Wanted Baxter Co. suspect arrested in Missouri

Robert Finch

(KATV,Source: Baxter Co. Sheriff Office) Atabout 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, October 27, the Baxter County Sheriff's office wasnotified, Robert E. Finch Jr., was arrestedin Missouri.

According tothe police report, Finch had a self-inflicted gunshot wound at a residence inWright County, Missouri.

Robert Finch had been sought sinceearly last week on multiple serious felony charges that were filed following adomestic assault and kidnapping incident, and he had been the object ofmanhunts over several days in Arkansas and Missouri.

Finch was transported to Mercy Hospital in Springfield,Missouri. The Sheriff's Office understands that Finchis in stable condition and is being held on Missouri Parole Violation chargesas well as the warrant from Baxter County. He will eventually beextradited to Baxter County to face his charges in Arkansas. No otherinformation concerning the circumstances of his apprehension is currentlyavailable.