Suspect being sought in murder case
Saline County Sheriff's department is seeking information related to the whereabouts of Danny Wayne Stalnaker.
On 6/17/2012 at approximately 12:45 A.M., Traskwood Officer responded to the Saline River for an unconscious person. The Officer found the victim, Christopher Patterson, W/M 35 YOA, lying on the ground with blood on his head. He was transported to the hospital, where it was determined he was suffering from blunt force trauma to the head. He was rushed into surgery. and later died from his injuries.
This is an open investigation and no other information can be released at this time. The Saline County Sheriff's Office has a warrant out for the suspect in this case for 1st Degree Murder. Anyone with information about the suspect or his whereabouts are asked to contact the Saline County Sheriff's Office immediately. 501-303-5609 or 501-303-5642.
Suspect: DANNY WAYNE STALNAKER W/M, 64 YOA