Update: Little Rock double murder now investigated by NLRPD

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Update (Wednesday, April 29)

NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- North Little Rock Police have taken over a double homicide investigation where two men were found dead in a vehicle last week in Little Rock.

LRPD officers answered a suspicious vehicle call on April 21 on the 3300 block of Broadway Street in Little Rock and found a white Ford Explorer with two men dead inside the vehicle.

According to a news release sent Wednesday by North Little Rock Police, the investigation led Little Rock Police detectives to a home on the 2900 block of E. Broadway in North Little Rock.

Detectives with North Little Rock Police ask if you have any information that could help in this case, call Detective Gibbons at 501-771-7149 or the NLRPD Tip Line at 501-680-8439. You can remain anonymous.

Original Story:

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Officers say there were called to an alley off 33rd Street, in between Arch and Broadway streets, after someone reported seeing a suspicious vehicle. 

Police have not released how the men died or their identities. 
Officers say there’s a chance the men weren’t killed in the alley. 
“Really right now it’s unknown if it occurred at this location or if it occurred somewhere prior and now they’re here or transported here,” said Officer Eric Barnes. Officers have not released any suspect information. 
This case marks five homicides in just over 48 hours in the Capital City.

“It’s been a rough week for sure,” Barnes added. “Detectives have been working nonstop to try and solve these cases, and believe we have some pretty good ledes on some of those. We’re working to try and close these cases and to try and have a little bit of peace in the community.”

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KARK/FOX16) – Little Rock Police are on the scene of a double homicide.

The scene is in an alley in between Arch and Broadway streets, near 33rd Street. You are asked to avoid the area.

According to LRPD, officers responded to a suspicious vehicle call. When they arrived, they found the bodies of two men inside a white SUV.

Police are currently determining if this particular area is the crime scene or if it happened somewhere else.

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