West Memphis shooting victim dies during emergency surgery, police say

West Memphis homicide investigation. (Claudia Taylor)

WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — The West Memphis Police Department confirmed they are investigating a homicide at the Park Plaza apartment complex.

The incident happened around 9 p.m. Tuesday.

According to authorities, the man was rushed to the hospital and died as doctors tried to perform emergency surgery late last night.

So far, the man’s name and possible suspect information has not been released.

This is an ongoing investigation.