A Hot Springs man was apparently shot Friday morning at approximately 11:00AM following an altercation.
The incident occurred at the 100 block of Pullman Street.
According to reports, Shantell Henry, 26, was shot once in the abdomen area and in the right hand while he struggled with another man over a handgun.
The argument started over a woman.
The victim drove himself across the street to the Shell Superstop where he sought help.
Hot Springs Police Officers responding to the scene arrested the suspect, Anthony Taron Smith, 25, of 100 Wafer Circle in Hot Springs a few blocks away. Smith was arrested without incident. Smith is being charged with First Degree Battery, Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons and Possession of a Defaced Firearm. The Domestic Battery bond was set at $20,000.
Henry was transported to Mercy Hospital by LifeNet where is was listed in stable condition as of Saturday afternoon. Henry was able to identify the suspect to Hot Springs Police Detectives before being transported to the hospital.
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