Man arrested for solicitation of murder
On December 20th, Elmore County Sheriff’s Detectives completed their investigation and received a warrant for the arrest of Mr. Ricky Eugene Weaver on a single count of Solicitation for Murder.
At approximately 8:00 PM, December 20th, the Elmore County Detectives along with the Elmore County Special Response Team (SRT) arrested Mr. Weaver at his residence in Mountain Home when they executed a No-Knock search warrant.
Mr. Weaver was taken into custody and booked into the Elmore County Jail on the warrant with additional charges for Battery on a Peace Officer and Resisting Arrest.
Mr. Weaver is currently being held on a $1,000,000 bond for the Solicitation charge and $10,000 for the Battery charge.
The Sheriff’s Office will not release any detail regarding the targeted victim’s identity to protect their privacy.
This is an on-going investigation. No further details are available at this time.