Officers responded to a report of a stabbing in the 300 block of Drake St. in Jonesboro shortly after 8 p.m. Monday. One person, Roy Kimble, 52, of Jonesboro, was transported to a local hospital for treatment of what is believed to be a non-life-threatening injury. Advertisement Back to the [read more…]
JONESBORO – Arkansas State University plans to leverage its educational, research and communication resources this fall to increase its national role in the preservation of the endangered American red wolf species. A-State projects with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the Endangered Wolf Center in St. Louis were presented [read more…]
JONESBORO, Ark. – It is hard to picture running a red light resulting in a house full of felony drug arrests but that’s exactly what happened Friday in Jonesboro. It began at 3:54 p.m. on Friday, when JPD Street Crimes Unit Investigator Chris Jefferson noticed a gold 2010 Ford Escape [read more…]
JONESBORO, Ark. – At least three suspects are under arrest in an investigation into the early morning armed robbery at a Papa John’s location which began the week in Jonesboro. Jonesboro police are continuing their investigation of an aggravated robbery, the press release said. Police responded to a complaint that [read more…]
CASH, Ark. – A strange set of circumstances were involved in a traffic pursuit Saturday that began in Craighead County and ended in Lawrence County. Joseph A. Wolford, 41, of Hoxie, was arrested as the suspect in the crazy incident. The Craighead County Sheriff’s Office report said the incident began [read more…]
JONESBORO, Ark. – After a man was arrested for operating a vehicle with a suspended license, he left a mess for detention center staff to tend to. At about 1 a.m. Saturday morning, Craighead County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Dustin Norwood was traveling southbound on Interstate-555, the ‘Triple Nickel,’ as it [read more…]
MOUNTAIN HOME, Ark. – A man’s body was recovered on the lake following a possible drowning.
JONESBORO, Ark. – Jonesboro Police Department officers are investigating an aggravated robbery reported at the Papa John’s Pizza location, 1203 S. Caraway Road, at 3:00 am Monday.
HARDY, Ark. – A tragic accident on U.S. 63 claimed two lives Saturday afternoon south of Hardy. The accident happened at 12:43 p.m., the Arkansas State Police crash report said. A 1995 Harley Davidson Motorcycle, driven by Laughingbear Michaud, 59, of Paragould, was traveling northbound on U.S. 63 in Sharp [read more…]
JONESBORO, Ark. – NEA Baptist recently announced the addition of Dr. Adrian Jefferson to the growing hospitalist team at NEA Baptist Memorial Hospital. Dr. Jefferson will work with the hospitalist team to provide care to the patients who are admitted into the hospital. Adrian Jefferson, MD, grew up in St. [read more…]