Texarkana Arkansas Police and Miller County Sheriff's Office joint Bi-State Narcotics Task Force arrested one person in Texarkana on Wednesday for illicit drugs and weapons charges. More arrests are expected.
Sunday, a little past noon, two bodies were discovered at the boat ramp on Mercer Bayou off CR 151 in Miller County. Both, apparently killed by a single gunshot. Each has now been identified by the Miller County Sheriff's Office as husband and wife William Hines, 49, and Lisa Hines, 52, both of Miller County.
A 55-year-old local man from Miller County, James Andrew Taylor is being held in the Miller County Jail on charges of an alleged rape of a 16-year old girl and the introduction of a controlled substance into the body of another teen back in early December.