Boone County jury returns guilty verdict in 2018 police attack

HARRISON, Ark. – A Boone County jury has found a man guilty in a 2018 attack of three officers responding to a domestic dispute at a Harrison home. Jesse Benton was sentenced to 24 years in prison in connection to the incident last summer, in which one of the deputies had to undergo surgery for injuries sustatined in the 2018 incident that involved the 35 year old beating up his mother. The prosecuting attorney said Benton will serve at least 17 years of the 24 in prison.