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.
November 17 and 18, 2019
A local man reported a theft of gasoline. Case is pending location and interview of suspect.
A local business owner reported that a wrench and tires had been stolen from his building. Case is pending.
Report was made of a neighbor’s dog killing chickens. The owner was warned to keep his dog inside or tethered if he is outdoors.
November 19, 2019
Michael Jamison, 44, was charged with criminal assault and fleeing. The arrest followed a call from a local retail store.
Sarah Mitchell, 35, of Mena was served nine warrants. The arrest followed a call from a Mena resident.
November 20, 2019
David Eledge, was charged with several warrants. Arrest followed a call for a disabled vehicle at a local convenience store.
November 21, 2019
Kaleb Rushin, 18, of Mena was arrested and served am outstanding warrant following a call from a Mena resident.
November 22 & 23, 2019
Tristan Chaney, 24, of Mena was charged with criminal trespass after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.
Elizabeth Finley, 20, of Mena was charged with possession of a controlled substance.
Nathaniel Riley, 26, of Mena was charged with driving on a suspended license.
Michael Wing, 32, of Mena was charged with public intoxication.