Michael Taylor, 22, and Antania Green, 19, were arrested in Pine Bluff Wednesday night by Star City police and U.S. marshals in connection with the June 1 beating of an elderly Star City couple and the theft of their vehicles.
Taylor and Green are being held on $100,000 bonds.
A third suspect who has been identified as Anthony Brazell has not been located.
A passerby found Ruth Culliford on the afternoon of June 1 lying on the lawn outside her home on Pine Street in Star City. Her husband, John Culliford, was found severely beaten inside the home. The attack occurred around 3:30 p.m.
The couple’s vehicles, a white Chrysler 300 and a white GMC pickup, were missing from the home.