JONESBORO, Ark. – Another shooting has happened in Jonesboro, marking at least three in the past 24 hours.
JPD officers were on the scene in the Keely/Richardson area in response to a gunshot wound victim Thursday morning, JPD confirmed. It was almost all the way down Keely Road, off of Richardson, which is off of Colony from South Stadium.
At about 9:40 AM, a victim suffered a gunshot wound to the leg and to the back. He was transported to a nearby area hospital and his condition is not known. He lost blood at the scene, as was seen in his driveway.
A witness said the suspect vehicle was a small candy apple red car with a loud sound system.
Schools/daycares were on lockdown nearby as the suspects were still wanted.
A nearby resident told a reporter this was a quiet neighborhood and that it concerned him for his children and others, too. He said some were home-schooled in the area.