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Police: One hurt in gunfire in Hot Springs



Hot Springs, Arkansas – The Hot Springs Police Department is looking into a shooting that happened there and resulted in one injury.

Officers from the Hot Springs Police Department responded to shots fired on Friday about 7:49 p.m. in the vicinity of West St. Louis Street and Central Avenue.

Soon later, a 911 call was made reporting a person with a gunshot wound at the emergency room of National Park Medical Center, reaching the communications center of the Hot Springs Police Department.

The patient was flown to a hospital in Little Rock for medical attention. The matter was taken over by the Criminal Investigative Division in response.

At this moment, the victim’s identify has not been made public.

This investigation is still ongoing. Anybody with information on the incident is asked to contact Detective Mark Fallis at 501-441-5681, according to the police.