UPDATE: Suspect arrested in fatal White County shooting

Benjamin Peirce

WHITE COUNTY (KATV) - Deputies arrested the man they say shot a woman early Wednesday morning. The victim later died.

Benjamin Peirce was arrested Wednesday afternoon for the murder of Crystal Timberlake of Ward. Deputies said he also shot Robert Wayne Dixon of Bald Knob at a home on Highway 167 North in Bald Knob. Dixon was taken to a Little Rock hospital for treatment.

KATV's Justin Lewis is in White County. He will have the latest tonight on Channel 7 News at 6:00.