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WREG-TV Memphis
Police say charges unlikely after 3-old boy accidentally shoots himselfWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. -- A gun left out led to yet another child being shot in the
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 4 hours ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. -- A gun left out led to yet another child being shot in the Mid-South. This time the victim is a 3-year-old boy who shot himself at his home in Arrington Estates in West Memphis. Police told us as of Wednesday, the child is out... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Outrage over gun negligence in past weekMEMPHIS, Tenn. — A 3-year-old West Memphis boy is recovering after he accidenta
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 hours ago
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — A 3-year-old West Memphis boy is recovering after he accidentally shot himself in the head. The statistics are almost unbelievable, but the shooting on Tuesday night is the fourth child under the age of 10 in five days that has... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
56-old fatally struck while walking on Interstate 40 in Arkansas, police saystate police said. The crash happened around 5:45 a.m. as a 2015 Dodge Charger
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
state police said. The crash happened around 5:45 a.m. as a 2015 Dodge Charger was traveling east on Interstate 40 in West Memphis, according to a report. A pedestrian, Terry J. Hayes of Memphis, was struck as he walked west in an eastbound... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Search continues for 2 escaped inmates in northwest Oklahomanot sure he was telling the truth." The men were being transported by Inmate S
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 hours ago
not sure he was telling the truth." The men were being transported by Inmate Services Corporation. Officials with the West Memphis, Arkansas-based company did not return a phone message from The Associated Press seeking comment. Foy, who is... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
3-Old Shoots Self in Head at West Memphis ApartmentWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (localmemphis.com) - A 3-year-old boy is hospitalized after
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 11 hours ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. (localmemphis.com) - A 3-year-old boy is hospitalized after shooting himself in the head late Tuesday night. The West Memphis Police Department (WMPD) says it happened at an apartment at Arrington Estates on N. Arrington... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas boy, 3, hospitalized after accidentally shooting himself, authorities saycondition after he accidentally shot himself with an unsecured gun in a Critten
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 hours ago
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... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Pedestrian fatally struck on I-40 in West MemphisWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. —The Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of a
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 16 hours ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. —The Arkansas State Police are investigating the death of a pedestrian in West Memphis. The accident happened early Wednesday morning in the eastbound lanes of I-40 between Mound City and the weigh station at mile marker... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Three-old critical following accidental shootingWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — A 3-year-old child is still fighting for his life followin
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 hours ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — A 3-year-old child is still fighting for his life following what police say was an accidental shooting in West Memphis, Arkansas. Authorities have not released an official statement, but are expected to release new information... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
3-old shot in West MemphisWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Another child has become a victim of gunfire in the Mid-So
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted yesterday
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — Another child has become a victim of gunfire in the Mid-South. West Memphis Police were called to the Arrington Estates Tuesday evening, where a 3-year-old was shot. Police said the wound may have been self-inflicted, however... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Child shot, likely self-inflicted, in West MemphisA child was shot in West Memphis on Tuesday night around 10 p.m., according to
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
A child was shot in West Memphis on Tuesday night around 10 p.m., according to West Memphis Police Department. The shooting happened in the 1500 block of Arrington Drive in the Arrington Estates. Police said it is likely the gunshot was... Read more
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Officer.com
DOJ Domestic Terrorism Training Program Shutting Downtraining programs in the country, and it’s provided free to law enforcement,” s
Officer.com / Posted yesterday
training programs in the country, and it’s provided free to law enforcement,” said Bob Paudert, a former police chief of West Memphis, Ark., whose son and another officer were gunned down by anti-government sovereign citizens during a traffic... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
BANKRUPTCY WATCHFORK Carrie Annette Sickler (aka Carrie Griffin, Carrie Miller), 15198 Union St
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
FORK Carrie Annette Sickler (aka Carrie Griffin, Carrie Miller), 15198 Union Star Road, Aug. 16, 2017, Chapter 13. WEST MEMPHIS Sharron K. Presley (aka Sharron Teague), 408 W Bond, Aug. 11, 2017, Chapter 13. WHITE HALL Betty Jones, 6... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weather ripe for state to see today's eclipsefirst contact with today's solar eclipse will occur at 11:43 a.m. in Northwest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
first contact with today's solar eclipse will occur at 11:43 a.m. in Northwest Arkansas, and the last contact will be in West Memphis at 2:50 p.m. Most of the state will see peak coverage at about 1:20 p.m. For the first time in 99 years, a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State faults day care firm's vansdocument past problems with van alarms at the business's locations in Trumann,
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
document past problems with van alarms at the business's locations in Trumann, Batesville, Mountain Home, Arkadelphia and West Memphis. For example, in February, an investigator found that the "alarms on all vans were disabled" at the company's... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Glasses' efficacy worries schoolson the prohibition. Luckily, the teacher was able to recoup all his money from
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
on the prohibition. Luckily, the teacher was able to recoup all his money from parents who purchased his stock. The West Memphis School District sent a letter to parents Thursday, advising that "after lengthy counsel, the West Memphis School... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Arkansas school districts ban students from going outside during eclipseWEST MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Some Crittenden County students are changing plans for Mo
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 5 days ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Some Crittenden County students are changing plans for Monday after two districts announced students were not allowed to go outside during the eclipse. Both Marion and West Memphis school districts sent letters home to parents,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Barts Mr Peabody the likely favorite in Derby Lane's T.L. Weaver finaleand the pups were pretty easy to handle." Barts Mr Peabody started his career
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
and the pups were pretty easy to handle." Barts Mr Peabody started his career in April 2016 at Southland Park in West Memphis, Ark., but lost all 12 starts and was moved three months later to Derby Lane. "What hurt Peabody at Memphis was... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Decent viewing conditions expected in Arkansas for eclipse; some schools pull out over safety concernsnow and Monday. For students in at least two Arkansas school districts, it won
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
now and Monday. For students in at least two Arkansas school districts, it won’t matter. In a statement Thursday, the West Memphis School District announced its students would be watching the eclipse “safely in their buildings” on a NASA... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
State fears U.S. site will fail Medicaid-shorn Arkansansmillion from the fee, with half going to the federal government for the use of
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
million from the fee, with half going to the federal government for the use of healthcare.gov. Rep. Deborah Ferguson, D-West Memphis and a co-chairman of the subcommittee, said she'll seek an independent review of the potential savings from... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Police Hope Justice Department Program Begins to Lessen Crime in Little RockEnforcement Team or GET Rock Task Force the governor recently announced. It co
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
Enforcement Team or GET Rock Task Force the governor recently announced. It combines about 20 members from ten federal, state and local agencies, including Little Rock police. West Memphis is the only other city in Arkansas to participate i... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
LR Police Fight Crime with Justice Department ProgramEnforcement Team or GET Rock Task Force the governor recently announced. It co
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 6 days ago
Enforcement Team or GET Rock Task Force the governor recently announced. It combines about 20 members from ten federal, state and local agencies, including Little Rock police. West Memphis is the only other city in Arkansas to participate i... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Dianna Joyce PaceLeachville she was the daughter of the late Robert Shipley and was raised in No
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 7 days ago
Leachville she was the daughter of the late Robert Shipley and was raised in Northeast Arkansas. She was a 1969 graduate of West Memphis High School and returned to her hometown of Leachville in 1979. She was a retired Courier for the former... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Bond set at $1 million for LC manto a neighbors and called the police. Yerbey fled the scene in the victim's tr
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 8 days ago
to a neighbors and called the police. Yerbey fled the scene in the victim's truck. The suspect turned himself in to the West Memphis Police on Tuesday morning. The truck was located in a field in Crittenden County. The cab and gas tank had been... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Fingerprints point to robbery suspect, court records saythat of one of the robbery suspects. When interviewed by police earlier this m
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 9 days ago
that of one of the robbery suspects. When interviewed by police earlier this month, Skinner claimed he was living in West Memphis at the time of the robbery. According to the court document, he was “100 percent sure” he was not in... Read more
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5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville
Arkansas Legend Frank Broyles Dies At Age 92school so by playing in Little Rock and Orville Henry the sportswriter and all,
5News Ft. Smith-Fayetteville / Posted 9 days ago
school so by playing in Little Rock and Orville Henry the sportswriter and all, we were able to build a fan base from West Memphis to El Dorado up to here so we can be competitive,” Broyles said. “It took the entire state coming behind the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
BANKRUPTCY WATCH7, 2017, Chapter 7. WARD Bobby and Jacquelyn Smith (aka Jackie Smith), 15916 A
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
7, 2017, Chapter 7. WARD Bobby and Jacquelyn Smith (aka Jackie Smith), 15916 Arkansas 13 N, Aug. 8, 2017, Chapter 13. WEST MEMPHIS Heather Davis, 228 Gibson, Aug. 9, 2017, Chapter 7. Mallory A. Fluker, 124 W. Harrison Ave., Apt 2, Aug. 7,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Forrest Wood Cup to return to Hot Springs in '18second, at the 2008 event at Columbia, S.C. That was also the tournament where
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
second, at the 2008 event at Columbia, S.C. That was also the tournament where a local angler interfered with Mark Rose of West Memphis, who was in contention to win up to that point. Scott Martin of Clewiston, Fla., son of the legendary Roland... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
2 landowners object to trail on levee's topa kink into the use of a trail for bicyclists and hikers topping 70 miles of le
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
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. The Big River Strategic Initiative last fall won rave reviews with the grand opening of the Big... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Hyped USF Tries to Buck Trend of Favorite Flops in AACFlorida. Last season, there was talk of Houston and Greg Ward making a playoff
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 11 days ago
Florida. Last season, there was talk of Houston and Greg Ward making a playoff run. The Cougars did not even win the AAC West Division. Being the strongest conference outside the Power Five is good for AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco to push his... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Hyped USF tries to buck trend of favorite flops in AACFlorida. Last season, there was talk of Houston and Greg Ward making a playoff
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 11 days ago
Florida. Last season, there was talk of Houston and Greg Ward making a playoff run. The Cougars did not even win the AAC West Division. Being the strongest conference outside the Power Five is good for AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco to push his... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lawmaker to retire from Ascent child careChildren's Health Services plans to retire at the end of the year, he announced
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
Children's Health Services plans to retire at the end of the year, he announced to employees Thursday. The company's West Memphis day care is under a one-year probation after a child's death in a hot van. A company facility in North Little... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
EAB Red Wolves Sports Network Announces Record 23 AffiliatesFM Stuttgart KFFA 1360 AM Helena KEAZ 100.7 FM Searcy/Heber Springs KCTT 101
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
FM Stuttgart KFFA 1360 AM Helena KEAZ 100.7 FM Searcy/Heber Springs KCTT 101.7 FM Mountain Home KWYN 1400 AM Wynne/West Memphis KWYN 102.9 FM Wynne/West Memphis KWYN 95.5 FM Wynne/West Memphis KRLW 1320 AM Walnut Ridge/Pocahontas KRLW... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Trainer John Filipelli returns to Derby Lane with Clear The Way Kennelsand we've got an exchange of about a dozen dogs coming up. "I had to go back t
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
and we've got an exchange of about a dozen dogs coming up. "I had to go back to work. I turned down a couple of jobs in (West) Memphis (Arkansas at Southland Park), and was familiar with the routines (at Derby Lane). I've been supporting myself... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Apology, then slaying detailed in affidavitwas out of sight. Boyd said Yerbey then drove off in his stepfather's Ford F-1
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
was out of sight. Boyd said Yerbey then drove off in his stepfather's Ford F-150 pickup. Yerbey turned himself in to the West Memphis Police Department on Tuesday morning and was transported back to the Craighead County jail. Authorities found... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lottery execs favor 7-year, no-bid dealthe contract extension proposal on its agenda for Thursday of next week. Subco
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
the contract extension proposal on its agenda for Thursday of next week. Subcommittee co-Chairman Sen. Keith Ingram, D-West Memphis, said he favors the proposal partly because "I think it is going to save the state some money to put toward... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Teen’s family in ‘disbelief’ after release of video showing shooting deathhis gun down. “Come on, just drop it man,” Officer Wesley Smith said. They do
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 14 days ago
his gun down. “Come on, just drop it man,” Officer Wesley Smith said. They don’t seem to know he has a BB gun, but his West Memphis neighbor said he would play around with it often. “Everyone knew it was fake except the police,” Jacques... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Suspect said 'I'm sorry' before shooting, killing stepfatherstepfather's truck. Then, she went to a neighbor's house and called the police.
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 14 days ago
stepfather's truck. Then, she went to a neighbor's house and called the police. Yerbey turned himself over to police in West Memphis on Tuesday around 8:20 a.m., according to the sheriff. The truck was found in a rice field in Crittenden... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Affidavit: Suspect said 'I'm sorry' before shooting, killing stepfatherstepfather's truck. Then, she went to a neighbor's house and called the police.
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
stepfather's truck. Then, she went to a neighbor's house and called the police. Yerbey turned himself over to police in West Memphis on Tuesday around 8:20 a.m., according to the sheriff. The truck was found in a rice field in Crittenden... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Former Boy Scout leader sentenced for child sex crimeschild pornography was sentenced to 24 months and ordered to have no contact wit
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 14 days ago
child pornography was sentenced to 24 months and ordered to have no contact with the victim. Christina McCafferty, 38, of West Memphis accepted the plea agreement July 31, court documents show. The Marion Police Department said they were notified... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Suspect in custody in stepdad's deathLAKE CITY -- A Craighead County man wanted in the slaying of a Lake City man tu
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
LAKE CITY -- A Craighead County man wanted in the slaying of a Lake City man turned himself in to West Memphis police Tuesday and now faces a first-degree murder charge, Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd said. Christopher Trey Yerbey, 27,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
West Memphis mother pleads: ‘Stop shooting at my house’WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — You can see bullet holes right when you walk up to the hou
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 15 days ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. — You can see bullet holes right when you walk up to the house, and there are a ton of them. The front door has been shot so many times that it’s broken off the hinges. And the family who lives at the house on North 28th Street... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Suspect in Arkansas slaying surrenders to policehas surrendered. Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd said the suspect surrende
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
has surrendered. Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd said the suspect surrendered about 8:20 a.m. Tuesday to police in West Memphis. The suspect was wanted in the Monday death of a man who was found inside a home in Lake City. Boyd said... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man accused of murdering Lake City man arrestedA man accused of murdering another man in Lake City Monday is in custody. Chri
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 15 days ago
A man accused of murdering another man in Lake City Monday is in custody. Christopher Tray Yerbey, 27, was arrested in West Memphis. According to Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd, Yerbey turned himself over to police around 8:20 a.m.... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Lake City murder suspect arrested in West Memphishas been arrested. According to Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd, 27-year-o
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 15 days ago
has been arrested. According to Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd, 27-year-old Christopher Tray Yerbey was arrested in West Memphis. Sheriff Boyd said he turned himself in to police in West Memphis around 8:20 a.m. Tuesday. According to... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Search continues for armed, dangerous Lake City murder suspectlicense plate number: Arkansas Handicap 348 345. Police say the suspect may ha
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 15 days ago
license plate number: Arkansas Handicap 348 345. Police say the suspect may have fled to either the Mississippi County or West Memphis areas according to a BOLO report. The name of the victim is not being released at this time. One neighbor said... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Suspect sought in Lake City slayinga white 1991 Ford F-150 pickup with Arkansas disability plate 348345. Boyd sai
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
a white 1991 Ford F-150 pickup with Arkansas disability plate 348345. Boyd said Yerby may be headed to Blytheville or West Memphis. He is considered armed and dangerous, the sheriff said. Anyone with information about the slaying or Yerby's... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Photo of armed and dangerous suspect released after homicide in Lake Citylicense plate number: Arkansas Handicap 348 345. Police say the suspect may ha
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 16 days ago
license plate number: Arkansas Handicap 348 345. Police say the suspect may have fled to either the Mississippi County or West Memphis areas according to a BOLO report. Sheriff Boyd is asking the public to avoid the area while investigators work... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Police searching for armed and dangerous man after homicide in Lake CityYerby was last seen in a white 1991 Ford Pickup. Police say the suspect may ha
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 16 days ago
Yerby was last seen in a white 1991 Ford Pickup. Police say the suspect may have fled to either the Mississippi County or West Memphis areas according to a BOLO report. The name of the victim is not being released at this time. Region 8 News... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Police, deputies working a homicide in Lake Cityis still early, and not a lot of information is available. Police say the susp
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 16 days ago
is still early, and not a lot of information is available. Police say the suspect fled to either the Mississippi County or West Memphis areas according to a BOLO report. No names are being released at this time. Region 8 News will have more... Read more
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Poinsett County Democrat Tribune
Burger King coming to Trumannespecially experienced tremendous growth in the area along I-555. As the only W
Poinsett County Democrat Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
especially experienced tremendous growth in the area along I-555. As the only Walmart Super Center between Jonesboro and West Memphis, this retail development, which also includes Murphy USA, Unico Bank, McDonald's, and Orscheln Farm & Home,... Read more
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