According to the department’s public information officer, Aric Mitchell, a man is in custody following a shooting early Monday night in Fort Smith.
The shooting happened near the corner of North A Street and 2nd Street around 7:15 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 27.
Mitchell also added that a female victim is in stable condition.
Officials are searching for a potential male suspect.
67-year-old Jesse Floyd Earls was arrested in connection with the shooting, police said.
Earls is in custody at the Sebastian County Jail.