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Slashed with knife, robbed by 2 outside Little Rock home, man tells police
Police are investigating after a man said he was slashed with a knife and robbed by two men outside his Little Rock home Thursday. Billy Boatman, 42, said he arrived at his home on Evergreen Drive about 4:30 p.m. and found two men hanging around his carport, according to a police report. He said the
Little Rock man accused of attacking toddler for 'wasting Kool-Aid'
A 2-year-old was left in the care of Jeremy Richards, 32, for seven hours Wednesday, and when the child's mother came home, she noticed injuries on the child's back, stomach and face, a report for Richards' arrest said. Officers reported seeing the injuries first-hand when the woman reported the ass
Former LRPD Officer Found Not Guilty in Suspect's 2017 Shooting
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - A former officer with the Little Rock Police Department has been found not guilty of misdemeanor battery in the 2017 shooting of a shoplifting and carjacking suspect. Pulaski County District Judge Wayne Gruber made the ruling on Friday following a trial for Ralph Breshears that e
Arkansas State Police searching for 70-year-old Little Rock man
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV ) - Arkansas State Police have issued a Silver Alert for 70-year-old John McArthur Williams, who was last seen near the South University Avenue Budget Inn. Williams has a full beard, "does not talk much, moans and grunts, also looks older in the face and holds his mouth open
Concentration of Shootings in One Little Rock Neighborhood; Several Unsolved
LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- One Little Rock neighborhood is no stranger to violence. A cluster of unsolved murders leave investigators searching for answers. Brenda McKinney works and lives in what is sometimes referred to as the Hope neighborhood South of 630. She says a lot of the time when something happe
Authorities: Little Rock man who reported gunfire didn't realize he'd been shot until later in day
George Fowlkes, 36, of Little Rock told authorities he heard gunshots around noon Tuesday while working on a home in the 2600 block of Abigail Street.
Food Network Show to Feature Little Rock Restaurants
Our content partner Rock City Eats reports via Facebook that the Food Network's "Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives" episode airing at 8 p.m. will include stops at Flyway Brewing and La Terraza Rum & Lounge.
Four Plead Guilty in Arkansas Multi-Million Dollar TRICARE Scheme
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - Federal officials announced today the guilty pleas of Brad Duke, 43, of Little Rock, Charlotte Leija, 38, of Conway, Michael "Chance" Beeman, 48, of Maumelle, and Michael Sean Brady, 50, of Little Rock, to conspiring to violate the Anti-Kickback Statute. Duke plead
Man wearing horror movie mask points rifle at group outside North Little Rock home, police say
A passenger rolled down the rear driver's-side window and pointed a rifle at the group as they stood outside the house, according to a report from the city's Police Department. A 38-year-old man described the weapon as an AK-47, the report states.
Little Rock police: 66-year-old woman robbed of car while unloading it at apartment complex
According to a report from the city's Police Department, the carjacking took place in the parking lot of the Governor's Park Apartments, 7820 W. Capitol Ave., shortly before 7:30 p.m.
Woman wins $100,000 off $5 scratch-off ticket purchased in downtown Little Rock
A Little Rock woman won $100,000 off a $5 scratch-off ticket purchased in Arkansas' capital city, lottery officials said Thursday.
Arkansas' high court blocks Issue 1, keeps wage-hike proposal on ballot
The Arkansas Supreme Court on Thursday ruled that the wording of Issue 1 — a proposed amendment that would enact sweeping changes to the authority of Arkansas courts — failed to meet constitutional muster and ordered that no votes for or against the measure be counted in the upcoming election.Justic
Video released of car fleeing scene of Maumelle homicide
Authorities have released surveillance video of a vehicle possibly connected to the crime. (Photo courtesy: Maumelle Police Dept.) The Maumelle Police Department continue the homicide investigation that occurred last Friday on Kings Park Rd. Authorities have released surveillance video of a vehicle
Pulaski County man wanted after person shot in face
Steven Dellinger is wanted for first-degree battery after authorities say a victim was shot in the face. (Photo courtesy: Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office is looking for a man wanted in connection with a shooting last month when a person was shot in the face. Auth
4 Arkansans plead guilty in TRICARE scheme
Four Arkansans pleaded guilty this week for violating the anti-kickback statute in a multi-million dollar TRICARE scheme, according to United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Arkansas Cody Hiland. Brad Duke, 43, of Little Rock, Charlotte Leija, 38, of Conway, Michael "Chance" Beeman, 48,
Gunfire injures worker at vacant Little Rock house
Officers were called at 11:08 a.m. to 2619 Abigail St., north of Roosevelt Road. George Fowlkes, 36, said he and another man had been repairing the house's central heating system when they heard three shots come from the backyard, according to a police report. The men got down on the floor to avoid
UA Little Rock researcher awarded nearly $25,000 to monitor Earth's atmosphere - News
Dr. Yupo Chan, a professor in theDepartment of Systems Engineeringat the University of Arkansas at Little Rock, has received $24,900 from NASA to measure the earth’s atmosphere to monitor its health and future climate.
New Little Rock High School offers tours to the public
LITTLE ROCK (KATV) —A new high school in Little Rock is inviting the public to take a tour of the property to view the latest construction phase.Little Rock Southwest High School will be offering tours Wednesday, October 17, beginning at 1:15 p.m.Tours are located at the site of the school, 9715 Mab
Police: Suspects wanted after stealing cash register at NLR restaurant
Authorities are asking the public for help identifying and locating two suspects seen stealing a cash register at a Mexican restaurant in North little Rock. (Photo: North Little Rock Police Department)NORTH LITTLE ROCK (KATV) —Authorities are asking the public for help identifying and locating two s
Family Honors Father Who Was Shot and Killed in Maumelle
"This was a man who was healthy and he was filled with wisdom. When something like that is just taken away from you pray, pray to not be anger, you pray to not be bitter, you pray that God gives you the strength to endure because you don't understand," Anderson said.