In a press release from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, two local residents of Mena were arrested on charges relating to drug offenses.
On the morning of September 16, 2019, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, 18th Judicial West Drug Task Force, and the Arkansas State Police executed a search warrant at 6064 Highway 8 West in Mena. The search warrant was obtained as part of a narcotics investigation.
During the search, Deputies located methamphetamines, drug paraphernalia , and several firearms, including a defaced one and a stolen firearm.
Arrested at the scene were Jason G. Myers, age 42 of Mena, and Michelle R. Allen, age 47 of Mena.
Jason Myers was charged with Possession of Methamphetamines with Intent to Deliver, Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms, and Maintaining a Drug Premises.
Michelle Allen was charged with Possession of Methamphetamines, Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms, and Maintaining a Drug Premises.
Both Myers and Allen are currently in the Polk County Detention Center with their bond set at $25,000.00.
The above charges are only allegations. All suspects are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.