Detective recovering after shooting at Arkansas Walmart

FORREST CITY, Ark. (AP) – About 100 people attended a community prayer service
in the eastern Arkansas city where two police officers were shot and wounded at
a Walmart earlier in the week. Family members say  one of the injured
officers remains in intensive care at a hospital in Memphis,  but
he is continuing to recover. The shooting happened Monday in Forrest City,
Arkansas. Authorities say the gunman died in an exchange of gunfire with the
officers. At Wednesday’s service at Ridgewood Baptist Church, Senior Pastor Jim
Whaley asked those gathered to pray for Watlington, the other wounded officer
and the gunman’s family.

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