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Warrants lead to three drug arrests

Matthews, 52, who also had outstanding felony warrants, was booked into the Sequoyah County Detention Center on charges of possession of controlled dangerous substances with intent to distribute, maintaining a residence where drugs are kept and/or sold, possession of drug paraphernalia was well as t

SEQUOYAHCOUNTYTIMES.COM - 2018-05-18 21:30:27

Arkansas war veteran jailed over trust dispute

"I'm ready," Potter said as he walked inside the Scott County Detention Center to turn himself in. "I don't think very much of it but I'm here, that's where they want me."

KHBS - 2018-05-18 23:57:00

Pipeline pinch: Oil and gas producers deal with bottleneck in the Permian Basin

Nearly half of all U.S. land rigs — 467 of 1,023 — are in the west Texas basin, according to the latest numbers from Baker Hughes. That’s an increase of 106 rigs from the same time last year.

TULSA WORLD - 2018-05-19 14:30:00

Man Sent to Prison for Critically Injuring FS High School Student

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NWAHOMEPAGE.COM - 2018-05-19 00:40:54

Man Pleads Guilty to Hitting Fort Smith Student at Crosswalk

Shaffer's restitution is not yet set, but could total around $169,000 plus court fines and fees.

FOX16.COM - 2018-05-18 22:46:23

Ft Smith driver sentenced after hitting student

Ft Smith driver sentenced after hitting studentFort Smith —Adam Shaffer has pleaded guilty after hitting and critically injuring a Southside high school student in Fort Smith.Shaffer was sentenced by a judge to seven years in prison with eight years suspended for his role in the accident where he hi

KHBS - 2018-05-18 21:28:00

Webbers Falls man charged with sexual abuse of children

Kenneth James Brandt, 54, is being held in the Muskogee County/City Detention Facility without bond and faces a June 1 court date. His charges stem from allegations of sexual abuse between April 1 and May 15.

MUSKOGEE DAILY PHOENIX - 2018-05-18 22:53:45

Search Warrant Leads to 9 Arrests in Van Buren

Nine people, including a 16-year-old boy, were arrested on multiple complaints including drug, theft and firearms violations.

KARK.COM

Cherokee Nation gives nearly $60,000 to law enforcement

In honor of Peace Officers Memorial Day, Cherokee Nation officials hosted a special luncheon Tuesday in Sallisaw and contributed nearly $60,000 in fuel tax monies to law enforcement agencies in Sequoyah and in the western part of Muskogee County.

SEQUOYAHCOUNTYTIMES.COM

Tip Leads To Arrest of 9 People On Multiple Charges In Van Buren

After a search warrant was executed, nine people were arrested on charges, including drug, theft and firearm violations. Four stolen motorcycles were recovered at the house.

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Police: Pot seized at weigh station likely obtained legally

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Woman Who Let Boyfriend Kill Her Daughter Goes to Prison

Sierra Johnson, 20, pleaded guilty to permitting the abuse of a minor last week as well as several drug-related charges.

NWAHOMEPAGE.COM

Chemical spill that shut down Fort Smith roads was water

A tote carrying the soapy water fell off the back of a truck, spilling its contents onto the road, according to a battalion chief with the Fort Smith Fire Dept. Because crews could not be sure what the liquid was, they sent Hazmat to the scene and shut down Grand Ave. and Albert Pike Ave.

KHBS

Sheriff: Two men shoot each other near Muldrow

"With this many shots being fired and if they both were only struck once, it was pretty fortunate for both of them," said Lane.

KHBS

Unknown Substance Temporarily Blocks Grand Avenue Near Albert Pike In Fort Smith

FORT SMITH (KFSM) — A “large” spill of a “soapy, watery” substance caused the intersection of Grand Avenue and Albert Pike Avenue to close temporarily Thursday morning, Cpl. Anthony Rice of the Fort Smith Police Department said Thursday morning.

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Report Finds Arkansas Arms Dealer Made Efforts to Acquire Napalm

VAN BUREN, Ark. -- A report published Tuesday by Buzzfeed found Thor Global Defense, an international weapons supplier headquartered in Crawford County, went to great lengths in 2017 to acquire significant amounts of napalm.

FOX16.COM

Gunfight Leaves Both Shooters Wounded in Sequoyah County

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Fort Smith Police Search for Wanted Person

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Six-year-old makes speedy recovery after snake bite at Elk Creek

But when Aubrey's mom asked what happened, the six-year-old shook it off and was soon swimming with her brother. When Aubrey's father saw her foot, it was swollen and leaking venom.

KJRH.COM

Animal cruelty charges expected after Wagoner County authorities help rescue five malnourished horses

The resident helped the deputies tend to the immediate needs of the horses. During this process, they reportedly found the skeletal remains of two additional horses on the property, indicating the neglect had been occurring for an extended period of time.

TULSA WORLD