Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Wednesday, April 7, 2021

Arkansas Student SHOT at Junior High School in ‘Isolated Incident,’ Police Investigating

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Authorities say one student was injured and an Arkansas school district placed on lockdown following a reported shooting at a junior high school, Your Content has learned. A juvenile victim is alive, but in serious condition.

Pine Bluff Police are saying that a male suspect is currently in custody, his age unknown at this time.

Watson Chapel School District says the situation Monday morning was “contained” and in a Facebook post the district said the student was hurt in an “isolated incident,” reports NBC 4.

The school is in Pine Bluff, about 40 miles southeast of Little Rock.

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The Pine Bluff Police Department did not immediately return a call seeking a comment Monday, nor did the Watson Chapel superintendent, reports FOX 16.

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