BENTON, AR (KTHV)-Benton Police are searching for two suspects accused of invading a home and shooting the occupant Friday night.
Benton Police were dispatched to the Dogwood Lake Apartments on Highway 5 North after a report of a disturbance with shots fired. Upon arrival officers found a victim inside an apartment suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.
Based on information gathered at the scene, detectives were able to determine the suspects forcibly broke into the victim's apartment and physically assaulted him. The suspects then took some items from the apartment and fled the scene.
The suspects were described at black males in their 20's with one having a beard. They were last seen leaving the scene in a silver passenger car. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he is being treated for his wounds.
Anyone with information is being asked to call the Benton Police Department 778-1171 or 315-TIPS.