Arkansas Democratic Party Chair Dies After Shooting

Arkansas Democratic Party

Bill Gwatney is pronounced dead after being shot three times at the party headquarters in Little Rock.

Police say they apprehended a suspect by shooting him. He later died. His motive is so far unknown.

Obama statement: “Michelle and I are heartbroken…We’re praying for his family and friends and all who worked with him and loved him.”

Joint Clinton statement: “His leadership and commitment to Arkansas and this country have always inspired us and those who had the opportunity to know him.” Read it here.

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