Subscribe Register Login

TRAFFIC ALERT: Fatal wreck on U.S. 67/167 near Cabot slows weekend commute

Friday, August 29, 2014, 9:18 p.m.
Top Picks - Capture Arkansas

Man who vanished after argument now home safe

By Katie Doherty

This article was published February 6, 2013 at 9:13 a.m.

A 53-year-old man who disappeared after a Monday argument with his daughter has returned home safely, the Garland County sheriff’s office said Wednesday.

Hershel Winningham, who had last been seen walking on Arkansas 290 on Monday, was being sought by deputies who were concerned for his well-being. About two weeks before his disappearance, Winningham suffered head injuries in a car accident that have left him with diminished capacities, the sheriff’s office said.

Deputies were called Monday to an argument involving Winningham and his daughter in the 1700 block of Arkansas 290, deputies said. Winningham became angry, left the house and had last been seen walking into a field heading north toward the Andrew Hulsey Fish Hatchery, at 350 Fish Hatchery Road in Hot Springs. Deputies used launched a search, which included use of the mounted patrol.

“Winningham has returned home and is OK,” Garland County Lt. James Martin said in an e-mailed statement Wednesday.

Comments on: Man who vanished after argument now home safe

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

TOP JOBS

  • Pipe welders/fitters

    Combination pipe welders/fitters at Comfort Systems USA (Ark...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Pipe layer

    pipe layer Kajac’s Contractors in seeks utility construction...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Retail store mgr

    store managerretail Tobacco Store north little rockresponsib...
    FORREST CITY, AR

  • Library assistant i

    FT public service position at Rooker Library. Responsibiliti...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Driving instructors

    driving instructors neededday or Night, Full or Part Time. H...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 921 jobs >

Top Picks - Capture Arkansas
Arkansas Online