LONOKE COUNTY ARMED DOMESTIC DISTURBANCES LEAVES ONE DEADDecember 19, 2013
Special Agents assigned to the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division are investigating a domestic disturbance which occurred in Lonoke County today that left one person dead and another wounded. The State Police investigation is underway at the request of the Lonoke County Sheriff’s Department.
At approximately 8:30 AM local authorities were called to 31 Watercrest North in Austin. Outside the home, sheriff’s deputies found Charlie Bryant who had sustained a single gunshot wound.
Near a vehicle parked at the home, deputies found the body of Bryant’s wife, Sharae who had also sustained a gunshot wound.
Charlie Bryant was transported to a local hospital for treatment and later released.
The body of Sharae Bryant along with evidence recovered at the shooting scene has been transported to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory.
An investigation by State Police is continuing.