NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — North Little Rock police have identified 18-year-old Jaydin Alford as a suspect in the shooting death of one man at West Scenic Apartments on Friday, August 5.
Officers were called to the scene in reference to a shooting, where they located a male victim suffering from at least one gunshot wound.
The victim, later identified as 21-year-old Jaylen Talley, was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died due to his injuries.
Alford was transported to the North Little Rock Justice Center where he was interviewed and charged with first-degree murder.
Alford is being held without bond pending his initial court appearance on August 9, 2022.
We encourage anyone who may have information regarding this incident to contact the North Little Rock Police Department Tip Line at (501) 680-8439 or Detective Coburn at 501-771-7155. Those with information can remain anonymous.
This investigation is ongoing. We will update this article with more information as it becomes available.