Capital Murder Suspect Held without Bond; Investigation Ongoing

Termaine Anderson mugshot

With assistance from the Ouachita County Sheriff’s Office and Camden Police Department, Benton Police Department’s capital murder suspect, 37-year-old Termaine Anderson, was taken into custody Friday evening. He is now being held without bond at the Saline County Jail.

Anderson was wanted for the capital murder of Little Rock resident Ryan Montgomery, who was reported missing to Little Rock Police Department August 10.

Benton Police Department responded to the 100 block of Valley Street August 12 in reference to a deceased male being discovered. The victim’s identity was later confirmed as Montgomery.

Detectives with the Benton Police Department Criminal Investigations Division have worked diligently to pursue leads and the investigation remains ongoing.

BNPD would like to thank the above-mentioned agencies- along with multiple civilians and businesses- for their assistance.

Anyone with additional information is asked to contact BNPD. Tips may be called in at 501-778-1171 or 501-315-TIPS. Anonymous tips may also be sent via text to CRIMES (274637) with the keyword BNPD in the body of the message or at