Special Agents with the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division have been requested to assist the Stuttgart Police Department in the investigation of a deadly shooting that occurred at approximately 7:30 p.m. Monday at North Lowe and McKinley streets in Stuttgart.

According to initial statements provided to authorities, Natasha Russell, 21, of Stuttgart was the driver of a vehicle that entered the intersection when an unknown number of male individuals started shooting at the car.

Two passengers within the vehicle were hit by gunfire.

Robert Brown, 46, of Pine Bluff was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead. His body has been transported to the Arkansas State Crime Laboratory to determine the exact cause and manner of death.

Kevin Harvey, 56, of Stuttgart was transported to a Little Rock hospital with critical injuries.

The investigation is ongoing.