Little Rock Police investigating two Memorial Day Weekend homicides

Little Rock Police investigating two Memorial Day Weekend homicides

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- The Little Rock Police Department is investigating a homicide on the 8000 block of Scott Hamilton and a homicide on Asher Avenue.

21-year-old Tanisha Roby's body was found outside near a trailer in a trailer park on the 8000 block of Scott Hamilton around 9:40 a.m. Saturday.  She was reported missing by her sister around 2 a.m. on Saturday morning after she didn't return home from work. She was last seen around 9:30 p.m. on Friday leaving Foodwise on Baseline, where she worked.

Police have not yet determined her cause of death.

The second homicide happened around 3:30 Saturday morning. 19-year-old Kendrick Scales was shot and dropped off at a local hospital where he later died.

Suspects have not been identified for either homicide. Police do not think the two homicides are related. Stay with THV11 and THV11.com as these stories develop.

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