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Mena Police Department: April 2-8, 2017

April 2, 2017

Rodney Dale Morrison, 31, of Mena was charged with stalking, loitering, two counts of criminal trespass, resisting arrest after officers were called to a local residence.

April 3, 2017

Report was taken of a window being shot out at a local business. The weapon appeared to have been a pellet gun. Case is pending further investigation.

In two similar reports, two local residents reported that their front windows had been shot out, apparently by a pellet gun. Cases are pending.

Jimmy Lee Wright, 31, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for non-payment of child support.

Christina McElveen, 25, of Mena was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct.

Jerry W. Haynes, 28, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest followed a probation search.

Jason E. Tomblin, 38, of Mena was arrested and charged with felony possession of cocaine or methamphetamine, simultaneous possession of firearms and controlled substance, possession of firearms by “certain persons,” and possession of drug paraphernalia, as well as misdemeanor possession of schedule VI.

April 4, 2017

Richard Chad James, 38, of Mena was charged driving on a suspended driver’s license and having no proof of liability insurance. He was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest followed a traffic stop.

Phillip A. Riley, 57, of Mena was charged with driving on a suspended driver’s license, having no liability insurance, and having no vehicle license.

Traci D. Wagner, 48, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers were called to a local retail store.

April 5, 2017

Jimmy Wright, 31, of Mena was served an outstanding warrant from the Mena Police Department.

A local man reported the theft of a vehicle from a local residence. Case is pending.

Norman Dennis Cote, 59, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers were called to a local retail store.

A Mena woman reported that her wallet containing approximately $3,000.00 had been stolen from her home. Case is pending location and interview of suspect.

A local man reported that he had had a firearm stolen from his unlocked vehicle. Case is pending.

April 6, 2017

A Polk County man reported the theft of a 2016 flatbed utility trailer. Case is pending further investigation and location of possible suspect.

April 7, 2017

Report was made of several items of clothing being stolen from a vehicle. Case is pending location and interview of suspects.

April 8, 2017

Logan Edward Pitts, 38, of Mena, was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear.

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