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January, 2016

  • 27 January

    Mena Police Department: January 17-23, 2016

    January 17, 2016 Jason D. Rosson, 34, and Joy M. Reed, 27, both of Mena were charged with disorderly conduct after officers were called to a residence at a local mobile home park. Report was taken of the lights on in a local residence where the homeowners were out of town.  Case is pending further investigation and interview of suspect.  ...

  • 27 January

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: January 18-24, 2016

    January 18, 2016 Arrested was Gary Wayne Covington, 42, of Maumelle, on a Warrant for Probation Violation. Report from complainant on Polk 647 near Mena of being assaulted by a family member.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. January 19, 2016 Report from complainant on Port Arthur Avenue in Mena of the violation of ...

  • 19 January

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: January 11-17, 2016

    January 11, 2016 Report from complainant on West Boundary Road in Mena of an intruder in their home.  Arrested was Daniel J. Vela, 46, of Mena, on a Charge of Breaking or Entering.  Also arrested was Debbie M. Roberts, 52, of Mena, on a Charge of Hindering Apprehension. Arrested was Stephanie E. Thomas, 39, of Mena, on a Warrant for ...

  • 19 January

    Mena Police Department: January 10-16, 2016

    January 10, 2016 Zoey Bea Driskell, 25, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) and possession of schedule VI (marijuana) controlled substance.  The arrest followed a call to a local retail store. January 11, 2016 Report was taken of a local couple fighting at the home of a relative.  No charges were filed. Silvia Mary Ann Morris, 31, ...

  • 12 January

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 28, 2016 – January 10, 2016

    December 28, 2015 Report of a structure fire on Highway 8 West in the Shady Grove community.  Investigation revealed that a lightning strike caused the fire. December 29, 2015 Report from complainant on Highway 71 North near Mena of being harassed by an acquaintance.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. December 30, 2015 Report ...

  • 12 January

    Mena Police Department: January 3-9, 2016

    January 3, 2016 A local man was arrested for theft of property.  He later paid for the item and the victim decided he did not wish to prosecute. January 4, 2016 A Mena man reported that he had done laundry at a local self-service laundry.  He left the building, and when he returned, his laundry was gone.  Case is pending. ...

  • 5 January

    Mena Police Department: December 27, 2015 – January 2, 2016

    December 27, 2015 Tristen Chaney, 20, of Mena was arrested and charged with criminal trespass after he was observed by employees at a local retail store.  He had been given written notice not to come back into the store prior to the incident. Zephrey Tyler Harvey, 18, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after a call to ...

December, 2015

  • 29 December

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 21-27, 2015

    December 21, 2015 Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Robert G. Wells, 27, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation. December 22, 2015 Report from complainant on Lumber Lane in Board Camp of the fraudulent use of a credit card, totaling losses at $49.95. Arrested was Elizabeth D. Bryce, 50, of Mena, on a Warrant ...

  • 29 December

    Mena Police Department: December 20-26, 2015

    December 20, 2015 Report was made of a man harassing his estranged wife.  Case is pending interview of all subjects involved. December 21, 2015 A local man reported that a former friend was harassing him and he was concerned for his safety.  Case is pending further investigation. Report was taken of two dogs in a local neighborhood running loose.  One ...

  • 16 December

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 7-13, 2015

    December 7, 2015 Report from complainant on Polk 295 in Hatfield of the break-in and theft of a television and speakers, valued at $650.00. Arrested was Rocky R. Rhinehart, 36, of Hatfield, on Charges of Residential Burglary, Theft and Criminal Mischief 1st Degree. Report from complainant on Polk 129 near the Rocky community of identity fraud, totaling losses at $959.00. ...