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Police: Suspect threatened family member and fired weapon

Richard Michael Carr (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail) Richard Michael Carr (Source: Lawrence Co. Jail)
LAWRENCE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

A suspect was arrested after police say he fired weapon and threatened a family member.

Richard Michael Carr of Ravenden was arrested Jan. 30 following an incident early last week, according to a news release from the Lawrence County Sheriff's Department.

The sheriff's department stated Carr was involved in an incident where he had gotten into a fight with a family member, made threats and fired a weapon in a residence. He then fled from the residence. After officers were unable to find him, a warrant was issued for his arrest.

An anonymous tip led to officers arresting Carr at a nearby home. He was taken into custody without incident.

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