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Attempted murder suspect arrested in Lonoke County

LONOKE, Ark. (KTHV) - Lonoke County authorities arrested an attempted murder suspect out of Pulaski County on Tuesday.

Lonoke Co. Sheriff John Staley said the Pulaski County Sheriff's Department notified his office that 22-year-old Deron Vanburen may be in Lonoke Co. Information was obtained that he was at a residence on Hicks Street in Lonoke. Vanburen was arrested at the location and taken to the Lonoke County Sheriff's Office, awaiting extradition to Pulaski County.

Vanburen was wanted for Failure to Appear on a Criminal Attempt to Commit Capital Murder charge.

Temporary overnight closures on I-40 in Lonoke

LITTLE ROCK (AHTD) - Bridge construction will require temporary overnight eastbound closures on Interstate 40 in Lonoke, according to Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) officials.

Workers will install five steel beams for a new bridge. This will require occasional closures of all eastbound traffic at the Highway 89 overpass (mile marker 173) in Lonoke. The five closures will not last longer than 15 minutes, each.

The occasional overnight closures will begin Tuesday, August 6th at 11:00 p.m. and continue until Wednesday, August 7th at 5:00 a.m., weather permitting.

Motorists should exercise caution when approaching and traveling through all highway work zones. Additional travel related information can be found at ArkansasHighways.com. You can also follow us on Twitter @AHTD.

Man arrested for Cabot bank robbery

CABOT, Ark. (KTHV) - Cabot police have a man in custody for a July bank robbery.

Cabot police say they have Charles Steven Martin, 49 of Jacksonville, in custody for the July 20 robbery of First Arkansas Bank and Trust.

The North Little Rock Police Dept. and FBI helped bring Martin into custody.

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Cabot woman missing for almost 2 weeks

CABOT, Ark. (KTHV) - Lonoke County authorities are searching for a missing woman.

The Lonoke County Sheriff's Department got a report of a missing woman July 28. Rebecca Lauer, 36, was last seen on Clay Hill Road July 21. Her family and friends haven't seen her since.

She is described as 5'7" and weighing 140 pounds.

This is an open investigation and all leads are being followed. The Lonoke County Sheriff's Department is requesting the public's help to locate her.

If anyone has any information please contact the Lonoke County Sheriff's Department at 501-676-3000.

(Source: Lonoke County Sheriff's Office)

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Arkansas Highway Commission Approves Martin Marietta Materials' Road Work Bid

The Arkansas State Highway Commission has approved a bid for improvements to a roadway in Pulaski County... Read More