Little Rock police ID man killed in overnight homicide on West 28th Street

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Little Rock police are investigating a deadly overnight shooting at a home near the intersection of 28th and Peyton Street.

According to the Little Rock Police Department’s website, officers were alerted to the scene after a ShotSpotter activation in the 4400 block of West 28th Street, just after 2 a.m.

Police say when they arrived at the scene, they found 37-year-old Jason Watson suffering from a gunshot wound. Emergency personnel took him to a local hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

Watson’s body was taken to the Pulaski County Coroner’s Office for autopsy. Detectives are currently interviewing witnesses and taking statements.

This is a developing story, we will have more information as it becomes available.

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