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March, 2019

  • 20 March

    Polk County Circuit Court Arraignments

    This week the following people were arraigned in Polk County Circuit Court. All information is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty. Marlena Parnell, age 49, was arraigned on one count of Possession of a schedule II Controlled Substance. On or about March 9, 2019, the said defendent, unlawfully possessed Methamphetamine, a Schedule ...

  • 20 March

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of March 10, 2019 through March 16, 2019

    March 10, 2019 Stephanie Gevalis, 32, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store. Malcolm Wells, 32, of Mena was charged with endangering the welfare of a minor, fleeing in a vehicle, and resisting arrest.  The arrest followed an attempted traffic stop. March 11, 2019 Jack Ray Cannon, 24, ...

  • 20 March

    SHERIFF’S   LOG

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of March 11 – March 17, 2019.  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 been ...

  • 13 March

    SHERIFF’S LOG

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of March 4, 2019 – March 10, 2019. 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 ...

  • 13 March

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of March 3, 2019 March 9, 2019 follow:

    March 3, 2019 A Hot Springs National Park man reported that his vehicle had been vandalized and items taken.  Case is pending further investigation. A local man reported that he has been harassed and threatened by an acquaintance.  No charges have been filed at this time. March 4, 2019 A Mena woman reported that someone came into her house while she was ...

  • 13 March

    POLK COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT ARRAIGNMENT

    This week the following people were arraigned in Polk County Circuit Court. All information is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty Tatum Veal, age 28, was arraigned on one count of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, a Class “D” Felony. Robert E. Jones, age 34, was arraigned on one count of Possession of ...

  • 6 March

    Mena Police Department Report

    February 24, 2019 Report was made of a vehicle being stolen in Benton County that turned up in Polk County. The vehicle was returned to the legal owner. No charges have been filed at this time. Randall Dale Burkett, 26, of Mena was charged with possession of methamphetamine or cocaine and possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest followed a routine traffic stop. Donnie Dollarhyde, 45, of Mena ...

  • 6 March

    Polk County Circuit Court Arraingment

    Omar J. Arellano, age 40, was arraigned on two counts. Count one for Sexual Assault In The Fourth Degree. The defendant being over 20 years of age or older engaged in sexual intercourse or deviate sexual activity with a person of less than 16 years of age and not his spouse. A Class D Felony. Count two for Sexual Assault ...

  • 6 March

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department Report

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of February 25, 2019 – March 3, 2019.  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 ...

February, 2019

  • 27 February

    Polk County Sheriff’s Report

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of February 18, 2019 – February 24, 2019. 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 been dismissed or ...