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August, 2013

  • 6 August

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department July 29 – August 4

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Mike Godfrey for the week of July 29 – August 4, 2013.  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 ...

  • 6 August

    Mena Police Department July 28 – August 3, 2013

    July 28, 2013 Brandi Fay Sanders, 26, of Mena was charged with third degree battery after a call to a local mobile home park regarding a disturbance. A 17-year-old Mena youth was charged with assault on a family member and interference with emergency communications after a call to a local residence.  July 29, 2013 Report was taken of an altercation ...

July, 2013

  • 29 July

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department July 15 – July 21, 2013

    The following information was received from Polk County law enforcement agencies. 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 that they have been found innocent and we ...

  • 29 July

    Mena Police Department July 22 – July 27, 2013

    The following information was received from Polk County law enforcement agencies. 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 that they have been found innocent and we ...

  • 24 July

    Two Arrested in Church Burglary

    [MENA] On July 17, the Mena Police Department released that arrests were made in the burglary of the Crossing church that occured in February of this year. On February 4, 2013, The Crossing Church reported a burglary to police of their business office located on North Mena Street. Det. Brandon Martin stated that suspects broke into the building and stole ...

  • 17 July

    Arnold Arrested for Failure to Make Restitution Payments

    By LeAnn Dilbeck Charles Benton Arnold, age 24, was arrested and spent July 4 in the Polk County Detention Center for failure to make court-ordered restitution payments following his guilty plea to four felonies stemming from a string of fires in the Shady Grove Community in the summer of 2011. Arnold pled guilty to four counts of Solicitation to Commit ...

  • 17 July

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department July 8 – July 14, 2013

    The following information was received from Polk County law enforcement agencies. 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 that they have been found innocent and we ...

  • 17 July

    Mena Police Department July 7 – July 20, 2013

    July 7, 2013 Officers were called to a local fast food restaurant regarding an individual who was scaring customers with his odd behavior. The man left the premises July 8, 2013 Officers responded to a verbal altercation between two men. The men agreed to stop the bickering. Employees at a local convenience store reported a gas-skip in the amount of $37.00. Case is ...