Greene County Man Sentenced to 40 Years

PARAGOULD – Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announced that a Greene County Circuit Court jury convicted a Paragould man with four counts of rape and sentenced him to 40 years for each count. The seven-woman, five-man jury took only 25 minutes to return guilty verdicts against David D. Price, 41, Wednesday, Ellington said. [...]

By |2020-03-30T07:44:29-06:00March 13th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Blytheville Man Sentenced to Life in Prison Plus 50 Years for Jonesboro Homicide

JONESBORO – Scott Ellington, District Prosecuting Attorney for the Second Judicial District of Arkansas, announces that a Craighead County jury has convicted and sentenced a Blytheville man to life in prison plus 50 years in a Jonesboro slaying. Ellington said that the jury convicted Markus Gentry, 30, of Blytheville of murder in the second degree. [...]

By |2020-03-30T07:44:29-06:00February 15th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Caraway Man Charged With Capital Murder

JONESBORO – Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announced Wednesday he filed two counts of attempted capital murder charges against a Caraway man who shot at two police officers, injuring one, in January. Eugene Collins, 49, was charged in the Eastern District of Craighead County. Collins, who is held in the Craighead County jail [...]

By |2020-03-30T07:44:29-06:00February 5th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Bono Man Found Guilty of Second Degree Murder

JONESBORO, AR – A Bono man who caused the death of his four-month-old son will serve 18 years in the Arkansas Department of Correction, Second Judicial District Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington said. Seth Bradley Smith, 27, was convicted of Murder in the Second Degree Monday evening in the death of Anderson Smith.  A Craighead County [...]

By |2020-03-30T07:44:29-06:00November 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

88 Pounds of Drugs Seized in Blytheville Bust

BLYTHEVILLE, AR – Prosecuting Attorney Scott Ellington announces that the Second Judicial Drug Task Force (DTF), in cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security and the Blytheville Police Department, conducted an operation at 200 South Division in Blytheville which resulted in the seizure of 62.7 pounds of methamphetamine, 23 pounds of marijuana, and 2.4 pounds [...]

By |2020-03-30T07:44:29-06:00November 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments