Benton Police Department
â€¢A man on Congo Road reported his motorcycle, a black 2008 Suzuki GSXR1000, was stolen.
â€¢An employee at Murphy USA reported he received a counterfeit $20 bill.
â€¢A couple on Scarlet Oaks Drive report a pumpkin and two ornamental deer were stolen from their front yard.
â€¢A man on River Crest Circle reported his trash can was stolen.
â€¢A woman on North Fourth Street reported several items were stolen from her storage unit.
â€¢A woman at Walmart reported her credit card was used without her permission.
â€¢An employee at Walmart reported a MP3 player was stolen.
The Saline County Sheriff's Office has released additional details about a fatal single-vehicle accident that occurred Wednesday afternoon on Scott-Salem Road.
The driver, Aaron Shaw, 27, of Benton was killed in the crash.
Shaw, the driver of a 2012 Ford Mustang, was eastbound when the passenger side tires of his car veered off the roadway, according to a report from Deputy Samuel Griffin.
In trying to get back onto the road, Shaw "over-steered and lost control of the vehicle," Griffin said.
The Bauxite City Council meeting, which had been scheduled Monday night, was canceled due to a lack of a a quorum.
Aldermen Karen Brooks and Mona Struble reportedly were not present because of personal medical issues. As a result, not enough members were present for the council to meet.
More info can be found in today's issue of The Saline Courier.