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In an article that appeared in the Aug. 20 edition of The Commercial, Lawrence Carroll was killed in a car accident at 9:34 a.m. The time was incorrect in the original article.

Tip leads to drug arrest

Acting on a tip that a person of interest in a drug-related investigation was in a vehicle Saturday on Dollarway Road led to the arrest of one man after suspected methamphetamine was allegedly found in the vehicle.

Injury to doctor leads to arrest

A Pine Bluff man who was arrested Friday for allegedly being under the influence of drugs could face a felony charge after he allegedly injured a doctor in the Jefferson Regional Medical Center Emergency Room.

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.