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Following a gunshot on Sunday afternoon, Brandon Ringo of North Little Rock police makes an arrest



North Little Rock, Arkansas – The North Little Rock Police Department has made an arrest in connection with a gunshot that happened on Sunday and injured one person, according to department officials.

Officers responded to reports of a gunshot incident at the junction of JFK and McCain Boulevard at 11:49 a.m., according to investigators.

Officers discovered an adult male victim who had at least one gunshot wound lying on the ground when they arrived. After being taken to a nearby hospital, the man is receiving treatment for a non-life-threatening wound.

The NLRPD reported that they were able to find the suspect, Latarryes Bush, 20, in the 3900 block of North Cypress after speaking with witnesses and obtaining a description of the suspect’s car.

After being placed under arrest, Bush later told investigators that the victim’s refusal to give Bush a portion of his property was the reason behind the incident. Charges against him include attempted capital murder, aggravated robbery, battery in the first degree, felon in possession of a firearm, and possession of a Schedule Six controlled substance with intent to supply.

Bush was taken to the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility, according to the police, where he is being held without bond.

Anyone with information about this event is asked to contact Detective William Williams at 501-771-7151 or NLRPD officials at 501-680-8439.



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