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February, 2019

  • 6 February

    POLK COUTY CIRCUIT COURT ARRAIGNMENT

    In Polk County Circuit Court news, three arraignments were reported. Cody R. Hughes, age 38, was arraigned on two counts in the Polk County Circuit Court. Count one for aggravated residential burglary while armed with a deadly weapon, or represented by word or conduct that he was armed with a deadly weapon, a class C felony.  Count two for aggravated ...

January, 2019

  • 31 January

    Sheriff’s Log for January 20,2019 to January 27, 2019

    The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of January 21, 2019 – January 27, 2019.  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 ...

  • 30 January

    Stacie L. Shores arrainged Wednesday, Jan. 23rd

    Prosecuting Attorney Andy Riner of the 18th West Judicial District of the State of Arkansas filed Class C Felony charges against Stacie L. Shores for the Delivery of Methamphetamine or Cocaine.  The state also notified the defendant that it intends to pursue enhanced penalties due to the fact that she has been convicted of more than one (1) felony but ...

  • 23 January

    Mena Police Department Report – Jan. 13-19, 2019

    January 13 & 14, 2019 Report was made of a local man violating an order of protection.  Case is pending further investigation January 15, 2019 Brittni McWilliams, 20, of Mena was charged with possession of a schedule VI controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Report was made of damage to two mailboxes in a local neighborhood.  The responsible party came forward ...

  • 23 January

    Polk County Circuit Court Arraignments

    The office of Prosecuting Attorney Andy Riner submitted three arraignments from the Polk County Circuit Court Criminal Division. Cheyenne Smith, age 24, was charged with possession of methamphetamine with the purpose to deliver. A class “B” felony. And a second count of possession of drug paraphernalia, a class “D” felony. Eric D Revels, age 34, was charged with theft by ...

  • 14 January

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of January 6, 2018 January 12, 2019 follow:

    January 6 & 7, 2019 A local woman reported that someone had entered her apartment when she was out and had stolen medication.  No suspects at this time. A motorist called officers to a local highway regarding a briefcase they found in a ditch.  Officers retrieved the item, but there was not identification located.  It was placed into evidence. Billy Joseph Fletcher, 32, ...

December, 2018

  • 10 December

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of December 2, 2018 through December 8, 2018

    December 2, 2018 Alton Roy Self,40, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store. Carlos Gonzales, 61 of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear. A local woman reported that her purse had been stolen.  It was later returned toher, but her wallet was still ...

October, 2018

  • 1 October

    Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of September 23, 2018 through September 29, 2018 follow:

    September 23, 2018 Patrick Don Bates, 45, of Norman was charged with possession of a controlled substance.  The arrest followed a call to the parking lot of a local retail store. September 24, 2018 Jack Ray Cannon, 24, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store. Leshonda Price, 34, ...

September, 2018

  • 12 September

    SHERIFF’S LOG

    SHERIFF’S LOG The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of September 3, 2018 – September 9, 2018. 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 ...

  • 7 September

    Mena Police Department Reports for week of August 26, 2018 through September 1, 2018 follows:

    August 26 & 27, 2018 Report was made of a theft (shoplifting) from a local retail store.  Case is pending review of surveillance tapes. A counterfeit $50.00 bill was submitted to officers.  It had been received at a local business.  Case is pending. Report was made of an ongoing issue between two neighbors.  No charges have been filed at this time. August 28, 2018 ...