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.
July 21, 2019
•Officers responded to a local residence regarding two individuals arguing. No charges were filed.
July 22, 2019
•Matthew Martin, 35, of Mena was served three outstanding warrants.
•Stephanie Thomas, 43, of Mena was served two outstanding warrants.
July 23, 2019
•Officers received a call from Faulkner County asking for assistance in interview a victim of an assault. The information was forwarded to their jurisdiction.
•Bradley Duncan, 28, of Smithville, Oklahoma was served three outstanding warrants from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
July 24, 2019
•Garrett Bosley, 19, of Mena was charged with shoplifting after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.
•Employees at a local retail store reported that they had received a counterfeit $100.00 bill. Case pending.
•Benjamin Ghearghiu, 43, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia, obstructing governmental operations, and disorderly conduct.
July 25, 2019
•Garett Bosley, 19, of Mena was charged with theft of property after officers were called to a local restaurant.
•Jennifer Tyler, 24, of Hatfield was served an outstanding warrant.
July 26 and 27, 2019
•Natasha Smith, 41, of Mena was charged with battery, endangering the welfare of a minor, reckless driving, and disorderly conduct after officers responded to a call.
•Bambie Mellard, 35, of Mena was charged with possession of methamphetamine or cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, two counts and driving on a suspended driver’s license.
•Rickey Holliday, 38, and Ronnie Tabor, 42, both of Mena were both charged with disorderly conduct after officers responded to a call at a local residence