Submitted by KSLA Web Staff on Wednesday, May 29th, 11:31 am
Arkansas State Trooper Cpl. Pete Penney, 38, of Nashville was presented with the Arkansas State Police Trooper of the Year Award along with the department’s Medal of Valor, during the department’s annual awards ceremony... Read More
An Arkansas man convicted of illegally taking in almost $8 million in a gas well selling scheme will spend close to five year in prison.
51-year-old Jeffrey Scott Rand of Hot Springs was sentenced to 57 months in prison for selling interests in a gas well that he did not own, defrauding 138 victims out of nearly $7.9 million. The sentence was handed down in Hot Springs Federal Court by the Honorable Robert Dawson, United States District Court Judge.
An Arkansas mother and a man she knew face juvenile rape and abuse charges after a teen told detectives she had been forced to have sex with the man.
Hempstead County investigators arrested 65-year-old Bobby Parks of Blevins, AR for rape and sexual indecency with a child. They also arrested 35-year-old Danette Moore of Geona, AR for permitting the abuse of a minor. Both are felonies.