JOHNSON COUNTY (KFSM) – Troopers with Arkansas State Police have been requested to investigate a deputy-involved shooting in Johnson County, according to Public Information Officer Bill Sadler.
Sadler said ASP’s Criminal Investigation Division received the request late Thursday night (May 14th).
No other details about the shooting are being released by Arkansas State Police or by the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office at this time.
The Franklin County Sheriff’s Office posted a photo on their Facebook Friday morning (May 15th), saying “Our thoughts and prayers are with the family and our brothers and sisters in blue to our east”.
5NEWS Reporter Meredith Marney is at the Johnson County Sheriff’s Office at this time, and will bring you the latest information from the sheriff as it becomes available.