Little Rock police have identified the victims of a shooting as a father and son. The two men, Marvin Jenkins Sr. and Marvin Jenkins Jr., were found with gunshot wounds and died at the scene. The investigation is ongoing.
Little Rock police have identified the victims of a fatal shooting that occurred on Friday evening as a father and son. The victims have been named as Marvin Jenkins Sr., aged 47, and Marvin Jenkins Jr., aged 21.
The incident took place near the intersection of Mabelvale Drive and Mabelvale Circle, prompting a 911 call just after 4:50 p.m. When officers arrived at the scene, they found both men suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Despite the efforts of medical personnel to save their lives, the father and son succumbed to their injuries on-site.
In order to determine the exact cause of death, the bodies of Marvin Jenkins Sr. and Marvin Jenkins Jr. were transported to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for an autopsy. The police investigation is ongoing, and no suspect information has been released at this time.
This tragic incident has left the community in shock and mourning. Little Rock police are urging anyone with information regarding the shooting to come forward and assist in their investigation. They can contact the LRPD at 501-371-4660.
It is essential for the police to gather as much information as possible to bring justice to the victims and their grieving family. The community’s cooperation is crucial in solving this case and ensuring the safety and security of Little Rock residents.
This incident serves as a reminder of the importance of community engagement and cooperation with law enforcement. By working together, residents can help prevent and solve crimes, ultimately creating a safer environment for all.
As the investigation progresses, Little Rock police will continue to provide updates to the public. It is hoped that these updates will bring some closure to the community and aid in the pursuit of justice for the Jenkins family..