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No Charges Filed in March 7 Jonesboro Police Department Officer Involved Shooting

Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announced on March 19 that no charges will be filed against Jonesboro Police Department Patrol Officers Bryan Bailey and Christopher Jefferson in the March 7, 2019 shooting of Rodney Fisher at Curtview Street in Jonesboro, AR. Mr. Ellington's letter to Colonel Bill Bryant of the Arkansas State Police, [...]

By |2019-03-25T07:40:53-06:00March 25th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Crittenden County Man Pleads Guilty to 2nd Degree Murder

MARION, AR – Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announces the guilty plea of Jamie Pernell Horns, 27, to Second Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons in Marion on January 15th. Horns pleaded as a habitual offender and was sentenced by Judge Randy Philhours to thirty years in the Arkansas [...]

By |2019-02-13T09:54:02-06:00January 25th, 2019|News|1 Comment

Man Enters Guilty Plea After Seeing Jury Enter Courtroom

MARION, AR – Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announces that Brandon James, 28, pleaded guilty to Second Degree Murder and Possession of a Firearm by a Certain Person on Tuesday after a jury was called to hear his case. James was sentenced to forty-five years in the Arkansas Department of Corrections for Murder [...]

By |2019-07-31T07:16:41-06:00December 19th, 2018|News|1 Comment

Jury Gives Woman 15 Years in ADC for Stabbing Man in Front of Child

MARION, AR – Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announces Tanisha Gillard, 26, was convicted by jury in Crittenden County Circuit Court of the Murder in the Second Degree of Wesley Booker, 24. On September 2, 2017, Gillard and Booker got into a verbal disagreement in front of Booker’s young child regarding Booker’s tardiness [...]

By |2018-10-09T15:11:40-06:00September 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Jury Finds Mississippi County Man Guilty of Rape

BLYTHEVILLE, AR – A jury in Mississippi County found Willie Antoine Matlock, 46, guilty of the charge of Rape today in Blytheville Circuit Court. The case originated by a hotline call to the Arkansas State Police child abuse hotline. The victim, who is now twelve, testified that she was abused by the defendant from the [...]

By |2018-09-13T13:01:56-06:00September 13th, 2018|News|0 Comments