Message From The Sheriff
MESSAGE FROM SHERIFF
SHANE JONES  ( read )
Phone:
Emergency: 911
24 Hrs Non-Emergency:
479-968-2558
Detention Center:
479-968-5599
Crime Tips:
479-968-6545
Address:
#3 Emergency Lane
Russellville, AR 72802
Administrative Office Hours:
8:00am - 4:30pm M-F
03/24/2024

Accidental Drowning Lake Atkins
******PRESS RELEASE******
On 3/23/2024, at approximately 5:22 PM, Pope County 911 advised deputies of a possible accidental drowning on Lake Atkins off of North Shore Road. Once on scene it was determined that 45 year old Clay Bryant of Pottsville was deceased.
Sheriff Jones would like to thank the Pope County Office of Emergency Management, Arkansas Game and Fish, and Yell County Mounted Patrol for their assistance on scene and asks that you keep the family and friends in your prayers throughout this difficult time. No further details are available at this time.