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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.

Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of July 12-18:

July 12, 2020

Steven Weinert, 32, was charged with Possession of a Schedule 6 Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (F), and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (M) after a traffic stop on Highway 71.

July 13, 2020

Abram Abernathy, 23, was charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia after a traffic stop on Bethesda Road.

David Heard, 33, was charged with Criminal Trespass after a complaint on Andrys Avenue.

July 14, 2020

A death investigation report was taken on Janssen Avenue.

A report of a disturbance was taken at Simple Simon’s Pizza.

A theft report was taken on Hamilton Avenue.

Cortney Lyle, 37, was served with a warrant at the police department.

A theft report was taken from a walk-in complainant.

A report of a disturbance was taken on Sherwood Avenue.

July 15, 2020

Abram Abernathy, 23, was charged with Harassment and Criminal Trespass after a call to a residence on 9 th Street.

Robert Wallis, 39, was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance with the Purpose to Deliver, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of a Controlled Substance. Also, Dennis Stinson, 42, was charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both were charged after a probation search at Rebecca Apartments.

July 16 ,2020

A forgery report was taken at Southern Auto Supply.

A report of identity fraud was taken from a walk-in complainant.

July 17, 2020

A report of criminal trespass was taken on 7th Street. Lonnie Tyler, 51, was charged with Criminal Trespass after a call to Walmart.

A report of harassment was taken from a walk-in complainant. Anthony Robertson, 29, was charged with Disorderly Conduct after a disturbance call on 4th street.

A report of battery was taken at the Mena hospital.

July 18, 2020

Devin Turner, 27, was charged with Disorderly Conduct, Obstructing Government Operations and Public Intoxication after a call to 7th Street.

A harassment report was taken from a walk-in complainant.

A theft report was taken on Blake Drive.

(All subjects should be considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law)

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