Report: Suspect Shot by Police in Trumann

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TRUMANN, AR — An investigation is under way after an officer-involved shooting early Tuesday afternoon approximately 20 miles southeast of Jonesboro.

According to KAIT, Trumann police say as they were conducting a parolee check near Pine Street, they saw a suspect start running away from them.

A few officers ran after the suspect, who was eventually shot in the chest, but is still alive, KAIT reports.

Police reportedly told KAIT that the suspect was armed, and a gun was recovered at the scene.

None of the officers involved in the shooting were injured, according to the report.

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