Sheriff Danny Hickman reports that on the 1st day of January 2012, the Boone County Sheriffs Office responded to call of a domestic disturbance at 6829 Cottonwood Road.
A female caller who identified herself as Linda Morgan, asked for medical attention for her boyfriend, Samuel Garrison, age 29, of Harrison. Boone County Deputies arrived at the scene and found Mr. Garrison had been stabbed in the chest. Mr. Garrison was transported to North Arkansas Regional Medical Center by ambulance for treatment.
Deputies located Linda Morgan, age 40, also of Harrison, in the residence. She told investigators that Mr. Garrison had choked her and she had pulled a knife and stabbed him.
Ms. Morgan was found to have an outstanding warrant from Newton County and was arrested on that warrant. After further investigation of the stabbing incident, she was charged and arrested for Battery1st Degree with bond set at $25,000.00 and transported to the Boone County Jail. As of the time of this release Morgan was still incarcerated at the Jail.