FROM THE MISSISSIPPI COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT, OSCEOLA DISTRICT
[NOS. 47OCR-10-162 & 47OCR-14-86] HONORABLE RALPH WILSON,
M. "Robby" Golden, for appellant.
Rutledge, Att'y Gen., by: Chris R. Warthen, Ass't
Att'y Gen., for appellee.
F. VIRDEN, JUDGE.
Mississippi County Circuit Court revoked appellant Tyler
Antonio King's suspended sentences in case numbers
47OCR-10-162 and 47OCR-14-86 and sentenced him to an
aggregate term of forty years in the Arkansas Department of
Correction. King argues that the trial court violated his
Sixth Amendment right to counsel of his choice. We affirm.
cases, the trial court entered an order finding that King had
been adjudicated indigent on April 27, 2018, and that a
public defender had been appointed to represent him. Before
the revocation hearing began on May 11, the following
The Court: The next case is State of Arkansas versus Tyler
King. Case number CR 2010-162 and CR 2014-86. Are you Tyler
Mr. King: Yes, sir.
The Court: Mr. King, how old are you?
Mr. King: 24.
The Court: Are you represented by the public defender, Dustin
Mr. King: I needed another public defender, Sir.
The Court: Why is that?
Mr. King: 'Cause he's not representing ...