LONOKE COUNTY, Ark. – Lonoke County deputies are investigating after a shooting left one dead and two injured Saturday.

According to Lonoke County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a shooting just outside of Ward City on Cocklebur Road at about 5:40 p.m.

After arriving on the scene, deputies said they found one person dead and two with minor injuries.

Deputies said the alleged suspect fled the scene before they arrived.