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Crittenden County Newswire

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  1. Man killed at West Memphis gas station; suspect at largeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    ... wanted on first-degree murder charges. Anyone with information about Adair's whereabouts is asked to call Crittenden County Crime Stoppers at 870-732-4444. Copyright 2017 WMC Action News 5. All rights reserved. 1 comment

  2. Woman charged in stabbing deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Arkansas Online

    A Crittenden County woman was charged in the fatal stabbing of an acquaintance after the two fought at a Marion apartment complex, Marion Police Chief Gary Kelley said.

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  3. West Memphis teacher charged with possessing child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | WKRN

    ... force lead the investigation. The department received assistance from the Department of Homeland Security. Crittenden County Sheriff Mike Allen says his deputies assisted with Byrn's arrest. Byrn was listed as a math teacher at West Memphis High ...

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  4. West Memphis police seek critical shooting suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... ng dreadlocks. He may have left in a four-door grey sedan. If you have any information on this crime, call Crittenden County Crime Stoppers at 870-732-4444 or WMPD at 870-835-1210.

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  5. Marion "ideal location" for major project, chamber official saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | KAIT-TV

    MARION, AR - A 1,200-acre site in Crittenden County under consideration for auto plants twice in the past 15 years could be in the proverbial cards for another opportunity to land a plant, an official with the Marion Chamber of Commerce said this week. According to a report from Talk Business & Politics , Mike Dempster said officials are trying to get an option to buy the property.

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  6. Man struck by car in Crittenden Co. diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | KAIT-TV Jonesboro

    CRITTENDEN COUNTY, AR - Arkansas State Police confirmed a car hit a Memphis man early Wednesday morning in Crittenden County killing him. According to an ASP crash report, Terry J. Hayes, 56, was walking west on the eastbound lane of Interstate 40 at around 5:45 a.m. Then, a Dodge Charger headed east on the same interstate hit him.

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  7. Toddler injures himself with gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 24 | NWAonline

    A 3-year-old boy is in stable condition after he accidentally shot himself with an unsecured gun in a Crittenden County home Tuesday night, police said. West Memphis police officers were sent around 9:30 p.m. to a residence in the 1500 block of East Arrington Drive after a woman called 911 and said her son had been shot, said Capt.

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  8. Arkansas boy, 3, hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    A 3-year-old boy is in stable condition after he accidentally shot himself with an unsecured gun in a Crittenden County home Tuesday night, police said.

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  9. 2 landowners object to trail on levee's topRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | Arkansas Online

    ANTHONYVILLE -- A lawsuit in Crittenden County and maybe $200 worth of steel posts and wire have thrown a kink into the use of a trail for bicyclists and hikers topping 70 miles of levees along the Mississippi River between West Memphis and Marianna.

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  10. 2 landowners object to trail on levee's topRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | NWAonline

    A lawsuit in Crittenden County and maybe $200 worth of steel posts and wire have thrown a kink into the use of a trail for bicyclists and hikers topping 70 miles of levees along the Mississippi River between West Memphis and Marianna. Steel posts and wire block a gate installed for bicyclists and hikers on the Big River Trail on the Mississippi River levee near Anthonyville south of... The Big River Strategic Initiative last fall won rave reviews with the grand opening of the Big River Crossing -- a mile-long pedestrian and cyclist route across the Mississippi River, from West Memphis to Memphis, on the long-abandoned 100-year-old Harahan railroad bridge. 19 comments

  11. Lawmaker to retire from Ascent child careRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... is "a leading treatment program for physical and behavioral developmental issues." Earlier this month, a Crittenden County circuit judge set a November trial for four women charged in the death of Christopher Gardner, who was left in a hot van on ...

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  12. Prosecutor: Police Justified in Shooting of Arkansas TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | The Daily News

    ... to be a handgun, according to Ellington's letter. Several other officers, including deputies with the Crittenden County Sheriff's office, responded. Marion Police Chief Gary Kelley said the officers, who had been on paid administrative pending the ...

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  13. Police cleared in killing of teen near Arkansas youth centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... justified in using deadly force, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Officer Wesley Smith shot Aries Clark of Crittenden County outside the East Arkansas Youth Services facility on July 25 after Clark pointed what Smith thought was a handgun, according to ...

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  14. Police justified in shooting of Arkansas teen, prosecutor saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | Washington Times

    ... to be a handgun, according to Ellington's letter. Several other officers, including deputies with the Crittenden County Sheriff's office, responded. Marion Police Chief Gary Kelley said the officers, who had been on paid administrative pending the ...

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  15. Emergency New Orleans Sewerage & Water Board meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... previous address. Arkansas prosecutors determined the two officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old in Crittenden County were justified in their actions. Arkansas prosecutors determined the two officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old in ...

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  16. Lawyer for family of teen shot by Ark. cops will investigateRead the original story

    Aug 10, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... to be a handgun, according to Ellington's letter. Several other officers, including deputies with the Crittenden County Sheriff's office, responded. Marion Police Chief Gary Kelley said the officers, who had been on paid administrative pending the ...

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  17. Police cleared in slaying of teen near youth centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | NWAonline

    ... justified in using deadly force, a prosecutor said Wednesday. Officer Wesley Smith shot Aries Clark of Crittenden County outside the East Arkansas Youth Services facility on July 25 after Clark pointed what Smith thought was a handgun, according to ...

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  18. No charges filed in police shooting of Ark. teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2017 | ABC News

    ... to be a handgun, according to Ellington's letter. Several other officers, including deputies with the Crittenden County Sheriff's office, responded. Marion Police Chief Gary Kelley said the officers, who had been on paid administrative pending the ...

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  19. Indictments issued for adults in Lauderdale Co. high school drug bustRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | WTVM

    ... to suffer in agony. Arkansas prosecutors determined the two officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old in Crittenden County were justified in their actions. Arkansas prosecutors determined the two officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old in ...

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  20. Kilgore police arrest 2 suspects in Kilgore College-area car burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    ... he's grateful for. Arkansas prosecutors determined the two officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old in Crittenden County were justified in their actions. Arkansas prosecutors determined the two officers who shot and killed a 16-year-old in ...

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