Officer-Involved shooting on Rodney Parham and Reservoir Road

Little Rock Police are investigating after a Friday night officer-involved shooting.

Police say an officer was leaving a security detail job at Arkansas Revenue in Ashley Square along Rodney Parham Road and Reservoir Road around 8 p.m. when the incident occurred.

Little Rock Police Chief Kenton Buckner says the officer was approached by two suspects, who attempted to rob the off-duty officer.

Police say the officer and suspects exchanged gunfire, resulting in the death of one of the suspects.

The officer was in uniform and driving an unmarked car at the time of the shooting.

Chief Buckner says they have brought in two people for questioning.

Police have not released the name of the officer but say they are unharmed.

Stay with KATV for the latest on this developing story.

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