15 year old school shooting victim has died

Update:  4:30 pm Pine Bluff PD just sent the following to deltaplexnews.com and other media outlets recanting their earlier press release.


The victim of the shooting at Watson Chapel Junior High School has not died. Bad information was released. The hospital will keep us updated directly to prevent further erroneous.

Lieutenant David DeFoor

Training Coordinator/PIO

Pine Bluff Police


Deltaplex Radio has learned from a high ranking PBPD source that the victim is on life support and medical team does not expect him to survive.

Statement at 3PM from Pine Bluff Police


I just received word and confirmed that the juvenile who was shot this morning at Watson Chapel Junior High School in Pine Bluff has died from his injuries.

Deltaplexnews will have more when information becomes available.