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Crime in Arkansas

Three claim interest in Democratic nod for House District 9

posted: 07/24/2016 3:48 a.m. Discuss

Teacher Candace Jeffress of Crossett said Thursday that she wants to be the Democratic nominee in House District 9 in the Nov. 8 general election, and former state Rep. Johnnie Bolin of Crossett said he is leaning toward seeking the nomination.

Man gets 55 years; shot teen

posted: 07/24/2016 3:47 a.m. Discuss

FAYETTEVILLE -- A Lowell man has been found guilty of attempted second-degree murder and possession of a firearm in the shooting of a Springdale teen last year.

Bail set at $500,000 for Taylor man, 75

posted: 07/24/2016 3:46 a.m. Discuss

MAGNOLIA -- Bail has been set at $500,000 for a man charged in the death of a Taylor woman.

Police beat

posted: 07/24/2016 3:42 a.m. Discuss

LR man shot in leg; police seek gunman

Clarendon police officer shot at multiple times

updated: 07/23/2016 5:14 p.m. Comments 2

Someone shot at a Clarendon police officer, hitting the officer's house Saturday morning, the Monroe County sheriff's office said.

Victim shot in leg at Little Rock liquor store, expected to survive

posted: 07/23/2016 3:12 p.m. Discuss

A person was shot in the leg at Pic-Pac Liquor on West 12th Street in Little Rock Saturday, police said.

Man faces charges after officer bitten

posted: 07/23/2016 5:41 a.m. Comments 4

A 32-year-old man is accused of biting a North Little Rock officer on the hand and spitting in his face Thursday night, according to a police report.

5 held after 1 shot in dispute at home

posted: 07/23/2016 5:40 a.m. Discuss

A shooting, a burglary and a domestic dispute at a south Pulaski County house sent five people to jail Friday, according to reports from county sheriff's office.

Two in car pull gun, rob woman on street

posted: 07/23/2016 5:24 a.m. Discuss

A woman was robbed at gunpoint Thursday morning while walking on South Valentine Street in Little Rock, according to a police report.

Man gets 15 years on two sex counts

posted: 07/23/2016 3:35 a.m. Discuss

When Eddie Paul Davis arrived at Faulkner County Circuit Court for a hearing in March on a rape conspiracy charge, sheriff's deputies took advantage of his presence in the county and arrested him on a second charge of Internet stalking of a child.

August hearing set in corpse-abuse case

updated: 07/23/2016 3:34 a.m. Discuss

PARAGOULD -- A woman who police say hid the remains of her boyfriend in her home for a year to collect his Social Security benefits will be charged with abusing a corpse and fraud in Greene County Circuit Court in August.

Charge is now murder in case of sat-on infant

posted: 07/23/2016 3:33 a.m. Discuss

A man who admitted to sitting on a 3-month-old boy now faces a murder charge in Faulkner County, according to court documents filed Friday.

Body ID’d; police treat it as homicide

posted: 07/23/2016 3:31 a.m. Discuss

The Arkansas State Police has identified Ricky L. Partin as the body of a man found in June in southeast Johnson County near the Pope County line.


posted: 07/23/2016 3:22 a.m. Discuss

The following burglaries are from reports collected from the Little Rock and North Little Rock police departments. The names listed are of those who reported a burglary and the dates are when the crime is believed to have taken place. Cammack Village data are not included.

Corvette stolen from Arkansas car lot found wrecked, abandoned, police say

posted: 07/22/2016 3:16 p.m. Comments 3

A Chevrolet Corvette stolen from the lot of a car dealership earlier this week in Jonesboro was found wrecked and abandoned Thursday in Crittenden County, according to police.





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