Suspected Gunman Arrested After Robbery Attempt
A Rogers man was arrested Friday after allegedly trying to rob a victim at gunpoint.
Olajuwon J. Smith, 27, was arrested on suspicion of aggravated assault. He remained Friday in the Benton County Jail, according to the Rogers Police Department.
Officers responded at 2:40 a.m. Friday to 2604 N. Fourth St. in Rogers in response to a call concerning a man with a gun. Marcus Pratt, 23, told police Smith pointed a gun at his head and demanded money, according to Rogers police.
Arresting officers later found the suspect at his home at 2700 N. Fourth St. Smith is awaiting a bond hearing, police said.