LumseyAn El Dorado man is being held on a $500,000 bond in connection with the February 17 death of a Crossett man.

Curtis E. Lumsey, 37, of El Dorado, is suspected of first-degree murder, tampering with evidence and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon in connection with the death of 27-year-old Brian A. Smith of Crossett.

Smith’s body was discovered when police responded to a call of a shooting shortly after 11:45 p.m. on February 17 at a residence located on W. First St. in El Dorado.

Smith had one wound to his upper left shoulder and another to the abdomen. The body was taken to the state Crime Laboratory to determine the cause and manner of death.