John Allen Cole Gipson of Greenwood was booked into the Sebastian County Detention Center on October 15 at 11:10 a.m. and remains at the SCADC. Gipson was charged with contempt of court – disorderly, contemptuous or insolvent behavior committed during court, failure to appear – class B misdemeanor, and contempt – willful disobedience (failure to pay fine.)
Greenwood Police Department:
On 10/18/20 at approximately 11:00 p.m., a Greenwood officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle for having a defective brake light on US Hwy 71 southbound. The officer advised the driver, Andrea Lyons, 46 of Pocola, the reason for the stop and asked for her drivers license, which she produced. The officer ran her information thru dispatch and was advised that she had two confirmed warrants out of Ft. Smith. Lyons was placed under arrest and transported to the SCADC without incident.