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Mena Police Department: April 17-23, 2016

April 17, 2016

Jerod David Toon, 22, of Watson, OK was charged with DWI.  The arrest followed a routine traffic stop.

Report was taken of a local man being beaten by an acquaintance.  The victim declined to press charges.

April 18, 2016

Christine Marie Fellows, 36, of Van Buren was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Crawford County.  She was taken into custody and officers from Crawford County came to Mena and transported her back to their facility.

Report was made of aggressive dogs running at large.  Case is pending further investigation.

Report was taken from employees at a local farm store regarding a shoplifter.  Case is pending review of surveillance tapes and identification of suspect.

A local man reported being harassed by his girlfriend’s former husband.  Case pending.

April 19, 2016

A local woman reported the theft of several computer games and equipment from her residence.  Eduardo Hernandez Garcia, 36, of Mena was charged with public intoxication, residential burglary, and theft of property.

A Mena woman reported that her boyfriend had come into her house and attacked her.  Case is pending interview of suspect.

April 20, 2016

A local man reported that someone had broken into his house and taken several items.  Case pending.

April 21, 2016

No reports filed.

April 22, 2016

Michael Tyrail Higgins, 29, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, reckless driving, and disorderly conduct.  The arrest followed a call to a disturbance at a local store.

April 23, 2016

Latisha Edith Atkinson, 24, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct and obstructing governmental operations.

Report was taken of a riding lawn mower being stolen from a rental property.  Case is pending interview of possible suspect.

Herbert Atkinson, 47, and Christal L. Ford, 41, both of Mena were each charged with third degree battery after a call to a fight at a local residence.

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