Arkansas State Police investigating homicide, officer-involved shooting in Flippin
Officers with the Arkansas State Police are investigating a homicide that led to an officer-involved shooting in Flippin.
Officers with the Flippin Police Department responded to a call at an apartment complex on 8th Street Tuesday night.
When officers arrived, they found Kathryn Park, 40, dead inside the apartment. They then found two others assaulted outside the apartment. Officers moments later encountered Richard Wayne Hudson, 42, of Glenpool, Okla., in the backyard. They asked Hudson to obey commands. Investigators say when he didn't an officer shot him. Investigators say Hudson remains hospitalized.
Investigators have not released any names of the victims or suspect. The chief of police placed the officer involved on administrative leave.