Victims’ names released in Cedar Heights shooting; no arrests

Sep 18, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – There are still no arrests as of noon Monday in a Saturday night shooting which rocked north Jonesboro. JPD Public Relations Officer Cpl. David McDaniel confirmed this in an e-mail to media outlets at 12:08 p.m. local time Monday. He also released more information, saying on Saturday at approximately 10:45 p.m., officers

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Civil judgment issued against Westside shooters for $150 million

Aug 14, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – $150 million in civil damages were just awarded to the families of the victims of the Westside School shooting almost 20 years after the tragedy. On Monday before a Craighead County Circuit Court, Mitchell Johnson and Andrew Golden, the Westside school shooters, each had judgments levied against them by Judge John Fogleman. The

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Police locate suspected Craighead County killer

Aug 7, 2017

LAKE CITY, Ark. – Christopher Trey Yerbey, 27, is believed to have shot and killed someone Monday afternoon in Lake City. He was wanted by authorities and considered armed and dangerous, said Craighead County Sheriff Marty Boyd on Monday night. However, he turned himself in Tuesday morning.

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Pursuit ends in major wreck on I-555 at Bay

Aug 2, 2017

BAY, Ark. – The accident we reported on our Facebook page on I-555 at the Bay exit was from a police pursuit, an anonymous source tells NEA Report. The car was stopped at the Nestle Road exit on I-555 by State Police when it took off, I am told. At the Bay exit, the pursuit

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Man killed early Friday; arrest warrant issued

Jul 7, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – Jonesboro police have obtained an arrest warrant for a suspect in connection with a shooting that claimed the life of Jonesboro man early Friday morning. Officers responded to shots fired call in the 400 block of North Bridge shortly after 6:30 Friday morning and found that a man had been shot. The

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Arrest made in alleged shooting threat against businesses in Pocahontas

Jun 27, 2017

POCAHONTAS, Ark. – A man who was in Hot Springs is on his way back to Pocahontas to face three felony charges for allegedly making shooting threats. On Monday, June 26, 2017, Pocahontas Police Department was notified by a local staffing agency that they had received a phone call from an individual stating that they

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Pocahontas police investigate alleged terroristic threat

Jun 27, 2017

POCAHONTAS, Ark. – Authorities in Randolph County have been searching for a man who was reported to have made threats against several businesses in the community. In a release, Pocahontas police said they were notified Monday by a local staffing agency they had received a phone call from an individual stating that they were going

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31 arrested in "Operation Stamp Em" in Craighead County

May 24, 2017

JONESBORO, Ark. – In less than two days, authorities in Craighead County have arrested 31 suspects, many of whom were engaged in criminal behavior at the time of their arrest. “Operation Stamp Em” aimed to put the ‘arrested’ stamp on a large number of fugitives of the law and did so in just about 30 hours. Craighead County Sheriff

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