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December, 2015

  • 2 December

    Mena Police Department: November 22-28, 2015

    November 22, 2015 No criminal reports filed. November 23, 2015 Report was taken of a neighbor inappropriately touching a local woman.  Case has been sent to the prosecutor for review and possible charges. November 24, 2015 Ethan Paul Miner, 22, of Mena was cited for driving on a suspended driver’s license. A local woman reported that several prize-winning chickens had ...

November, 2015

  • 26 November

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 16-22, 2015

    November 16, 2015 Report of a disturbance on West Johnson Street in Hatfield. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. November 17, 2015 Report from walk-in complainant of ongoing problems with child custody exchange. Report from complainant on Polk 76 East near Mena of the theft of prescription medication valued at $100.00. Arrested ...

  • 24 November

    Mena Police Department: November 15-21, 2015

    November 15, 2015 Officers responded to a fight between a two local men.  The individuals were a man and his grown son.  Neither wished to press charges, and the son left the area. Officers responded to an alarm at a local residence.  The area was cleared and nothing was found to be amiss. Officers followed up on a call from ...

  • 17 November

    Mena Police Department: November 8-14, 2015

    November 8, 2015 Report was taken from a Springdale, Arkansas man regarding a compound bow missing from the bed of his pickup.  Case is pending. November 9, 2015 Alex Rhodes, 20, of Hatfield was charged with theft of property after a call to a local business. Report was taken regarding a lock box that was located on a vacant property.  ...

  • 17 November

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 9-15, 2015

    November 9, 2015 Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was David L. Higby, 31, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation. Arrested by an officer with Arkansas Probation/Parole was Dale E. Odonnal, 45, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation. November 10, 2015 Report from complainant on Marigold Lane near the Potter community of the ...

  • 10 November

    Mena Police Department: November 1-7, 2015

    November 1, 2015 Derek Walker, 27, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct, second degree assault, and terroristic threatening after officers were dispatched to an apartment in Mena. Report was taken from a local business owner regarding missing cash.  Case is pending interview of suspects and further investigation. November 2, 2015 A local woman reported that she has been receiving ...

  • 10 November

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 2-8, 2015

    November 2, 2015 Traffic stop on Highway 71 North near Hatfield led to the arrest of Kenneth L. Scott, 42, of Millerton, OK, on Charges of Careless/Prohibited Driving and Fleeing, and a McCurtain County, Oklahoma Warrant. Arrested was Carrie E. Carter, 50, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation. Report from complainant on Polk 24 near Cove of goats ...

  • 4 November

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: October 26 – November 1, 2015

    October 26, 2015 Report from a Mena woman of problems with her 15-year-old daughter. Report of a domestic disturbance on Amber Lane near Mena, and the theft of tools, a phone and electronics, all valued at $165.00. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Report from Mena Regional Health System of two Mena children that ...

  • 4 November

    Mena Police Department: October 25-31, 2015

    October 25, 2015 Two 14-year-old girls were found out after curfew.  Their parents were notified and the girls were turned over to their custody. October 26, 2015 Angel Marin Villalpando, 46, of Mena was charged with assault and terroristic threatening after a call to a local residence. Report was taken of individuals hitting golf balls toward a business in Mena. Case ...

October, 2015

  • 27 October

    Mena Police Department: October18-24, 2015

    October 18, 2015 James Charles Walker, 18, of Mena was charged with DWI, possession of intoxicants by a minor, and reckless driving after officers responded to a call regarding a one-vehicle accident.  Also charged in the incident with possession of intoxicants by a minor was Heath M. Spencer, 18, also of Mena. October 19, 2015 Employees at a local convenience ...