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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Blytheville police hunt man's killerBLYTHEVILLE -- A Blytheville man was fatally shot at a downtown business near t
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
BLYTHEVILLE -- A Blytheville man was fatally shot at a downtown business near the Arkansas 18 overpass Saturday morning and police are searching for the killer, said Sgt. John Frazier, commander of the Blytheville Police Department's Criminal... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Youngstown news, Obituaries, Tributes, PHILIP E. PARTIN, Youngstown, Ohioretired from Magnetek and A.O. Smith Corporations, having held plant manager po
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 2 days ago
retired from Magnetek and A.O. Smith Corporations, having held plant manager positions in Williamstown, Ky., Athens, Ala., Blytheville, Ark., Taiwan, R.O.C., Prairie Grove, Ark., Mendenhall, Miss., and most recent in Altavista, Va. He was a member... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Blytheville theater gets "haunted" in OctoberCouncil of Mississippi County holds this fundraiser annually. "The Haunted The
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 3 days ago
Council of Mississippi County holds this fundraiser annually. "The Haunted Theater" is located at 306 West Main St. in Blytheville. It will be open the weekends of Oct. 20-21 and Oct. 27-28, as well as Oct. 30 and Halloween Night, Oct.... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man killed in weekend shooting, murder investigation underwayOne of two shootings reported over the weekend in Blytheville has turned deadly
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 days ago
One of two shootings reported over the weekend in Blytheville has turned deadly leading to a murder investigation. According to information released Tuesday by the Blytheville Police Department, 37-year-old Sanio Robinson was shot and later died at... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Man killed in weekend shooting, murder investigation underwayOne of two shootings reported over the weekend in Blytheville has turned deadly
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 4 days ago
One of two shootings reported over the weekend in Blytheville has turned deadly leading to a murder investigation. According to information released Tuesday by the Blytheville Police Department, 37-year-old Sanio Robinson was shot and later died at... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Peak season is near for dazzling fall colors on scenic bywaysadded to Arkansas' roster of national scenic byways, this fall-color trail roug
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
added to Arkansas' roster of national scenic byways, this fall-color trail roughly parallels the Mississippi River from Blytheville all the way to Eudora. • Boston Mountains Scenic Loop. Most interstate highways are a blur of big trucks. But... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Serving studentsor at least not into the classrooms in the communities where they currently liv
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
or at least not into the classrooms in the communities where they currently live and work. Across Arkansas, from Blytheville in the northeast to Lake Village and Strong in the south, a new group of passionate educators is stepping up to... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
BANKRUPTCY WATCHCircle, Oct. 6, 2017, Chapter 13. BERRYVILLE Cathy Faye Sisco, 208 N. Spring S
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Circle, Oct. 6, 2017, Chapter 13. BERRYVILLE Cathy Faye Sisco, 208 N. Spring St. Apt. 32, Oct. 5, 2017, Chapter 7. BLYTHEVILLE RAD Transportation, LLC, P.O. Box 134, Oct. 5, 2017, Chapter 7. Sharon K. Burrow, 109 E. Magnolia, Oct. 11,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Veteran’s career spans service in Air Force, fire department and as EMTstorage areas.” When his initial training was completed in the fall of 1980, h
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
storage areas.” When his initial training was completed in the fall of 1980, he traveled to his first duty station at Blytheville Air Force Base (AFB) near Blytheville, Arkansas, which later became Eaker AFB but has since closed. At the time... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Veteran's career spans service in Air Force, fire department and as EMTstorage areas." When his initial training was completed in the fall of 1980, h
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
storage areas." When his initial training was completed in the fall of 1980, he traveled to his first duty station at Blytheville Air Force Base (AFB) near Blytheville, Arkansas, which later became Eaker AFB but has since closed. At the time... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Police investigating two Saturday shootingsBlytheville police are investigating two shootings that happened within about 1
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 7 days ago
Blytheville police are investigating two shootings that happened within about 12 hours of each other Saturday. According to Assistant Chief Ricky Jefferson, a juvenile boy was shot just before 1:30 p.m. It happened in the 1100-block of Willow... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Final scores week 7 of high school football52, Riverview 22 Texarkana 35, Sheridan 21 Trumann 55, Harrisburg 0 Tunica A
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 8 days ago
52, Riverview 22 Texarkana 35, Sheridan 21 Trumann 55, Harrisburg 0 Tunica Academy, Miss. 34, DeSoto 6 Valley View 34, Blytheville 21 Warren 51, DeWitt 8 Watson Chapel 21, White Hall 20 West Memphis 32, Jonesboro 17 © 2017 Associate... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Blytheville High School student arrested for making terroristic threatsA 14-year-old Blytheville student has been charged with making terroristic thre
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 8 days ago
A 14-year-old Blytheville student has been charged with making terroristic threats at school. According to Blytheville Police Department, school district officials told officers about a student threatening the school Tuesday. When they got to... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
A Better Region 8: Helping police fight crime anonymouslydeadly shooting in Jonesboro Tuesday night makes the third shooting the city ha
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 9 days ago
deadly shooting in Jonesboro Tuesday night makes the third shooting the city has seen so far in October. Dewayne Turner of Blytheville was killed in that shooting. One man is in custody. But no arrests have been made in two other recent cases. One... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Judge finds probable cause to charge man in deadly shootingthat 26-year-old Jonathan Johnson of Jonesboro was arrested for first-degree mu
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 9 days ago
that 26-year-old Jonathan Johnson of Jonesboro was arrested for first-degree murder in the death of Dewayne Turner, 28, of Blytheville. On Thursday, Johnson appeared in Craighead County District Court for a probable cause hearing. Judge David... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Suspect arrested in fatal Jonesboro shootingJohnson was arrested on a first-degree murder warrant in the Tuesday night shoo
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
Johnson was arrested on a first-degree murder warrant in the Tuesday night shooting of 28-year-old Dewayne Turner of Blytheville. Jail records do not list an attorney for Johnson. Police say officers investigating reports of gunfire found... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Jonesboro slaying leads to one arrestTuesday night in the Craighead County town. Jonathan Johnson, 26, was arrested
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
Tuesday night in the Craighead County town. Jonathan Johnson, 26, was arrested in the slaying of Dewayne Turner, 28, of Blytheville, said Cpl. David McDaniel, a spokesman for the Jonesboro Police Department. Johnson is being held in the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Suspect Arrested in Deadly Jonesboro ShootingJONESBORO, Ark. - A Blytheville man has died in a Jonesboro shooting incident.
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 10 days ago
JONESBORO, Ark. - A Blytheville man has died in a Jonesboro shooting incident. The Jonesboro Police Department (JPD) says a local man is being held on a charge of First Degree Murder in the case. Jonathan Johnson, 26, is accused in the death of... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Jonesboro police make arrest in Logan Avenue murderJONESBORO, Ark. — Authorities said they have made an arrest in a recent shootin
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 10 days ago
JONESBORO, Ark. — Authorities said they have made an arrest in a recent shooting that left a Blytheville man dead. Jonathan Johnson was arrested after officers responded to the 900 block of Logan Avenue late Tuesday evening. When they arrived,... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Arrest made in Jonesboro shooting deaththat 26-year-old Jonathan Johnson of Jonesboro was arrested for first-degree mu
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 days ago
that 26-year-old Jonathan Johnson of Jonesboro was arrested for first-degree murder in the death of Dewayne Turner, 28, of Blytheville. Officers received a call of shots fired around 7:20 p.m. When officers arrived on the scene, they found Turner... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas man, 28, found fatally shot in streetof the city's downtown. Police Cpl. Dave McDaniel says in a news release that
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
of the city's downtown. Police Cpl. Dave McDaniel says in a news release that the body of 28-year-old Dewayne Turner of Blytheville was found shortly before 7:30 p.m. Tuesday. McDaniel says Turner's body was found in the street by officers who... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Victim's name released in Jonesboro homicidea homicide that happened Tuesday night. When officers arrived on the scene, th
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 11 days ago
a homicide that happened Tuesday night. When officers arrived on the scene, they found Dewayne Turner, 28, of Blytheville dead in the middle of the road in the 900-block of Logan Avenue. Jonesboro Police Department's Public... Read more
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Northeast Arkansas Town Crier
Bob Farmer caring for the treesto their family. They have three children, Cindy, Lisa and Brent. Their daught
Northeast Arkansas Town Crier / Posted 11 days ago
to their family. They have three children, Cindy, Lisa and Brent. Their daughter Cindy and husband Gene Curtis live in Blytheville. Cindy's son David Hutton and wife Pennie have a son, Hunter. Their daughter Lisa and husband John Kotkovich and... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Body of missing Osceola man found in minivanBLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - A body found inside a burned minivan in northeast Arka
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 13 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - A body found inside a burned minivan in northeast Arkansas has been identified as that of a man reported missing. Blytheville police Det. Jonathan Frazier said the Arkansas State Crime Lab told police Friday that the body is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
A mighty marksman of World War Ito German gas attacks, but which was probably tuberculosis. The local Jud Cason
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
to German gas attacks, but which was probably tuberculosis. The local Jud Cason Post No. 24 of the American Legion in Blytheville took Davis to a U.S. military hospital in Memphis. Davis lived fewer than 30 days in the hospital, dying Jan. 5,... Read more
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KERA North Texas
A Wayward Weed Killer Divides Farm Communities, Harms Wildlifesprayed the chemical exactly as directed, and refuse to accept responsibility f
KERA North Texas / Posted 14 days ago
sprayed the chemical exactly as directed, and refuse to accept responsibility for any damage. Tom Burnham, a farmer near Blytheville, Ark., whose fields were damaged, says that some of his neighbors were helpful, and reported the damage to their... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
A Wayward Weed Killer Divides Farm Communities, Harms Wildlifesprayed the chemical exactly as directed, and refuse to accept responsibility f
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
sprayed the chemical exactly as directed, and refuse to accept responsibility for any damage. Tom Burnham, a farmer near Blytheville, Ark., whose fields were damaged, says that some of his neighbors were helpful, and reported the damage to their... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Body in van ID'd as missing man, 29BLYTHEVILLE -- Authorities identified a body found Monday inside a burned vehic
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE -- Authorities identified a body found Monday inside a burned vehicle in Blytheville as that of a man reported missing in Osceola. Medical examiners at the state Crime Laboratory in Little Rock identified the body as Korey Thomas, said... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Friday's Scores28 Bearden 8, Parkers Chapel 6 Benton 38, Texarkana 19 Bentonville 24, Har-B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
28 Bearden 8, Parkers Chapel 6 Benton 38, Texarkana 19 Bentonville 24, Har-Ber 21 Bentonville West 45, Springdale 29 Blytheville 52, Greene Co. Tech 23 Booneville 41, Dover 2 Bryant 35, LR Central 20 Camden Fairview 27, Magnolia 20 Camden... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Police identify burned body found in car, murder investigation underwayBlytheville police say the body found in a burned vehicle earlier this week has
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 15 days ago
Blytheville police say the body found in a burned vehicle earlier this week has been identified. According to Detective Jonathan Fraizer with Blytheville police, Korey Thomas, 29, of Osceola was identified as the person found in the vehicle by the... Read more
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Arkansas Business
In Arkansas, Japanese Find Low Costs, Quick Routes to Consumerscompanies operate in Arkansas, including Hino Motors Manufacturing USA Inc. of
Arkansas Business / Posted 15 days ago
companies operate in Arkansas, including Hino Motors Manufacturing USA Inc. of Marion; the Nucor-Yamato plant east of Blytheville, a partnership between Nucor Corp. and Yamato Steel Co. of Japan; and Rheem Maunfacturing Co. Inc., which has a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Farmer finds body of man along roadBLYTHEVILLE -- Police are investigating after the body of a man was found Monda
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE -- Police are investigating after the body of a man was found Monday along a road in Mississippi County, said Capt. Rob Rounsavall of the Mississippi County sheriff's office. A farmer found the body of Melvin Williams Jr., 25, in a field... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Blytheville police investigating after body found in burning van behind homeBLYTHEVILLE, Ark. — Police are investigating after firefighters discovered an u
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 18 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. — Police are investigating after firefighters discovered an unidentified body in a burning minivan behind a home on the 700 block of Lindy Street Monday afternoon. The body has been sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office in... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Body Found Inside Burning Car in BlythevilleBLYTHEVILLE, Ark. - Police are investigating after a body is found inside a bur
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. - Police are investigating after a body is found inside a burning car behind a home. The fire was reported around 2 p.m. Monday in the backyard area of a home in the 700 block of Lindy Street. The body was discovered inside the... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Former Air Force base up for consideration to national registryA former U.S. Air Force could be added to a national historic registry. Blythe
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 18 days ago
A former U.S. Air Force could be added to a national historic registry. Blytheville Mayor James Sanders says he received a letter from the Department of Arkansas Heritage Monday. The letter states the former Eaker AF Base in Blytheville will be... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
2.0 magnitude earthquake shakes TN, AR areas2.0 magnitude earthquake hit near several Tennessee and Arkansas towns around 5
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
2.0 magnitude earthquake hit near several Tennessee and Arkansas towns around 5:52 p.m. October 2. The quake happened near Friendship, Dyersburg, Union City and Nashville, Tennessee as well as Blytheville, Arkansas. here are no reports of d... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Blytheville firefighters find person dead in burning minivanBLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in Blytheville are investigating after a p
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 18 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in Blytheville are investigating after a person was found dead inside a burning minivan. Blytheville Police Capt. Scott Adams says it's not yet known whether the fire was accidental or if the death was a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Arkansas firefighters find person dead in burning minivanBLYTHEVILLE, Ark. — Authorities in Blytheville are investigating after a person
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
BLYTHEVILLE, Ark. — Authorities in Blytheville are investigating after a person was found dead inside a burning minivan. Blytheville Police Capt. Scott Adams says it's not yet known whether the fire was accidental or if the death was a homicide. The... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Blytheville authorities find body in burned carBlytheville police are investigating after authorities found a body in the back
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 19 days ago
Blytheville police are investigating after authorities found a body in the backseat of a burned vehicle. According to Captain Scott Adams with the Blytheville Police Department, firefighters put out the vehicle fire that was located in the 700-Block... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Stathakis: A good Joe, John Joseph N.Next, their 22-year-old son, Lt. Nicholas J. Stathakis, graduated from Advanced
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
Next, their 22-year-old son, Lt. Nicholas J. Stathakis, graduated from Advanced Twin Engine Flying Training School at Blytheville. In 1944, this same Lt. Stathakis, pilot of the B-24 Liberator bomber "Angel Baby 3rd," was presented the Air... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Lost 1937 Arkansas films turn upPine Bluff in 1952 and 1969, Little Rock and Texarkana on unknown dates, Fayett
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
Pine Bluff in 1952 and 1969, Little Rock and Texarkana on unknown dates, Fayetteville again in 1969, Paragould in 1973, and Blytheville in 1936, 1938, 1951, 1969 and 1975. Barker would hold auditions, then cast many of the kids in his films,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Tough negotiating with the Choctawsthe southwestern quarter of Arkansas. The entire Territory of Arkansas had a po
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
the southwestern quarter of Arkansas. The entire Territory of Arkansas had a population of 14,255--about the size of modern Blytheville. No sooner had the ink dried on the Choctaw treaty than Arkansans began complaining of the loss of land, noting... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Student defaults on loans drop offinstitutions -- Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas in De
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 21 days ago
institutions -- Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas in De Queen and Arkansas Northeastern College in Blytheville -- said not participating in the federal loan program has not affected their enrollment or students'... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Final scores for Week 5 of high school footballMineral Springs 38 Mountain View 38, Elkins 6 Mountainburg 40, Lavaca 20 Nas
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 22 days ago
Mineral Springs 38 Mountain View 38, Elkins 6 Mountainburg 40, Lavaca 20 Nashville 65, Fountain Lake 28 Nettleton 21, Blytheville 14 Newport 49, Walnut Ridge 6 North Little Rock 24, Conway 14 Osceola 51, Corning 6 Parkers Chapel 44,... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
burglars target 4 Arkansas Subway restaurantsex-employees of one of the restaurants could be responsible. He said the burgla
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 22 days ago
ex-employees of one of the restaurants could be responsible. He said the burglars hit shops in West Memphis, Gosnell and Blytheville all in one morning this week. He also thought the two men might be responsible for another Subway burglary on... Read more
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Arkansas Business
Ball Corp. Closes Food Can Line in Springdalepay. They also can apply for open positions within the company, Ball Corp. said
Arkansas Business / Posted 24 days ago
pay. They also can apply for open positions within the company, Ball Corp. said. Citing declining demand, Ball Corp. closed its Blytheville plant in 2003 and consolidated its operations to the Springdale facility. That plant employed 4... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Bond set for man accused of shooting car with child insidehis arrest. Williams turned himself over to police following the incident. Hi
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 25 days ago
his arrest. Williams turned himself over to police following the incident. His bond was set at $75,000 and another court date was set for Oct. 31 in Blytheville Circuit Court. Watch Region 8 News On Demand: On your Desktop | On your Mobile d... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Suspect who shot up car with child inside, surrendersBlytheville police say the man suspected of shooting up a car with a child insi
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 26 days ago
Blytheville police say the man suspected of shooting up a car with a child inside has turned himself into police. The alleged shooting happened around 7 p.m. Sunday in the 2200-block of West McHaney. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Suspect who shot up car with child inside, surrendersBlytheville police say the man suspected of shooting up a car with a child insi
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 26 days ago
Blytheville police say the man suspected of shooting up a car with a child inside has turned himself into police. The alleged shooting happened around 7 p.m. Sunday in the 2200-block of West McHaney. When officers arrived at the scene, they found a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
21-old accused of shooting at vehicle with child inside in Arkansaswith a child inside Sunday night. The shots were fired in the 2200 block of We
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
with a child inside Sunday night. The shots were fired in the 2200 block of West McHaney Drive around 7 p.m., according to Blytheville Police Capt. Scott Adams. The child was taken to a hospital for an examination, Adams said, but no one was... Read more
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