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SCOTT COUNTY DEATH: STATE POLICE INVESTIGATING SUSPECTED HOMICIDE

SEPTEMBER 20, 2021   Scott County authorities have requested the Arkansas State Police to lead an investigation into a suspected homicide reported to local authorities earlier today.   Alex Andrew Ingle, 56, was found dead inside his home at 5806 Lookout Gap Road, north of Waldron about 2:45 AM.  Ingle’s body and crime scene evidence will

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FORMER LONOKE COUNTY DEPUTY SURRENDERS TO STATE POLICE

SEPTEMBER 17, 2021 Former Lonoke County Sheriff’s Department Deputy Michael Davis surrendered to Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division Special Agents about noon today. Davis, 30, of Lonoke County, was taken into custody based on a manslaughter arrest warrant filed in Lonoke County Circuit Court early today.  He was taken to the Lonoke County Detention

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ARREST IN OVERNIGHT I-55 SHOOTING INCIDENT

SEPTEMBER 8, 2021 A 63-year-old Byhalia, Mississippi man has been arrested by Arkansas State Police after shooting a gun at a motorist traveling Interstate 55 near the Arkansas – Tennessee border last night (Tuesday, September 7th). Gerald Koelling is currently jailed at West Memphis and is expected to be charged with committing a terroristic act

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CHICOT COUNTY REMAINS IDENTIFIED; ASP WORKING WITH LOUISIANA AUTHORITIES

AUGUST 31, 2021 A decomposed body recovered in Chicot County by Arkansas State Police last week (*Saturday, August 28th) has been identified. The body of Shenita Hicks, 32, of Lake Providence, Louisiana was found south of Lake Village alongside U.S. Highway 65. Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police Criminal Investigation Division have been in

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HUMAN REMAINS FOUND ON CHICOT COUNTY ROADSIDE

AUGUST 28, 2021 Arkansas State Police Special Agents are investigating the discovery of a person’s body found earlier today alongside U.S. Highway 65 near the Arkansas and Louisiana border. Agents were unable to determine whether the remains were those of a man or woman.  The body was in an extended state of decomposition and is

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OZARK MAN DIES AFTER JUMPING FROM VAN BUREN OVERPASS

AUGUST 24, 2021 A Franklin County man died this afternoon after he jumped from the Lee Creek Road overpass in Van Buren onto the top of a commercial cargo trailer and truck traveling eastbound along Interstate 40.  The incident occurred about 10:55 this morning. The Arkansas State Police Highway Patrol Division, Troop H, is investigating

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LAWRENCE COUNTY WOMAN FOUND DEAD AFTER GUNFIRE AIMED AT DEPUTIES AND POLICE

AUGUST 21, 2021    The Arkansas State Police has been requested to investigate the death of a Lawrence County woman who earlier today directed gunfire at a local law enforcement officer sent to confirm the woman’s wellbeing.   About 3:15 this morning when Lawrence County sheriff’s deputies and local police officers entered the home of

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I-40 SHOOTING AT MORGAN LEAVES ONE DEAD, ANOTHER WOUNDED

AUGUST 21, 2021    A Crittenden County man was wounded by gunfire while he was a passenger inside an eastbound vehicle traveling east on Interstate 40 about 2:30 AM today.  Kindylen Roberts, 21, of Marion later died at a Little Rock hospital.   The shooting incident occurred near the Morgan/Maumelle exit as a front-seat passenger

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PLANNING A LABOR DAY GETAWAY? START WITH DRIVE SOBER OR GET PULLED OVER

ARKANSANS PREPARE FOR FINAL SUMMER HOLIDAY, LAW ENFORCEMENT PLANS AIMED AT DRUNK DRIVERS AUGUST 16, 2021 As Arkansans begin looking forward to plans of a final summer getaway, law enforcement officers are preparing to saturate the highways with additional patrols during the Labor Day holiday.  The mission is to keep streets and highways safe by

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