Trial dates set in Faulkner County rape cases

...Clawson set trial dates for three unrelated rape cases in Faulkner County Circuit Court...matter depicting child sex and one count of rape.Prosecutors requested and are awaiting...currently under seal.Brown, who faces a rape charge, will appear before Faulkner County...

Man sentenced to 120 years in rape case

...Shaun Allen, 32, was charged as a habitual offender on the two rape charges due to three prior felony convictions including possession...60-year terms after a jury also convicted him on two counts of rape of the 10-year-old victim.The girl's mother said she...

Mayflower man accused of exposing teen to HIV pleads not guilty

...13-year-old boy to HIV appeared in Faulkner County Circuit Court on Monday. Sonny Byrum, 27, pleaded not guilty on Monday to rape and knowingly exposing another to HIV. Circuit Judge Charles "Ed" Clawson set Byrum's pretrial for Nov. 9. Byrum is currently...

FCSO warns of Level 4 sex offender in area

...release.Tony Jean Mavity, 42, was recently released from the Arkansas Department of Corrections after being convicted of rape, aggravated robbery and two counts of residential burglary in 2001. Mavity moved to a residence on Sawmill Road in Vilonia...

Updated: Conway police seeking information on alleged rape

...released a statement Thursday afternoon regarding an alleged rape that occurred in a Hendrix-owned apartment on Clifton Street...Original story: Conway police are investigating an alleged rape that reportedly occurred at an apartment on Clifton Street Thursday...

Police investigate alleged rape in college-owned apartment

Conway police are investigating an alleged rape that occurred Thursday morning in a Hendrix College-owned apartment complex, Huntington Apartments, on Clifton Street.A woman...

After 9-minute verdict, Greenbrier man gets 75 years for rape

A Faulkner County jury found a Greenbrier man guilty on three counts of rape on Tuesday after only nine minutes of deliberation.James Lee McPherson, 38, received three consecutive 25-year sentences...

Patrick Kane accuser's lawyer says evidence left on doorstep

...said the bag at one point contained the rape kit used when the woman reported that she...information for the woman, details on where the rape kit was used and the initials of the nurses...let alone find one in a doorway of a rape victim's mother's home," he said...

Arkansas AG to ask US Supreme Court to consider abortion law

...the first time since Reconstruction, overrode him with a simple majority vote.The 12-week ban had included exemptions for rape, incest, the life of the mother and highly lethal fetal disorders. Wright left in place a portion of the law that requires...

Senate Dems block GOP bill that would curb late abortions

...endangered or who are victims of rapes for which they've received counseling or medical treatment. Minors made pregnant by rape or incest would be exempted if they'd reported the assault to government authorities.Doctors performing a permissible late-term...