Two people dead including one juvenile in 2 separate shootings in Little Rock

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) - The Little Rock Police Department is investigating two separate shootings that happened on opposite sides of the city.

The first shooting happened near the 10400 block of Stardust Trail in south Little Rock while the second happened on Green Mountain Drive in West Little Rock at the Pleasant Pointe Apartments.

Police say they are investigating both shootings as homicides.

Police believe the Stardust Trail shooting to be a drive-by shooting. Lieutenant Steve McClanahan said witnesses said they saw a car leaving the scene directly after the shooting.

McClanahan said the Pleasant Pointe Apartments shooting happened roughly 16 minutes after the Stardust Trail shooting. The victim, a 14-year-old male, died due to the injuries sustained from the shooting inside the apartment.

These were the second and third shootings to happen Monday.

Stay tuned to THV11 and THV11.com for more information as it becomes available.

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