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Saturday night homicide in Pine Bluff, police investigating



Pine Bluff, Arkansas – According to Pine Bluff Police Department, on Mach 26 at about 11:30 p.m. officers responded to a residence at 720 West 26th Ave in reference to a shooting.

When they arrived at the scene, they found the body of an adult male outside of the residence with apparent gunshot wounds.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. His name is being withheld pending the notification of next of kin.

The investigation is still in the early stages and there is no suspect information at this time. The body will be taken to the Arkansas State Crime Lab to determine the cause and manner of death.
Detective Division asks anyone with information to contact at 870-730-2090 or dispatch at 870-541-5300.

Information can also be shared via social media on the department’s Facebook page.

According to Pine Bluff Police Department, this is the 7th homicide in 2022.