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August, 2016

  • 30 August

    Mena Police Department: August 21-27, 2016

    August 21, 2016 Management at a local retail store reported that one of their employees had been scammed by a quick-change con artist in the amount of $500.00.  Case is pending review of surveillance tapes and identity of suspect. August 22, 2016 Brandi Fay Sanders, 29, and Adam Lee Dollarhyde, 28, were both charged with third degree battery after a call ...

  • 23 August

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: August 15-21, 2016

    August 15, 2016 Traffic stop on Highway 88 East in the Yocana community led to a 17-year-old female being issued a Juvenile Citation for Public Intoxication. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian. August 16, 2016 Report from complainant on Maechler Lane near Board Camp of $800.00 in damages done to a garage door by an unknown ...

  • 23 August

    Mena Police Department: August 14-20, 2016

    August 14, 2016 William Scott, 18, of Mena was charged with possession of a schedule VI controlled substance and possession of an instrument of crime after a traffic stop. August 15, 2016 Report was taken of a local woman refusing to release a child to the father during a court mandated visitation period.  Case is being reviewed by the prosecuting attorney. ...

  • 17 August

    Mena Police Department: August 8-14, 2016

    August 8, 2016 Report of a domestic disturbance led to the arrest of Blade A. Aleshire, 21, of Mena, on Charges of Public Intoxication, Possession of Untaxed Liquor and Furnishing Alcohol to a Minor.  Also arrested was Heath M. Spencer, 19, of Mena, on Charges of Possession of an Intoxicating Beverage by a Minor, Obstructing Governmental Operations and Impairing the ...

  • 17 August

    Mena Police Department: August 7-13, 2016

    August 7, 2016 Aaron Marcus Shores, 25, of Mena was charged with DWI and careless driving. An employee at a local convenience store reported being harassed by members of a motorcycle club who were shopping in the store.  Case is pending. August 8, 2016 A Mena woman reported that her former husband, against whom she has an order of protection, is ...

  • 9 August

    Mena Police Department: July 31 – August 6, 2016

    July 31, 2016 No reports filed. August 1, 2016 Kevin Mark Sullivan, 56, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear. Damage was discovered to a restroom at Janssen Park. Case is pending. James Dean Duncan, 47, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, possession of a schedule IV or V substance, and driving ...

  • 9 August

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

    August 1, 2016 Report from complainant on Polk 227 near Cove of the theft of a lock and chain, valued at $40.00. Investigation continues. Request for welfare check on Highway 375 West near the Shady Grove community. Traffic stop on Highway 71 South near Potter led to the arrest of Makala A. Huffman, 24, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, ...

  • 2 August

    Mena Police Department: July 24-30, 2016

    July 24, 2016 Officers responded to a verbal altercation at a local laundromat. None of the parties involved wished to press charges. Report was taken of vandalism to the baseball and football areas of the local high school.  Three local youths were later arrested for the incident and charged with commercial burglary and criminal mischief. Officers were dispatched to a domestic altercation ...

  • 2 August

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: July 25-31, 2016

    July 25, 2016 Report of domestic disturbance on Highway 246 East near Vandervoort. Deputies responded. One of the parties left the residence for the night. Report from complainant on Polk 136 near Cove of the theft of a personal document. Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Polk 74 near the Ink community of a missing prescription. Arrested was Billy R. ...

July, 2016

  • 28 July

    Mena Police Department: July 17-23, 2016

    July 17, 2016 A local woman reported that someone had “keyed” her vehicle.  Case pending. Report was taken of neighbors arguing at a local apartment building.  Neither wished to press charges. A local man reported that his teenage son was out-of-control and he needed assistance.  Case referred to juvenile services. Report was made of an altercation between a former couple regarding the ownership ...