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UPDATE: Little Rock man shot, killed on Christmas Eve

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LITTLE ROCK (KATV) - A Little Rock man was shot and killed Christmas Eve afternoon.

Police were called to 15th & Adams Street around 3:30 Tuesday afternoon where they found 23-year-old Austin Burks shot in the head. He later died at a hospital.

A witness told police she had just dropped off Burks at his home, when the driver of older model burgundy Nissan Maxima opened his door and shot Burks four to five times.

The shooter reportedly drove off southbound on Adams St. before witnesses were able to identify him.

 

 

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