Both suspects arrested in Forrest City stabbing - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Both suspects arrested in Forrest City stabbing

Deadrick Eugene Smith (Source: Forrest City Police Department) Deadrick Eugene Smith (Source: Forrest City Police Department)
Calisha Sheray Banks (Source: Forrest City Police Department) Calisha Sheray Banks (Source: Forrest City Police Department)

FORREST CITY, AR (KAIT)-  Forrest City Police now have both people accused of a stabbing last October in custody.

Police say Deadrick Eugene Smith, 28, and Calisha Sheray Banks, 27, are accused of stabbing Deshaviyon Appleby in the Rice and Mann apartment area on October 10.

According to the Forrest City Police Department, Appleby reported that Smith broke her car window out and when she stopped the vehicle, Banks jumped into the vehicle and started stabbing her.  Police say Banks and Smith then pulled the victim out of the vehicle and continued to stab her.

Appleby was taken to Forrest City Medical Center and received 50 stitches from the stabbing.

Smith is charged with Battery 2nd Degree and misdemeanor contempt Warrant of Arrest out of St. Francis County District Court. He posted a $20,000 commercial bond the day of his arrest and was released pending arraignment. Banks was charged with second degree battery and bond was set at $20,000.

Copyright 2012 KAIT. All rights reserved.

 

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

  • Piecing together works of art

    Piecing together works of art

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:07 PM EDT2018-07-21 03:07:55 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 11:48 PM EDT2018-07-21 03:48:33 GMT
    Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)
    Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)Quilting is taking on a new look. (Source: Sam Hummelstein)

    Threads of Life Quilt & Fiber Art Show showcases creativity in a fundraiser to benefit St. Bernards Senior Services.

    Threads of Life Quilt & Fiber Art Show showcases creativity in a fundraiser to benefit St. Bernards Senior Services.

  • JPD investigates allegations against the Salvation Army

    JPD investigates allegations against the Salvation Army

    Friday, July 20 2018 11:05 PM EDT2018-07-21 03:05:04 GMT

    Jonesboro police are investigating the Salvation Army after allegations of misappropriation of funds by an employee.

    Jonesboro police are investigating the Salvation Army after allegations of misappropriation of funds by an employee.

  • Jonesboro sees economic growth, industry magazine notes

    Jonesboro sees economic growth, industry magazine notes

    Friday, July 20 2018 10:24 PM EDT2018-07-21 02:24:45 GMT
    Friday, July 20 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-07-21 02:51:46 GMT
    Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)
    Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)Jonesboro Municipal Center (Source: KAIT)

    The Jonesboro area economy is a strong selling point for businesses, officials have said for years, and a national publication now says the area is the best in the South and Southwestern United States. 

    The Jonesboro area economy is a strong selling point for businesses, officials have said for years, and a national publication now says the area is the best in the South and Southwestern United States. 

Powered by Frankly