One person was killed and four others were injured after a shooting at a rap concert in Newport, Arkansas, early Sunday, police told KAIT-TV in Jonesboro.
A 19-year-old woman was killed and four other people were injured in the attack, which occurred during a Fredo Bang performance around 2:30 a.m., the television network reported, without indicating the status of the incident. the four wounded. One victim was airlifted to a hospital for further treatment.
Two suspects were taken into custody but were not immediately charged, Lt. Mark Harmon told KAIT-TV. Harmon said he anticipates more arrests to be made.
Newport officials and Newport police did not immediately return calls and emails from The Associated Press seeking comment.
Newport is a small town of about 8,000 people located 90 miles (145 kilometers) northeast of Little Rock.
This story was originally published on February 5, 2023 8:32 p.m.
Source: El Nuevo Herald