Lawrence County Sheriff Archive

  • Leaving the Scene of an Accident Leads to Numerous Charges for Walnut Ridge Couple

    A two vehicle accident at 1:15 pm on Monday left investigators searching for a suspect in a damaged vehicle that left the scene. There were no injuries in the accident, Walnut Ridge Police assisted by Lawrence County deputies began searching for the damaged vehicle witnessed […]

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  • Woman arrested for DWI and endangering the welfare of a minor

    A Pocahontas woman was arrested on Friday night in Lawrence County for allegedly driving under the influence and endangering the welfare of a minor. At 10:47 p.m. Lawrence County Dispatch received several frantic 911 calls reporting a red passenger car driving into oncoming traffic nearly […]

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  • Woman charged with five counts of child endangerment after low speed chase

    Shortly after midnight, Lawrence County deputies intercepted a reckless driver entering Lawrence County on Hwy. 63 from Sharp County. As deputies observed the vehicle driving left of center they attempted to make a traffic stop north of Imboden on the south bound vehicle. At 12:25 […]

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  • Missouri Man Jailed After Attack on Lawrence County Deputy

    Around 11:00 pm on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019, a Lawrence county deputy was injured after an altercation with a subject on Hwy. 361 in Black Rock. The incident began when the deputy, on a routine patrol, made contact with a white male ,wearing a dark […]

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  • Traffic Stop in Black Rock Yields Large Amount of Marijuana

    A routine traffic stop in Black Rock produced several large bags of marijuana and drug paraphernalia. At 7:26 p.m. on Saturday, Black Rock Police stopped a white Ford Focus traveling northbound for a simple speeding violation. As officers approached the vehicle, a strong smell of […]

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  • Woman stabbed at Autumn Inn , Suspect now in Custody

    Lawrence County authorities captured the suspect in an early morning stabbing shortly after 9 a.m. on Friday. 44 year old, Brad Hackworth was arrested after allegedly stabbing a female multiple times at his motel room at the Autumn Inn in Imboden. The female was transported […]

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