Suspect Killed, Officer Wounded in Arkansas Shootout
(Bryant, AR) A Bryant, AR police officer was wounded and a man was killed in a shootout late Tuesday night.
The officer was responding to an alarm at a Fred’s Store on Hwy 5 in Bryant last night when he spotted a man near the building.
The two exchanged gunfire.
Officer Scott Johnson was wounded and the suspect was killed.
The officer has since been released from a Little Rock hospital.
The suspect, Thomas Ray “Tommy” O’Dell was wanted for first degree murder and aggravated robbery in Illinois.