On Wednesday March 1st, 2023 Deputies received a report that a wanted person Eric W Martin was staying at a residence on Blackwell Den road in Randolph County and was in possession of and trying to sale two motorcycles. Before Deputies arrived, Martin had left the residence with the Motorcycles. Deputies contact a resident in that area that was known to own two motorcycles and that person reported that theirs was missing. A search of the area continued and led deputies to Old Union Road in Randolph County. There Deputies located and recovered the stolen Motorcycles but Martin once again fled the area. Deputies stayed on the trail and was later informed that Martin was at a residence in Pocahontas with Kimberly Ferretta. Deputies obtained a search warrant for that residence. The search warrant was executed early this morning by the RCSO, Pocahontas Police and the ASP. Their Officers located Eric Martin and Ferretta. Officers also obtained a second search warrant for the residence and located methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia.
Sheriff Kevin Bell
Randolph County Sheriff’s Office
1510 Pace Road
Pocahontas, Arkanas 72455