Christopher Earnest Bell and an accomplice, Antwann Deshawn Sockwell, are wanted for their alleged involvement with a well-organized and violent robbery crew in Arkansas. From June 2012 to June 2013, the crew allegedly committed multiple armed robberies of fast food restaurants, gas stations, and other local businesses in the Central Arkansas area, including Little Rock, Benton, Bryant, Sherwood, Lonoke and Carlisle, Arkansas. Other members of the crew have been arrested, however Bell and Sockwell remain at large.
On June 5, 2013, an indictment was handed down by a Federal Grand Jury for the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Arkansas, charging Bell and Sockwell with conspiracy to interfere with commerce by robbery, interference with commerce by robbery and possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime of violence. Federal arrest warrants were issued for Bell and Sockwell, on June 6, 2013.
Bell is known to travel to Bentonville (Northwest) Arkansas.