The following incidents were obtained from the Benton Police Department. Note that arrests, charges and citations are allegations only, not findings of guilt.
• Benton Police responded at about 8 p.m. to a 911 report of a male outside Legence Bank on West Main Street striking the windows with his hands while making threats toward the bank personnel inside. Officers apprehended the suspect upon arrival. The man, 63-year-old Danny H. McCormick of Benton, was charged with aggravated assault and disorderly conduct. McCormick was taken to the Franklin County Jail.