A Lincoln County woman has been arrested in connection with the shooting death of a Pine Bluff man who was found lying on a sidewalk outside a Pine Bluff residence on Almetta Street.
Melissa Blair (also known as Mary Blair), 36, of Gould, likely will be charged with capital murder in the death of Eric Cherry, 43, of Pine Bluff.
Pine Bluff police found Cherry lying on the sidewalk suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital where he died.
Police said Blair was seen leaving the crime scene in a red SUV.
Update – February 1, 2018: Blair was sentenced to 30 years in prison for first-degree murder.