Month: July 2017

Possible murder/suicide being investigated in Mountain Home

MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – Authorities are investigating the death of a couple in Baxter County.

On July 22, 2017 at approximately 12:19 AM, Baxter County 911 received a call from a man advising he had just arrived home at 71 Kierra Place, Mountain Home, and found his mother and step father deceased. The son lived with parents. Continue reading “Possible murder/suicide being investigated in Mountain Home”

K9 finds meth inside car

JONESBORO, Ark. – A Jonesboro canine officer has been staying busy lately.

The K9 Cash, along with his handler, JPD Officer Heath Loggains, made his latest discovery at the intersection of Red Wolf and Access. At 12:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 20, the trained police dog indicated something was on the driver’s side of Brittney Lemmons, 34, of Monette.  Continue reading “K9 finds meth inside car”

Stray cat attacks a woman

JONESBORO, Ark. – While some cats can be friendly, stray cats are often capable of explosive violence and a Jonesboro woman was sent to the hospital after one such incident this week.

At 9:26 p.m. on Thursday, July 20, JPD was dispatched to NEA Baptist hospital to meet with the 53-year-old woman who had gone to feed a stray cat. That's when the cat bit her on the right hand. Continue reading “Stray cat attacks a woman”