Arkansas Man Shot in Head While Driving

(Little Rock, AR) — Little Rock police are trying to find out who shot an Arkansas man while he was driving. After responding to a call in the 7000 block of South University Avenue after 10 Monday night, authorities discovered that it happened while the man was driving in that…


Councilwoman Kidnapped, Husband Faces Charges

(Ravenden, AR) — After an Arkansas councilwoman was kidnapped Wednesday, the Ravenden Police Department has arrested her husband, Rodger Baldridge, who now faces charges of kidnapping and terroristic threatening. Investigators continue to search for a weapon connected to the kidnapping. Baldridge was given a cash bond of $50,000 Saturday morning.



Texas Man May Be Extradited from Africa to Arkansas

(Benton, AR) — Thirty-five-year-old David Alandt of Houston, Texas is wanted for failure to appear in a Saline County court and it is believed that he has fled the country and now resides in Johannesburg, Africa. A warrant has been issued for Alandt’s arrest in Africa to be extradited to…


Arkansas Man Shot, No Suspect

(Little Rock, AR) — According to the Little Rock Police Department, they found a man shot at 36th Street and Colonel Glenn Road Thursday evening. Authorities said they do not have a suspect in custody yet. More information on this case as it develops.


Arkansas Police Chief Turns in Resignation

(Fort Smith, AR) — The police chief of the Fort Smith Police Department has turned in his letter of resignation. Chief Kevin Lindsey submitted his resignation on March 10 and it will take effect on April 11. Lindsey did not give a reason for his resignation.


Evacuations in Desha County Due to Flooding

(Desha County, AR) — Desha County has had more than 10 inches of rain over the last two days and this has led to the evacuation of quite a few residents. Residents in McGehee west of Thompson Street, west into the Sherland Addition, Grandview Dottley, Mark and Jackson Streets have…


Federal Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Monticello

(Monticello, AR) — On Tuesday, a federal judge granted the city of Monticello’s motion to dismiss Siemens’ lawsuit against the city. The city’s countersuit for return of nearly $7 million paid by the city to Siemens was left standing. Siemens Industry, Inc. filed a lawsuit against the city on April…


Nursing Home Employee Accused of Sexual Assault

(Bentonville, AR) — An Arkansas man has been arrested for accusations of sexually harassing his former co-worker. 57-year-old Fred Veloz was accused of sexually harassing a female employee at the Bradford House Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Bentonville and has been charged with Sexual Assault in the Second Degree. The…


Plane Makes Emergency Landing in El Dorado

(El Dorado, AR) — United flight 3579, en route from Houston to Indianapolis, was forced to land at an airport in El Dorado, AR Monday night after smelling smoke inside the cabin. There were over 60 passengers on board but no injuries were reported. More details on this story as…