Police have arrested Mandrake Patterson. 27, in connection with a triple shooting in Northwest Arkansas that left his wife and mother in-law dead and another family member in critical condition.
Greenland Police say Patterson (photo below) faces charges of capital murder and attempted capital murder.
Betty Desalvo, 53, was found dead at the Elmwood Apartments in the 1000 block of N. Main in Greenland. Hope Patterson, 34, died this morning at Washington Regional Hospital and Denise Fulfer, 55, was in critical but stable condition at the hospital at last report.
Hope Patterson's mother was Betty Desalvo and Denise Fulfer is Desalvo's sister. All three lived at the address.
Washington County crime scene Investigators are still working the scene to gather more evidence.
Around 8:00 Thursday night, Greenland Police responded to a domestic disturbance call. When they arrived, they found three women with gunshot wounds. Two were transported to Washington Regional Hospital in Fayetteville. One was pronounced dead at the scene.
Two women are dead, and one other is injured, after a shooting in Greenland.
Greenland Police say they were called to a domestic disturbance on N. Main Ave. around 8:45 Thursday night.
When police arrived, they found one woman dead and two others with gunshot wounds.
The two gunshot victims were taken to the hospital, where one later died.
Police have one man in custody.