The following information was received from Polk County law enforcement agencies. The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed, or that they have been found innocent, and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.
October 27, 2019
Report was made of an altercation between a brother and sister. No charges have been made at this time.
Officers responded to a city residence regarding a disagreement between two individuals. Case is pending further investigation.
October 28, 2019
Stephanie Abbott, 39, of Mena was charged with third degree battery, possession of methamphetamine and furnishing prohibited items. The arrest followed a call to a local residence.
Sean Craddock, 24, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant. Officers travelled to Sebastian County and brought him back to Polk County.
October 29, 2019
Report was made of a local woman having unauthorized transactions on her debit card. Case is pending receipt of and preview of a surveillance video.
October 30 & 31, 2019
A local woman reported that one of her sons was at her residence and had been warned to stay away. Officers responded. The woman stated that she did not want to press charges, she just wanted him to stay away from her house. The man was given a verbal warning and officers left the scene.
November 1 & 2, 2019
Officers responded to a call from a local man who reported that his medication had been stolen from his vehicle while he was in a Mena store. Case pending.
Jason Robertson, 40, of Mena was served an outstanding warrant.