Two Teens Killed in Dumas Shooting

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DUMAS, AR – Two teenagers are reported dead in a shooting incident.

The Dumas Police Department says it happened Thursday afternoon on Evergreen Street.

The scene is in a neighborhood next to the north boundary of Dumas High School, reports our content partner MonticelloLive.

MonticelloLive reports that the victims have been identified as Michael Reeves and Kentarious Madden, both 18. The suspect is Vernyell Mosby, 32, who is charged with two counts of capital murder and is being held without bond.

Dumas Police say officers were called to Mosby’s home around 9:30 p.m. Thursday and were given permission to search the home. They found the bodies of the victims in the kitchen under a pile of rugs.

Mosby reportedly told police that a fight had led up to the shooting.

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