After just two hours of deliberation, 12 jurors found Jefferson County Clerk Patricia Royal Johnson not guilty on all charges. Family and friends clapped as Johnson hugged her attorney after the verdict was read Friday at the Jefferson County Courthouse. Retired Pulaski County Judge John Langston presided.
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Robert Wall Jr. is a busy man.
Two Pine Bluff men were arrested Tuesday in connection with a burglary at a pawn shop on Camden Road on July 15.
A reported disturbance at an apartment on South Main Street Sunday resulted in the arrest of a man who allegedly pointed a gun at the mother of his children.
A Pine Bluff woman was arrested Monday after she allegedly pointed a gun at her husband.
A $10,000 cash only bond was set Wednesday for a Pine Bluff man who is currently on probation after police found a gun in his pocket.
Hard work and dedication — just a couple reasons why Patricia Royal Johnson, Jefferson County Clerk, saw fit to give her employees checks in the form of end-of-the-year bonuses. Johnson testified Thursday at the Jefferson County Courthouse that she believed compensating her employees for not only their commitment to the office, but also the citizens of the county, should be rewarded.
Pine Bluff Police are asking for help in identifying a man who broke into several vehicles in the Pine Bluff area on Monday.
A Pine Bluff man was arrested Monday after he allegedly pointed a gun at a student at the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff.
Simmons First National Corp on Thursday announced that its net income for the second quarter of this year was $22.9 million, an increase of $2.9 million, or 14.4 percent compared to the same quarter a year ago. Diluted earnings per share were 75 cents, an increase of eight cents or 11.9 percent.