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    Fayetteville Police Search For Suspects Allegedly Dressing In Scrubs To Steal From Hospital Employees

    FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Fayetteville police say they are searching for several suspects who have been dressing as hospital personnel and stealing from hospital employees. Police said they have taken reports of theft and fraudulent use of credit cards from local hospitals, according to a department post on Facebook. The thieves dress in scrubs and go into employee-only areas where staff members keep their personal belongings. Corporal Dallas Brashears with the Fayetteville Police Department said the only victims that they know of are employees of […]

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    Arkansas Couple Found Passed Out In Car From Suspected Drug Use With Toddler In Backseat

    LITTLE ROCK (KFSM) — An Arkansas couple was arrested over the weekend after deputies found them allegedly passed out in a car from heroin use with a toddler in the back seat. Mark Hudson, 28, and Heather Hudson, 27, were found inside a running vehicle parked outside a Little Rock Dollar General on Saturday (Jan. 21) while a 3-year-old girl was crying in the back seat, reported THV 11. According to police reports, Mark Hudson had a belt tied around his […]

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    LeFlore County Sheriff Investigating Possible Murder-Suicide In Wister

    LEFLORE COUNTY (KFSM) — LeFlore County deputies are investigating an apparent murder-suicide that happened in Wister, Friday (Jan. 20). The victim, 52-year-old Nola Robertson, was found between 10-10:30 a.m. in a car near Maxey Cemetery on Highway 271, according to LeFlore County Sheriff Rob Seale. Deputies said the suspect, 55-year-old William Robertson, committed suicide and the body was found at Mt. View Cemetery. “Two separate vehicles. He was in another vehicle and shot at her while traveling down the road is […]

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    D.C. Protesters Reportedly Vandalize Bus Of Arkansas Students

    WASHINGTON, D.C. (KFSM) — Hours after the Women’s March on Washington, protesters allegedly vandalized a bus that was carrying students from a central Arkansas high school. The Sylvan Hills high school students reported that the demonstrators cracked the bus’ driver’s side windshield around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday (Jan. 21). The individuals on the bus shared videos of the incident on Twitter, which showed the driver heading toward the road packed with protesters. The driver was eventually forced to stop as […]

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    WATCH LIVE: Inauguration Of Donald Trump As 45th President

    WASHINGTON (KFSM) — Watch coverage of the inauguration of the 45th president of the United States, Donald Trump here: http://5newsonline.com/on-air/live-streaming/    

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    Arkansas Forestry Commission: 2017 Has Higher Wildfire Potential

    ARKANSAS (KFSM) — On Thursday (Jan. 19) the Arkansas Forestry Commission released an evaluation of 2016 wildfire activity. The commission noted that 2016 was a relatively low year for fire activity, although it was up a little higher than in the past few years. A little more than 19,000 acres burned in 2016, compared to about 14,500 and 16,500 in the two previous years, the report states. There were 1,248 fires last year, compared to 1,178 and 1,240 in previous […]

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    Train Performing At Walmart AMP In May

    BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — Train will be headlining at the Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion in May. Train will be performing with Natasha Bedingfield and O.A.R. as special guests on Monday, May 22. Doors for the “Hey, Soul Sister” singer will open at 6 p.m., and the performance will start at 7 p.m. Tickets for the event will go on sale on Friday, Jan. 27 at 10 a.m. Prices start at $30 for individual tickets, although a four-pack for lawn seats can […]

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    OSBI: Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting In Watts

    WATTS, Okla. (KFSM) — An Adair County Deputy shot and killed a man who was allegedly threatening law enforcement officers with a metal pipe on Wednesday night (Jan. 18). Adair County Deputies responded to a domestic violence call at a Watts home around 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, according to the Oklahoma State Bureau of Investigation. When officers arrived, Stoney McJunkin, 40, came out of the home holding a metal pipe. Deputies said he raised the pipe threateningly and refused orders to […]

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    U Of A Opens Decommissioned Nuclear Test Reactor For Tours Ahead Of Dismantling

    WASHINGTON COUNTY (KFSM) — The University of Arkansas will open a decommissioned nuclear test reactor for tours on Thursday (Jan. 19) before the facility is dismantled. The U of A will be holding an open house for the Southwest Experimental Fast Oxide Reactor, known as SEFOR, from 1-3 p.m. on Thursday, according to a university press release. During the tour, officials will share the plans to dismantle and clean up the facility. Tours are open to anyone who is 18 […]

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    Teen Accused Of Killing Autistic Brother With Bat And Sword

    CARROLL COUNTY (KFSM) — Carroll County deputies arrested a 17-year-old teen Tuesday (Jan. 17) after he confessed to killing his autistic brother with a bat and sword, according to a probable cause affidavit released by the sheriff’s office. Shortly before 4:30 p.m., deputies were called to a home on County Road 219 in Berryville where they found Alex Santiago, 21, dead in the living room, the documents state. The call was made by one of Santiago’s parents. The victim had […]

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    Third Eye Blind Coming To AMP

    BENTONVILLE (KFSM) — The Walmart Arkansas Music Pavilion announced that Third Eye Blind will be performing this summer. Third Eye Blind and Silversun Pickups will be performing on July 12, starting at 7 p.m. Doors will open at 6 p.m. For the 20th anniversary of their debut album, Third Eye Blind will be performing the album in its entirety, as well as tracks off their latest album, We Are Drugs. Tickets for the performance will go on sale on Thursday, Jan. […]

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    Ozark Regional Transit Re-Opens Route 620 After Fire

    SPRINGDALE (KFSM) — Ozark Regional Transit will be re-opening another route on Wednesday (Jan. 18). Route 620, which serves Farmington, Greenland, Lincoln, Prairie Grove and West Fork, will resume its normal schedule starting Wednesday, according to a company press release. Several ORT Routes were temporarily disrupted after a fire broke out on Jan. 10 and burned the majority of the company’s buses. With the addition of Route 620, service has resumed in all the communities that ORT serves. The company said in […]