Two others arrested in Blytheville for hindering apprehension - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Two others arrested in Blytheville for hindering apprehension

Shaquan Rainer (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Shaquan Rainer (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Shauniqua Rainer (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Shauniqua Rainer (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)
Micah J. Hopkins (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.) Micah J. Hopkins (Source: Blytheville Police Dept.)

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) – Two people who were inside a home with a murder suspect in Blytheville were charged with hindering apprehension Thursday, according to Blytheville Police Captain Scott Adams.

Adams said Shaquan Rainer, 21, and Shauniqua Rainer, 23, were arrested for hindering the apprehension of Micah Hopkins, 30. Police said Hopkins was wanted in connection to the shooting death of a man in Champaign, Illinois.

According to Adams, Shaquan and Shauniqua were arraigned in Blytheville District Court. Both were given a bond of $2,500 and were scheduled to appear in court on August 24, 2014.

U.S. Marshal Bob Clark said Hopkins was taken into custody in a home at 1608 Chickasawba Street at about 3:30 Wednesday afternoon. Hopkins was arrested without incident.

Clark said they were unable to locate any weapons during the arrest.

Officers with the U.S. Marshal’s Office, Blytheville Police Department and the Blytheville SWAT team participated in the arrest.

Copyright 2014 KAIT. All rights reserved.

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

  • Blytheville officer dies at age 31

    Blytheville officer dies at age 31

    Thursday, February 22 2018 10:18 PM EST2018-02-23 03:18:57 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 5:06 PM EST2018-02-23 22:06:05 GMT
    Blytheville Police Officer George Hodgkiss (Source: Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington's Facebook Page)Blytheville Police Officer George Hodgkiss (Source: Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington's Facebook Page)

    A Blytheville police officer was remembered Thursday as someone who was dedicated to his job and to the people he served. 

    A Blytheville police officer was remembered Thursday as someone who was dedicated to his job and to the people he served. 

  • BREAKING

    2 arrested in connection to late officer's stolen ashes

    2 arrested in connection to late officer's stolen ashes

    Friday, February 23 2018 4:46 PM EST2018-02-23 21:46:04 GMT
    Friday, February 23 2018 4:54 PM EST2018-02-23 21:54:18 GMT
    Brook Tailor Edwards (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)Brook Tailor Edwards (Source: Craighead County Sheriff's Office)

    Police have arrested two men in connection with an officer's stolen ashes.

    Police have arrested two men in connection with an officer's stolen ashes.

  • Family wants answers after son's ashes were stolen

    Family wants answers after son's ashes were stolen

    Thursday, February 22 2018 12:49 AM EST2018-02-22 05:49:28 GMT
    Thursday, February 22 2018 11:34 PM EST2018-02-23 04:34:09 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    The Peevey family experienced the second loss of their beloved family member and late Jonesboro police officer as someone destroyed his niche and stole his ashes out of the Grace Memorial Garden. Now they are demanding the ashes be returned.

    The Peevey family experienced the second loss of their beloved family member and late Jonesboro police officer as someone destroyed his niche and stole his ashes out of the Grace Memorial Garden. Now they are demanding the ashes be returned.

Powered by Frankly