Police search for suspect in robbery

Police search for suspect in robbery
Mark Amos Barker (Source: West Memphis Police Department Facebook Page)

WEST MEMPHIS, AR (KAIT) - Crittenden County authorities are looking for an armed and dangerous suspect in connection with a series of robberies there and asking for help from the public in locating him.

According to a post on the West Memphis Police Department Facebook page, Mark Barker has active felony warrants for three counts of aggravated robbery and for possession of a firearm by certain persons.

Barker is right now out on bond in connection with a robbery that happened in January, while Barker reportedly used a small silver handgun in one robbery and a knife in the most recent ones, the post noted.

Anyone with information on Barker's whereabouts can call West Memphis police at 870-735-1210 or Crittenden County Crimestoppers at 870-732-4444.

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