Skip to Main Content

Ongoing Investigation: Mayflower Shooting


Update on January 14, 2023, at 4:30pm: On January 14, 2023, at approximately 12:20pm, a shooting occurred on the westbound ramp of I40. Multiple shots were fired, and a male victim has been transported to a local hospital for trreatment. The current condition of the male victim is unknown at this time. The Mayflower Police Department is seeking the public assistance in locating a suspect, believed to be a black male driving a silver or gray four-door car. The suspect, last seen wearing a blue hoodie, left the scene headed westbound on I40. If you have information about this incident, please contact the Mayflower Police Department immediately at (501) 470-1000.

Traffic Update at 2:30pm: The westbound ramp is now open. 

The Faulkner County Sheriff's Office is currently assisting the Mayflower Police Department on scene of a shooting. The scene has been secured, and there is no evidence to suggest a threat to the public at this time. Please expect traffic delays throughout Mayflower and I40 at this time. The Westbound I40 ramp is currently closed to traffic. As a result, we encourage the public to utilize alternative travel routes if possible. As this is an ongoing investigation, no additional details will be released at this time. 


Crime Tip Hotline
Submit Via Email