Mo. rape suspect apparently kills self in Ark. - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Mo. rape suspect apparently kills self in Ark.

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. (AP) - Authorities in Baxter County say a man wanted on a statutory rape charge in Webster County, Mo., has died after apparently shooting himself in the head.

Sheriff John Montgomery says 25-year-old Clinton Bolding died Friday night at Baxter Regional Medical Center after apparently shooting himself as he was surrounded by authorities. Montgomery says Bolding pointed a gun at two Baxter County deputies about 4:15 p.m.

Friday and ran into a wooded area when the deputies arrived at a home where Bolding was staying. The sheriff says authorities surrounded the area and Bolding was found about 5:40 p.m. with the gunshot wound to the head. Montgomery says a 17-year-old girl and an infant who were in the home where Bolding was found are now in state custody.

(Copyright 2010 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

  • Region 8 News</span><a class="customMoreLink" href="/Global/category.asp?C=4391" target="_top">More >></a>Region 8 NewsMore>>

  • New traffic patterns installed for student safety

    New traffic patterns installed for student safety

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:22 PM EST2018-02-21 01:22:54 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 9:49 PM EST2018-02-21 02:49:32 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Administrators at one Greene County school installed new safety features to help with their traffic pattern.

    Administrators at one Greene County school installed new safety features to help with their traffic pattern.

  • Blind man makes t-shirt rugs for homeless dogs

    Blind man makes t-shirt rugs for homeless dogs

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 7:36 PM EST2018-02-21 00:36:01 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:47 PM EST2018-02-21 01:47:12 GMT
    Dale Bradfield (Source: KAIT)Dale Bradfield (Source: KAIT)

    A blind man has made it his mission to take one mans trash and turn it into another's treasure. 

    A blind man has made it his mission to take one mans trash and turn it into another's treasure. 

  • CASA in need of more male volunteers

    CASA in need of more male volunteers

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 6:00 PM EST2018-02-20 23:00:42 GMT
    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:07 PM EST2018-02-21 01:07:02 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    Court Appointed Special Advocates or CASA of Northeast Arkansas voiced their need for more male volunteers.

    Court Appointed Special Advocates or CASA of Northeast Arkansas voiced their need for more male volunteers.

Powered by Frankly