Van Buren Man Accused of Beating a Man Unconscious
Police in Van Buren arrest the man who allegedly beat another man unconscious.
Eric Ray Hodnett is charged with first-degree battery. Authorities say Hodnett got into a fight with the victim on the 2900 block of Incline Drive.
Officers say they found the victim lying on the ground unconscious in a pool of blood. He was transported to Mercy Hospital in Fort Smith with critical injuries to his head.