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June, 2017

  • 9 June

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: May 29 – June 4, 2017

    May 29, 2017 Report of a disturbance on Polk 287 near Cove. Deputy responded. Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Bradley Howard, 24, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Reckless Driving and Speeding. May 30, 2017 Report from a Mena man of problems regarding child custody issues. Report from complainant on Polk 38 near Hatfield of ...

  • 9 June

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: May 22-28, 2017

    May 22, 2017 Report from complainant on Highway 270 in the Rich Mountain community of damage done to rental property. Investigation continues. Report of a domestic disturbance on Rodeo Lane near Mena led to the arrest of Travis J. Halderson, 29, of Mena, on Charges of Possession of Firearm by Certain Persons, Aggravated Assault, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Manufacture of ...

  • 9 June

    Mena Police Department: May 28 – June 3, 2017

    May 28, 2017 A local woman reported the theft of her wallet and medication from her home. She believes the theft occurred when she had friends over to her house for a cookout. Case is pending interview of suspects. Jordan Lee Dodds Gonyea, 20, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers were called to a local retail ...

  • 9 June

    Mena Police Department: May 21-27, 2017

    May 21, 2017 James Clinton Lane, 38, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant. May 22, 2017 Report was made of a verbal altercation between two Mena residents. No charges were filed. May 23, 2017 John Allen Howard, 53, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant. May 24, 2017 An 11-year-old Mena boy was charged with disorderly conduct ...

May, 2017

  • 10 May

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: May 1-7, 2017

    May 1, 2017 Report from complainant on Pate Lane near Board Camp of the theft of three tires & wheels and a grill, all valued at $900.00. Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Polk 290 near Cove of the break-in and theft of a flashlight, valued at $20.00.  Investigation continues. Arrested was Aaron P. Whisenhunt, 25, of Mena, on a ...

  • 10 May

    Mena Police Department: April 30 – May 6, 2017

    April 30, 2017 No reports on file May 1, 2017 Jesse Saxour, 28, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct after a call to a local residence. May 2, 2017 John Robertson, 38, of Mena was picked up on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear. A local man reported that someone had entered a vacant house that he owns.  He had ...

April, 2017

  • 26 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: April 17-23, 2017

    April 17, 2017 Report from complainant on Polk 81 near Big Fork of the break-in and theft of two ATVs, a trailer and miscellaneous items. Investigation continues. April 18, 2017 Report from complainant on Polk 19 near Cove of being scammed of $391.50 from an unknown person claiming to be PayPal. Arrested was Richard B. Roper, 34, of Cove, on ...

  • 26 April

    Mena Police Department: April 16-22, 2017

    April 16, 2017 A local woman reported that someone had damaged her vehicle. Case is pending. April 17, 2017 A Mena woman reported seeing someone wearing a mask in her yard. The area was canvassed and no suspects were located. April 18, 2017 A Mena woman reported that while she was away from her house for a few minutes, someone ...

  • 18 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: April 10-16, 2017

    April 10, 2017 Report of several forged checks on a closed account, totaling losses at $155.72.  Investigation continues. April 11, 2017 Arrested was Ed Martin, 46, of Mena, on a Bond Revocation Warrant. Report from complainant on Highway 246 West near Hatfield of damage done to a yard by an unknown vehicle. April 12,  2017 Report from complainant on Highway ...

  • 18 April

    Mena Police Department: April 9-15, 2017

    April 9, 2017 James Aron Jennings, 37, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and court costs. Matthew Morrison, 27, of Hope was arrested on a felony warrant for probation violation. April 10, 2017 A local man reported the theft of a pressure washer from his yard.  Polk County Sheriff’s Deputies had recovered such ...