Teen Shot Twice in Southwest Little Rock


LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A 15-year-old boy is recovering after being shot twice in an incident early Tuesday morning.

The Little Rock Police Department (LRPD) says the shooting happened in the 8500 block of Dreher Lane in a neighborhood just off Geyer Springs Road around 2.

While officers were at the scene of the shooting, the “VA hospital in downtown” reported that a shooting victim had been dropped off on their property by a red vehicle with three other people inside, a police report said.

After officers found the victim he was taken to Arkansas Children’s Hospital for treatment of gunshot wounds to the upper part of his right thigh. There’s no further word on his condition.

The police report says the shooting was reported to police after someone heard two gunshots and then looked outside to see someone limping in a parking lot towards a red vehicle.

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