Four plead not guilty to deadly beating

Posted: January 30, 2013 at 10:24 a.m.

Four Prairie Grove residents facing murder charges related to the death of 48-year-old Ronnie Lee Bradley pleaded not guilty Wednesday in Washington County Circuit Court. Anthony Allen Swinford, 35, and Timothy William Swinford, 37, both of 16296 Elgin Road in Prairie Grove, along with Heather Carlene Swain and James Patton, both 35, of 17191 Edwards Road in Prairie Grove, face felony charges in connection with accomplice to capital murder and kidnapping.

This story is only available from our archives.