On Sunday, July 15, 2012, at 12:30pm, officers responded to 2301 Arkansas Blvd, Beacon Point Apartments, in reference to a 911 call to assist an ambulance. When officers arrived on scene they located the victim, Lane Denney, H/M 26yoa, who had suffered multiple cuts and lacerations on his body. Denney was immediately transported to Wadley hospital for medical attention where he was later pronounced dead. The body was sent to Little Rock for an autopsy.
As the investigation unfolded Detectives identified Simone Miller, B/F 20yoa, who was arrested for tampering with evidence and fleeing.
The investigation is ongoing and further information will be released when available.
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
903-798-3187 (office) 903-824-4199 (cell)