Benton Police Department
â€˘Officers responded to a verbal disturbance on Hiland Place.
â€˘An employee at Best Buy reported two individuals used forged checks to purchase items that were later returned.
â€˘Officers responded to a welfare concern at the Fountain Lake Apartments.
â€˘Mario Wright of Little Rock was arrested on Pleasant Willow for an outstanding warrant out of North Little Rock, public intoxication and possession of a controlled substance.
The Bryant City Council members met in special session Thursday evening to address a proposed bond issue, but made no decision.
This issue â€” which was rejected by voters in May â€” has been revised to include only park improvements as suggested by Bryant People for Parks. This organization is made up of many of the various athletic associations in Bryant.
During the meeting, council members heard two different views about the issue during the public comment section before Alderman Rob Roedel presented a motion to adjourn without a decision.