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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.

Police officer claims retaliation because of EEOC complaint

A Pine Bluff police officer who was reduced in rank from sergeant to patrolman contended Thursday that he was the victim of retaliation because he filed a complaint against two members of the department — including his supervisor and the assistant police chief — with the Federal Equal Employment Opportunities Commission.

Bond set in high-speed-chase allegation

A Mississippi man arrested Monday will have to post a $10,000 bond to be released from the adult detention center after Pine Bluff District Judge John Kearney ruled Tuesday prosecutors have probable cause to charge him with felony fleeing.