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Attorneys seek to have some charges dismissed against Hardin in Rogers rape case

Defense attorneys for a convicted killer and a former Gateway police chief are seeking to have some of the charges he faces in connection with the 1997 rape of a Rogers school teacher dropped.

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Bella Vista man sentenced to 40 years in prison in child porn case

A Bella Vista man was sentenced to 40 years in prison for possessing child pornography.

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Wilson pleads not guilty to intentionally hitting bicyclist

A woman charged with killing her grandmother pleaded not guilty Monday to charges accusing her of intentionally hitting a bicyclist with her vehicle.

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'99 crossbow killer fought Arkansas deputy for gun, filings say

A Rogers man who was convicted as a teenager of killing his father with a crossbow has been arrested after fighting with a sheriff's deputy for the deputy's gun, authorities say.

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Judge: Arkansas man fit to stand trial on murder charge in mother's killing

A Garfield man is fit to stand trial on a charge of killing his mother, Circuit Judge Robin Green ruled Monday.

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Rickman sentenced to four life sentences plus 20 years

Charles Allen Rickman blamed the drugs for his brutal beating and rape of a 69-year-old woman. The woman credited her religious faith for her survival.

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Woman testifies against her accused rapist

Eyes in the courtroom turned to her as she entered the room and, with a little help, walked on her prosthetic legs to the witness stand. Bandages covered the ends of her amputated arms.

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Trammell accused of trying to take Benton County deputy's gun

A Rogers man, who was convicted as a teenager for killing his father with a crossbow, has been arrested after fighting with a sheriff's deputy for the deputy's gun.

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Jury trial underway for Siloam Springs man accused of raping 69-year-old woman

Attorneys for a Siloam Springs man haven't contested evidence he kidnapped, beat and raped a 69-year-old woman whose injuries were so severe parts of her arms and legs had to be amputated.

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Judge rules Garfield man fit to stand trial in mom's murder

A Garfield man is fit to stand trial on a charge of killing his mother, Circuit Judge Robin Green ruled Monday.

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 Charles Rickman, 31, is taken from Benton County court Tuesday after the first day of his jury tria...

Charles Rickman, 31, is taken from Benton County court Tuesday after the first day of his jury trial ends in Bentonville. Rickman...

Published: July 13, 2018

 Charles Rickman, 31, is taken from Benton County court Tuesday after the first day of his jury tria...

Charles Rickman, 31, is taken from Benton County court Tuesday after the first day of his jury trial ends in Bentonville. Rickman...

Published: July 13, 2018

Andrea Lea Wilson, 26, of Bentonville was in court Wednesday for a bond hearing. She is accused of k...

Andrea Lea Wilson, 26, of Bentonville was in court Wednesday for a bond hearing. She is accused of killing her grandmother and the...

Published: May 23, 2018

Benton County Sheriff Shawn Holloway (right) announces the arrest of Andrea Lea Wilson, 26, of Bento...

Benton County Sheriff Shawn Holloway (right) announces the arrest of Andrea Lea Wilson, 26, of Bentonville in connection with the ...

Published: May 22, 2018

Ted Meehan, 31, of Siloam Springs pleaded no contest Thursday in connection with his father's death....

Ted Meehan, 31, of Siloam Springs pleaded no contest Thursday in connection with his father's death. Deputies escort Meehan from c...

Published: April 26, 2018

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