(NEXSTAR) – Two people were killed and eight others wounded in shooting at grocery store in south Arkansas Friday, police say.

Nexstar’s KARK reports that one of those people shot was a law enforcement officer. Arkansas State Police say the alleged shooter was shot by law enforcement and arrested.


Arkansas Governor issues statement on deadly Mad Butcher grocery store shooting in Fordyce

The shooting happened at the Mad Butcher grocery store in Fordyce, authorities say.

At least 10 people were injured in a shooting at the Mad Butcher grocery store in Fordyce, Arkansas on Friday, June 21, 2024. (Photo by Cate Skinner/KARK)

“My prayers are with the victims and all those impacted by this,” Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders said in a statement.

This is a developing story; the Associated Press contributed to this report.