FORT SMITH (KFSM) – A Barling police officer was arrested Friday morning in Fort Smith on suspicion of public intoxication. He resigned the same day, according to the Barling Police Department.
Officer Jared Bingham was off-duty at 3 a.m. when he was arrested on the 3500 block of Brooken Hill Drive. He was later released on bond, according to Barling police.
Bingham had worked for the Barling Police Department for six years. He was a member of the Patrol Division before his resignation, police said.