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.
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A $25,000 bond was set Monday for a man who allegedly pointed what appeared to be a handgun at two other people Thursday.
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.
A reported burglary in progress at a house in central Pine Bluff on Monday resulted in the arrest of a man who was taken into custody after a witness identified him.
A traffic stop by police vice and narcotic officers on a vehicle that allegedly made an improper turn Tuesday afternoon led to the arrest of two men on drug-related charges.
A $50,000 bond was set Wednesday for a man who allegedly fired shots at his former girlfriend and threatened to kill her.
LITTLE ROCK — The Arkansas Crime Victims Reparations Board awarded $376,574.25 to victims of crime in October, according to an announcement from Attorney General Dustin McDaniel’s office. Awards were made in 186 new cases. Additional expenses were paid in 19 previously submitted cases.
Pine Bluff police respond to this vehicle that left the roadway crossing Cherry Street at 31st Avenue on Monday. (Special to The Commercial/William Harvey)
Pine Bluff police are continuing their investigation into two separate robberies that may have been committed by the same suspects.
A police investigation that began when a man reported that his car had been stolen Thursday night led to a second vehicle that was also taken by force, and the eventual arrest of a suspect after the second stolen car was involved in an accident.