Samuel Chatman Death | Passed Away | Obituary
Samuel Chatman Death – Dead: A great loss was made known to InsideEko. As friends and families of the deceased are mourning the passing of their loved and cherished Samuel Chatman.
Statement from the Helena-West Helena Police Department:
On Tuesday, July 21, 2020, at approximately 7:50pm, the Helena-West Helena Police Department responded to a shooting call at
301 Ladino Street, the Ladino Market, West Helena, Phillips County, Arkansas. According to the store clerk, a male identified as Samuel Chatman, age 78, was fatally shot by a male subject identified as Curtis Holder, age 57, who was engaged in a dispute with Chatman inside the store. At which time, Holder pulled a handgun out and started firing shots at Chatman.
Paramedics were called to the scene and Chatman was pronounced dead on the scene. Holder has been arrested and charges are pending upon the conclusion of the investigation.
We are still working on getting more details about the death, as family statement on the death is yet to be released.