Williford man arrested after wife found covered in blood lying in ditch

David Herron (Source: Sharp County Sheriff's Department)
David Herron (Source: Sharp County Sheriff's Department)

SHARPCOUNTY, AR (KAIT) – A Williford man is behind bars after police say they foundhis wife lying in a roadside ditch covered in blood.

Accordingto the Sharp County Sheriff's Department, 32-year-old April Herron was foundlying in a roadside ditch on Acres Road Monday night. Herron was airlifted to aSpringfield, Missouri hospital in critical condition.

Duringthe course of the investigation, deputies arrested April's husband, 44-year-oldDavid Herron. He is currently awaiting formal charges. No other information wasprovided at this time. Police say the investigation is ongoing and moreinformation will be released at a later date.

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