Tipsters big part of LR police

$600,000 paid to informants

Posted: September 17, 2012 at 1:52 a.m.

Just hours after Charles Gaskins was shot to death on his porch in southwest Little Rock by two masked men, detective Tommy Hudson had a tip from a confidential informant who knew the gunmen’s names and the license plate number on the vehicle they were traveling in.

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