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April, 2016

  • 5 April

    Polk County Sherriff’s Department: March 28 – April 3, 2016

    March 28, 2016 Report from complainant on Polk 168 near the Potter community of the theft of water and equipment, totaling losses at $300.00.  The equipment has been recovered, and information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Thomas W. Duncan, 45, of Mena, on a ...

  • 5 April

    Mena Police Department: March 27 – April 2, 2016

    March 27, 2016 Report was taken of an altercation between two local women.  Case is pending further investigation. Janese Julian, 32, of Mena and Shannon Conatser, 45, of Vian, Oklahoma were each charged with third degree battery after a call to a local residence. March 28, 2016 Report was made of a shoplifter at a local farm store.  Case is ...

March, 2016

  • 29 March

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: March 21-27, 2016

    March 21, 2016 Report of an altercation on Polk 36 near Hatfield.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report of vandalism on the Vandervoort Elementary Campus.  Investigation continues. Report from complainant on Oak Grove Avenue in Mena of being harassed by an acquaintance.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further ...

  • 29 March

    Mena Police Department: March 20-26, 2016

    March 20, 2016 No completed reports on file. March 21, 2016 Timothy Wayne Leonard, 50, of Mena, was arrested for DWI, 4th offense (a felony), careless driving, and obstructing governmental operations. March 22, 2016 No completed reports on file. March 23, 2106 Johnny Allen Howard, 51, of Mena, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and ...

  • 22 March

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: March 14-20, 2016

    March 14, 2016 Report from complainant on Emerald Lane near Acorn of the theft of a microwave, valued at $100.00.  Investigation continues. Arrested was Horace L. Gandy, 25, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order. Report of a backhoe on fire in the roadway of Polk 293 near Mena. March 15, 2016 Report from ...

  • 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 ...