One dead, 6 hurt in Jonesboro shooting, one suspect at large

Two men wanted in connection with Jonesboro shooting that left one dead, six injured

 

JONESBORO, Ark. (KTHV) -- Jonesboro police are searching for a second suspect after a deadly shooting inside a nightclub on Saturday night.

Police say it happened after a fight at The Basement on South Main Street.

18-year-old Monterio Barnes died at the scene and at least six other people were hurt. Police had warrants out for 19-year-old Chauncey Thomas and 20-year-old Jaciel Lane, and Thomas turned himself in on Sunday.

Lane is still on the run and should be considered armed and dangerous. Both men face first degree murder charges as well as battery charges.

If you have any information, you are asked to contact the Jonesboro Police Department at 870-935-6710.

Stay with THV11 and thv11.com for more details as they become available. 

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