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story.lead_photo.caption Police investigate a shooting Thursday night in Little Rock. - Photo by Ryan Tarinelli

A child and a woman were shot and injured Thursday night in Little Rock, according to a police spokesman.

Little Rock officers were dispatched at 9:20 p.m. to 2618 Lewis St. regarding a report of a shooting that had just occurred, according to an online dispatch log.

Lt. Michael Ford said a woman and a boy had both been shot in the leg.

F̶o̶r̶d̶ ̶s̶a̶i̶d̶ ̶t̶h̶e̶ ̶s̶h̶o̶o̶t̶i̶n̶g̶ ̶v̶i̶c̶t̶i̶m̶s̶ ̶w̶e̶r̶e̶ ̶m̶o̶t̶h̶e̶r̶ ̶a̶n̶d̶ ̶c̶h̶i̶l̶d̶.̶* Police said the victims were a woman and her grandson.

He said it was unclear Thursday night whether police had a suspect in custody. Two ambulances left the shooting scene Thursday night, and one of the people was seen being carried to an ambulance on a stretcher.

No further information about the shooting was available Thursday night.


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*CORRECTION: The victims of a shooting on Lewis Street on Thursday night were a woman and her grandson. Because of incorrect information released by police, their relationship was wrong in an earlier version of this story.

Metro on 11/10/2017


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