Update: Suspect wanted in LR officer-involved shooting arrested at hospital

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LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – A man local police were looking for in a weekend officer-involved shooting has been found at a hospital.

The Little Rock Police Department (LRPD) said late Tuesday morning that Tyler Deshawn Ashford, 18, was in custody at Baptist Health.

He was identified as a suspect on Monday in the case where a LRPD officer was shot at while on patrol in the area of  28th and Longcoy. The area is just off Barrow Road on the city’s west side.

Ashford faces a charge of criminal attempt to commit capital murder.

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