Monday, January 11, 2016
Police arrest third suspect in Red Lobster robbery
By Max Brantley
on Mon, Jan 11, 2016 at 6:34 AM
an attempted robbery and shootout Saturday
with a police officer at the Red Lobster
restaurant on West Markham Street.
Police surrounded a house at 32nd and Tyler, reportedly the home of the suspect's girlfriend, about 10:40 p.m. Sunday. Reporters on the scene said an arrest followed the firing of gas canisters into the house. Kenneth Nelson
, 25, of Little Rock, who'd been inside, was taken into custody.
Two other suspects, including a juvenile who was wounded in the shootout with Officer Shawn Bakr,
had been arrested earlier. Bakr is recovering from a gunshot wound to the shoulder and is expected to fully recover.
A Little Rock police SWAT unit was used late Sunday as officers arrested the third suspect in