HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say a police officer in Arkansas has died following a shooting during a traffic stop that also left a suspect wounded.
The Hot Springs Police Department says Officer Brent Scrimshire conducted the traffic stop about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday in Hot Springs and Scrimshire and the suspect were shot.
The department says Scrimshire was taken to a hospital, where he died.
The name and condition of the suspect weren’t immediately released.
The investigation has been turned over to Arkansas State Police.
(This story was originally published on March 11, 2020)