Shortly after news broke that a woman had been arrested in the connection with the homicide of former Arkansas State Senator Linda Collins-Smith, it was revealed that the woman arrested, Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell worked on Collins-Smith’s re-election campaign.
Journalist Winnie Wright wrote on Twitter that the link between O’Donnell and Collins-Smith is Collins-Smith’s campaign.
@ARStatePolice announce a woman is in custody in connection with the murder of former Arkansas Senator, Linda Collins Smith. What appears to be Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell’s Facebook page shows her posing for photos w/Collins-Smith & working on her re-election campaign.
Reporter, Mitchell McCoy wrote on Twitter that O’Donnell updated her profile photo to a photo of herself and Collins-Smith days after the homicide.
#BREAKING: The suspect in the former State Senator’s murder made this her profile photo days after the homicide. Randolph County Sheriff confirmed to KAIT-TV the suspect Rebecca Lynn O’Donnell is pictured right. Senator is on left. (photo: Rebecca O’Donnell’s Facebook) #ARNews