Police investigate Tuesday shooting


Pine Bluff Police are continuing their investigation into a shooting that was reported Tuesday night.

Christoper Savage, 25, told police he had been shot during a robbery attempt while standing outside his vehicle in the area of West 14th Avenue and South Blake Street.

Capt. Greg Shapiro said Savage was taken to Jefferson Regional Medical Center where he was treated for a non-life threatening gunshot wound to the arm.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact the police Detective Division at 730-2900. A reward may be available for information that leads to an arrest and conviction, and all calls will be kept confidential.

Anonymous tips may also be submitted to the department website at www.pbpd.org or through their Facebook page.

To text a tip, text “PBPD” and the message to 274637 (Crimes).