Teen Charged As Adult; Accused of Running Over Officers


SPRINGDALE, Ark. (KNWA) — A 16-year-old in Springdale is being charged as an adult after running over two Springdale police officers in October.

Jimta Luther is facing two counts of battery in the first-degree, theft by receiving, leaving the scene of a personal injury accident and fleeing. 

Arommon Luther, 18, was also charged with two counts of battery in the first-degree and theft of property.

This comes after the pair and two other teens ran over two police officers while trying to get away after a home break-in, according to Springdale police.

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