Arkansas Historian Found Murdered...

Aug 20, 2011 by

It is sad to pass this news on, but well-known Arkansas Historian and Genealogy author, James Logan Morgan, was found murdered in his home yesterday.  I borrowed this pic from Desmond and the article from KAIT. NEWPORT, AR (KAIT) – The Newport Police Department was called to the scene of a stabbing Friday around 11:40 a.m. According to Newport Police, they arrived at 314 Vine Street in Newport where they found 70-year-old James Logan Morgan dead in his home. Morgan had been stabbed multiple times. Morgan’s body is currently at the Jackson County Coroner’s office and will be transported to the Arkansas State Crime Lab for an autopsy. At this time, there hasn’t been an arrest and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact the Newport Police...

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