Friday morning shooting leaves man dead in Pine Bluff

The Pine Bluff Police Department is in the early stages of a Homicide investigation. Shortly after midnight early Friday morning officers were called to the Beech Street Apartments at 2103 S Beech in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival they found an adult male gunshot victim on the parking lot. He was taken to an area hospital where he died a short time later.

At this time witnesses are being interviewed, but anyone with information is asked to contact the Detective Division at 870-730-2090 or Dispatch at 870-541-5300. The victim’s name is being withheld pending family notifications. This will be the 16th Homicide in Pine Bluff for 2021.