3 Arkansas officers suspended after video of violent arrest emerges

Three cops in Arkansas were suspended after a video emerged that showed them brutally beating a detainee. In the TikTok video posted on Twitter, one officer holds the man down to the ground as another repeatedly and relentlessly punches the man’s head and a third forcibly nails him with his knee multiple times in a row. At one point, the officer punching the man in the head … Continue reading 3 Arkansas officers suspended after video of violent arrest emerges

OMG…1 dead, at least 24 shot, including children, at Arkansas car show!!

At least 24 people were shot, including children, at a car show in rural Arkansas on Saturday night. At least one person has died, according to police. At least 24 people shot at Arkansas car show The shooting took place in Dumas, about 90 miles southeast of Little Rock, at about 7:30 p.m. local time, according to Arkansas State Police. Keith Finch, Dumas’ chief of … Continue reading OMG…1 dead, at least 24 shot, including children, at Arkansas car show!!

Arkansas school shooting: Student reportedly shot on first day of in-person learning

A student was reportedly shot at an Arkansas middle school early Monday. The incident at the Watson Chapel Junior High School in Pine Bluff came on the first day district schools were returning to full-day instruction after months of coronavirus restrictions, KARK-TV reported. The wounded student was taken to Arkansas Children’s Hospital by helicopter, according to KATV-TV.  Another youngster was in police custody, the outlet said.  “There … Continue reading Arkansas school shooting: Student reportedly shot on first day of in-person learning

Arkansas Man Receives Racist Letter Over Black Santa Decoration Outside Home

An Arkansas man’s response to a racist letter he received after installing a Black Santa inflatable in his yard. via: New York Post An Arkansas man says he put up a black Santa on his lawn for Christmas to spread joy in his neighborhood — only to be left “extremely angry” after receiving a racist letter in which an anonymous person ordered him to remove the … Continue reading Arkansas Man Receives Racist Letter Over Black Santa Decoration Outside Home

Arkansas Man Ran Over Jogger, Raped Her, Buried Her Then Joined Search Party: Police

He admitted ramming her with his truck, investigators said. A 25-year-old Arkansas woman was hit by a truck before being raped and buried by the driver, according to police. Sydney Sutherland disappeared while out jogging on August 19; her body was found two days later in a remote field in Jackson County. That same day, 28-year-old farmer Quake Lewellyn was arrested and charged with her … Continue reading Arkansas Man Ran Over Jogger, Raped Her, Buried Her Then Joined Search Party: Police

Tornado rips through Arkansas city, injuring 22 people

A tornado ripped through Jonesboro, Arkansas, injuring 22 people and leaving a trail of flattened homes and buildings. Mayor Harold Perrin and other local officials said there were no deaths after the tornado touched down on Saturday in the city, about 130 miles northeast of Little Rock. Of the 22 injured people, two stayed in the hospital overnight but did not have life-threatening injuries, officials … Continue reading Tornado rips through Arkansas city, injuring 22 people