Two Arkansas cops – purportedly including Hackett Chief of Police Darrell Spells – were shot in Sebastian County on Wednesday and powers were plunging on the area where the suspected shooter was thought to be stayed.
Police were at the home of the charged shooter on Wednesday morning, however that individual was accepted to at present inside and not in police care, sheriff’s representative Philip Pevehouse told 40/29 News.
“We believe him to be holed up currently,” Pevehouse told The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette.
Three neighborhood divisions and the state police were reacting to the occurrence. Two police helicopters had been sent and The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette said a SWAT group was on the scene.
Police said the suspected shooter was conveying a self loading weapon, NEWS5 reported.
No data was given on the state of the officers, who were both taken to Sparks Hospital in Fort Smith, NEWS5 reported.
A man who addressed the telephone at the Sebastian County Sheriff’s Office declined to give additional data on the episode and told FoxNews.com that the division was “under crisis.”