The Van Buren County sheriff’s office, with the assistance of the Arkansas State Police, is investigating a shooting that happened Saturday, April 26.
The incident happened on Rayney Lane off Highway 16, which is in the Jerusalem community in the western part of Van Buren County near the Pope County line, according to the news release.
The sheriff’s department received the call at 9:44 p.m. and was on the scene by 10:13 p.m.
Due to the nature of the incident, specific details are not being released until a thorough investigation has been completed and the 20th Judicial Prosecutor’s Office has reviewed the case. The case is expected to be turned over to the prosecutor’s office by week’s end.