UPDATE: Bryant police have confirmed that the suspect in the shooting of the Bryant Police Officer is dead.
Police shot and killed the suspect.
BRYANT, Ark. — Bryant Police Chief Carl Minden has confirmed that one of his officers has been shot.
Bryant PD is on scene of an officer involved shooting at this time at the Greens apartment complex. More information will be released as it comes available.
— BryantPD (@BryantPolice) December 24, 2019
A first responder said it was a female officer and she is expected to be okay.
It happened near the Target on Alcoa Road.
We have a crew heading towards the scene right now, and will update as soon as more information comes in.
— Benton Police Dept. (@BentonPoliceAR) December 24, 2019
The officer and the entire Bryant Police department is in our prayers right now. https://t.co/rcaZDrJ5Ke
— Conway Police Dept. (@ConwayPolice) December 24, 2019
We are praying for the @BryantPolice officer shot in the line of duty tonight. Please keep the officer and their family in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
— Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office (@SheriffPulaski) December 24, 2019