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Newport Independent
Woman taken by knife point, stabbed in NewportNewport Police Department issued this press release on a kidnapping/stabbing on
Woman taken by knife point, stabbed in Newport
Newport Independent / Posted 13 days ago
Newport Police Department issued this press release on a kidnapping/stabbing on Tuesday:On April 19, 2016, at about 8:42 p.m, Newport Police Department officers responded to a residence on Dewey Street in reference to a person being stabbed. The... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Newport Man Accused of Stabbing Ex-Girlfriendheld on $100,000 bond after being accused in the stabbing of his ex-girlfriend.
Newport Man Accused of Stabbing Ex-Girlfriend
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 15 days ago
held on $100,000 bond after being accused in the stabbing of his ex-girlfriend. In a news release issued Wednesday, the Newport Police Department said Eric Dinwiddie, 28, faces charges of Kidnapping, Domestic Battery and Intimidating a Witness... Read more
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Newport Independent
Newport Woman Killed in Shooting Friday NightAccording to a press release prepared by Lt. Patrick Weatherford of the Newport
Newport Woman Killed in Shooting Friday Night
Newport Independent / Posted 15 days ago
According to a press release prepared by Lt. Patrick Weatherford of the Newport Police Department, an investigation is ongoing into a shooting that occurred late Friday night.On April 15, at about 11:31 p.m., Newport Police Department officers were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Newport man, 18, arrested in killingpolice officers took Ellis to the Jackson County jail Tuesday evening, accordin
Newport man, 18, arrested in killing
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
police officers took Ellis to the Jackson County jail Tuesday evening, according to a Jackson County official. A Newport Police Department news release states that the investigation is ongoing and that more arrests are possible in the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Man Arrested in Newport Homicide CaseNewport, authorities say. Andwelle S. Ellis, 18, of Newport was taken into cus
Man Arrested in Newport Homicide Case
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
Newport, authorities say. Andwelle S. Ellis, 18, of Newport was taken into custody on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Newport Police Department. Ellis is accused of killing Vanessa Thomas, police said. The suspect's first hearing is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Newport woman fatally shot in carneighborhood, police reported. One or more persons opened fire on the vehicle,
Newport woman fatally shot in car
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
neighborhood, police reported. One or more persons opened fire on the vehicle, striking it several times, according to the Newport Police Department. Vanessa Thomas, 30, was fatally struck at least once. The driver of the vehicle took Thomas to a... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Newport Woman Killed in Shooting Last NightNEWPORT, AR (KTHV) -Newport Police Officers were dispatched to the area of Hout
Newport Woman Killed in Shooting Last Night
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
NEWPORT, AR (KTHV) -Newport Police Officers were dispatched to the area of Hout Circle around 11:30 pm Friday night in reference to a shooting. The preliminary investigation into this incident shows that victim Vanessa Thomas, 30, from Newport, was... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Woman Shot and Killed in Newport Friday Nightone other car, one home and the Shearer Community Center were hit with bullets.
Woman Shot and Killed in Newport Friday Night
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 19 days ago
one other car, one home and the Shearer Community Center were hit with bullets. The shooting is being investigating by the Newport Police Department and the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigations Division. Anyone with information about the... Read more
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Newport News-Times
News Times Citizen�s Police Academy to begin this monthThe Newport Police Department will soon be hosting its fifth Citizens� Police A
News Times Citizen�s Police Academy to begin this month
Newport News-Times / Posted 29 days ago
The Newport Police Department will soon be hosting its fifth Citizens� Police Academy. The Citizens� Police Academy provides an opportunity for community members to learn more about the roles and responsibilities of the local law enforcement. For... Read more
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Isle of Wight County Press
Looking back at the Isle of Wight, April 1 2016in the first year of a Tory administration at the IW Council. Pickets were out
Looking back at the Isle of Wight, April 1 2016
Isle of Wight County Press / Posted 30 days ago
in the first year of a Tory administration at the IW Council. Pickets were out at locations, including the IW College, Newport Police Station and County Hall, where there was a mass rally. Nearly 300 people attended the rally, including... Read more

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