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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man pleads guilty to Marion killingprison, 2nd Judicial Circuit Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said. Timoth
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
prison, 2nd Judicial Circuit Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said. Timothy Bell Jr., 29, entered the plea Sept. 13 in Crittenden County Circuit Court. Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Thomas Young of Marion was prepared to prosecute the... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Crittenden County adds texting 911 capabilitiesWEST MEMPHIS, Ark. -- Inside the Crittenden County 911 center, dispatchers are
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 10 days ago
WEST MEMPHIS, Ark. -- Inside the Crittenden County 911 center, dispatchers are always hooked up and ready to answer the call for help. But now, there’s a new way they can answer. “We just added the text-to-911 capabilities into our dispatch... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Teen sought in W. Memphis homiciderushes him in an apparent attempt to knock the gun away. It doesn't work." Wil
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
rushes him in an apparent attempt to knock the gun away. It doesn't work." Williams was shot in the head with a large caliber handgun, Baker said. It is the seventh homicide of 2017 in the Crittenden County town of 25,284. State Desk on 09/12/... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Math teacher held in child-porn caseHigh School math teacher was arrested Thursday morning after authorities found
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
High School math teacher was arrested Thursday morning after authorities found child pornography on his home computer, Crittenden County Sheriff Mike Allen said in a news release. Joseph Patrick Byrn, 47, of Marion, faces a charge of... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Man Shot at Gas Station in West Memphis, Murder Suspect Soughtthe investigation, West Memphis police officers identified Dequaris Adair as th
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 14 days ago
the investigation, West Memphis police officers identified Dequaris Adair as the alleged shooter. He's wanted on first-degree murder charges. Anyone with information about Adair is asked to call Crittenden County Crime Stoppers at 870-7... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man killed at West Memphis gas station; suspect at largeAdair as the suspected killer. He's wanted on first-degree murder charges. Any
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 14 days ago
Adair as the suspected killer. He's 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 res... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Fatal-stabbing suspect found under bedShe told police no one else was in the room, but officers found Reynolds under
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
She told police no one else was in the room, but officers found Reynolds under a bed and arrested him. He was taken to the Crittenden County jail in Marion. White also was arrested and charged with hindering apprehension. Reynolds will be... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Woman charged in stabbing deathA Crittenden County woman was charged in the fatal stabbing of an acquaintance
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
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. Tanisha Gillard, 25, of Marion was charged with second-degree murder in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
After search, Arkansas teacher arrested on child porn charges, sheriff's office saysoffice. Joseph P. Byrn, 47, of Marion was arrested after property was seized f
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
office. Joseph P. Byrn, 47, of Marion was arrested after property was seized from his residence Thursday morning, the Crittenden County sheriff's office said in a news release. Federal agencies, such as the Department of Homeland Security,... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Man Critical after West Memphis Shootingscene in a four door gray sedan. Anyone with information on this incident or o
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
scene in a four door gray sedan. Anyone with information on this incident or on the pictured suspect is asked to call the Crittenden County Crime Stoppers at (870) 732-4444 or the WMPD at (870) 735-1210. Information leading to an arrest in this... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
West Memphis Teacher Jailed in Child Porn Casechild pornography. That's according to WMC Action News 5 in Memphis, which rep
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 17 days ago
child pornography. That's according to WMC Action News 5 in Memphis, which reports Joseph P. Byrn was taken into custody after a search of his home Thursday morning. According to online records, Byrn, 47, is being held at the Crittenden County Ja... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Picture released of West Memphis shooting suspectresponsible was caught on camera and they need your help identifying him. He co
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 17 days ago
responsible was caught on camera and they need your help identifying him. He could be driving a four-door gray sedan. If you can help, call Crittenden County Crime Stoppers at (870) 732-4444 or the West Memphis Police Department at (870) 735... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
West Memphis police seek critical shooting suspectset man with long dreadlocks. He may have left in a four door grey sedan. If y
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 17 days ago
set man with long 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. Copyright 2017 WMC Action News 5. All rights... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Heartland road projects for 9/7connecting points along existing U.S. 641/Marion-Princeton Road at mile point 4
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 18 days ago
connecting points along existing U.S. 641/Marion-Princeton Road at mile point 4.05 in Caldwell County and mile point 5.7 in Crittenden County near the Coleman Road intersection will start as soon as utilities are moved out of the work zone. While... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Woman charged with murder after man’s stabbing death in Marionhospital. The suspect is 25-year-old Tanisha Gillard. Police say she admitted
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 18 days ago
hospital. The suspect is 25-year-old Tanisha Gillard. Police say she admitted to the stabbing. She is being held in the Crittenden County jail. Friends of Booker say Gillard is the girlfriend of the mother of the Booker’s children. The two were... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
West Memphis Police: Inmate ‘walked away’ from work detail in Crittenden CountyEarl Wayne Dorris II. Photo: Marion Police CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. — Authoriti
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 24 days ago
Earl Wayne Dorris II. Photo: Marion Police CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. — Authorities in Crittenden County are looking for an inmate who escaped custody. West Memphis Police confirmed Earl Wayne Dorris II “walked away” while working for Parks and... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
AR inmate escapes work detail, steals carCrittenden County Sheriff’s Office is searching for an inmate who escaped Thurs
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 24 days ago
Crittenden County Sheriff’s Office is searching for an inmate who escaped Thursday. Earl Wayne Dorris II escaped while on trustee status from work detail for the Parks and Recreation department. Dorris stole a white 2007 Ford truck with a City of... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Marion "ideal location" for major project, chamber official saysA 1,200-acre site in Crittenden County under consideration for auto plants twic
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 25 days ago
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... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Marion "ideal location" for major project, chamber official saysA 1,200-acre site in Crittenden County under consideration for auto plants twic
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 25 days ago
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... Read more
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WREG-TV Memphis
Crittenden County jail says they are looking into rape allegations involving two inmatesCRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. — A Forrest City man claims he was raped while spending
WREG-TV Memphis / Posted 30 days ago
CRITTENDEN COUNTY, Ark. — A Forrest City man claims he was raped while spending time in the Crittenden County jail. Typically WREG won't identify a victim in a sex crime, but James Watson wants to make sure no one else finds themselves in the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Toddler injures himself with gun at Arkansas homeA 3-year-old boy is in stable condition after he accidentally shot himself with
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted a month ago
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... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
Man struck by car in Crittenden Co. diesArkansas State Police confirmed a car hit a Memphis man early Wednesday morning
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted a month ago
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... Read more
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