A North Little Rock police officer shot a man Monday afternoon at the Broadway Motel.
According to a news release from department spokesman Sgt. Amy Cooper, an undercover investigator with the department was in the area of 2800 E. Broadway when a black man with a handgun approached the investigator.
The investigator shot the man, who was transported to a local hospital. His injuries are not life-threatening, the release said.
Neither the investigator nor the suspect were identified.
The officer was placed on administrative leave in accordance with departmental policy.
Metro on 10/22/2019
CORRECTION: An earlier version of this story and its headline stated that gunfire was exchanged. The injured man did not shoot at police.