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  • Crack, ecstasy, meth found in Bootheel home

    Crack, ecstasy, meth found in Bootheel home

    Friday, July 21 2017 5:51 AM EDT2017-07-21 09:51:37 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 7:30 AM EDT2017-07-21 11:30:53 GMT
    Thomas Chris Jones (Source: Pemiscot County Jail via Vinelink)Thomas Chris Jones (Source: Pemiscot County Jail via Vinelink)

    A search warrant executed at a home in the Missouri Bootheel ended up with a man facing charges for trafficking drugs

    A search warrant executed at a home in the Missouri Bootheel ended up with a man facing charges for trafficking drugs

  • Teen, mother arrested in connection with 2016 murder

    Teen, mother arrested in connection with 2016 murder

    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:57 PM EDT2017-07-20 22:57:22 GMT
    Malik Macklin (left) Melica Macklin (right) (SOURCE: West Memphis PD)Malik Macklin (left) Melica Macklin (right) (SOURCE: West Memphis PD)

    A teenager faces a first-degree murder charge after being arrested in connection to the murder of a West Memphis man.

    A teenager faces a first-degree murder charge after being arrested in connection to the murder of a West Memphis man.

  • Man accused in Jonesboro murder pleads guilty

    Man accused in Jonesboro murder pleads guilty

    Thursday, July 20 2017 5:35 PM EDT2017-07-20 21:35:57 GMT
    Rodshey Marvell Walker (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Rodshey Marvell Walker (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    The man accused of murdering a man pleaded guilty in court Thursday.

    The man accused of murdering a man pleaded guilty in court Thursday.

  • Poplar Bluff police ask for help identifying suspect

    Poplar Bluff police ask for help identifying suspect

    Thursday, July 20 2017 4:53 PM EDT2017-07-20 20:53:46 GMT
    (Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)(Source: Poplar Bluff Police Department)

    Police in Poplar Bluff are asking for the public's help to identify a man they suspect of damaging property.

    Police in Poplar Bluff are asking for the public's help to identify a man they suspect of damaging property.

  • Juveniles caught on camera breaking into school

    Juveniles caught on camera breaking into school

    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:36 AM EDT2017-07-20 15:36:40 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:01 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:01:54 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    While most students enjoy being out of school during summer break, Jonesboro police say one group of kids couldn’t wait to get back in. Not to study, but to steal.

    While most students enjoy being out of school during summer break, Jonesboro police say one group of kids couldn’t wait to get back in. Not to study, but to steal.

  • Out of luck: Police say man tried to cash stolen lottery tickets

    Out of luck: Police say man tried to cash stolen lottery tickets

    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:18 AM EDT2017-07-20 15:18:17 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 1:57 PM EDT2017-07-20 17:57:47 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A man suspected of trying to cash in some stolen lottery tickets may have just run out of luck.

    A man suspected of trying to cash in some stolen lottery tickets may have just run out of luck.

  • JPD: Nearly $20,000 stolen from business

    JPD: Nearly $20,000 stolen from business

    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:21 AM EDT2017-07-20 15:21:08 GMT
    Thursday, July 20 2017 11:48 AM EDT2017-07-20 15:48:16 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    Jonesboro police are investigating a report of thousands of dollars stolen from a business off of Browns Lane.

    Jonesboro police are investigating a report of thousands of dollars stolen from a business off of Browns Lane.

  • Prosecutor: Manslaughter charges filed in June beating death

    Prosecutor: Manslaughter charges filed in June beating death

    Thursday, July 20 2017 6:22 AM EDT2017-07-20 10:22:57 GMT
    (Source: AP)(Source: AP)

    Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce says his office has filed charges against a Pocahontas man accused of beating another man with a bat. The victim later died from his injuries. 

    Prosecuting Attorney Henry Boyce says his office has filed charges against a Pocahontas man accused of beating another man with a bat. The victim later died from his injuries. 

  • Three arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

    Three arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 10:10 PM EDT2017-07-20 02:10:31 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 10:25 PM EDT2017-07-20 02:25:02 GMT
    (Source: Clay County Sheriff's Office via Facebook)(Source: Clay County Sheriff's Office via Facebook)

    Three people were arrested after a traffic stop in Clay County on Wednesday.

    Three people were arrested after a traffic stop in Clay County on Wednesday.

  • Breaking

    Jury finds Jackson guilty of murder, robbery

    Jury finds Jackson guilty of murder, robbery

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 7:22 PM EDT2017-07-19 23:22:11 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 7:38 PM EDT2017-07-19 23:38:00 GMT
    Michael Jackson (Source: Blytheville Police)Michael Jackson (Source: Blytheville Police)

    According to Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, a Mississippi County jury on Wednesday convicted Michael Jackson of first-degree murder and aggravated robbery in the death of Yuri McKeever in June 2016. 

    According to Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington, a Mississippi County jury on Wednesday convicted Michael Jackson of first-degree murder and aggravated robbery in the death of Yuri McKeever in June 2016. 

  • JPD investigates break-in at Dollar General

    JPD investigates break-in at Dollar General

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:38 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:38:48 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 7:18 PM EDT2017-07-19 23:18:46 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro police are looking for the suspects in a break-in at a business early Wednesday and are asking for help from the public in arresting the suspects. 

    Jonesboro police are looking for the suspects in a break-in at a business early Wednesday and are asking for help from the public in arresting the suspects. 

  • Police arrest man pulling wagon loaded with stolen goods

    Police arrest man pulling wagon loaded with stolen goods

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:14 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:14:10 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:07 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:07:10 GMT
    Timothy Dale Allen (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Timothy Dale Allen (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Police arrested a Jonesboro man after they say they found him pulling a wagon full of stolen goods.

    Police arrested a Jonesboro man after they say they found him pulling a wagon full of stolen goods.

  • Woman claims ex-boyfriend tried to strangle her with dog leash

    Woman claims ex-boyfriend tried to strangle her with dog leash

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:29:23 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:02 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:02:58 GMT

    Jonesboro police are investigating a woman’s claims that her ex-boyfriend tried to choke her with a dog leash.

    Jonesboro police are investigating a woman’s claims that her ex-boyfriend tried to choke her with a dog leash.

  • Man pleads guilty to sexual assault

    Man pleads guilty to sexual assault

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:50 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:50:24 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 6:00 PM EDT2017-07-19 22:00:22 GMT
    Zachary Clinton Long (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Zachary Clinton Long (Source: Jackson Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A man pleaded guilty to sexual assault Tuesday after his victim failed to testify against him.

    A man pleaded guilty to sexual assault Tuesday after his victim failed to testify against him.

  • Deputies get new crime fighting tool

    Deputies get new crime fighting tool

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:16 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:16:25 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 5:56 PM EDT2017-07-19 21:56:28 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The Craighead County Sheriff's Department has a new tool in their arsenal.

    The Craighead County Sheriff's Department has a new tool in their arsenal.

  • Nearly a dozen lotto tickets taken from store

    Nearly a dozen lotto tickets taken from store

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 12:41 PM EDT2017-07-19 16:41:26 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 4:00 PM EDT2017-07-19 20:00:15 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Police say a group of suspects tried to get lucky by taking several lottery tickets and other items without paying. But, the store they stole from does have video.

    Police say a group of suspects tried to get lucky by taking several lottery tickets and other items without paying. But, the store they stole from does have video.

  • JPD: Expensive headphones swiped, 2 arrested

    JPD: Expensive headphones swiped, 2 arrested

    Wednesday, July 19 2017 2:47 PM EDT2017-07-19 18:47:47 GMT
    Wednesday, July 19 2017 3:47 PM EDT2017-07-19 19:47:15 GMT

    Two men were arrested after police said they stole pricey headphones from a cell phone store.

    Two men were arrested after police said they stole pricey headphones from a cell phone store.

  • JPD releases new details in reported robbery

    JPD releases new details in reported robbery

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 9:56 PM EDT2017-07-19 01:56:11 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Jonesboro police have released additional details to a weekend robbery that landed five teenagers behind bars. 

    Jonesboro police have released additional details to a weekend robbery that landed five teenagers behind bars. 

  • Sheriff: Man who stopped to smoke a joint arrested

    Sheriff: Man who stopped to smoke a joint arrested

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 4:16 PM EDT2017-07-18 20:16:29 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 6:06 PM EDT2017-07-18 22:06:24 GMT
    Liam Rodwell (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office)Liam Rodwell (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A deputy who stopped to assist a motorist stopped on the side of the road saw smoke coming from the driver’s side window. The car was not burning, but he said a joint was.

    A deputy who stopped to assist a motorist stopped on the side of the road saw smoke coming from the driver’s side window. The car was not burning, but he said a joint was.

  • TVs stolen from Annie Camp SRO office

    TVs stolen from Annie Camp SRO office

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 3:28 PM EDT2017-07-18 19:28:28 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 6:03 PM EDT2017-07-18 22:03:27 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Annie Camp Junior High School, 1814 W. Nettleton, recently purchased 11 big-screen TVs. But, before they could be installed, police say someone stole them from the SRO's office.

    Annie Camp Junior High School, 1814 W. Nettleton, recently purchased 11 big-screen TVs. But, before they could be installed, police say someone stole them from the SRO's office.

  • One suspect named in robbery investigation

    One suspect named in robbery investigation

    Monday, July 17 2017 5:19 PM EDT2017-07-17 21:19:35 GMT
    Tuesday, July 18 2017 2:56 PM EDT2017-07-18 18:56:13 GMT

    One of the suspects arrested in a Jonesboro robbery investigation was identified Tuesday.

    One of the suspects arrested in a Jonesboro robbery investigation was identified Tuesday.

  • Arkansas man admits running over estranged wife with vehicle

    Arkansas man admits running over estranged wife with vehicle

    Tuesday, July 18 2017 12:20 PM EDT2017-07-18 16:20:47 GMT
    Bobby Moss (Source: White County Sheriff's Department)Bobby Moss (Source: White County Sheriff's Department)

    An Arkansas man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after admitting he ran over his estranged wife with a vehicle.

    An Arkansas man has been sentenced to 40 years in prison after admitting he ran over his estranged wife with a vehicle.

  • JPD: Car taken from gas station

    JPD: Car taken from gas station

    Monday, July 17 2017 8:51 PM EDT2017-07-18 00:51:02 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:34 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:34:25 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    A Jonesboro man told police Sunday that his car was taken before he had the opportunity to fill it with gas, while Crittenden County authorities made an arrest in the case. 

    A Jonesboro man told police Sunday that his car was taken before he had the opportunity to fill it with gas, while Crittenden County authorities made an arrest in the case. 

  • Man faces breaking or entering, theft charges

    Man faces breaking or entering, theft charges

    Monday, July 17 2017 9:40 PM EDT2017-07-18 01:40:16 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:31 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:31:15 GMT
    Juan Francisco Baldazo of Brookland (Source: Craighead County Jail)Juan Francisco Baldazo of Brookland (Source: Craighead County Jail)

    The sight of a "Snow White" character emblazoned on a laptop computer may have broken a breaking and entering case, with Brookland police arresting an 18-year-old in the case, police said Monday.

    The sight of a "Snow White" character emblazoned on a laptop computer may have broken a breaking and entering case, with Brookland police arresting an 18-year-old in the case, police said Monday.

  • Police search for break-in suspects

    Police search for break-in suspects

    Monday, July 17 2017 11:13 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:13:14 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:23 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:23:23 GMT
    Beebe police are wanting to talk with this person in connection with a series of vehicle break-ins Sunday. (Source: Beebe police Facebook page)Beebe police are wanting to talk with this person in connection with a series of vehicle break-ins Sunday. (Source: Beebe police Facebook page)

    Police in White County is looking for suspects in connection with a series of car break-ins at a church parking lot. 

    Police in White County is looking for suspects in connection with a series of car break-ins at a church parking lot. 

  • Blytheville police search for robbery suspects

    Blytheville police search for robbery suspects

    Monday, July 17 2017 10:58 PM EDT2017-07-18 02:58:49 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:18 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:18:19 GMT
    Blytheville police search for two suspects who reportedly attempted to rob the Family Dollar on North Main Street. (Source: Blytheville Police Department)Blytheville police search for two suspects who reportedly attempted to rob the Family Dollar on North Main Street. (Source: Blytheville Police Department)

    The clerk may have told the two suspects "Good Morning", but the suspects were intent on trying to rob a dollar store in Blytheville Friday, police said. 

    The clerk may have told the two suspects "Good Morning", but the suspects were intent on trying to rob a dollar store in Blytheville Friday, police said. 

  • Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

    Traffic stop leads to drug arrest

    Monday, July 17 2017 9:58 PM EDT2017-07-18 01:58:03 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:15 PM EDT2017-07-18 03:15:21 GMT
    Jonathan Earl Wilson (Source: Craighead County Jail)Jonathan Earl Wilson (Source: Craighead County Jail)

    A drive through campus Saturday led a White County man into some trouble after his arrest on suspicion of drug charges, police said Monday. 

    A drive through campus Saturday led a White County man into some trouble after his arrest on suspicion of drug charges, police said Monday. 

  • Police searching for 3 suspects in smash and grab

    Police searching for 3 suspects in smash and grab

    Monday, July 17 2017 4:29 PM EDT2017-07-17 20:29:15 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 7:13 PM EDT2017-07-17 23:13:55 GMT
    Two of the suspects (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)Two of the suspects (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)

    Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying three men suspected in an early morning smash and grab.

    Police are seeking the public’s help in identifying three men suspected in an early morning smash and grab.

  • Drug arrest sidelines former NFL player in Corning

    Drug arrest sidelines former NFL player in Corning

    Monday, July 17 2017 3:56 PM EDT2017-07-17 19:56:46 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 6:27 PM EDT2017-07-17 22:27:50 GMT
    Eric Lamont Martin, Jr. (Source: Clay Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Eric Lamont Martin, Jr. (Source: Clay Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A former NFL linebacker stopped for speeding in Corning got sidelined Saturday when police say they found drugs in his car.

    A former NFL linebacker stopped for speeding in Corning got sidelined Saturday when police say they found drugs in his car.

  • Police: Woman pulls stun gun to stop man from hitting, threatening her

    Police: Woman pulls stun gun to stop man from hitting, threatening her

    Monday, July 17 2017 12:54 PM EDT2017-07-17 16:54:21 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 3:11 PM EDT2017-07-17 19:11:21 GMT
    Michael Jerome Norton (Source: CCSO)Michael Jerome Norton (Source: CCSO)

    When a man wouldn't quit hitting and threatening to kill a woman, police say she pulled out a stun gun and zapped him.

    When a man wouldn't quit hitting and threatening to kill a woman, police say she pulled out a stun gun and zapped him.

  • Man accused of spraying ammonia in woman's face

    Man accused of spraying ammonia in woman's face

    Monday, July 17 2017 1:05 PM EDT2017-07-17 17:05:20 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 2:24 PM EDT2017-07-17 18:24:16 GMT
    Eddie Marcus Higgins (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Eddie Marcus Higgins (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Police arrested a Jonesboro man after they say he sprayed ammonia in a woman’s face.

    Police arrested a Jonesboro man after they say he sprayed ammonia in a woman’s face.

  • Suspect's name released in Kennett murder case

    Suspect's name released in Kennett murder case

    Saturday, July 15 2017 10:51 AM EDT2017-07-15 14:51:49 GMT
    Monday, July 17 2017 11:29 AM EDT2017-07-17 15:29:42 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A 19-year-old man is in custody in connection to a Kennett murder case.

    A 19-year-old man is in custody in connection to a Kennett murder case.

  • Breaking

    Woman found guilty of smuggling meth, officials say

    Woman found guilty of smuggling meth, officials say

    Thursday, July 13 2017 6:22 PM EDT2017-07-13 22:22:59 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 6:51 PM EDT2017-07-13 22:51:11 GMT
    Elsa Solis of Batesville (Source: Pulaski County Jail via Vinelink)Elsa Solis of Batesville (Source: Pulaski County Jail via Vinelink)

    According to Chris Givens with the United States Attorney's Office, a Batesville woman was found guilty Wednesday in a case where she was accused of smuggling meth and cash inside car seats. 

    According to Chris Givens with the United States Attorney's Office, a Batesville woman was found guilty Wednesday in a case where she was accused of smuggling meth and cash inside car seats. 

  • Greene County thefts solved with arrests, authorities say

    Greene County thefts solved with arrests, authorities say

    Thursday, July 13 2017 5:54 PM EDT2017-07-13 21:54:02 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 6:17 PM EDT2017-07-13 22:17:43 GMT
    (Source: KAIT-TV)(Source: KAIT-TV)

    The Greene County Sheriff's Department has solved multiple theft cases.

    The Greene County Sheriff's Department has solved multiple theft cases.

  • Sheriff: Man arrested after biting woman, deputy

    Sheriff: Man arrested after biting woman, deputy

    Thursday, July 13 2017 3:43 PM EDT2017-07-13 19:43:20 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 4:47 PM EDT2017-07-13 20:47:07 GMT
    Derek Walker (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Derek Walker (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    Deputies arrested an Imboden man after they say he sunk his teeth into a woman and a deputy.

    Deputies arrested an Imboden man after they say he sunk his teeth into a woman and a deputy.

  • Bond set for man accused of choking woman

    Bond set for man accused of choking woman

    Thursday, July 13 2017 4:23 PM EDT2017-07-13 20:23:54 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 4:46 PM EDT2017-07-13 20:46:29 GMT
    Jose David Ramirez (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Jose David Ramirez (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Jonesboro man is being held on $15,000 bond after police say he choked a woman during a fight.

    A Jonesboro man is being held on $15,000 bond after police say he choked a woman during a fight.

  • Man accused of hitting 2-year-old child with wire hanger

    Man accused of hitting 2-year-old child with wire hanger

    Thursday, July 13 2017 1:27 PM EDT2017-07-13 17:27:15 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 2:08 PM EDT2017-07-13 18:08:57 GMT
    Thurman Leandles Farris (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Thurman Leandles Farris (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Jonesboro man after they say he hit a two-year-old child with a wire hanger.

    Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Jonesboro man after they say he hit a two-year-old child with a wire hanger.

  • Return to sender: observant secretary finds drugs in jail mail

    Return to sender: observant secretary finds drugs in jail mail

    Thursday, July 13 2017 12:00 PM EDT2017-07-13 16:00:42 GMT
    Thursday, July 13 2017 1:09 PM EDT2017-07-13 17:09:46 GMT
    An alert secretary found drugs under the stamps on two suspicious postcards, the sheriff said. (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)An alert secretary found drugs under the stamps on two suspicious postcards, the sheriff said. (Source: Baxter County Sheriff's Office)

    A local sheriff credits his office's secretary for kicking off a drug investigation leading to two arrests.

    A local sheriff credits his office's secretary for kicking off a drug investigation leading to two arrests.

  • Arrest warrants issued for 2 men in West Memphis homicide

    Arrest warrants issued for 2 men in West Memphis homicide

    Wednesday, July 12 2017 7:25 PM EDT2017-07-12 23:25:23 GMT
    Malik Macklin (left) and Derrick Brown (right) (SOURCE: West Memphis PD)Malik Macklin (left) and Derrick Brown (right) (SOURCE: West Memphis PD)

    Arrest warrants have been issued for two men believed to be responsible for the shooting death of a man the day after Independence Day.

    Arrest warrants have been issued for two men believed to be responsible for the shooting death of a man the day after Independence Day.

  • Crimestoppers: Police need help identifying shoplifter

    Crimestoppers: Police need help identifying shoplifter

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 9:26 PM EDT2017-07-12 01:26:14 GMT
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 10:04 PM EDT2017-07-12 02:04:09 GMT
    Leon Edwards (Source: Jonesboro Police Dept.)Leon Edwards (Source: Jonesboro Police Dept.)

    Jonesboro police need the public’s help in finding two people who the two warrants between. Police have also need your help identifying the suspect accused of stealing over $3,000 worth of clothes from Dillard’s.

    Jonesboro police need the public’s help in finding two people who the two warrants between. Police have also need your help identifying the suspect accused of stealing over $3,000 worth of clothes from Dillard’s.

  • Missouri man pleads guilty to murder in 2015 attack

    Missouri man pleads guilty to murder in 2015 attack

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 6:09 PM EDT2017-07-11 22:09:01 GMT

    A southeast Missouri man has pleaded guilty to murder in connection with a 2015 attack.

    A southeast Missouri man has pleaded guilty to murder in connection with a 2015 attack.

  • Deputy kicked in groin, couple arrested

    Deputy kicked in groin, couple arrested

    Tuesday, July 11 2017 3:58 PM EDT2017-07-11 19:58:48 GMT
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 4:11 PM EDT2017-07-11 20:11:45 GMT
    Robert Lee Bennett (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Robert Lee Bennett (Source: Lawrence Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A couple faces multiple charges after investigators say they resisted arrest and kicked a deputy in the groin.

    A couple faces multiple charges after investigators say they resisted arrest and kicked a deputy in the groin.

  • Police: Couple stole $3,000 worth of clothes from store

    Police: Couple stole $3,000 worth of clothes from store

    Monday, July 10 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-07-10 17:39:34 GMT
    Tuesday, July 11 2017 2:00 PM EDT2017-07-11 18:00:03 GMT
    (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)(Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

    Police are searching for a couple who walked out of a Jonesboro department store with $3,000 worth of unpaid merchandise.

    Police are searching for a couple who walked out of a Jonesboro department store with $3,000 worth of unpaid merchandise.

  • JPD: $100,000 worth of damage caused stealing $100 in copper

    JPD: $100,000 worth of damage caused stealing $100 in copper

    Monday, July 10 2017 2:22 PM EDT2017-07-10 18:22:19 GMT
    Monday, July 10 2017 2:38 PM EDT2017-07-10 18:38:49 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A thief caused more than $100,000 worth of damage at a Jonesboro company just to steal $100 worth of copper, police said.

    A thief caused more than $100,000 worth of damage at a Jonesboro company just to steal $100 worth of copper, police said.

  • JPD: Murder suspect in custody

    JPD: Murder suspect in custody

    Friday, July 7 2017 11:44 AM EDT2017-07-07 15:44:32 GMT
    Saturday, July 8 2017 9:35 AM EDT2017-07-08 13:35:58 GMT
    Alex Rankin (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)Alex Rankin (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)

    Jonesboro police have arrested a man wanted for the murder of a Jonesboro man.

    Jonesboro police have arrested a man wanted for the murder of a Jonesboro man.

  • Man appears in court in connection to assault in Bono

    Man appears in court in connection to assault in Bono

    Thursday, July 6 2017 9:45 AM EDT2017-07-06 13:45:21 GMT
    Friday, July 7 2017 9:09 PM EDT2017-07-08 01:09:24 GMT

    One man was arrested after an investigation into a reported assault Wednesday night.

    One man was arrested after an investigation into a reported assault Wednesday night.

  • Farmer reports equipment stolen, damaged

    Farmer reports equipment stolen, damaged

    Friday, July 7 2017 10:05 AM EDT2017-07-07 14:05:23 GMT
    Friday, July 7 2017 1:18 PM EDT2017-07-07 17:18:08 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A farmer told a sheriff's deputy someone took a piece of a plane and damaged his equipment to the tune of about 5,800.

    A farmer told a sheriff's deputy someone took a piece of a plane and damaged his equipment to the tune of about 5,800.

  • Suspect accused of assaulting children with knife

    Suspect accused of assaulting children with knife

    Friday, July 7 2017 7:45 AM EDT2017-07-07 11:45:32 GMT
    Gilbert Garcia (Source: Craighead County Jail via Vinelink)Gilbert Garcia (Source: Craighead County Jail via Vinelink)

    A probable cause affidavit states the children told investigators that Gilbert Garcia “put a knife in the ear of the 6 year old.” They told police he also “stuck the knife between the toes of the 8 year old victim.” 

    A probable cause affidavit states the children told investigators that Gilbert Garcia “put a knife in the ear of the 6 year old.” They told police he also “stuck the knife between the toes of the 8 year old victim.” 

  • Man, juvenile arrested in restaurant holdup

    Man, juvenile arrested in restaurant holdup

    Thursday, July 6 2017 3:51 PM EDT2017-07-06 19:51:17 GMT
    Thursday, July 6 2017 5:58 PM EDT2017-07-06 21:58:35 GMT
    Michael Wilson (Source: White Co. Sheriff's Office)Michael Wilson (Source: White Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Police arrested two people suspected of robbing a fast food restaurant at gunpoint.

    Police arrested two people suspected of robbing a fast food restaurant at gunpoint.

  • Father, son arrested on felony drug charges

    Father, son arrested on felony drug charges

    Thursday, July 6 2017 3:38 PM EDT2017-07-06 19:38:48 GMT
    Thursday, July 6 2017 5:57 PM EDT2017-07-06 21:57:06 GMT
    Thomas Galluzzo III (Source: Baxter Co Sheriff's Office)Thomas Galluzzo III (Source: Baxter Co Sheriff's Office)

    Deputies arrested an Arkansas man and his son on felony drug dealing charges.

    Deputies arrested an Arkansas man and his son on felony drug dealing charges.

  • Felon facing weapons charges now accused of sexually assaulting child

    Felon facing weapons charges now accused of sexually assaulting child

    Thursday, July 6 2017 5:54 PM EDT2017-07-06 21:54:16 GMT
    Francisco Cordova (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Department)Francisco Cordova (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Department)

    Less than a week after he appeared before a judge on gun charges, a Jonesboro man was back in court, accused of sexually abusing a child. 

    Less than a week after he appeared before a judge on gun charges, a Jonesboro man was back in court, accused of sexually abusing a child. 

  • Police arrest MO man accused of rape

    Police arrest MO man accused of rape

    Thursday, July 6 2017 10:00 AM EDT2017-07-06 14:00:49 GMT
    Thursday, July 6 2017 10:03 AM EDT2017-07-06 14:03:30 GMT
    Stacy Loveless Thompson (Source: Pemiscot Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Stacy Loveless Thompson (Source: Pemiscot Co. Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    A Missouri man is being held on $150,000 bond, accused of rape.

    A Missouri man is being held on $150,000 bond, accused of rape.

  • Breaking

    Jonesboro man sentenced in child porn case

    Jonesboro man sentenced in child porn case

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 6:08 PM EDT2017-07-05 22:08:05 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 10:20 PM EDT2017-07-06 02:20:44 GMT
    Steven Thorpe (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)Steven Thorpe (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office via Vinelink)

    According to Acting United States Attorney Patrick C. Harris, a Jonesboro man was sentenced Wednesday to more than 21 years in federal prison for advertising child pornography. 

    According to Acting United States Attorney Patrick C. Harris, a Jonesboro man was sentenced Wednesday to more than 21 years in federal prison for advertising child pornography. 

  • Man arrested in abuse case, Sheriff says

    Man arrested in abuse case, Sheriff says

    Monday, July 3 2017 9:25 PM EDT2017-07-04 01:25:27 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 7:17 PM EDT2017-07-05 23:17:14 GMT
    Coty Shawn Penter of Trumann (Source: Stone County Sheriff's Office)Coty Shawn Penter of Trumann (Source: Stone County Sheriff's Office)

    Officials in Stone County are awaiting reports of abuse at a church camp, where a counselor reportedly used a switch on juveniles to discipline them. 

    Officials in Stone County are awaiting reports of abuse at a church camp, where a counselor reportedly used a switch on juveniles to discipline them. 

  • Police: Man stole, sold copper from job site

    Police: Man stole, sold copper from job site

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 5:28 PM EDT2017-07-05 21:28:02 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 5:50 PM EDT2017-07-05 21:50:13 GMT
    Marc Winston Emanuel (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Marc Winston Emanuel (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A Jonesboro man faces up to six years in prison after investigators say he stole more than $4,000 worth of copper from his employer.

    A Jonesboro man faces up to six years in prison after investigators say he stole more than $4,000 worth of copper from his employer.

  • Judge charges Jonesboro man with raping young girl

    Judge charges Jonesboro man with raping young girl

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 4:32 PM EDT2017-07-05 20:32:22 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-07-05 20:41:05 GMT
    Vernon Vontrell Fletcher (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Vernon Vontrell Fletcher (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    A judge found probable cause Monday to charge a Jonesboro man accused of forcing a 6-year-old child to perform sexual acts.

    A judge found probable cause Monday to charge a Jonesboro man accused of forcing a 6-year-old child to perform sexual acts.

  • Police: 'Unwanted guest' accused of burning house

    Police: 'Unwanted guest' accused of burning house

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 7:44 AM EDT2017-07-05 11:44:12 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 2:42 PM EDT2017-07-05 18:42:44 GMT

    Police say a man who was not welcome at a Kennett home was arrest following a fire at the same residence.

    Police say a man who was not welcome at a Kennett home was arrest following a fire at the same residence.

  • Sheriff reports relatively calm holiday weekend

    Sheriff reports relatively calm holiday weekend

    Wednesday, July 5 2017 11:47 AM EDT2017-07-05 15:47:04 GMT
    Wednesday, July 5 2017 12:03 PM EDT2017-07-05 16:03:47 GMT

    Things were relatively calm during the Independence Day weekend, according to a local sheriff.

    Things were relatively calm during the Independence Day weekend, according to a local sheriff.

  • Man arrested for huffing while driving

    Man arrested for huffing while driving

    Monday, July 3 2017 12:53 PM EDT2017-07-03 16:53:07 GMT
    Monday, July 3 2017 1:01 PM EDT2017-07-03 17:01:57 GMT
    James Edward Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)James Edward Williams (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Police arrested a Jonesboro man Sunday evening after they found him passed out behind the wheel in the middle of a busy intersection.

    Police arrested a Jonesboro man Sunday evening after they found him passed out behind the wheel in the middle of a busy intersection.

  • Man injured in early morning hit-and-run

    Man injured in early morning hit-and-run

    Monday, July 3 2017 12:14 PM EDT2017-07-03 16:14:37 GMT
    Monday, July 3 2017 12:37 PM EDT2017-07-03 16:37:01 GMT
    (Source: Raycom Media)(Source: Raycom Media)

    Police say a man was hospitalized early Monday morning after a car swerved onto the sidewalk and hit him as he walked his dog.

    Police say a man was hospitalized early Monday morning after a car swerved onto the sidewalk and hit him as he walked his dog.

  • Suspect wanted in Jonesboro armed robbery

    Suspect wanted in Jonesboro armed robbery

    Monday, July 3 2017 3:47 AM EDT2017-07-03 07:47:27 GMT
    Monday, July 3 2017 11:49 AM EDT2017-07-03 15:49:12 GMT

    Jonesboro police are searching for a person involved in an armed robbery early Monday morning.

    Jonesboro police are searching for a person involved in an armed robbery early Monday morning.

  • Wrong number: Someone racks up $2,700 phone bill on woman's stolen ID

    Wrong number: Someone racks up $2,700 phone bill on woman's stolen ID

    Friday, June 30 2017 2:24 PM EDT2017-06-30 18:24:19 GMT
    Friday, June 30 2017 2:33 PM EDT2017-06-30 18:33:48 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    An 84-year-old Jonesboro woman “sprinted” to the police department after receiving a letter claiming she owed nearly $2,700 to a cell phone carrier.

    An 84-year-old Jonesboro woman “sprinted” to the police department after receiving a letter claiming she owed nearly $2,700 to a cell phone carrier.

  • Jonesboro woman pleads guilty to staged crash

    Jonesboro woman pleads guilty to staged crash

    Friday, June 30 2017 12:15 PM EDT2017-06-30 16:15:05 GMT
    Friday, June 30 2017 1:46 PM EDT2017-06-30 17:46:58 GMT
    (Source: AP Graphics Bank)(Source: AP Graphics Bank)

    A Jonesboro woman pleaded guilty to insurance fraud for staging a crash three years ago that she claimed injured her.

    A Jonesboro woman pleaded guilty to insurance fraud for staging a crash three years ago that she claimed injured her.

  • Shoplifting suspects arrested--shopping carts and all

    Shoplifting suspects arrested--shopping carts and all

    Thursday, June 29 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-06-29 20:41:52 GMT
    Thursday, June 29 2017 6:20 PM EDT2017-06-29 22:20:00 GMT
    Nico Demetries Ransom (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Nico Demetries Ransom (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Police say three people accused of shoplifting from Home Depot stole more than merchandise; they even took two shopping carts.

    Police say three people accused of shoplifting from Home Depot stole more than merchandise; they even took two shopping carts.

  • UPDATE: Suspect in Sonic hold-up arrested

    UPDATE: Suspect in Sonic hold-up arrested

    Tuesday, June 27 2017 9:41 AM EDT2017-06-27 13:41:49 GMT
    Thursday, June 29 2017 5:07 PM EDT2017-06-29 21:07:47 GMT
    Easton Puszewski (Source: White County Jail via Vinelink)Easton Puszewski (Source: White County Jail via Vinelink)

    Police have arrested a man suspected of robbing a fast food restaurant at gunpoint.

    Police have arrested a man suspected of robbing a fast food restaurant at gunpoint.

  • breaking

    Prosecutor files formal charges in deadly downtown shooting

    Prosecutor files formal charges in deadly downtown shooting

    Thursday, June 29 2017 11:55 AM EDT2017-06-29 15:55:49 GMT
    Thursday, June 29 2017 12:24 PM EDT2017-06-29 16:24:41 GMT
    Kalius Lane (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)Kalius Lane (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Scott Ellington, district prosecuting attorney for the Second Judicial District, filed formal charges against two men accused of a May 14 shooting at The Basement in downtown Jonesboro.

    Scott Ellington, district prosecuting attorney for the Second Judicial District, filed formal charges against two men accused of a May 14 shooting at The Basement in downtown Jonesboro.

  • Asphalt scam strikes another county

    Asphalt scam strikes another county

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:11 PM EDT2017-06-29 00:11:36 GMT
    Wednesday, June 28 2017 8:23 PM EDT2017-06-29 00:23:33 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Poinsett County sheriff is warning people in his county of a scam the Craighead County deputies dealt with last week.

    The Poinsett County sheriff is warning people in his county of a scam the Craighead County deputies dealt with last week.

  • Police investigating Green Dot card scam

    Police investigating Green Dot card scam

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 2:36 PM EDT2017-06-28 18:36:35 GMT
    Wednesday, June 28 2017 6:45 PM EDT2017-06-28 22:45:51 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A police department in Missouri is investigating several complaints of scams.

    A police department in Missouri is investigating several complaints of scams.

  • Sheriff: Home search yields largest meth bust in county

    Sheriff: Home search yields largest meth bust in county

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 2:03 PM EDT2017-06-28 18:03:15 GMT
    Wednesday, June 28 2017 2:17 PM EDT2017-06-28 18:17:06 GMT
    Evidence seized during search of a Pineville home. (Source: Izard Co. Sheriff's Office)Evidence seized during search of a Pineville home. (Source: Izard Co. Sheriff's Office)

    Sheriff’s deputies made a historic discovery during a recent search of a family’s home.

    Sheriff’s deputies made a historic discovery during a recent search of a family’s home.

  • Attorney for Clay Waller files motion to dismiss case on grounds of double jeopardy

    Attorney for Clay Waller files motion to dismiss case on grounds of double jeopardy

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 2:15 PM EDT2017-06-28 18:15:08 GMT

    An attorney for Clay Waller has filed a motion to have his client's case dismissed on grounds of double jeopardy.

    An attorney for Clay Waller has filed a motion to have his client's case dismissed on grounds of double jeopardy.

  • Hot grease thrown at crowd, 3 people burned

    Hot grease thrown at crowd, 3 people burned

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 1:39 PM EDT2017-06-28 17:39:22 GMT
    Wednesday, June 28 2017 1:47 PM EDT2017-06-28 17:47:28 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    A fight involving several people ended with a woman apparently throwing hot grease on the crowd.

    A fight involving several people ended with a woman apparently throwing hot grease on the crowd.

  • Officer nicked by needle, counterfeit bill found during traffic stop

    Officer nicked by needle, counterfeit bill found during traffic stop

    Wednesday, June 28 2017 12:45 PM EDT2017-06-28 16:45:24 GMT
    Wednesday, June 28 2017 1:28 PM EDT2017-06-28 17:28:38 GMT
    Kelsey Kinson (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)Kelsey Kinson (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)

    Two Jonesboro women face several charges after police found drugs and counterfeit money during a traffic stop.

    Two Jonesboro women face several charges after police found drugs and counterfeit money during a traffic stop.

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  • Community divided after fallout from Freeze resignation

    Community divided after fallout from Freeze resignation

    Friday, July 21 2017 5:36 PM EDT2017-07-21 21:36:51 GMT
    Hugh Freeze (SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)Hugh Freeze (SOURCE: WMC Action News 5)

    Residents in Oxford are still recovering from the shock of Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze's resignation.

    Residents in Oxford are still recovering from the shock of Ole Miss football coach Hugh Freeze's resignation.

  • Roaches, not mice, reported at another waffle restaurant

    Roaches, not mice, reported at another waffle restaurant

    Friday, July 21 2017 2:48 PM EDT2017-07-21 18:48:17 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 2:57 PM EDT2017-07-21 18:57:08 GMT
    (Source: Pablo)(Source: Pablo)

    A week after reportedly finding mice at Waffle House, health inspectors say they discovered roaches scurrying around another breakfast hotspot.

    A week after reportedly finding mice at Waffle House, health inspectors say they discovered roaches scurrying around another breakfast hotspot.

  • breaking

    Lawrence Co. authorities respond to crash on US 412

    Lawrence Co. authorities respond to crash on US 412

    Friday, July 21 2017 2:29 PM EDT2017-07-21 18:29:32 GMT
    Friday, July 21 2017 2:37 PM EDT2017-07-21 18:37:42 GMT

    Lawrence County Dispatch confirmed crews are responding to a crash on U.S. 412 and Highway 231.

    Lawrence County Dispatch confirmed crews are responding to a crash on U.S. 412 and Highway 231.

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