One arrested in homicide case Wednesday in Jonesboro

JONESBORO, Ark. – Police were investigating a possible murder Wednesday morning in Jonesboro.

The call came in a short time after 8 AM on Fisher Street, confirmed JPD’s Public Information Specialist Sally Smith. She told NEA Report that few details were available except she could confirm it was a homicide investigation. We later learned the deceased person was male.

JPD later made an arrest connected to the homicide of the yet-unidentified male. Around noon, officers apprehended Rosario Vela, 61 of Cash, AR. Vela will be held at the Craighead County Detention Center until his PC hearing.

Courtesy JPD

No other details have been released.

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  1. Jonesboro = Chicago South thanks to the present administration and their preventing law enforcement from doing what needs to be done.

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