Little Rock police say 20-year-old Antonio Hampton was determined to be the suspect and was arrested for second-degree domestic battery after being treated at the hospital. (Photo courtesy: Pulaski County Jail)
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) —
Little Rock police say a man injured in a Monday afternoon shooting on W. 19th Street is facing charges after a pregnant woman was also injured in the incident.
Officers tell Channel 7 the shooting occurred at a home in the 4200 block of W. 19th at 2:56 p.m.
According to a police report, 20-year-old Antonio Hampton was shot in the wrist and hand and 21-year-old Aaliyah Castillo, who is seven weeks pregnant, was shot in the head.
Hampton was determined to be the suspect and was arrested for second-degree domestic battery after being treated at the hospital. Police say he also faces charges of theft by receiving and a warrant out of Little Rock.
At the scene, authorities say Hampton continuously stated that “the gun just went off” and “that it was an accident.”
Castillo was transported to UAMS, but authorities say she was listed in stable condition.