Hunter kills 72-year-old woman he mistook for a deer | Arkansas Blog

Monday, November 12, 2018

Hunter kills 72-year-old woman he mistook for a deer

Posted By on Mon, Nov 12, 2018 at 1:09 PM

40/29 reports from Johnson County on the shooting death of a 72-year-old woman.

According to the sheriff, she was shot by a hunter who said he thought he was shooting at a deer.
The sheriff says it happened Sunday off of Hwy 215 near the Yale community. He says the hunter has not been arrested, pending the outcome of the investigation. He says the woman was with her sister when she was shot.

Tags: ,


Comments (26)

Showing 1-26 of 26

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-26 of 26

Add a comment

More by Max Brantley

Readers also liked…

  • Sabin's subterfuge in the race for mayor has roots in rigged city government

    The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports that an ethics complaint has been filed saying that the exploratory committee Rep. Warwick Sabin created to prepare for a run for Little Rock mayor was a subterfuge to avoid the city ordinance that doesn't allow campaign fundraising to begin until five months before the November 2018 election.Of course it is.
    • Aug 10, 2017
  • Use of solar on the rise in Arkansas

    With a pivotal ruling expected any day now from the Public Service Commission, Kyle Massey at Arkansas Business reports on the increase in Arkansans adding solar generation units on their homes and business.
    • Apr 13, 2018
  • Antwan Phillips wants to make a difference in reducing Little Rock violence

    KARK/Fox 16's push to do something about Little Rock violence includes a spotlight on people trying to make a difference — in this episode Antwan Phillips, a lawyer at Wright, Lindsey and Jennings.
    • Aug 30, 2017


Most Recent Comments


© 2019 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation