Recent Crime News
Tuesday Apr 21 | via NWAonline
Circuit Judge Brad Karren ruled Tuesday prosecutors can use Zachary Holly's DNA sample as evidence at his jury trial. Holly, 30, of Bentonville is charged with capital murder, kidnapping, rape and residential burglary. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via 4029TV.com
DANIEL: A MAN IS UNDER ARREST FOR KIDNAPPING A YOUNG GIRL. WHY POLICE SAY HE BROUGHT HER HERE TO ARKANSAS ALL THE WAY FROM CHICAGO. Comment?
Friday Apr 10 | via NWAonline
A Chicago man was arrested Thursday after Benton County sheriff's deputies found him with teenage girl who had ran away from her home, authorities said. David Duffin, 45, was arrested in connection with rape and kidnapping. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via 5NEWSonline.com
David Duffin, 45, was booked into the Benton County Jail and faces charges of rape and kidnapping, jail records state. On Saturday , Duffin and the juvenile left Chicago and traveled to Northwest Arkansas, renting a room from Motel 6 in Bentonville, according to a news release. Comment?
Thursday Apr 9 | via NWAonline
Four people were arrested and 830 grams of methamphetamine and a gun were seized by the Benton County Sheriff's Office as part of an investigation by the Special Operations Division, according to a news release. Clodualdo Torres, 54, of Bentonville, was arrested on suspicion of possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver and possession of drug paraphernalia. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 7 | via 5NEWSonline.com
A Benton County jury found a former Bentonville school bus driver not guilty on Tuesday on a misdemeanor child abuse charge. Janefer Ogborn, arrested in 2013 with her husband, James, after a police officer said their malnourished children looked "like they came from a Holocaust concentration camp," was found not guilty of misdemeanor third-degree battery. Comment?
Friday Apr 3 | via 5NEWSonline.com
A Bentonville man convicted of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old girl was sentenced to eight years on April 1, according to court records. Thomas J. Wright, 54, pleaded guilty to second-degree sexual assault and was sentenced to eight years in prison with an additional 12 years suspended, according to court documents. Comment?
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