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Recent Crime News
Yesterday | via NWAonline
The Pope County sheriff's office said Monday it was investigating the shooting death of an Atkins man as a homicide. The sheriff's office issued a news release saying deputies responded to a shooting at 2223 Edwards Road in Atkins at 12:55 a.m. Monday and found a wounded Hurley, who lived at the address. Comment?
Monday Apr 25 | via The Courier
A man has been charged Friday in the death of a Russellville woman whose body was found in a Conway motel room. An employee at the Days Inn found the body of Susan Heather Stubbs, 41, lying face down on the floor of the room just before 6:30 p.m. March 6. Police said in a court affidavit filed Friday that Stubbs died of strangulation after a cord was wrapped around her neck by her boyfriend, Scotty Gardner, 53, of Mayflower. Comment?
Wednesday Apr 13 | via The Courier
A shooting at the 1000 block of East 'M' Street in Russellville put a nearby daycare facility on lockdown at approximately 8:59 a.m. Tuesday morning. Detectives determined after a preliminary on-scene investigation that a black male had shot a firearm toward a residence near the daycare while he was driving a maroon Toyota Camry. Comment?
Friday Apr 8 | via The Courier
Yell County Sheriff Bill Gilkey announced Thursday three men have been arrested in connection with the murder of Clifton Randy Jackson, whose body was discovered at his home near Havana on March 28. According to Chief Deputy John Foster, Jackson's body was discovered by a relative who lived nearby. Sheriff's investigators, along with investigators from the Arkansas State Police , responded to the scene and conducted the follow-up investigation. Comment?
Mar 22, 2016 | via The Courier
The following individuals appeared during felony bond hearings conducted by District Judge Don Bourne on Friday at the Pope County Detention Center. Their names, ages, anticipated charges and bond amounts are listed. Comment?
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