Greene County Jury Finds Woman Guilty

CONTACT: Scott Ellington Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney (870) 932-1513 – Phone PARAGOULD – Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announced that a Greene County Circuit Court jury convicted Angela Engeron, 38, of Paragould, for first-degree battery in the scalding of her step-granddaughter. Circuit Judge Barbara Halsey sentenced Engeron to 20 years in the [...]

By |2019-06-06T16:01:58-06:00June 6th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Prosecutor Comments on Actions of Convicted Felon

JONESBORO ­– Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said Friday that he was shocked and appalled at the actions of a Jonesboro man who pleaded guilty to a 2017 homicide and is now posting pictures on social media of his drug use while in prison. Prosecutors believe Austin Ivy, 18, has posted Facebook pictures [...]

By |2019-05-24T14:37:28-06:00May 24th, 2019|News|0 Comments

OCATF Members Receive Certification

For immediate release May 7, 2019 Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announced several members of the Second Judicial District Organized Criminal Activity Task Force attended a gang investigator certification session held by the Tennessee Gang Investigation Association in Millington, Tenn. The eight-hour course, held April 26, trained officers about the history, organization, structure [...]

By |2019-05-24T14:47:57-06:00May 7th, 2019|News|0 Comments

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