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Man sought in Eureka Springs shooting, robbery

Posted March 15, 2010 5:43 p.m. EDT
Updated March 15, 2010 9:11 p.m. EDT

— Cumberland County sheriff’s detectives are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect wanted in connection with a Dec. 12 armed robbery and shooting in Eureka Springs.

Detectives said the suspect is known as "Bolo." He is described as a black man, 5 feet 5 inches to 5 feet 9 inches tall. He has black hair and wears it in a dreadlocks style. Bolo has brown eyes with a teardrop tattooed along the corner of his right eye.

The suspect is known to associate with 30-year-old Nataki "Taki" Williams, detectives said. She is believed to be living in Robeson County.

Detectives said Bolo is wanted for the robbery and shooting of 23-year-old Matthew Washington at a home on the 6000 block of Pinestreet Court.

Bolo is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached, detectives said. Anyone who knows of his whereabouts is asked to call the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office at 910-323-1500, or the anonymous TIPSLINE at 910-484-TIPS.