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White County deputies arrest 3 suspects in homicide of 19-year-old

White County deputies responded to a home in Kensett after a report of someone being shot and found a 19-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound.

WHITE COUNTY, ARKANSAS, Ark. — White County deputies responded to a home in Kensett after a report of someone being shot and found a 19-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound, according to the sheriff's office.

The incident reportedly took place around 2:15 a.m. on Oct. 27 when the man identified as Tommie Welton was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died.

Three suspects were arrested and charged with capital murder. 

The White County Sheriff's Office identified Jonathan Henderson, Quinton Brown, and Ashton Williams as the men involved in Welton's death.

Williams was additionally charged with aggravated assault and unlawful discharge of a firearm from a vehicle.

We will update this article with more information as it becomes available.