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19 January 2018
The Little Rock Police Department says detectives are making progress in a case involving the murder of a mother and her two young children, but they still need assistance from the public to solve the case. On Dec. 5, 24-year-old Mariah Cunningham and her two children, 5-year-old Alayah Fisher and 3-year-old Elijah Fisher, were found dead at their Rosewood Apartment home.
Fort Smith Police Department put eight officers on administrative leave following an officer-involved shooting, according to our content partner KFSM. The news station says the officers on leave included three officers who fired their weapons and five officers who were witnesses to the shooting.
Multiple People Shot at Arkansas Apartment Complex, Police Say
Four people have been shot and one has died in a Thursday morning incident. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says a suspect is in custody.
Little Rock police said a man died Wednesday after he was struck by a vehicle during a fight last week. Justin Duft, 19, had been hospitalized in critical condition since Dec. 26, when he was run over in a fight with Nathan Schneider in the 1300 block of Chenal Parkway, according to police.
Fort Smith police shot a man who tried to run over officers as he was fleeing arrest Wednesday night, the department reported. Police said in a news release about 9 p.m. that officers had approached Matthew Pittman, 19, at a convenience store at 1200 Grand Avenue to serve a felony arrest warrant. Pittman reportedly realized the officers were there to arrest him and he tried to flee in his vehicle. Police said officers fired at Pittman after he tried to run over them.
Arkansas State Police are investigating a fatal officer-involved shooting in Ozark that took place Tuesday night, authorities say. The incident took place around 10:20 p.m. at 1004 W. School St.
Crews responded to a Springdale house fire on Wednesday morning. The Springdale Fire Department was called to a home near Don Tyson Parkway and Purtle Avenue. Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.
The Springdale Police Department arrested a man who helped a juvenile hide two weapons he pointed at an unsuspecting customer of the Pilot Gas Station in Springdale. Read more:
Christoper Rankin, 25, has been arrested and charged with murder in the death of Trenton Coney. Fayetteville Police said the two were arguing about a woman in the parking lot of Arsaga's on Dickson Street
Pulaski County deputies say a man who was jailed for public intoxication and released hours later died in the jail lobby Tuesday morning.
One man is behind bars after a fatal shooting early Monday morning on Dickson Street in Fayetteville. Police say Christopher Rankin, 25, was arrested and charged with murder in the first degree.
Authorities are investigating after two people were killed and White County sheriff's deputies fatally shot a man suspected to be involved in the slayings Monday afternoon. Sheriff Phillip Miller said deputies were called about 1:30 p.m. to a report of a shooting on Blackjack Mountain Road in Romance. Miller said a woman was found dead near a home in the area. A man who was injured in the shooting died as he was being taken to an area hospital.
3 people were shot and killed and now 2 investigations are underway in one rural Central Arkansas community Monday. Double murder in White County near the city of Romance sent deputies on a manhunt that ended with officers shooting and killing the suspect
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Little Rock, Arkansas shooting at N/A: 3 killed
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Fayetteville, Arkansas shooting at 548 W Dickson Street: 1 killed
A Little Rock CVS Pharmacy was robbed at gunpoint early Thursday, police said. A 21-year-old employee told officers that the robber entered the store at 1122 S. University Ave. about 3:30 a.m. wearing a black hoodie, according to a Little Rock police report. The cashier said he asked the man to remove his hoodie, and he did.
A 62-year-old man remains in the hospital after police say he was shot and robbed at his home off of John Barrow Road early Wednesday morning. But Little Rock Police Department says the particular incident is unusual, because most robberies don't involve shootings.
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A Paris man has been charged with murder in the death of a 2-year-old boy and is accused of covering up the death by causing an explosion and fire, Logan County Circuit Court documents say
Hot Springs Police Department is searching for the person driving an SUV in a shooting that targeted several vehicles including an ambulance. According to the department's Facebook page, police believe someone in the SUV used a pellet gun to shoot at the vehicles on Central Avenue on Sunday, December 24.
Three homicide victims found in a home on Nevada Street earlier this month had "multiple gunshot wounds" in their bodies, according to the affidavits for two search warrants filed in connection with the case
The Arkansas County Sheriff said he thinks the couple, who were only in their late 30s, died from carbon monoxide poisoning after getting stuck in the mud on a flooded stretch of road during the recent heavy rains. On Christmas Eve two families grieved the loss of their loved ones. The sunset in Arkansas County Sunday.
U.S. Marshals need your help finding this man Neiman Byrd, 22 He is wanted on parole violations. Byrd is 6'2" and weighs around 241 lbs. He has black hair and brown eyes. He is known to have ties to North Little Rock and Pine Bluff.
Police have arrested a man on Friday for alleged child abuse on an infant. Officials says officers with the Benton Police Department (BNPD) responded to a call of an unresponsive infant on Dec. 7. Detectives say that after an investigation it was determined the injuries the infant suffered were caused by extremely violent physical abuse.
12-year-old boy arrested for shooting in Burger King restaurant during armed robbery
During today's bond hearing, through the tears, Charles Chastain mouthed the words I’m sorry repeatedly to his family in the crowd. As he's now facing charges of abusing his power as a law enforcement officer. "He has been on the law's side for years and years," Wanda Chastain, Charles Chastain’s mother, said.
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Little Rock, Arkansas shooting at 4200 block of Ludwig Street: 1 injured
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A small child is dead after a house explosion in Logan County. It happened in Paris on South Elm around 5 a.m. Thursday. Logan County Sheriff Boyd Hicks says the child could be 2-years-old. There was a man and other children inside the home, but all were able to get out safely. He says that man was arrested for having outstanding warrants.
Pine Bluff Police are looking for two drivers they said were involved in a deadly hit-and-run. Authorities identified Frederick Rice, 58, as the man killed. Wednesday, police released a photo of a white car they said is one of two cars that never stopped after hitting Rice. Ricky Duley said he had known Rice for 5 years. He spent some of Wednesday night looking over some recent cell phone videos.
Two people have been shot on Wednesday night near 33rd Street. Police say that two adults males showed up to Children’s Hospital just before 7 p.m. on Wednesday with gunshot wounds in their foot.