Five dead bodies were found inside the house. The sheriff's office said the two adult women and three juvenile girls ranged in age from 8 to 50 years old. Deputies said they are all believed to be related. _That information was later updated here_.
The sheriff's office said the incident was believed to be an isolated incident and there was no danger to the public.
The Pope County Sheriff's and Arkansas State Police investigation was ongoing.
KTHV-TV reports investigators said guns were involved, but they do not have a suspect in custody nor a possible motive.