Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office Makes Another Arrest From It’s Most Wanted With The Assistance Of The Walnut Ridge PD And The Hoxie PD

Sheriff Dotson of the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office reports that a tip called in to the Sheriff’s Office around midnight Wednesday night lead to the arrest of one of Lawrence County’s Most Wanted. The tip gave an address in Walnut Ridge where the subject was staying. The tipster saw the subject on the Sheriff’s Website and was able to give the office information that led to the capture of George Bruton of Walnut Ridge.

Once the tip came in, the Walnut Ridge Police Department and Hoxie Police Department assisted the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department by making the arrest. Bruton is the 2nd Most Wanted Criminal arrest in a 48 hour period due to tips from the Sheriff’s Website.

George Bruton had charges of Revocation on Commercial Burglary, Criminal Mischief and a Felony Bench Warrant. His Bond was $10,000.00, Cash Only.

For more information on Lawrence County’s Most Wanted, visit the Sheriff’s Website at