News Sections
Bedford Man Arrested After Bar Incident
Updated May 5, 2013 1:01 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BEDFORD) - A Bedford man is behind bars and facing a charge of attempted voluntary manslaughter, following an incident at a local bar late Friday night.

47-year-old Anthony Banks of Bedford, was arrested after police found the knife he used to slash a person's throat at Bandana's Bar and Grill on Fifth Street.

According to the Bedford Police Department log, police and a Dunn Memorial ambulance crew were called to the bar shortly before midnight.

Banks was taken into custody without incident.

Attempted voluntary manslaughter is a class a felony, but differs from an attempted murder charge, because it provides for action taken under heat of the moment type incidents, whereas murder is premeditated.

« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Find more about Weather in Bedford, IN
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW

1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2018 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved. and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  Contests  |  About  |  Feedback  |  Public File