JACKSONVILLE, Arkansas — On Tuesday, June 30, at 7:21 a.m., officers with the Jacksonville Police Department responded to a residence on Coffelt Road for a report of a gunshot victim.
Upon arrival, officers entered the residence and discovered a male victim deceased from a gunshot wound. The victim was later identified as 31-year-old Gregory Michael Stricklen of Carlisle.
Police have arrested 27-year-old Alexander Luigi Zaio in connection to the homicide. He has been charged with Murder 1st Degree, Aggravated Assault, and Possession of Firearm by Certain Person.
Zaio will be held at the Pulaski County Regional Detention Facility with No Bond.
Police are encouraging anyone who may have information regarding this homicide to please contact the Jacksonville Police Department at (501) 982-3191 or the Jacksonville Police Department Tip Line at (501) 982-4636.
This is an ongoing investigation and further information will be provided when it becomes available.