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Benton Police Report

BENTON – The Benton Police Department released the following information on Thursday, April 28, 2022.

On April 23rd, 2022, Benton Police were dispatched to the 1000 block of North Main Street in reference to a disturbance complaint. Through investigation, Benton Police arrested Manuel Fimbras, age 64, of Benton for aggravated assault, unlawful use of a weapon, and battery. Fimbras was charged and transported to the Franklin County Jail for further processing.

On April 28th, 2022, Benton Police were dispatched to the 500 block of East Taylor Street in reference to an open 9-1-1 call. Through investigation, police arrested Nicholas E. Lambert, age 28, of Benton for domestic battery, resisting a peace officer, violation of order of protection, and criminal damage to property. Lambert was charged and transported to the Franklin County Jail for further processing.

***All suspects are considered innocent until proven guilty in the court of law.