posted: 07/23/2014 3:12 a.m.
A 20-year-old Little Rock man, once considered an up-and-coming musician, accepted a 25-year prison sentence on Monday for armed robberies in which some of the victims were lured with Craigslist ads that promised discount electronic equipment.
posted: 07/23/2014 3:11 a.m.
A 20-year-old North Little Rock man accepted a 35-year prison sentence on Monday for killing a 15-year-old boy whose body was found in a Pulaski County field.
posted: 07/22/2014 3:38 a.m.
A Pulaski County jury will hear testimony about how a North Little Rock man volunteered to sit in a police officer's vehicle as the officer tended to the man's critically burned girlfriend in May 2013, a judge ruled Monday.
posted: 07/22/2014 3:31 a.m.
A 39-year-old Little Rock man whose 5-year-old son died in a car wreck when the man was driving with drugs in his system cried as he accepted a probationary sentence on Monday.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:40 a.m.
Deshaun Scott, who said his wife's fatal shooting was an accident and not first-degree murder, was found guilty Friday of a lesser charge of second-degree murder.
posted: 07/19/2014 2:37 a.m.
The two men accused of killing a pizza restaurant employee during an armed robbery at Little Rock's Park Plaza mall each blames the other for the fatal holdup, a Pulaski County circuit judge heard Friday.
posted: 07/18/2014 3:31 a.m.
Deshaun Scott told a Pulaski County jury Thursday that he did a lot of bad things the November 2012 night his wife was shot to death.
posted: 07/17/2014 3:50 a.m.
Deshaun Scott left his wife's dead body on the side of a Little Rock street after she was fatally shot, but that doesn't mean he murdered her, his lawyer told a Pulaski County jury Wednesday.
posted: 07/16/2014 3:44 a.m.
Darrell Dennis, the Little Rock murder suspect whose arrest while on parole prompted a legislative review of the prison system's early-release programs, is not mentally ill, according to the results of a psychological review received Tuesday by a Pulaski County circuit judge.
posted: 07/15/2014 3:13 a.m.
A 28-year-old Little Rock man on Monday accepted a 60-year prison sentence for his role in the November 2011 slaying of a man killed by mistake.
posted: 07/11/2014 2:17 a.m.
A former McClellan High School football coach who killed one friend and maimed a second in a drunken-driving crash was sentenced to 10 years' probation Thursday after his friends, among them former NFL player Keith Jackson, and the dead man's family testified to his good works as a mentor to generations of young men.
posted: 07/09/2014 4:02 a.m.
His wife was a sometimes-prostitute, a "wild girl" and "drama queen" who would taunt him with graphic photos of her sex partners, but she was also the beautiful love of his life, the 34-year-old Little Rock man accused of her death told police.
posted: 07/08/2014 3:29 a.m.
A Little Rock man arrested with his slain cousin's ring in his pocket admitted Monday to killing the woman, a beloved elementary school cafeteria worker, and accepted a 50-year prison sentence.
posted: 07/08/2014 3:26 a.m.
A 32-year-old Little Rock man accused of killing his father and another man in separate instances in October 2012 was acquitted of murder charges Monday on mental health grounds.
posted: 07/04/2014 2:27 a.m.
Pulaski County Circuit Judge Tim Fox did not follow court-mandated guidelines when he ruled that the state's new voter identification law was unconstitutional, state lawyers argue in an appeal of his decision to the Arkansas Supreme Court.