Italian tourist murdered in Little Rock

Police investigating Little Rock's 36th homicide. (Courtesy: KATV)


Little Rock police have identified the victim in Friday's homicide as 31-year-old Carlo Marigliano.

According to the victim's family, Marigliano, was visiting Little Rock from Italy and spoke limited English and was traveling with an Italian tour group when he decided to break away and explore the city alone.

The victim’s family tells KATV they are flying in from Italy and the Italian Consulate is getting involved in the investigation.

Little Rock police are not releasing any suspect information.

Original Story:

Police are investigating a Friday night homicide that happened at 1601 N. Shackleford.

Officers say a driver was shot and then crashed his vehicle into the side of an apartment building.

This is the 36th homicide in Little Rock in 2017 and the 4th homicide since Monday.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Little Rock police.

Stay with KATV for the latest on the investigation.

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