3 Chicago police officers indicted in Laquan McDonald case

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 19:33

CHICAGO — Three Chicago police officers were indicted Tuesday on felony charges that they conspired to cover up the actions of a white police officer who shot and killed 17-year-old Laquan McDonald, saying the officers lied when they alleged the black teenager “aggressively” swung a knife at officers and attempted to get up from the ground still armed after he was shot.

19 year old is 3rd to plea guilty in 2015 slaying of Conway couple

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 18:14

A Faulkner County teen pleaded guilty Tuesday for her role in the 2015 slaying of a Conway couple.

Authorities looking for digital evidence in dog fighting case

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 15:10

Investigators have extracted data off two cameras, four cassette tapes and a hard drive they believe to contain digital evidence of unlawful dog fighting.

Police Beat: 06/27/17

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 10:57

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Shooting suspect’s bond revoked following Facebook video

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 16:23

A Conway teen’s bond was revoked after he allegedly released a video on Facebook where he shows viewers a semi-automatic handgun and calls himself a shooter.

Police Beat: 06/24/17

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 11:04

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Conway man accused of hitting officer facing battery charge

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 16:22

A 24-year-old autistic man faces a second-degree battery charge following an incident at the Don Owen Sports Complex last week.

FTA warrant issued against man charged with 35 counts of child porn

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 15:11

Prosecutors are asking a failure to appear warrant remain in place against a Heber Springs man facing 35 counts of child porn after he did not show for a pretrial hearing Thursday.

Woman facing charges following police chase to undergo mental evaluation

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 14:27

A woman who fled police in April and faces aggravated assault charges is scheduled to undergo a mental evaluation.

Greenbrier man accused of raping close family member

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:31

A Greenbrier man was arrested Wednesday after the sheriff’s office received reports he’d raped a minor.