UPDATE: Little Rock police arrest suspect connected to shooting in the River Market that injured 4

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UPDATE (September 11):

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Little Rock Police have arrested a man in connection to a shooting that injured 4 people.

19-year-old Kevontay Barnes has been arrested in connection to the River Market shooting that happened last weekend.

According to Little Rock Police, he is facing four counts of First Degree Battery.

Original Story:

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Police in the area of the River Market heard gunshots around 11 p.m. Saturday evening.

When police responded they observed several people running away from the area.

Police found Aerian Jackson, 22, who had been shot in the arm and chest.

Witnesses said that a man pulled a gun out of a fanny pack and began shooting at them.

Police later received a call about more victims that had arrived at Arkansas Children’s hospital that were related to the River Market shooting.

The victims, a 17, 16 and 12-year-old, had been shot during the events at the River Market. Police say all three were treated and in stable condition.

The identity of the shooter is unknown.

Police are still investigating the situation.

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