April 30, 2017
No reports on file
May 1, 2017
Jesse Saxour, 28, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct after a call to a local residence.
May 2, 2017
John Robertson, 38, of Mena was picked up on an outstanding warrant for failure to appear.
A local man reported that someone had entered a vacant house that he owns. He had placed “no trespassing” signs on the property, and the signs had been removed. Case pending.
May 3, 2017
Renee Veal, 45, of Mena was arrested and charged with possession of a schedule VI controlled substance and theft of property (shoplifting) after a call to a local retail store.
Jason Wayne Busby, 44, of Hatfield was arrested and charged with theft of property (shoplifting), possession of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia, and driving on a suspended driver’s license.
Michael Bartholomew Mellette, 32, of Oden was charged with driving on a suspended driver’s license.
May 4, 2017
Report of a break in at a local tire shop was taken. Cash was taken from the business, and there was substantial damage done. Case is pending further investigation and identification of suspect(s).
A Mena man reported that someone had vandalized his vehicle by smearing a substance on the side of his truck. Case is pending.
May 5, 2017
Jesse Saxour, 28, of Mena was arrested and charged with criminal trespass, violation of a no contact order, and disorderly conduct after officers were called to a local residence.
David Anselm Pajuodis, 41, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the Mena Police Department.
May 6, 2017
Joshua Dwain Schell, 27, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding felony warrant from Dallas County, Texas.
Alban Robert Beckwith, 25, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia and Dustin Ross White, 18, was charged with possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop. Both men are residents of Mena.
Report of a break in at a local resale shop was made. Case is pending further investigation.