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On April 2, 2022 a black male, 6' tall 145 lbs, wearing a sweatshirt with the hood up and grey face mask entered the Your Choice Convenience Store. The male wandered around the store for approximately 10 minutes. He made a small purchase and then grabbed a display full of vape devices and fled the...

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BPD has received reports of gasoline being syphoned from vehicles. Be aware of this as gasoline prices continue to rise. If possible park your vehicle in a secure area or an area that illuminated. Also be alert to suspicious activity and report such to the police. If there is a theft in progress as...

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Benton Police was dispatched to a possible domestic disturbance in the area of Main Street and Colley Street. Officer Pries arrived and made contact with the parties involved. One female was taken into custody on outstanding warrants and transported to the Benton Police Department. The Columbia...

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Officer Pries initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle that had a dead registration tag in the area of SR 487 and Mill Street. During the traffic stop narcotics and drug paraphernalia was found inside the vehicle. The driver was released. A summons is being filed for Possession, Paraphernalia and...
February 28 at 20:15 hours Officer Pries noticed a vehicle being operated with a faulty headlight and no visible rear lighting. Pries initiated a traffic stop in the area of Third and Colley Street. Contact was made with the driver and a strong smell of alcoholic beverage was detected. Standardized...

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On April 2, 2022 a black male, 6' tall 145 lbs, wearing a sweatshirt with the hood up and grey face mask entered the Your Choice Convenience Store. The male wandered around the store for approximately 10 minutes. He made a small purchase and then grabbed a display full of vape devices and fled the...

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Benton Police was dispatched to a possible domestic disturbance in the area of Main Street and Colley Street. Officer Pries arrived and made contact with the parties involved. One female was taken into custody on outstanding warrants and transported to the Benton Police Department. The Columbia...

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Officer Pries initiated a traffic stop on a vehicle that had a dead registration tag in the area of SR 487 and Mill Street. During the traffic stop narcotics and drug paraphernalia was found inside the vehicle. The driver was released. A summons is being filed for Possession, Paraphernalia and...
BPD has received reports of gasoline being syphoned from vehicles. Be aware of this as gasoline prices continue to rise. If possible park your vehicle in a secure area or an area that illuminated. Also be alert to suspicious activity and report such to the police. If there is a theft in progress as...

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February 28 at 20:15 hours Officer Pries noticed a vehicle being operated with a faulty headlight and no visible rear lighting. Pries initiated a traffic stop in the area of Third and Colley Street. Contact was made with the driver and a strong smell of alcoholic beverage was detected. Standardized...

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