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Benton PD needs help locating runaway teen

Benton PD needs help locating runaway teen

BENTON, Ark. (KTHV) - The Benton Police Department is asking for the public’s help in finding a 17-year-old who ran away from his home Thursday, April 23.

Christopher Bennett left his home Thursday, and according to reports, has not been seen from his parents since. 

Bennett is described as being a white male standing at approximately 5'6" tall and weighing at around 150 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. He is believed to still be in the central Arkansas area. 

Police stated that any person who knowingly harbors a runaway could face charges. 

Anyone with information about Bennett's whereabouts is encouraged to contact the Benton Police Department at (501) 778-1171 or (501) 315-TIPS.

 

Pine Bluff police searching for gas station car thief

Pine Bluff police searching for gas station car thief

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) – The Pine Bluff Police Department is searching for locating a man responsible for a stolen vehicle at a local gas station on Sunday, March 15.

The incident occurred at the 2500 block of Cherry St at about 6:18 p.m.

According to police, the victim stopped at a gas pump and went inside the establishment. However, when he returned, his vehicle was gone.

Pine Bluff police investigating homicide at Plaza Hotel

Pine Bluff police investigating homicide at Plaza Hotel

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) - Officers responded to a homicide around 2 a.m. Wednesday morning at Plaza Hotel located at #2 Convention Center Drive.

When police arrived at the hotel, they found a man lying on the ground with possible gunshot wounds. The victim, identified as 32-year-old Christopher Pridgeon, was pronounced dead at the scene by Deputy Coroner Eric Belcher. 

According to officials, details are still being developed at this time, and no suspects have been identified.

If you have any information regarding the death of Pridgeon, you are urged to contact the detective division at (870) 730-2090. 

PBPD searching for man supected to be armed, dangerous

PBPD searching for man supected to be armed, dangerous

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) - The Pine Bluff Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding a man considered armed and dangerous.

According to a post from the department's Facebook page, police are currently trying to find Tamarcus Tarshay McMiller, who is wanted for aggravated assault on a member of his household.

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Pine Bluff police searching for Valero robbery suspect

Pine Bluff police searching for Valero robbery suspect

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) - Pine Bluff police are still attempting to locate James Dixson III for the aggravated robbery of a Valero gas station at 3000 E. Harding in Pine Bluff. 

Dixson, 34, is standing at 5'9" tall and goes by the nickname of 'Husain'. He is considered by police as armed and dangerous. 

Anyone with information concerning the location of Mr. Dixson is asked to contact the police dispatch at (870) 543-5111 or the detective division at (870) 730-2090.  

Pine Bluff man wanted for 1st Degree Battery

Pine Bluff man wanted for 1st Degree Battery

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) - Xavier Roaf, 20, is wanted by Pine Bluff police for first degree battery that occurred on Tuesday, Feb. 24 at 2305 West 32nd Street.

Reports state that the incident began as a verbal altercation between the victim and Roaf. When the victim attempted to walk away, Roaf pulled out a revolver pistol and fired at him several times. The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the upper left side of his back and was transported to a local hospital. 

Roaf's last known address is at the apartments off 1105 East 26th Street. According to police, Roaf is carrying a handgun and should be considered as armed and dangerous. He was last seen wearing white pants.

Anyone with information regarding Mr. Roaf can call the Pine Bluff Police Detective Division at (870)730-2090 or the dispatch center at (870)541-5300.  

Pine Bluff police searching for burglary suspect

Pine Bluff police searching for burglary suspect

PINE BLUFF, Ark. (KTHV) - Pine Bluff police are searching for a man wanted for burglary on Wednesday, Feb. 25 at an apartment off 4418 Union. 

Police warn that Herve Turner, 21, should be considered armed and dangerous. His last known address is 1601 S. Nebraska in Pine Bluff.

For the full police report of the incident, click here