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Violent Offender Arrest


Johnathan BoykinFirearms and drugs that were seized in the arrest.


Press Release

June 6, 2023

Pine Bluff Vice and Narcotics Assist U.S. Marshalls with Arrest


         Vice and Narcotics Detectives with the Pine Bluff Police Department have been working with the U.S. Marshalls to locate 22-year-old Johnathan Boykin.  Boykin was wanted by El Dorado Arkansas Police Department for Attempted Murder.  The detectives developed a lead on Boykin's location and set up surveillance on his possible location.  Boykin was observed this morning, 6/6/23, leaving a motel in the 2800 block of East Harding in Pine Bluff.  He was approached as he got in a vehicle in the motel parking lot and arrested without incident.  Firearms and drugs were in the vehicle as well and seized.  Boykin will be initially booked into the Jefferson County Jail to await being picked up by El Dorado Police.