Suspects shoot window Sunday in Jonesboro

A Jonesboro Police Department patrol car. Photo by Stan Morris.

JONESBORO, Ark. – Someone decided to give a neighborhood an unnecessary scare Sunday.

Officer Jacob Daffron with Jonesboro Police Department took the call at the 300-block of State Street in Jonesboro, in reference to shots heard. According to the report, he searched the area and was flagged down on Cedar Heights Drive by a woman who advised the windows of her residence at the 1800-block of Cedar Heights had been shot.

The window frame and screen were damaged, the officer observed, with it appearing a bullet had been fired from close range in an upward trajectory, according to the report.

The window was to her child’s bedroom.

The woman noticed a bullet and brought it to the officer’s attention. A .25 round and casing was recovered.

Police are investigating. Call Crimestoppers at 935-STOP to earn cash for tips.

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