Brookland Murder Victim Had Criminal Record - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

Brookland, AR

Brookland Murder Victim Had Criminal Record

BROOKLAND, AR - A Craighead County man who was allegedly murdered by his stepfather Monday night at their home in Brookland apparently had a lengthy criminal record.

K8 News has learned that 31-year-old Brian Doyle had been in and out of the Arkansas Department of Corrections since he pleaded guilty to a manslaughter charge in Sharp County in 1994.

Doyle had in fact, been released from the DOC as recently as May.

Craighead County sheriff's deputies arrested Doyle's stepfather, Toby Barnett, on first degree murder charges Monday night in connection with the fatal stabbing of Doyle.  The incident occured around 7 p.m. Monday.  Doyle died following emergency surgery at a Jonesboro hospital at approximately 3 a.m. Tuesday morning.

 

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

  • Dressbarn closing at The Mall at Turtle Creek

    Dressbarn closing at The Mall at Turtle Creek

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 9:31 PM EST2017-12-13 02:31:31 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 2:38 PM EST2017-12-13 19:38:34 GMT
    (Source: Dressbarn via Facebook)(Source: Dressbarn via Facebook)

    The Dressbarn is closing its doors inside The Mall at Turtle Creek.

    The Dressbarn is closing its doors inside The Mall at Turtle Creek.

  • City frustrated with inconsistent mailing service

    City frustrated with inconsistent mailing service

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 11:23 PM EST2017-12-13 04:23:40 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 9:03 AM EST2017-12-13 14:03:57 GMT
    (Source: KAIT)(Source: KAIT)

    For months the city of Hoxie has dealt with inconsistent mailing services with the U.S. Postal service in town.

    For months the city of Hoxie has dealt with inconsistent mailing services with the U.S. Postal service in town.

  • Soldier surprises kids at school

    Soldier surprises kids at school

    Tuesday, December 12 2017 10:15 PM EST2017-12-13 03:15:06 GMT
    Wednesday, December 13 2017 9:02 AM EST2017-12-13 14:02:34 GMT
    (Source: Poplar Bluff Middle School via Facebook)(Source: Poplar Bluff Middle School via Facebook)

    A soldier in the Missouri Army National Guard surprised his fifth grader during an assembly on Dec. 8 in Poplar Bluff.

    A soldier in the Missouri Army National Guard surprised his fifth grader during an assembly on Dec. 8 in Poplar Bluff.

Powered by Frankly