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October, 2013

  • 2 October

    Burr and Laird Arrested in Connection to 2012 House Fire

    BY LEANN DILBECK – Mena Police Department has made two arrests in a 12-month old case stemming from a “suspicious” house fire at a home on Westmoreland Drive off Hwy 375S that was owned by Michael White. Alisha Burr, age 27, has been arrested and charged with Arson {5-38-301}, a Class A Felony, three counts of Aggravated Assault {5-13-204}, a ...

September, 2013

  • 30 September

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department – September 23 – 29

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Mike Godfrey for the week of September 23 – September 29, 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 ...

  • 30 September

    Mena Police Department – September 22 – 28

    The following information was received from the Mena Police Department for the week of September 23 – September 29, 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 dismissed ...

  • 23 September

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department – September 16 – 22

    September 16, 2013 Report from walk-in complainant of receiving harassing text messages. Report from complainant on Highway 88 East in the Cherry Hill community of the theft of diesel fuel.  Investigation continues. Arrested was Bryan E. Sturgis, 46, of Mena, on a US Marshall Office Warrant. September 17, 2013 Report from complainant on Polk 67 in the Opal community of ...

  • 23 September

    Mena Police Department – September 15 – 21

    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 September

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department – September 9 -15, 2013

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Mike Godfrey for the week of September 9 – September 15, 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 ...

  • 17 September

    Mena Police Department – September 1 – 14, 2013

    September 1, 2013 A local couple reported a cell phone missing from the console of their car.  A 10-year-old boy was charged with the theft. An 11-year-old girl was cited for theft of property after a cell phone was stolen from a vehicle.  The girl admitted to taking the phone. September 2, 2013 A local man reported the theft of ...

  • 10 September

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department – September 2 – 8, 2013

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Mike Godfrey for the week of September 2 – September 8, 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 ...

  • 3 September

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department – August 26 through September 1

    August 26, 2013 Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Sonia P. Enriquez, 30, of Wickes, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear. August 27, 2013 Report of a disturbance on Polk 71 in the Yocana community.  Reporting party left the residence before officers arrived. Report from a Mena woman that her 15-year-old son had ran away.  ...

  • 3 September

    Mena Police Department – August 18 through August 31

    August 18, 2013 Officers responded to an alarm call at a local business.  The area was secured. Daniel K. Urban, 23, of Waldron was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure-to-appear.  He was arrested in Sebastian County.  Mena city officers drove to Fort Smith and brought him back to the Polk County detention center. August 19, 2013 Someone slit all ...