Crossett Murder / Kidnapping / Bank Robbery Suspect Gets Life Without Parole, 40 Years & 3 Life SentencesMarch 4th, 2011 by Joe Burgess
According to AshleyCountyLedger.com, 10th Judicial District Circuit Judge Sam Pope sentenced a Louisiana man to the maximum sentence for six felony counts in connection with the July 1, 2010, kidnaping and murder of Donna Woodberry and subsequent armed robbery of the North Crossett branch of First National Bank of Crossett in Ashley County Circuit Court Thursday afternoon.
For the full story, see AshleyCountyLedger.com
Peter Harvey waived extradition on Friday, and was transported to Arkansas on Monday.
His first appearance and bond hearings were held at noon Tuesday, at the Drew County Courthouse, before he was transported back to the Ashley County Jail.
Harvey is charged with the capital murder of Donna Woodberry, and the armed robbery of First National Bank’s North Crossett branch.
Harvey, who gave his home address as Opelousas, LA, was denied bond, and appointed a public defender from the state defender’s office.
Family member’s of Ms. Woodberry were present, wearing t-shirts that said, “Gone, but not forgotten.”
Possted Juloy 13, 2010
Final Suspect in Crossett Murder / Bank Robbery Arrested
Kendell Clifton Nickelson, 26, tunred nimself into authorities in Texas, Monday.
Posted July 10, 2010
Special Agents of the Arkansas State Police and Ashley County Sheriff’s Deputies have identified a second suspect believed to be directly connected to the kidnapping and murder of a Crossett woman and the subsequent robbery of a North Crossett bank which occurred last Thursday (July 1st).
Law enforcement authorities in both Arkansas and Mississippi are searching for Kendell Clifton Nickelson, 26, who was last known to reside in Brookhaven, Mississippi.
Nickelson is described as a black male, 5 feet, 11 inches tall, weighing approximately 160 pounds. Agents believe Nickelson may be driving a 2002 white Cadillac Escalade. This is the same vehicle identified earlier in a State Police news release associated with the identification of Peter Keith Harvey who was arrested Wednesday in Opelousas, Louisiana.
Nickelson should be considered armed and dangerous.
If anyone has information about Nickelson or knows of his whereabouts, they should contact the Arkansas State Police or the Ashley County Sheriff’s Department.
Posted July 9, 2010
2 of 3 Crossett Murder / Robbery Suspects Arrested Thursday
According to Arkansas State Police spokesman Bill Sadler, Louisiana police have arrested a male suspect wanted in connection with the kidnapping and murder of a Crossett woman and the subsequent robbery of a North Crossett bank which occurred last Thursday.
AshleyCountyLedger.com reports that Crossett Police have arrested a 30 year old Crossett woman, Thursday afternoon, as well.
Peter Keith Harvey, 41, and Adrianne Green are shown here.
Posted July 2, 2010
Bank Robbery & Murder in Crossett – Murder Victim Identified – Stolen Vehicle Recovered
According to AshleyCountyLedger.com, authorities have recoverd the stolen Nissan Altima (with a UAM sticker in the rear windshield) which was used as a get-away vehicle, Thursday, after an armed robbery of North Crossett’s First National Bank branch, but are still looking for two black males in connection with the robbery and shooting death of woman.
According to Arkansas State Police, the murder victim has been identified as Donna J. Woodberry, 58, of Crossett.
The car was stolen from a local residence where the vehicle was taken and Woodberrywas abducted. She was shot and killed before the two men robbed the bank branch.
Arkansas State Police, Crossett Police, and the Ashley County Sheriff’s Dept. are investigating the case
Anyone with information is asked to call the state police at 226-3713.
For more informaiton, see the AshleyCountyLedger.com website.