In this Crime Summary from Saline County Sheriff’s Office (SCSO) in Benton, Arkansas they reported the following recent incidents:
December 12-18, 2022
- Calls for service: 320
- Traffic Stops: 130
- Citations: 14
Theft of Property // N Springlake Rd //
A Citizen reported his Ruger .380 was stolen from his deceased father’s house while family was there on Nov 17, 2022. The Investigation is ongoing.
Knuckle Sandwich Sis
Domestic Battery 3rd // Samples Rd //
A woman stated her sister punched her in the left side of her face during an argument. Injuries were observed on the caller. The sister was taken into custody and transported to the Saline County Detention Center.
Theft of Property // Matt Ln //
A citizen reported his 1996 GMC Sierra truck was stolen from his driveway between 4:00 and 9:15am. The caller described the truck as a two door, two-tone purple and silver truck.
Three Throw Hands
Aggravated Assault // Battery 3rd // Haynes Rd //
A male reported a female and her cousin assaulted him. Through investigation it was determined as mutual combat. Both parties had physical injuries and parties were arrested and charged accordingly.
Theft of Motor Vehicle // Arkansas Highway 167 //
A citizen advised their 2008 International Harvester model 4000 had been stolen between 5pm Wed 12/14/2022 and 8am Thu 12/15/2022.
Bounced from Bucket
Violation Order of Protection // Arch St //
Deputies conducted a traffic stop and made contact with the driver and passenger. The female driver had an active order of protection against the male passenger and he was taken into custody for violation of an order of protection.
Nerve to Swerve
DWI // Kruse Loop //
Deputies conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for its inability to maintain its lane. The male driver was believed to be impaired. He was arrested and transported to the Saline County Detention Center.
Safe not Safe
Residential Burglary // Crisp Road //
A citizen reported a safe and other multiple miscellaneous items were missing. The investigation is ongoing.
Violation of an Order of Protection // Harper Dr //
A female reported her ex-husband called her and began screaming over the phone. She advised following the phone call, a text was also sent from his phone to her. A warrant has been issued for the ex-husband for violation of an order of protection.
Battery 2nd // Arson // Jeff Road //
Deputies responded to this address in reference to a disturbance where a male set his curtains on fire, threatening to “burn the house down” with his daughter and mother inside. The occupants of the residence had evacuated upon deputy’s arrival. It was determined the male pushed his mother, causing minor injuries as well as set fire to the residence. The male was arrested and transported to the Saline County Detention Center.
See previous 👉 SCSO Summary articles at THIS LINK.