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What Cheer? Brigade

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Little Rock needs more stuff like this. This 2009 parade, which coincided with Hillcrest Shop & Sip, processed from The House GastroPub to the Arkansas School for the Deaf. It was led by the Providence R.I. band called “The What

Posted in FH Blog, Spectacle, Videos

Ghost Car

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Ghost-car seen rocketing from bridge in Little Rock. Picture taken by passenger of small aircraft who was flying to Batesville for no reason. Image couldn’t possibly be a lens streak but we haven’t ruled out robot-missile attack. Pic by FH,

Posted in FH Blog, Mysterious Occurances

Security camera video of most recent Pizza D crash

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Security camera video of most recent Pizza-D crash:   Photos by Kirsten Khanton and Mike Poe.  

Posted in Crime, FH Blog, Spectacle, Videos

LRPD suspect shooting audio — July 15 2013

Brief, edited police radio audio from: July 15 shooting Apparently, the shooting took place after a brief foot-chase following a traffic stop of an allegedly stolen vehicle. Angela Rachels reports that an angry crowd continues to grow at 12th and Jefferson, where

Posted in Crime, FH Blog, Police Audio, Spectacle

Hillcrest Hit and Run suspect

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Here is a very informative read: Claude Tubby Smith Arrest Warrant Above on right: Claude Smith, lobbyist and former executive director of the Arkansas Cattlemen’s Association. Below: Claude Smith, accused hit & run suspect: LRPD: “On March 18, 2013, at 10:00 Mr. Claude Smith, w/m, 9/29/70

Posted in Crime, FH Blog

Police kill suspect in burglary

photo by Lee Hogan with the Arkansas Democrat Gazette

Burglary ends with police shooting/killing suspect at 14th and Brown street. Here is 2 minutes of edited police radio which starts with an officer investigating a burglary and ends with the aftermath of the shooting. (The Arkansas Democrat Gazette reports that

Posted in Crime, FH Blog, Police Audio

Witness calls for help on injured officer’s mic

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  According to police, Donovan Fulton, age 33, of Hirschy Lane, ran over police officer Linda Allen after she caught him shoplifting a bottle of wine at the Valero on Stagecoach around noon today. A witness aided the injured officer

Posted in Crime, FH Blog, Police Audio

Bear tracks in snow, west Little Rock

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Bear.Recent tracks in snow at Epernay Circle (just west of the Walmart on Hwy 10)I’m told these are bear prints by both a large-animal vet and a former Game & Fish official. Fauna expert Jane Anderson answered my question as

Posted in FH Blog, Spectacle, Wild Animals

Shootout at Wal-Mart Neighborhood Market on Cantrell Parking Lot reported

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A witness sent this photo and provided the following narrative for today’s reported shootout on the parking lot of the Walmart Neighbohood Market at 2510 Cantrell Road: “Around 4pm as I was sitting in my car after shopping at Walmart,

Posted in Crime, FH Blog

Famous Hillcrester Suffers Armed Home-Invasion

  MORE update: An arrest warrant has been issued for a forth suspect named Robert Perry, B/M, age 24, height 5′ 6″, 150 lb. Robert was sentenced back in March of 2012 for a second degree sexual assault charge that had been reduced

Posted in Crime, FH Blog