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Prosecutor receives award from Arkansas Municipal League

From the Arkansas Municipal League: For their strong work supporting the Arkansas Municipal League, @75arcounties, and APERMA in our joint effort to fight the opioid crisis, we are pleased to present Arkansas Take Back Director Kirk Lane with the John Woodruff City Above Self Award and 2nd Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington with the Person [...]

By |2018-06-15T09:55:04+00:00June 15th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Pocahontas Man Pleads Guilty to Child Porn – Receives 20 years in prison

CONTACT: Scott Ellington Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Phone: (870) 932-1513 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE JONESBORO, AR –District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announced that today Eric McQuay, 36, of Pocahontas, plead guilty to possession of child pornography and was sentenced to 20 years in the Arkansas Department of Corrections as part of a negotiated plea agreement between [...]

By |2018-06-11T16:00:18+00:00June 7th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Multi-Agency Partnership Announces Operation Street Sweeper

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Scott Ellington Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Phone: (870) 932-1513 Multi-Agency Partnership Announces Operation Street Sweeper BLYTHEVILLE, AR - The Second Judicial District Drug Task Force along with the Blytheville Police Department, the Mississippi County Sheriff’s Department, the Osceola Police Department, the Jonesboro Police Department, the Arkansas State Police, and the [...]

By |2018-06-13T10:40:54+00:00January 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments

West Memphis Man Convicted of Manslaughter and Fleeing Sentenced to 25 Years

Marion, AR - Justin East, 28, of West Memphis was convicted yesterday of Manslaughter and Fleeing. The Crittenden County jury recommended a sentence of 25 years. Circuit Judge Randy Philhours followed the jury’s recommendation and imposed the recommended terms, deciding to run them consecutively. On May 24, 2016 at approximately 10:00 a.m., the defendant got [...]

By |2018-06-13T10:43:24+00:00November 10th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Mississippi County Jury convicts man who kidnapped disabled veteran, 30 years sentence handed down

Mississippi County Jury convicts man who kidnapped disabled veteran, 30 years sentence handed down OSCEOLA, AR, December 10, 2016 - On Friday, December 8, 2016, an Osceola District, Mississippi County, jury convicted Terrell Harrell, age 25, of Luxora, Arkansas, for the March 2, 2015 Aggravated Robbery and Kidnapping of Robert Birmingham, age 68, also of Luxora, [...]

By |2016-12-13T11:18:56+00:00December 13th, 2016|News|1 Comment