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1 dead, 1 seriously injured following Friday afternoon shooting in Monroe County



Monroe County, Ark. – According to the police officials, the shooting started as an argument.

The shooting occurred around 5:16 Friday in the 500 block of Pine Street.

The responding officers found two victims.

Police said one of the victims was pronounced dead at the hospital and the other victim suffered life-threatening injuries.

They were later identified as 23-year-old Tyquan Parks – pronounced dead at hospital and 24-year-old Michael Perry is being treated for life-threatening injuries.

Law enforcement officials arrested and charged Rydarius Craig and Christopher Howton with first-degree murder and first-degree battery.

This story will be updated.