Editor’s note: Updated with photos of the suspects.
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A $10,000 bond was set Thursday for a Jefferson County man who allegedly beat his girlfriend Tuesday.
One suspect was in the hospital and three more were in jail after an officer-involved shooting that followed a robbery Friday evening at dollar store on West 28th Avenue.
Reported crimes in the unincorporated areas of Jefferson County declined more than 33 percent in November, compared to the same month in 2012, according to the monthly report from the sheriff’s office.
Parts from the grill of a Lincoln Mercury sit across the street from the vehicle after a collision with a utility truck Thursday afternoon on Fifth Avenue and Walnut Street. (Special to The Commercial/William Harvey)
No suspects have been identified as police continue their investigation into the Wednesday night robbery of a convenience store on South Olive Street.
Police are investigating a robbery that occurred about 9:45 p.m. Wednesday at the Alon gas station at 33rd Avenue and Olive Street.
As police continue their investigation into a double homicide Tuesday night, the victims have been identified by Jefferson County Coroner Chad Kelley.
Pine Bluff police are continuing their investigation into two armed robberies Monday night, the latest in a series of robberies targeting convenience stores and discount stores.
A $25,000 bond was set Monday for a man who allegedly pointed what appeared to be a handgun at two other people Thursday.