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Felony charges filed

Felony charges were filed during the past week against the following individuals by Eleventh Judicial District-West Prosecuting Attorney S. Kyle Hunter. Listed below are the names and addresses of the defendants, the charges filed against them, the investigating agency and the bond amount if any.

Sowers still at large

A Pine Bluff man who was part of a four-state investigation targeting prescription drug trafficking that resulted in the arrest of 280 people was still at large Thursday.

Collins fined in 2014 hit-and-run fatality

After deliberating several hours Tuesday night, a Jefferson County Circuit Court jury fined Jon’trel Collins $15,000 for negligent homicide in the April 18, 2014, death of 14-year-old Charles E. Jones III, who was hit by a vehicle driven by Collins while trying to cross Blake Street.