The following information was received from the Polk County Sheriff’s Department for the week of April 27, 2015 – May 3, 2015. 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.
April 27, 2015
Arrested was Sheila M. Knox, 28, of Antlers, OK, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
Report of suspicious activity at a storage unit on Highway 71 South led to the arrest of Robert S. Williams, 47, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Leatha L. Robey, 42, of Cove, on a Warrant for Delivery of Methamphetamine, Delivery of a Schedule II Controlled Substance not Methamphetamine or Cocaine and Use of a Communication Device.
April 28, 2015
Arrested was Robert D. Oden, 46, of Cove, on a Charge of Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons.
April 29, 2015
Arrested was Matthew L. McGowan, 25, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance.
Arrested was Cesar Rodriguez, 43, of Grannis, on a DeQueen P.D. Warrant.
A citation for Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance was issued to Ashley Powell, 28, of Mena.
Arrested was Cody W. Dunn, 47, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
April 30, 2015
Report from complainant on Highway 375 West near Mena of a missing person. The subject was later located in satisfactory condition.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Rogers Drive in Cove. Subject left before deputies arrived. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from a Mena woman of problems with child custody issues. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested was Nathan P. Brown, 33, of Mena, on Warrants for two counts each of Delivery of Methamphetamine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Johnny W. Brock, 52, of Hatfield, on Warrants for three counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, three counts of Delivery of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance, Use of a Communication Device and Maintaining a Drug Premise.
May 1, 2015
Report from complainant on Polk 46 near the Shady Grove community of the theft of prescription medication. Investigation continues.
A citation for Careless/Prohibited Driving was issued to Karl K. Vann, III, 19, of Mena.
May 2, 2015
Report from complainant on Polk 168 near the Potter community of the theft of an electronic device, valued at $350.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Myron L. Swope, 52, of Cove, on a Warrant for DWI, Driving Left of Center, Careless/Prohibited Driving, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License, Fleeing and Refusal to Submit.
May 3, 2015
Arrested was Aaron D. Lawrence, 25, of Mena, on a Scott County Warrant.
Traffic stop on Polk 89 near Mena led to the arrest of Karl K. Vann, III, 19, of Mena, on a Charge of Reckless Driving.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked three vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 19 Incarcerated Inmates; 13 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility, of which 7 are currently out of jail on a monitoring system.