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October, 2016

  • 25 October

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: October 17-23, 2016

    October 17, 2016 Report from complainant on Polk 79 in the Shady community of an unattended death.  The scene was released to the Polk County Coroner. Report from Mena Regional Health System of a dog bite victim.  The owner was advised to quarantine the animal for ten days. Report from complainant on Highway 71 South near Vandervoort of the theft ...

  • 25 October

    Mena Police Department: October 16-22, 2016

    October 16, 2016 Eric Cearley, 23, of Mena was charged with operating a vehicle during a driver’s license suspension for DWI. October 17, 2016 Kizzie Elizabeth Brown was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and court costs. October 18, 2016 Ernest Allen Pennell, 40, of Mena was charged with possession of schedule VI controlled substance, possession ...

  • 18 October

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: October 10-16, 2016

    October 10, 2016 Report from complainant on Missouri Avenue in Mena of the theft of a firearm, valued at $400.00. Investigation continues. Arrested was Darrell W. Sanders, 46, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order. October 11, 2016 Report from a wildlife facility on Highway 272 in the Rich Mountain community of the break-in ...

  • 18 October

    Mena Police Department: October 9-15, 2016

    October 9, 2016 Chad Watts, 25, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and court costs. Chad Edward Terrell, 34, of Mena was charged with aggravated assault, possession of schedule I or II controlled substance, possession of schedule V controlled substance, simultaneous possession of a drugs and firearms, possession of drug paraphernalia, and manufacture ...

  • 11 October

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: October 3-9, 2016

    October 3, 2016 Report of a disturbance on Polk 87 near the Ink community.  Deputies responded. Report from complainant on N. Eve Street in Mena of the break-in to a storage shed, causing $20.00 in damages to a door.  Investigation continues. October 4, 2016 Report from a Mena woman of the violation of an Order of Protection.  Investigation continues. October ...

  • 11 October

    Mena Police Department: October 2-8, 2016

    October 2, 2016 Report was made of a Mena couple arguing.  The man broke a television set and punched a hole in the wall, but neither wished to press charges. October 3, 2016 Report was made of damage done to a gazebo in a local park.  Case pending. October 4, 2016 Michael Harvey, 42, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant ...

  • 4 October

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: September 26 – October 2, 2016

    September 26, 2016 Report from an Umpire woman of being assaulted while in Polk County. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report of a disturbance involving juveniles led to a 16-year-old male being issued a Juvenile Citation for Battery 3rd Degree. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian. Report of a ...

  • 4 October

    Mena Police Department: September 25 – October 1, 2016

    September 25, 2016 Samuel Holmes Billington, 35, of Mena was charged with public intoxication and disorderly conduct after officers were called to a local fast food restaurant. John D. Hillard, 25, of Mena was charged with criminal trespass, obstructing governmental operations, and tampering with physical evidence.  The arrest followed a call from a local business owner. September 26, 2016 A Mena ...

September, 2016

  • 27 September

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: September 19-25, 2016

    September 19, 2016 Report from complainant on Windmill Lane in Board Camp of the break-in and theft of electronics, personal documents and medical equipment. Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Polk 33 near Vandervoort of the theft of an ATV, valued at $400.00. Investigation continues. Report from a Dierks woman of a missing 14-year-old female that was believed to be ...

  • 27 September

    Mena Police Department: September 18-24, 2016

    September 18, 2016 Report was made of an iPhone being stolen from a local residence.  The phone was later returned to the owner and no charges were filed. September 19, 2016 A Mena woman reported that her vehicle had been vandalized.  Case is pending interview of suspect. Justin Ivan Taylor, 28, of Mena was charged with battery, refusal to submit to arrest, ...