Jackson County
Sheriff's Office
Newport, Arkansas
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615 Second Street Newport, Arkansas 72112

Administrative Office Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Cold Cases

UNSOLVED HOMICIDE 


Paul Tinsley

A group of concerned citizens is offering a $25,000 reward, and an additional $5,000 reward is being offered by the Newport Police Department for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of Paul Tinsley. The Newport Police Department and Arkansas State Police are investigating the murder of Mr. Tinsley, which occurred at his business (Tinsley Auto Sales) at 1216 Hwy 367 North in Newport on January 3, 2012.  If anyone has any information regarding this homicide, please call the Newport Police Department Information Line at 870-523-INFO (4636).


UNSOLVED HOMICIDE


James Logan Morgan

The Newport Police Department is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person or persons responsible for the death of James Logan Morgan.  The Newport Police Department and Arkansas State Police are investigating the murder of Mr. Morgan, which occurred in his home at 314 Vine Street in Newport on August 19, 2011.  If anyone has any information regarding this homicide, please call the Newport Police Department Information Line at 870-523-INFO (4636)


MISSING PERSON


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James Wayne McAdams
aka: Jamie McAdams

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is currently conducting a Missing Persons investigation in regards to the disappearance of James Wayne McAdams also-known-as Jamie McAdams.

James Wayne McAdams is 22 years-of-age he is 5'9" tall and 180 pounds he has Brown hair and Brown or Hazel eyes. He also has a distinct tattoo of a red, white, and black five point star on his left forearm.

James Wayne McAdams left from his parents house on December 8, 2008 with an unknown person and has not been seen nor heard from by any family or friends since that date.

If anyone has any information as to the whereabouts of James Wayne McAdams or the identity of the unknown person that picked him up on the night of December 8, 2008, please contact the Jackson County Sheriff's Office at 870-523-5842 or email at dlucas@jacksonsheriff.org or contact your local law enforcement agency.


MISSING PERSON


Joshua M. Cavilee

 On September 19, 2010 Joshua Cavilee was reported missing by his friends while camping near "Lockhart" in Jackson County, Arkansas. Mr. Cavilee's vehicle and some of his personnal belongings where at the scene.

The Jackson County Sheriff's Office is asking, if anyone has any information into the disappearance of Joshua Cavilee to caontact the Jackson County Sheriff's Office at 870-523-5842 or they may contact Lt. Ricky Morales via email at rmorales@jacksonsheriff.org  Anyone with information can remain anonymous.

 

 

 

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