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Friday Nov 27 | via Benton Courier
The parents of a 2-year-old child who died this week after an accidental shooting are still being detained in the Saline County Detention Center on a $100,000 bond. Tabitha Ashley, 23, and Phillip Ashley, 27, both of Benton, are facing charges of manslaughter and endangering the welfare of a minor. Comment?
Thursday Nov 26 | via NWAonline
A Saline County judge Wednesday set bail at $100,000 each for the parents charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of their 2-year-old child. Tabitha Ashley, 23, and Phillip Ashley, 27, both of Benton, were arrested Monday after police were called about 1:35 p.m. Nov. 17 to a shooting at the couple's residence at 812 Nelson Court. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 25 | via The Columbus Dispatch
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Tuesday Nov 24 | via The Raw Story
An Arkansas couple has been charged with manslaughter after their 2-year-year old son accidentally shot himself with a .45 caliber pistol and died of a wound to his head, authorities said on Tuesday. The parents, Phillip and Tabitha Ashley, 27 and 23 respectively, were arrested on Monday. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via Benton Courier
The Benton Police Department responded to Days Inn early Monday morning in reference to a possible hostage situation. It was reported to officers that a suspect was holding another individual against their will with a firearm. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 24 | via Daily Mail
Parents charged with manslaughter after 2-year-old son shot himself in head just 'weeks after being found alone in street' Bladen's mother charged with third-degree child endangerment after he was found wandering the streets in only a diaper and jacket in late October Arkansas police charged two Benton parents with manslaughter and endangering the welfare of a minor on Monday in the November 17 shooting death of their two-year-old son. Tabitha Ashley, 23, and 27-year-old Phillip Ashley were charged after their son Bladen accidentally shot himself in the head with a handgun last week and additional charges are possible. Comment?
Monday Nov 23 | via Arkansas Times
The Benton Police Department has announced the manslaughter arrest of parents in the death of a two-year-old who shot himself in the head with a .45 pistol in his home. KARK previously had identified the child as Doyle David Ashley. 1 comment
Thursday Nov 19 | via NWAonline
A Benton man has been arrested on manslaughter and drug charges in connection with a three-vehicle crash Tuesday in Benton that left one woman dead, police said in a news release. At 7:40 a.m., Benton police were called to a three-vehicle crash on Edison Avenue near the intersection with Pope Drive. Comment?
Monday Nov 16 | via ArkansasBusiness.com
It looks like things are going from bad to worse for Kevin Kinsey, a former employee of Landers Toyota of Little Rock. Comment?
Oct 21, 2015 | via Arkansas Times
At least one contested judicial race seems likely next year. Prosecuting Attorney Cody Hiland of Conway apparently has decided to run for an open seat on the state Court of Appeals created by Rhonda Wood's successful race for the Arkansas Supreme Court. Comment?
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