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Crawford County Newswire

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  1. Prosecutor States Trooper's Shooting Near Mountainburg As "Justified"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Following an investigation by the Crawford County Prosecuting Attorney's office, the shooting involving state trooper Josh Elmore and Gil Antonio Ramirez-Lemus has been labeled as "justified." "Trooper Elmore was defending himself and others from the use or imminent use of deadly physical force by Gil Antonio Ramirez-Lemus," prosecuting attorney Mark McCune stated in a release.

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  2. 5NEWS Employee ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... ice. Liza Danver, who began working at the station last month, was stopped by a trooper on Interstate 540 in Crawford County at 11:14 p.m., according to a State Police report.

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  3. A Thursday, yes, Thursday open lineRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 11 | Arkansas Times

    ... CONTINUES: An item from the Times Record mentions a ceremony in which three elected officials in Crawford County changed their party affiliation from Democrat to Republican on Tuesday. These are low-level county positions - county clerk, circuit ...

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  4. Counties survey damage as floodwaters recedeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | NWAonline

    ... tetanus shots Wednesday as a precaution as they worked in previously flooded areas. In western Arkansas, Crawford County Office of Emergency Management coordinator Dennis Gilstrap said road crews had found scores of washed-out county roads and ...

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  5. Three Formerly Democratic Crawford County Officials Become RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Crawford County Clerk Teresa Armer, Circuit Clerk Sharon Blount-Baker and Coroner Pam Wells all attended the Crawford County Republican Committee meeting on Tuesday evening , officials said. "It is a great time to be a Republican in Arkansas", said Republican Party of Arkansas Chairman Doyle Webb.

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  6. Arkansas State Police Identify Officer Involved In Crawford County ShootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... offices, officials said. Elmore was assigned to the Arkansas State Police Highway Patrol Division Troop H in Crawford County and has been a trooper for one year, the release states. "State police policy requires a state trooper to be placed on ...

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  7. Man trooper shot near I-49 identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Arkansas Online

    Crawford County prosecutor Marc McCune on Tuesday identified a man who was shot during a confrontation with an Arkansas State Police trooper Monday.

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  8. Man Shot By Trooper Recovering In River Valley HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 5NEWSonline.com

    A 45-year-old man is recovering in a River Valley hospital after an Arkansas State Police trooper shot him three times Monday in Crawford County, officials said. Gil Antonio Ramirez-Lemus of Springdale, who was shot twice in the stomach and once in the leg, had surgery at Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith and is expected to survive, said Marc McCune, Crawford County prosecuting attorney.

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  9. Watch: Friends Who Played with Morgan Nick on Night She Disappeared Discuss Case for First TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | FOX16

    ... Nick might look like today, two decades after her abduction from a Little League baseball field in Alma (Crawford County). "The amazing recovery of Jaycee Dugard and the three Cleveland women show us that now, more than ever before, long-term ...

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  10. Police: Van Buren Robbery Suspects Run Out Of Gas While Fleeing, Get ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... bbery and theft. The two girls were not identified because they are minors. The two men were booked into the Crawford County Detention Center, and the two girls were taken to a juvenile detention center.

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  11. Police: Four arrested in home invasion, robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | 4029TV.com

    ... so involved. All four subjects were charged with aggravated robbery and theft. The men are being held at the Crawford County Jail and the juveniles were transported to a Juvenile Detention Center.

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  12. Van Buren Chamber celebrates 60th Anniversary, awards Iverson Riggs honor to Lisa HuckelburyRead the original story

    Monday Jun 8 | The City Wire

    ... Club of Van Buren. She is a United Way volunteer, a graduate of the Citizens Police Academy and Leadership Crawford County. She has also played key role in the "Penny for Our Future" campaign and served as the Volunteer Chairman for Leadercast-Van ...

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  13. ASP Investigates Officer-Involved Shooting In Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Arkansas State Police is investigating an officer-involved shooting that took place in Crawford County on Monday , authorities say. At 6:20 a.m., an Arkansas State Trooper on patrol found a man walking along the southbound shoulder of the interstate.

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  14. State trooper shoots, wounds pedestrian on Interstate 49Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Arkansas Times

    The State Police reported this afternoon that it's investigating the wounding of a pedestrian on Interstate 49 near Mountainburg who reportedly made a threatening gesture toward the trooper with a rock this morning. The report: The Arkansas State Police is investigating an officer involved shooting incident that occurred in Crawford County along Interstate 49 near the 32 mile marker, north of Mountainburg.

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  15. Police: State trooper shoots man in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Arkansas Online

    Arkansas State Police are investigating the shooting of a man by a state trooper Monday morning on Interstate 49 north of Mountainburg, according to a news release.

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  16. 200 Cows Stranded By Flood Waters In Crawford CountyRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2015 | WICU12 Erie

    ... ibler, the trapped animals are the only cows in the area, according to Gill. He has been in contact with the Crawford County Department of Emergency Management, and they are working to see how they can assist with the situation, Gill said.

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  17. Van Buren Theft Suspect Arrested, Was Traveling With Missing 15-Year-Old GirlRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... found in Franklin County where the two were staying, authorities said. The theft suspect was booked into the Crawford County Detention Center and is being held on a no-bond warrant, according to the Van Buren Police Department. 1 comment

  18. Police: Man wanted out of Florida arrested on theft charges, found with missing teenRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | 4029TV.com

    ... later located in Franklin County, the area where both subjects has been staying. Mason is being held in the Crawford County Jail on a "No Bond Warrant" along with charges related to the Van Buren Wal-Mart theft case.

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  19. RV Park Submerged in Water, Roads Closed in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    ... remains closed Tuesday morning due to water covering the road, dispatchers said. Several other roads across Crawford County also remain closed, including: Highway 282 at the Grotto Hole, the low-water bridge on Pevehouse Road in Van Buren, Orrick ...

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  20. Power Lines Down Along Alma Highway in Crawford CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | 5NEWSonline.com

    Power lines are down along Alma Highway in Crawford County Tuesday morning , according to dispatchers at the Crawford County Sheriff's Office. The downed lines, which are located around the 5300 block of Alma Highway, were first reported to authorities during Monday night's storms, dispatchers said.

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