Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office Archive

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    One Vehicle Rollover Sends One To Local Hospital On Friday Night

    At 10:46 pm the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a one vehicle rollover on Lawrence 410 just outside Walnut Ridge. The caller stated the driver was still inside the vehicle and a strong odor of gas could be smelled. Walnut Ridge Fire […]

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    Sheriff’s Deputy Makes Drug Arrest After Traffic Stop

        According to the Lawrence County Criminal Investigation Division, on July 18, 2015 a Lawrence County Deputy stopped a vehicle on Highway 412 West for an equipment violation. The Deputy noted a strong smell of marijuana inside the vehicle after approaching it and speaking with […]

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    Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department Arrests Two on Theft Charges

      On July 10, 2015, the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Department arrested Hannah Clark 19 and Hunter Baltz 19, both of Pocahontas, for Residential Burglary and theft of property. The arrests stem from an investigation into a break in reported to the Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office […]

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    Sheriff’s Deputies Respond To Gunshot Victim

    At 11:51 am on Friday the Lawrence County Dispatch Center received a 911 call reporting a female on Lawrence 288 with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Lawrence County Sheriff’s Deputies, Strawberry Fire Department and AET Ambulance of Imboden were all dispatched to the scene. Once in […]

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    Ravenden Springs Man Wanted After Making Threats In Imboden On Thursday

     Around 12:30 pm on Thursday the Lawrence County Dispatch received a 911 call from Angie’s in Imboden, the called stated there was a male subject identified as Joshua Godwin of Ravenden Springs in the business making threats concerning some type of custody matter. Deputies along […]

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    Tips Lead To Registered Sex Offender’s Arrest After Not Showing Up For Court

    Thomas Wayne Ashcraft, latest address in Cave City was arrested late Tuesday after a warrant was issued when Ashcraft was a no-show for a court appearance in Lawrence County.   Lawrence County Criminal Investigators received a tip from a concerned citizen stating that Ashcraft was […]

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