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January, 2017

  • 10 January

    Mena Police Department: January 1-7, 2017

    January 1, 2017 No reports on file. January 2, 2017 Michael McKelvey, 47, of Purcell, OK, was charged with obstructing governmental operations and theft of property in two separate reports. Bryan L. Strother, 25, of Mena was charged with loitering and driving on a suspended driver’s license. January 3, 2017 Levi Luke Jeffrey, 44, of Spiro, OK was arrested on ...

  • 5 January

    Mena Police Department: December 18-31, 2016

    December 18, 2016 Report was made that someone had broken into two units at a local storage facility.  Case is pending further information. A local woman reported that she had been harassed on the parking lot of a local retail store.  Case is pending interview of witnesses and review of surveillance tapes. December 19, 2016 John Hollis, 20, of Mena was arrested ...

  • 5 January

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 19-25, 2016

    December 19, 2016 Report from a utility company that a substation on Highway 8 West near the Oklahoma State Line had been broken into and $9,444.00 in equipment was stolen. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. December 20, 2016 Arrested was Joshua B. Crow, 36, of DeQueen, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply ...

December, 2016

  • 22 December

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 12-18, 2016

    December 12, 2016 Report from a Mena woman of an alleged sexual assault. Deputies responded.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration. Arrested was John D. Hillard, 25, of Mena, on Charges of Possession of a Schedule IV/V Controlled Substance and two counts of Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance. Report of suspicious items ...

  • 22 December

    Mena Police Department: December 11-17, 2016

    December 11, 2016 Ashlie Nicole Dixon, 25, of Smackover was charged with DWI and careless driving.  The arrest followed a traffic stop. A 17-year-old Mena youth was charged with underage DUI after a routine traffic stop.  Also charged in the incident with possession of alcohol by a minor was a 16-year-old Mena boy. December 12, 2016 Report was taken of the theft ...

  • 16 December

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: December 5-11, 2016

    December 5, 2016 Report from complainant on Polk 96 in Acorn of $1,500.00 in damages done to a vehicle.  Investigation continues. Report of a disturbance on Apache Lane near the Board Camp community.  Deputies responded.  Investigation continues. December 6, 2016 Report from complainant on Hwy 375 West near Mena of an unauthorized person on their property led to the arrest ...

  • 15 December

    Mena Police Department: December 4-10, 2016

    December 4, 2016 Report was made of a local man leaving his cell phone in the restroom of a local convenience store. Case is pending. Stacie Leeann Shores, 26, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after a call to a local retail store. She was additionally charged with fleeing in a vehicle, driving on a suspended driver’s license, and ...

  • 6 December

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 28 – December 4, 2016

    November 28, 2016 Report from complainant on Trailwood Lane near Mena of loud noise led to the arrest of Chelsey C. Vanhoose, 21, of Mena, on a Charge of Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. Also arrested were Nathan W. Donelson, Lane M. H. Keene and Maeric L. Moore, all 18 and of Mena, each on a Charge of ...

  • 6 December

    Mena Police Department: November 27 – December 3, 2016

    November 27, 2016 Randy Len Cranfield, 19, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after a call to a local retail store. November 28, 2016 Employees at a local retail store reported that a local woman who had been banned from the store for shoplifting had returned.  She had signed a form agreeing to stay away.  Case has been sent ...

November, 2016

  • 29 November

    Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 21-27, 2016

    November 21, 2016 Report from a Mena man of a potential scam that he received in the mail. Report of a hit-and-run accident at the intersection of Polk 21 & 31 near Cove led to Citations for Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License, Failure to Yield, and Leaving the Scene of an Accident being issued to Timothy S. Woods, 40, ...