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May, 2015

  • 6 May

    Mena Police Department – April 26 – May 3

    The following information was received from Mena Police Department for the week of April 26, 2015 through May 3, 2015.  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 ...

April, 2015

  • 28 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: April 20-26, 2015

    April 20, 2015 Report from complainant on Race Lane near Mena of the theft of DVDs and prescription medication, all valued at $600.00. Investigation continues. Arrested was David E. Milam, 48, of Hatfield, on a Warrant for Terroristic Threatening 1st Degree. Report from complainant on Polk 27 near Hatfield of the unauthorized use of their credit card. Investigation continues. Arrested ...

  • 28 April

    Mena Police Department: April 19-25, 2015

    April 19, 2015 Report was taken of a domestic disturbance at a local residence. One of the parties had left the scene, and the other did not wish to press charges. April 20, 2015 Billy Joseph Fletcher, 28, of Mena was charged with driving on a suspended driver’s license. April 21, 2015 Report was taken of a patient at the ...

  • 21 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: April 13-19, 2015

    April 13, 2015 Report from the Polk County Detention Center of the discovery of illegal contraband. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Arrested was Charles L. Houser, 58, of Wickes, on Warrants for three counts of Failure to Comply with a Court Order. Arrested was Kimberly J. Smith, 54, of Mena, on a Warrant ...

  • 21 April

    Mena Police Department: April 12-18, 2015

    April 12, 2015 No criminal reports filed. April 13, 2015 No criminal reports filed. April 14, 2015 A local woman reported that a sewing machine that she inherited from her mother had been stolen. Case pending. Micah Steffler, 29, of DeQueen was charged with violation of an order of protection. A local woman reported that her boyfriend had been abusive ...

  • 14 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: April 6-12, 2015

    April 6, 2015 Report of a domestic disturbance on Highway 4 West near Cove. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Arrested was Christopher L. Ridley, 52, of Mena, on a Warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Report from a Hatfield woman of problems with her 17-year-old daughter led to the youth being issued a ...

  • 14 April

    Mena Police Department: April 5-11, 2015

    April 5, 2015 A local convenience store reported a gas-skip in the amount of $61.52. Case is pending. April 6, 2015 A local woman was given a citation for using a handheld wireless telephone while driving. April 7, 2015 A local woman was charged with misdemeanor cruelty to animals after she abandoned a dog on a local street. April 8, ...

  • 7 April

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: March 30 – April 5, 2015

    March 30, 2015 Report from complainants on Wilson Lane near Mena of the unauthorized use of their identities. Investigation continues. March 31, 2015 Report from complainant on Penny Lane near Mena of the unauthorized use of their identity. Investigation continues. Arrested was Dorita R. Rogers, 53, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order. Traffic ...

  • 7 April

    Mena Police Department: March 29 – April 4, 2015

    March 29, 2015 Joy M. Reed, 26, of Mena was charged with theft-of-property (shoplifting) after officers were called to a local retail store by loss-prevention personnel. Amanda Sue Dodds, 34, of Mena was charged with driving on a suspended driver’s license. March 30, 2015 Officers were called to a local church regarding an argumentative, out-of-control woman on the premises. The ...

March, 2015

  • 31 March

    Mena Police Department: March 22-28, 2015

    March 22, 2015 No criminal reports filed. March 23, 2015 A local man reported several tools missing from a toolbox in his pickup, and his license plate had been removed. Case is pending location and interview of suspect. Devin C. Sanders, 22, and Kenneth E. Horn, 43, both of Mena were charged with unlawful burning after an explosion was heard ...