Izard County
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Melbourne, Arkansas
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08/26/2013

SHOOTING REMAINS UNDER INVESTIGATION

 A Wednesday night, August 21st shooting at 465 Wideman Road, Oxford residence of Mike Rush remains under investigation. Izard County Sheriff Tate Lawrence said that he and deputies along with investigators of the Arkansas State Police responded to that residence about 9:30 p.m. that night after the resident occupant, the shooter, called central dispatch and advised that he had shot Ted Foreman. Foreman, age 50 was pronounced dead in the living room floor at the scene by Izard County Coroner Eddie Howard.   Sheriff Lawrence said the investigation is being conducted by the sheriff’s department and the state police, and once that is complete the results will be provided to 16th Judicial District Prosecutor Don McSpadden for a determination of charges.

 

 

News Release, For Immediate Release, August 26, 2013, POC: Sheriff Tate Lawrence, 870 368 4203