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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Budget, then can go home, legislators saythe state's pay plan and "is looking at merit pay as the alternative right now.
Budget, then can go home, legislators say
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 hours ago
the state's pay plan and "is looking at merit pay as the alternative right now." Senate Democratic leader Keith Ingram of West Memphis said the proposed Revenue Stabilization Act is "a compromise. It's a good conservative budget, and hopefully... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Former Tiger Bowers to host camp this summer at Heliasplays for Orlandina Basket of Lega Basket Serie A. But who knows where he’d be
Former Tiger Bowers to host camp this summer at Helias
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 hours ago
plays for Orlandina Basket of Lega Basket Serie A. But who knows where he’d be if not for the Boys and Girls Club of West Memphis, Ark. It was there — on North Missouri Street, as it just so happens — that he played his first game of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Casino kitchens serious about homegrownto stay competitive. Arkansas has no tribal-owned gambling, but betting is all
Casino kitchens serious about homegrown
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
to stay competitive. Arkansas has no tribal-owned gambling, but betting is allowed on greyhound races at Southland Park in West Memphis and thoroughbred races at Oaklawn Park in Hot Springs. State law allows gambling on electronic devices at the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Murdered Marion teen’s family has a message for the killersleast four gunshots. Family members told WREG the shooting happened during a h
Murdered Marion teen’s family has a message for the killers
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 11 hours ago
least four gunshots. Family members told WREG the shooting happened during a home invasion. Macklin was a 10th-grader at West Memphis High School -- a football player with big dreams that family members say were taken away far too soon. "It was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
6 apply to open charter schoolschallenging education programs to underserved communities." Connections Charte
6 apply to open charter schools
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
challenging education programs to underserved communities." Connections Charter School, sponsored by Aretha Coleman of West Memphis, would serve up to 150 pupils in kindergarten through sixth grade within the Marion School District. The... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Comcast Raises Monthly Data Limit for Arkansas Customers2015 will soon be given a data increase, the company announced. The company st
Comcast Raises Monthly Data Limit for Arkansas Customers
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 2 days ago
2015 will soon be given a data increase, the company announced. The company started testing data caps for customers in West Memphis, Benton, Bryant, Jacksonville, Maumelle, North Little Rock and Little Rock. On Wednesday, Comcast announced... Read more
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11 News Houston
Arkansas health officials urge measles awarenessShelby County Health Department has confirmed the measles in Memphis - directly
Arkansas health officials urge measles awareness
11 News Houston / Posted 3 days ago
Shelby County Health Department has confirmed the measles in Memphis - directly across the Mississippi River from West Memphis, Arkansas. Measles is a highly contagious viral infection that begins with a high fever, runny nose, cough and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 charged in fraud with Medicaid billsstate Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced Wednesday. Pamela Pollard, 36
2 charged in fraud with Medicaid bills
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
state Attorney General Leslie Rutledge announced Wednesday. Pamela Pollard, 36, of Marion and Lacasha Perry, 38, of West Memphis were each arrested on one count of Medicaid fraud, Rutledge said in a news release. According to an affidavit... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Two Arkansas Women Arrested for Medicaid Fraudnot rendered from May to July 2014. The billing totaled at least $1,407.84. T
Two Arkansas Women Arrested for Medicaid Fraud
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
not rendered from May to July 2014. The billing totaled at least $1,407.84. Thirty-eight-year-old Lacasha Perry of West Memphis was also arrested on one count of Medicaid fraud. She is accused of billing for services not rendered in July... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Arkansas health officials urge measles awarenessShelby County Health Department has confirmed the measles in Memphis - directly
Arkansas health officials urge measles awareness
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
Shelby County Health Department has confirmed the measles in Memphis - directly across the Mississippi River from West Memphis, Arkansas. Measles is a highly contagious viral infection that begins with a high fever, runny nose, cough and... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Funny money suspects face real felony chargesthree people face are very real. Jonesboro police arrested Barry Lee Young, 39
Funny money suspects face real felony charges
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
three people face are very real. Jonesboro police arrested Barry Lee Young, 39, of Memphis; Jamie Wade Honshell, 42, of West Memphis; and Corinne E. Loo, 32, of Millington, TN, on suspicion of first-degree forgery. Tuesday evening Officer Keith... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
Collierville initiative seeks to match education system with employers’ needsat the Collierville offices of MCR Safety, a maker of protective gloves, glasse
Collierville initiative seeks to match education system with employers’ needs
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
at the Collierville offices of MCR Safety, a maker of protective gloves, glasses and garments. He's former president of the West Memphis school now known as Arkansas State University Mid-South and a leader with an initiative called the Greater... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man charged with murder in Forrest City stabbingsearch for suspect who broke into elementary schoolPolice search for suspect wh
Man charged with murder in Forrest City stabbing
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 days ago
search for suspect who broke into elementary schoolPolice search for suspect who broke into elementary school Police in West Memphis are searching for a person who broke into an elementary school. Police in West Memphis are searching for a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas officials urge measles awareness after 6 cases confirmed in MemphisShelby County Health Department has confirmed the measles in Memphis — directly
Arkansas officials urge measles awareness after 6 cases confirmed in Memphis
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Shelby County Health Department has confirmed the measles in Memphis — directly across the Mississippi River from West Memphis. Measles is a highly contagious viral infection that begins with a high fever, runny nose, cough and red eyes.... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
State police identify driver in triple fatality crash in Terrebonne Parishwestbound in the eastbound lane and impacted a 2012 Freightliner 18 Wheeler bei
State police identify driver in triple fatality crash in Terrebonne Parish
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 5 days ago
westbound in the eastbound lane and impacted a 2012 Freightliner 18 Wheeler being driven by 42 year old Maurice James of West Memphis, AR. The preliminary investigation indicates that all three occupants of the Honda Civic were unrestrained at... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
State police identify driver in triple fatality crash in Terrebonne Parishwestbound in the eastbound lane and impacted a 2012 Freightliner 18 Wheeler bei
State police identify driver in triple fatality crash in Terrebonne Parish
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 5 days ago
westbound in the eastbound lane and impacted a 2012 Freightliner 18 Wheeler being driven by 42 year old Maurice James of West Memphis, AR. The preliminary investigation indicates that all three occupants of the Honda Civic were unrestrained at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Outlaws can’t get bead on I-30 trackof his career trying to solve I-30. “When we first started racing sprint cars,
Outlaws can’t get bead on I-30 track
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
of his career trying to solve I-30. “When we first started racing sprint cars, we made a lot of weekend trips over to [West] Memphis on Friday night and Little Rock on Saturdays, so we could get two races in for the weekend,” said Pittman,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Top man in Senate keeps jobCommittee. Irvin chairs the Senate City, County and Local Affairs Committee. S
Top man in Senate keeps job
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Committee. Irvin chairs the Senate City, County and Local Affairs Committee. Senate Democratic leader Keith Ingram of West Memphis said the informal consensus of the Senate Democratic Caucus' 11 members is to support Dismang to be the Senate's... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Troopers: Speed, alcohol factors in crash that killed 3Houma. The Civic continued westbound in the eastbound lane and collided with a
Troopers: Speed, alcohol factors in crash that killed 3
The Houma Courier / Posted 5 days ago
Houma. The Civic continued westbound in the eastbound lane and collided with an 18-wheeler driven by Maurice James, 42, of West Memphis, Ark., police said. The preliminary investigation indicates that all three occupants of the Honda were... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Troopers: Speed, alcohol factors in crash that killed 3Houma. The Civic continued westbound in the eastbound lane and collided with a
Troopers: Speed, alcohol factors in crash that killed 3
The Daily Comet / Posted 5 days ago
Houma. The Civic continued westbound in the eastbound lane and collided with an 18-wheeler driven by Maurice James, 42, of West Memphis, Ark., police said. The preliminary investigation indicates that all three occupants of the Honda were... Read more
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Variety
‘Southwest of Salem’The West Memphis Three may be the most famous recent victims of satanic paranoi
‘Southwest of Salem’
Variety / Posted 6 days ago
The West Memphis Three may be the most famous recent victims of satanic paranoia run amok, but the same year those teenage metalheads were convicted of murder, four women in San Antonio suffered similar wrongful arrests based largely on fears of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watch19, 2016, Chapter 7. WEST FORK Shanna Kimball (aka Shanna Lynnette Kimball), P
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
19, 2016, Chapter 7. WEST FORK Shanna Kimball (aka Shanna Lynnette Kimball), P.O. Box 1061, April 20, 2016, Chapter 7. WEST MEMPHIS Barbara Daniels, P.O. Box 5037, April 14, 2016, Chapter 13. WILTON David and Wanda Payne (aka Wanda Daniel),... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Air pollution down in eastern Arkansashave predicted that the new standard will have no impact within Arkansas' borde
Air pollution down in eastern Arkansas
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
have predicted that the new standard will have no impact within Arkansas' borders. Eddie Brawley, study director for the West Memphis Area Transportation Study, said he wasn't worried about the new standard because the county's ozone levels were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Wrestling skeptics due for lump of coal, Virginiaand you know that they abound and give to your life its highest beauty and joy.
Wrestling skeptics due for lump of coal, Virginia
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
and you know that they abound and give to your life its highest beauty and joy. Alas! How dreary would be the world if West Memphis had not given us Sid Eudy, aka Sid Vicious, Sid Justice and Sycho Sid? It would be as dreary as if there were... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Witness's death not cause to end case against Arkansas businessman, U.S. arguesa 21/2-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to accepting bribes from Suhl
Witness's death not cause to end case against Arkansas businessman, U.S. argues
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
a 21/2-year prison sentence after pleading guilty to accepting bribes from Suhl through the deceased witness and a former West Memphis city official, Phillip Carter. Carter also pleaded guilty and is serving a 2-year sentence. Suhl's attorneys... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
LR Central Tigers show up in all pink for opposing team's coach's wife battling cancerturned into an emotional night for everyone at the game. Tuesday marked Little
LR Central Tigers show up in all pink for opposing team's coach's wife battling cancer
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
turned into an emotional night for everyone at the game. Tuesday marked Little Rock Central High School's matchup against West Memphis, but it was much more than a baseball game. Coach Rusty Passini said earlier in the fall, he heard that West... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Statesmen neededApril 5, 1998, after a fortuitous meeting with him. At the time, my husband was
Statesmen needed
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
April 5, 1998, after a fortuitous meeting with him. At the time, my husband was the president of the Chamber of Commerce in West Memphis, and we were able to attend the national convention in Washington, D.C. Senator Bumpers was a guest speaker, and... Read more
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The Advocate
Three dead in Terrebonne Parish 18-wheeler crashfrom the vehicle. Each was pronounced dead at the scene. Seatbelts were worn b
Three dead in Terrebonne Parish 18-wheeler crash
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
from the vehicle. Each was pronounced dead at the scene. Seatbelts were worn by the pickup truck’s driver, 41-year-old Jessie Albritton, of Houma, and the 18-wheeler’s driver, Maurice James, of West Memphis, Arkansas. They sustained minor inju... Read more
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The Advocate
Three dead in Terrebonne Parish in three-vehicle crash, including 18-wheelerfrom the vehicle. Each was pronounced dead at the scene. Seatbelts were worn b
Three dead in Terrebonne Parish in three-vehicle crash, including 18-wheeler
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
from the vehicle. Each was pronounced dead at the scene. Seatbelts were worn by the pickup truck’s driver, 41-year-old Jessie Albritton, of Houma, and the 18-wheeler’s driver, Maurice James, of West Memphis, Arkansas. They sustained minor inju... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Early morning crash claims 3 lives in Terrebonne Parishworn by the pickup truck's driver, 41-year-old Jessie Albritton, of Houma, and
Early morning crash claims 3 lives in Terrebonne Parish
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 10 days ago
worn by the pickup truck's driver, 41-year-old Jessie Albritton, of Houma, and the 18-wheeler's driver, Maurice James, of West Memphis, Arkansas. They sustained minor injuries. Copyright 2016 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This... Read more
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examiner.com
CD review: Canada's A Rebel Few bring blue-collar heavy on As the Crow Fliesand image than riffs and melody. A Rebel Few took form a few years back when b
CD review: Canada's A Rebel Few bring blue-collar heavy on As the Crow Flies
examiner.com / Posted 11 days ago
and image than riffs and melody. A Rebel Few took form a few years back when bassist Adam Shortbreed connected with former West Memphis Suicide members Chris Raposo (vocals, guitar), Barry Martin (guitar), and Chris Spiers (drums). Despite their... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State's grades show schools slipped in '15; only 10 schools earned A's, down from 162County Special School District; Quest Middle School of Pine Bluff charter schoo
State's grades show schools slipped in '15; only 10 schools earned A's, down from 162
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
County Special School District; Quest Middle School of Pine Bluff charter school; Jackson and Wonder elementaries in West Memphis School District; Eastside New Vision Charter School in Warren School District; and Westside Elementary School in... Read more
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NBC News
When Sheriffs Won't Obey the Lawactive enforcement efforts," the Department of Homeland Security said in a Feb.
When Sheriffs Won't Obey the Law
NBC News / Posted 13 days ago
active enforcement efforts," the Department of Homeland Security said in a Feb. 5, 2015, report. In one such incident, West Memphis police officer Brandon Paudert and another officer pulled over a sovereign citizen named Jerry Kane and his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Bankruptcy watchRoberson, 509 Kelly St., April 12, 2016, Chapter 13. Vanessa Hegler, 433 Burne
Bankruptcy watch
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Roberson, 509 Kelly St., April 12, 2016, Chapter 13. Vanessa Hegler, 433 Burnett Road No. 4, April 12, 2016, Chapter 13. WEST MEMPHIS Melvina Campbell, 715 Foxwood St., April 11, 2016, Chapter 13. WHITE HALL Bobby Joe Luster, 2601 North... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State's grades show schools slipped in '15County Special School District; Quest Middle School of Pine Bluff charter schoo
State's grades show schools slipped in '15
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
County Special School District; Quest Middle School of Pine Bluff charter school; Jackson and Wonder elementaries in West Memphis School District; Eastside New Vision Charter School in Warren School District; and Westside Elementary School in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medicaid strategy faces test in session's gridlockare most concerned about the outcome than they are on the process," he said. B
Medicaid strategy faces test in session's gridlock
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
are most concerned about the outcome than they are on the process," he said. Both Senate Democratic leader Keith Ingram of West Memphis and House Democratic leader Michael John Gray of Augusta said last week that Hutchinson should focus more on... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Governor set on fast fix for billsaid. "They want that end result, and this is a way to achieve that end result.
Governor set on fast fix for bill
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
said. "They want that end result, and this is a way to achieve that end result." Senate Democratic leader Keith Ingram of West Memphis said, "It's best for everybody to go home and take a deep breath and think about this [line-item veto... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Medicaid vote short in Senatetimes in the House before it ultimately won the required 75 votes for approval.
Medicaid vote short in Senate
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
times in the House before it ultimately won the required 75 votes for approval. Senate Minority Leader Keith Ingram of West Memphis said it wasn't easy for Gov. Mike Beebe, a Democrat, "to get that 27th vote" in the Senate for authorizing... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Disturbing Video: Mother Beaten While Laying in Bed With BabyA West Memphis woman is making news after she brutally beat up a 23-year-old mo
Disturbing Video: Mother Beaten While Laying in Bed With Baby
Gossip on This! / Posted 16 days ago
A West Memphis woman is making news after she brutally beat up a 23-year-old mother laying in bed next to her 11-month-old baby. Shatarvara Smith was arrested and charged with aggravated residential burglary, aggravated assault and second-degree... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hogs’ oft-injured RB Kody Walker on mend againspring for the Razorbacks, and underwent surgery Wednesday. Bielema issued a s
Hogs’ oft-injured RB Kody Walker on mend again
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
spring for the Razorbacks, and underwent surgery Wednesday. Bielema issued a statement Wednesday evening while he was in West Memphis to address a Razorback Club meeting. "Unfortunately Kody suffered a broken foot during yesterday's practice,"... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Hogs’ oft-injured RB on mend againspring for the Razorbacks, and underwent surgery Wednesday. Bielema issued a s
Hogs’ oft-injured RB on mend again
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
spring for the Razorbacks, and underwent surgery Wednesday. Bielema issued a statement Wednesday evening while he was in West Memphis to address a Razorback Club meeting. "Unfortunately Kody suffered a broken foot during yesterday's practice,"... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
Hawaii News Now / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrestedCharges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying
Attacker in brutal beat down video arrested
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 17 days ago
Charges have been filed against the woman seen attacking a mother who was lying in bed with her 11-month-old. West Memphis Police Department confirmed Shatarvaras Smith, 25, faces aggravated burglary, aggravated assault, and second-degree battery... Read more
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