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On November 28, 2010, just before 10:00 PM, North Little Rock police officers responded to 701 West 18th Street after a 911 caller reported a shooting near the basketball courts. Officers arrived and located a black male lying beside a car. The victim, who has been identified as Isaac Williams, 26, of North Little Rock, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Monday morning, at approximately 1:35 AM, North Little Rock police officers responded to the Shell gas station at 47th and Camp Robinson Roads after a 911 caller reported that the passenger in his car had been shot. Officers arrived and located the victim, who has been identified as Brandon Monroe, 21, also of North Little Rock. Monroe was pronounced dead at the scene.

This was North Little Rock's 4th and 5th homicides of 2010. Two additional shootings have been ruled justified by the Prosecuting Attorney's Office. One other officer involved shooting is still under review by the Prosecuting Attorney's Office. During 2009, the North Little Rock Police Department investigated 10 homicides.

Source: NLRPD press release

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