- Associated Press - Wednesday, May 11, 2016

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) - A man faces multiple charges in the death of a camper in Hot Springs.

The Sentinel Record (https://bit.ly/1YmmWpS ) reports that 29-year-old James Lingo is charged with first-degree murder, theft of property, aggravated assault, criminal mischief and tampering with evidence.

Authorities responded to a traffic accident around 12:15 a.m. Tuesday.

A man told authorities he was camping with a woman in the area when two unknown individuals in a pickup truck got into an argument with him before driving away. He said the same truck appeared a short time later and rammed into another vehicle, which rolled over a tent occupied by an unidentified woman, who was killed.

The victim’s name was not being released pending notification of family.

Lingo is being held in the Garland County jail without bond.

___

Information from: The Sentinel-Record, https://www.hotsr.com

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.

 

Click to Read More

Click to Hide