Jack­sonville man held in LR shoot­ing

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette - - ARKANSAS -

A 28-year-old man was ar­rested Mon­day in a shoot­ing on Hal­loween, ac­cord­ing to a re­port.

Au­thor­i­ties ar­rested Jeremy Alan Bar­rett of Jack­sonville in the shoot­ing of 32-yearold Shawn Ram­sey, who was wounded at a Lit­tle Rock apart­ment com­plex on Hal­loween, ac­cord­ing to a po­lice re­port.

Ac­cord­ing to the po­lice re­port, au­thor­i­ties went to the apart­ment com­plex at 619 Brook­side Drive and found Ram­sey with two gun­shot wounds.

Ram­sey told po­lice that he and Bar­rett were inside an apart­ment when Bar­rett stuck a nee­dle into Ram­sey’s girl­friend’s arm. Ram­sey said he then be­gan to fight Bar­rett, ac­cord­ing to the re­port.

The re­port said Ram­sey told po­lice that Bar­rett then pulled a firearm and shot him.

Bar­rett faces one count of first-de­gree bat­tery and one count of pos­ses­sion of firearms by cer­tain per­sons, ac­cord­ing to the re­port.

He was listed on Pu­laski County jail’s in­mate ros­ter Tues­day night.

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