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  1. Benton Project To Bring A Boost To The Local EconomyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | FOX16

    The Benton mayor says an upcoming project will help to bring in hundreds of thousands of dollars in tax revenue for the city. It's called the Riverside Park and it's jam packed with all sorts of amenities for the people of Benton and to help attract more crowds to the area.

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  2. Alcohol Sales Begin in Saline CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | FOX16

    "A lot of them coming in and say really? We can get it now? Because they didn't know when it would begin," says Eric Bellinger, Riverside Grocery Owner. "I've had relatives pass away and never been able to buy alcohol in Saline County.

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  3. Benton Woman, Man Charged for Endangering Minor After Testing Positive for MethRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | FOX16

    A Benton man and woman are behind bars after police say they tested positive for meth, and their children were exposed to the drug. Detectives with the Benton Police Department were contacted by state police on January 12 in regards to possible child abuse.

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  4. Traskwood Man Arrested for 3 Burglaries, Other Property CrimesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | FOX16

    Detectives with the Benton Police Department have made an arrest in relation to numerous property crimes that have occurred recently. The suspect, identified as Taylor Peden, 22, of Traskwood, was charged on Tuesday.

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  5. Two Arrested in Benton on Trespassing, Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | FOX16

    On Tuesday, shortly after 9 a.m., officers with the Benton Police Department responded to 5945 Pierce Manse Loop on report of suspects trespassing at the home. When officers arrived, officers made contact with three suspects in a car trying to leave the area.

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  6. Benton Man Arrested on Forgery, Computer Fraud ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | FOX16

    On Monday officers with the Benton Police Department took a report of checks being stolen from a victim. The victim informed officers that his checks had been forged at businesses and also his account number was used to pay online bills.

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  7. Benton Police Arrest Little Rock Man After "Suspicious Person" CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | FOX16

    A Little Rock man is behind bars after police say he was attempting to break into vehicles in Benton. On December 25 at 2:30 a.m., officers with the Benton Police Department responded to the area of Stonewall Dr. on report of a resident in area observing a suspicious person in the area trying to open car doors.

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  8. Two Saline County Men Arrested on Drug ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | FOX16

    Two Benton men have been arrested on drug charges after police discovered there were warrants issued for their arrests. On December 24 just before 12 a.m., patrol officers with the Benton Police Department observed a suspicious vehicle at the Military Mini Storage business with its lights out.

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  9. Bryant Mother Arrested After Leaving 4 Kids Alone in Car, Forging Stolen ChecksRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | FOX16

    A mother of four was arrested at Walmart for forging stolen checks and leaving her four kids alone in the car while she committed the crime. BRYANT, AR - Thelma Harris provided the unexpected helping hand to a police during an incident at Walmart Friday in Bryant.

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  10. Alexander Man Charged in Benton Robbery AttemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | FOX16

    Brent Reeves, 18, of Alexander, is accused in a Dec. 20 incident near Sunset Lake on Henry St. in Benton. The Benton Police Department says a juvenile has also been arrested in the case in which two suspects tried to rob a man at gunpoint.

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  11. Benton Girl, 17, Found SafeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | FOX16

    Adriana Anzalone is about 5'3" tall and weighs 130 pounds. Her hair is shoulder length and was originally blonde, but recently she dyed it red.

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  12. Benton Police: Drive Sober, Or Get Pulled OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | FOX16

    This time of year, with all the holiday parties and festive occasions, many partygoers will be drinking. If you're celebrating with alcohol this holiday season, the Benton Police Department has a message for you: Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over.

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  13. Benton Woman Hit with Drug Charges after Refusing to Leave a Days InnRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | FOX16

    A Benton woman is behind bars for possession, among other charges after police say she refused to leave a Day's Inn. On Sunday , officers with the Benton Police Department responded to a call at the Days Inn on report of a person refusing to leave the property.

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  14. Benton Man Charged with Aggravated Assault Following Disturbance CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | FOX16

    A Benton man is behind bars after a disturbance at a Benton gas station on Thursday. Shortly after 7 p.m. officers with the Benton Police Department responded to a physical disturbance call between two people at Murphy USA at 17305 on I-30.

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  15. Questions Abound Over Alcohol Sales in Saline Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | FOX16

    They came in droves to talk about alcohol in Saline County. Voters turned the county "wet" in November.

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  16. Benton Police Arrest Three in Shell Gas Station BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2014 | FOX16

    Three people from out of state are behind bars after a burglary at a Benton gas station. On Monday at 11:40 p.m., officers with the Benton Police Department responded to the Shell Superstop in Benton on report of an alarm call.

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  17. Benton Man Arrested for Aggravated Assault, Domestic BatteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | FOX16

    A Benton man is behind bars after he was involved in an argument with a woman early Friday morning. On Friday, at shortly after 2 a.m., officers with the Benton Police Department responded to a home on Hickory Ridge on report of a disturbance.

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  18. Benton Man Arrested after Woman Reports Being Kept from Leaving HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | FOX16

    A local man has been arrested on a string of charges after a woman reported she was kept from leaving a home. On Thursday morning around 10:30, officers with the Benton Police Department were called to 1616 Hudson St. on a report of a disturbance with a weapon.

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  19. Benton Man Charged with Aggravated Assault Following Disturbance CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | FOX16

    A Benton man is behind bars after police say he threatened a woman with a knife and attempted to choke her. On Sunday night, shortly after 9, officers with the Benton Police Department responded to a home on Dixie Street on report of a disturbance with a weapon call.

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  20. Details on Failed Molotov Cocktail Assault in BentonRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2014 | FOX16

    The rain isn't washing away the burn marks of a Molotov cocktail scar on the road in front of Jerry Hess' home. According to the Benton Police Department , on Sunday around 9:21 p.m., officers responded to 2100 Henry Street Lot #18.

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