Tuscumbia Man Involved In Police Standoff In February Has Bond Set In Miller County

Crime Local News Tuesday, March 7th, 2023

A Tuscumbia-area man accused of allegedly barricading himself into a house after firing several shots in the direction of deputies waives formal arraignment and has been given a bond.

62-year-old James Patterson initially had been held without bond after the February 23rd incident on Pea Ridge Road.

Patterson is charged with assault special victim, second-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of armed criminal action.

His bond was reduced to $350-thousand with the next court date set for April 5th.

As of late Monday night, Patterson remained in the custody of the Miller County Jail.

Crime Local News Tuesday, March 7th, 2023

Reporter Mike Anthony