Breaking News
More () »

Little Rock's Leading Local News: Weather, Traffic, Sports and more | Little Rock, Arkansas | THV11.com

Man arrested in connection to Garland County homicide

Deputies say 29-year-old Shane Goines has been arrested in connection to the murder of Derrick Franklin.

GARLAND COUNTY, Ark. — According to the Garland County Sheriff's Department, deputies are investigating a homicide that took place on Thursday night.

Deputies responded to a home on Lost Creek Road around 11:58 p.m. on Thursday in reference to a possible injured person.

Upon arrival, deputies located the body of a man, later identified as Derrick Franklin.

During the investigation, deputies say they developed 29-year-old Shane Goines as a person of interest.

On November 19, Goines was arrested at the Best Western Winner’s Circle Motel in Hot Springs. Police say 31-year-old Whitney Bulfone was with him and was also arrested.

Goines is being charged with 2nd degree murder; Bulfone is being charged with hindering apprehension. Both are being held at the Garland County Detention Center.

If anyone has information on the whereabouts of Shane Goines they are urged to call the Garland County Sheriff’s Office at 501-622-3660 or Garland County Investigations Division at 501-622-3690.

Credit: KTHV