Monticello Crime

Monticello Crime

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Recent Crime News

  • Mayor candidate's wife arrested in murder plot

    Sunday Oct 21 | via NWAonline 

    A Monticello woman whose husband is running for mayor was arrested Thursday after attempting to hire a contract killer, authorities said. Stephanie Rogers, 48, faces charges of conspiracy to commit capital murder and solicitation to commit capital murder, according to a news release from the Arkansas State Police.

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  • Former candidate/wife of current Monticello candidat...

    Friday Oct 19 | via Arkansas Times 

    Today has an intriguing story though lacking in all the details just yet about a murder conspiracy involving a former political candidate: Stephanie Hill Rogers, an unsuccessful 2016 candidate for the Monticello City Council and wife of former Monticello Mayor Joe Rogers, was arrested Thursday for allegedly conspiring to commit capital murder and criminal solicitation to commit capital murder. Stephanie Hill Rogers, 48, is being held at the Drew County Detention Center.

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