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Local Updates from ABC News Radio for Little Rock.

Wednesday
Apr232014

Suspect in Fatal Shooting Surrenders to Police

(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) -- A man being sought by Little Rock Police for murder has been taken into custody.

Police said 21-year-old Darrell L. Freeman, Jr. turned himself in around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday. He faces a charge of first-degree murder.

The charge stems from a deadly Monday night shooting on the 1700 block of Bryant Street. Police officers found 20-year-old Bernard Sherrod suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police said Sherrod was taken to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.

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Tuesday
Apr222014

Man, 21, Sought After Fatal Shooting in Little Rock

Little Rock Police Department(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) -- Police are searching for a 21-year-old man who they suspect is the person that pulled the trigger in a deadly shooting in Little Rock on Monday night.

The shooting was reported around 7:30 p.m., with police being called to the 1700 block of Bryant Street. There, officers found 20-year-old Bernard Sherrod suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police said Sherrod was taken to a local hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Police have since identified Darrell L. Freeman, Jr. as a suspect in the shooting. Anyone with information on Freeman's whereabouts is asked to contact Little Rock Police.

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Monday
Apr212014

Woman Sought After Shooting that Left Man Hospitalized

(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) -- A 21-year-old woman is being sought in connection with a shooting in Little Rock on Sunday afternoon that left one person injured.

Police responded to the 3000 block of Adams Street around 12:25 p.m. and found 22-year-old Zachary Buchanan suffering from a gunshot wound. Witnesses told police that Buchanan and his girlfriend were in the area when a vehicle pulled up, and a woman exited the vehicle and shot Buchanan, before fleeing the scene.

Buchanan was taken to an area hospital for treatment.

Police said warrants are being obtained for the 21-year-old woman identified as the suspect in the shooting.

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Friday
Apr182014

Little Rock Bank Robbed Friday Morning

(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) -- Police are searching for a man who robbed a Little Rock bank on Friday morning.

Police said a man entered the bank, located on the 200 block of West Capitol, around 9:30 a.m. and gave a teller a note demanding money. The teller reportedly complied.

The suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash.

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Thursday
Apr172014

Man Charged with Murder After Victim Dies

(LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) -- Charges have been upgraded against a man accused in a shooting in Little Rock over the weekend, after the victim died on Wednesday.

Lemen Arana, 32, died on Wednesday from injuries sustained when she was shot in the head on Sunday on the 8400 block of Stanton Road, according to Little Rock Police.

Juan Montalba, 25, was arrested and initially charged with battery in connection with the shooting. However, police said with the woman's death, Montalba's charge has been upgraded to first-degree murder.

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