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Fayetteville man given probation, conditions for threats

Subscriber onlyA man who shattered a storefront window downtown and threatened to bomb the federal building pleaded guilty Wednesday to terroristic threatening in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

Alan Crawford charged with fleeing, several misdemeanors

Subscriber onlyWashington County prosecutors filed charges Wednesday against an Oklahoma man whose wife was charged by federal authorities with making online threats. Continue reading...

Alan Crawford charged with fleeing, several misdemeanors

FAYETTEVILLE — Washington County prosecutors filed formal charges Wednesday against an Oklahoma man whose wife was charged by federal authorities with making online threats. Continue reading...

Defendant seeks to bar gang subplot from trial

Subscriber onlyOne of two men accused of shooting and wounding a 14-year-old boy in Springdale last year is asking the judge to bar any evidence related to his suspected gang association or activities from his trial because such information could prejudice the jury against him. Continue reading...

VIDEO: Police should have waited to use deadly force, according to court filing

Lawsuit seeks millions of dollars in damages

Subscriber onlyRogers police who shot and killed a knife-wielding, mentally disturbed woman at a convenience store caused the deadly situation to escalate and should not be entitled to qualified immunity, according to a response filed in a federal lawsuit. Continue reading...

Oklahoma woman indicted by feds for threats after Prairie Grover argument

Subscriber onlyA woman who police said threatened a person online following a verbal altercation at a Prairie Grove restaurant has been indicted on federal charges. Continue reading...

Fisher sentenced for Bentoville bank robbery

Subscriber onlyA Colorado man was sentenced Friday to more than 12 years in federal prison for robbing a Bentonville bank in August. Continue reading...

Online proposition nets federal prison time for former Fayetteville teacher

Subscriber onlyA former Fayetteville teacher was sentenced to federal prison Friday for trying online to entice a minor into having sex, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office. Continue reading...

Prosecutors say Nicasio should be tried as an adult

Subscriber onlyLawyers for an 18-year-old Springdale teen charged with attempted capital murder related to a shooting near Springdale High School last summer asked a judge Thursday for his case to be transferred to juvenile court. Continue reading...

In pouring of gas on wife, plea guilty

Subscriber onlyA Springdale man who police say prepared to set his wife on fire in September pleaded guilty Tuesday to terroristic threatening and aggravated assault, both felonies, in Washington County Circuit Court. Continue reading...

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Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors ...

Officials from the Arkansas Department of Finance and Administration post a sign on the front doors of Mary Maestri’s in Tontitown...

Published: May 15, 2010

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