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March, 2016

  • 22 March

    Mena Police Department: March 13-19, 2016

    March 13, 2016 Report was taken of a vehicle that had been parked in front of a local business for some time.  The owner was located and moved the vehicle. March 14, 2016 Kenneth Ryan Weisinger, 26, and Kizzie Brown, 32, both of Mena were charged with possession of a controlled substance. A local woman reported that the roommate of ...

  • 15 March

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: March 7-13, 2016

    March 7, 2016 Report of a barn on fire on Polk 26 near Hatfield.  The structure was a complete loss, totaling damages at $13,750.00.  Investigation continues into the origin of the fire. Traffic stop on Highway 8 West near Rocky led to the arrest of Jack L. Rawlins, 49, of Mena, on Charges of Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled ...

  • 15 March

    Mena Police Department: March 6-12, 2016

    March 6, 2016 Michelle Diane Bice, 37, of Mena was charged with public intoxication after a call from a local citizen. Report was taken of a woman being harassed by an acquaintance.  Case pending. March 7, 2016 A local man reported that his credit card had been used to purchase items in Pennsylvania.  Case is pending. March 8, 2016 Thomas ...

  • 8 March

    Mena Police Department: February 28 – March 5, 2016

    February 28, 2016 Employees at a local farm store reported that someone had stolen items from the register area.  Case pending. A local man reported that someone had vandalized his house during the previous night.  Case is pending. A local woman reported that she is being harassed by an acquaintance.  Case pending. February 29, 2016 Elaine Miller, 61, of Mena ...

  • 8 March

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: February 29 – March 6, 2016

    February 29, 2016 Report from complainant on Polk 27 near Hatfield of missing livestock panels, valued at $900.00. Report from complainant of being assaulted while at a residence on Polk 117 near Mena.  Investigation continues. Traffic stop on Highway 8 West near Rocky led to the arrest of James D. Lay, 43, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left ...

  • 1 March

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: February 22-28, 2016

    February 22, 2016 Report of a loud noise led to the arrest of Benito A. Munoz, 23, of Mena, on a Charge of Public Intoxication. Traffic stop on Highway 375 West near Mena led to the arrest of Martha M. Tucker, 34, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order. Report from complainant on Polk ...

  • 1 March

    Mena Police Departement: February 21-27, 2016

    February 21, 2016 Jacqueline Denise Martindale, 27, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and court costs from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. February 22, 2016 Report was taken of a fight between two 15-year-old Mena boys.  The boys were cited and the case was turned over to juvenile authorities. A local woman reported ...

February, 2016

  • 23 February

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

    February 15, 2016 Report from complainant on Highway 270 near Acorn of finding a suspicious box on their property.  Deputy responded, box was removed. Report of a domestic disturbance on Wrights Lane near Hatfield.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report from a Mena man of inappropriate behavior involving children.  Investigation continues. February 16, ...

  • 23 February

    Mena Police Department: February 14-20, 2016

    February 14, 2016 Two 16-year-old Mena youths were charged with disorderly conduct.  Case referred to juvenile authorities. David Goodner, 40, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of methamphetamine. Amber Thomasson, 33, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) and possession of schedule IV controlled substance. Report was taken of a shoplifter at a ...

  • 16 February

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: February 8-14, 2016

    February 8, 2016 Report from a Mena man that his 14-year-old daughter was missing.  The juvenile was located and issued a Juvenile Citation for Disorderly Conduct.  She was released to the custody of a parent/guardian. Report from complainant on Carolina Drive in Mena of the fraudulent use of a credit card, totaling losses at $71.85.  Investigation continues. Traffic stop on ...