Gunman arrested after manhunt in Crawford County, Washington County

WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – UPDATE: The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office said the suspect was arrested.

It is not clear whether the suspect was taken into custody in Crawford County or Washington County.

The sheriff’s office says this is an ongoing investigation by Arkansas State Police. Crawford County Sheriff’s Office is assisting state police with the investigation.


WASHINGTON COUNTY, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – UPDATE: The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office said the search had moved to Washington County.

Residents of the northern part of the county should call the Arkansas State Police Dispatch at (479) 783-5195 if they see any that match the description below.


MOUNTAINBURG, Ark. (KNWA / KFTA) – The Crawford County Sheriff’s Office announced on Sunday afternoon that law enforcement was looking for an individual they believed to be armed near Mountainburg.

The suspect is described as a Caucasian male measuring approximately 5’10 ”and 180 lbs. with dark hair and hazel eyes.

He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a gray shirt in the Rumpus Ridge area.

Officers suspect he is carrying a gun and encourage anyone who sees him not to approach, but to call 911.