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July, 2016

  • 19 July

    Mena Police Department: July 10-16, 2016

    July 10, 2016 Clara Ferguson, 41, of Mena was arrested on several warrants. Benjamin Ferguson and Austin Strother, both 18 and both of Mena, were charged with racing on highway. July 11, 2016 Report was taken of an out-of-control teenage girl.  Juvenile authorities were notified. July 12, 2016 A local woman reported that an aggressive dog was loose in her neighborhood.  Case ...

  • 13 July

    Mena Police Department: July 3-9, 2016

    July 3, 2016 A local man reported that his car had been damaged while it was in his driveway.  Case pending. A Mena woman reported that the door to her house was open when she returned from work.  Officers searched the area and there was nobody in the house. July 4, 2016 A local woman reported that her uncle is sending threatening ...

  • 13 July

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: July 1-10, 2016

    July 1, 2016 Report from a Mena woman of inappropriate contact with her 14-­year old son. Investigation continues. Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Debra J. Richmond, 56, of Mayflower, on Charges of Careless/Prohibited Driving, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License, No Liability Insurance and No License Plate. July 2, ...

  • 5 July

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: June 27 – July 1, 2016

    June 27, 2016 Report from complainant on Butler Circle in Hatfield of an unauthorized person on their property. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report from a Mena woman of a violation of an Order of Protection. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. June 28, 2016 Report from ...

  • 5 July

    Mena Police Department: June 26 – July 2, 2016

    June 26, 2016 Michael Webb, 30, of Mena was charged with public intoxication after an incident at a local residence. Report was taken of a former spouse harassing a local woman.  Case is pending. Brandi Fay Sanders, 29, and Adam Dollarhyde, 28, both of Mena were each charged with disorderly conduct after an incident at a local residence. Sanders was also charged ...

June, 2016

  • 28 June

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: June 20 – 26, 2016

    June 20, 2016 Report of a physical disturbance on Polk 191 near Ink led to the arrest of Michael R. Sandquist, 57, of Mena, on a Charge of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree. June 21, 2016 Report of a domestic disturbance on Highway 8 West near the Rocky community.  Complainant refused to press charges. Report of a disturbance on Polk 282 ...

  • 28 June

    Mena Police Department: June 19 – 25, 2016

    June 19, 2016   Report was taken of items missing from a rented apartment in Mena.  Case is pending.   June 20, 2016   David Vespie, 27, of Mena was charged with public intoxication and speeding.   A 15-year-old Mena youth was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after an investigation and review of surveillance tapes from a local retail store.  Case ...

  • 21 June

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: June 13-19, 2016

    June 13, 2016 Report of an unattended death on Highway 270 near Acorn.  The scene was released to the coroner. Report from complainant on Polk 191 near the Yocana community of the theft of cash and prescription medication.  Complainant refused to press charges. June 14, 2016 Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of the receipt of ...

  • 21 June

    Mena Police Department: June 12-18, 2016

    June 12, 2016 Carol S. Poor, 58, of Waldron, and Tanya Lynn Poor, 40, of Mena were both charged with criminal trespass after a call to a local retail store. Justin Taylor, 27, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. Report was made by employees at a local convenience store of a counterfeit $20.00 bill being passed at ...

  • 14 June

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: June 6-12, 2016

    June 6, 2016 Report from complainant on Highway 88 East near Mena of the theft of $200.00 in cash and coins.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Arrested was Billy L. Nichols, 28, of Broken Bow, OK, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear. June 7, 2016 No reports were filed. June 8,  2016 ...