On October 26th, 2010, Officers responded to Smith Keys Apartments, 3302 Washington Street, in reference to a shots fired call. When Officers arrived they located the victim, Barbara Daughtry, B/F 36yoa, lying on the ground outside of an apartment building. Daughtry had an apparent gunshot wound to her neck and was bleeding severely. LifeNet arrived on scene and transported Daughtry to Wadley hospital for medical attention. Officers located the suspect, Telly Hayden, B/M 33yoa, as well as the weapon, on scene. He was arrested without incident and taken to the Bi-State Jail. Daughtry is currently listed in critical condition at Wadley Hospital. Detectives determined that Hayden and Daughtry were in a relationship.
Telly has been charged with Battery 1st Degree and carrying a weapon.
The investigation into this case is ongoing.
Anyone with information is strongly urged to contact the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department at 903-798-3154 or Texarkana area CrimeStoppers at 903-793-STOP.
Thank you and you can visit the Texarkana Arkansas Police Department online at http://www.txkusa.org/arkpolice.
Officer Kristi Mitchell
Public Information Officer