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August, 2018

  • 22 August

    SHERIFF’S LOG

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of August 13, 2018 – August 19, 2018. The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this  column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have ...

  • 15 August

    August 15, 2018

  • 15 August

    Sheriff’s Report

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of August 6, 2018 – August 12, 2018. The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have ...

  • 8 August

    SHERIFF’S LOG from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of July 30, 2018 – August 5, 2018

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of July 30, 2018 – August 5, 2018. The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts.  Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have ...

  • 8 August

    Mena Police Department Reports for week of July 29, 2018 through August 4, 2018 follows:

    July 29, 2018 Mikos Pierce, 18, of Mena was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct following a call to a local residence. Joseph Cunningham, 32, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct and breaking or entering.  The arrest followed a follow-up investigation from information received regarding a vehicle stolen in Montgomery County. July 30, 2018 Kristine Nichole Wootton, 34, of Mena ...

  • 8 August

    August 8, 2018

  • 1 August

    August 1, 2018

February, 2016

  • 9 February

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: February 1-7, 2016

    February 1, 2016 Request for assistance with a Probation Search led to the arrest of Jackson H. Riley, 21, of Mena, on Charges of Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance with Purpose to Deliver, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms and Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance. Arrested was Jennifer A. Chaney, 23, of ...

  • 9 February

    Carwash Burglars Swiftly Apprehended

    BY MELANIE BUCK – Two burglars were caught on Friday morning [February 5, 2016] following a short investigation by the Mena Police Department. According to records, James Hembree, age 55, and Cody Enyeart, age 32, both of Mena, were arrested in the commercial burglary of two local car washes. Both Hembree and Enyeart were charged with Commercial Burglary, a Class ...

  • 9 February

    Jennifer Brewer – Answering ‘The CALL’

    BY RENEE HENDRIX – Mena native Jennifer Brewer is one of those blessed individuals that surrendered to a calling on her life at a very young age.  She’s been afforded opportunities to serve on numerous international mission trips as well as serving her own local community and has recently embarked with a new CALL that can potentially change countless children ...