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Polk County Sheriff’s Department – December 2 – 8

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Mike Godfrey for the week of December 2 – December 8, 2013.  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.

December 2, 2013

Report from complainant on Polk 687 near the Opal community of the theft of farm equipment, valued at $1,350.00.  Investigation continues.

Report from complainant that a family member had allegedly been shot at while hunting in the Shady area.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Arrested was Joseph W. Arms, 27, of Dequeen, on five Warrants for Violation of the Arkansas Hot Check Law.

Report from complainant on Polk 492 near Wickes of the theft of a wallet, containing a Driver’s License, Checks and $1,000.00 cash.  Investigation continues.

Report from complainant on Highway 88 East near Mena of receiving harassing text messages from an acquaintance.  Investigation continues.

Report from complainant on Polk 238 near Mena of unknowingly receiving stolen property, causing losses of $20.00.  Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Arrested was Mary E. Curlott, 53, of LaFeria, TX, on a U.S. Marshall Warrant.

December 3, 2013

No reports were filed.

December 4, 2013

Arrested was Greg D. Brewer, 44, of Mena, on a Pulaski County Warrant.

Report from complainant on Polk 17 near Cove of damage to a windshield from a rock thrown by a vehicle.  A 17-year-old Cove male was issued a Juvenile Citation for Careless Driving.

Arrested was Karen L. Duncan, 40, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

Arrested was William J. Sanders, 63, of Mena, on a Warrant for Criminal Trespass.

December 5, 2013

No reports were filed.

December 6, 2013

No reports were filed.

December 7, 2013

No reports were filed.

December 8, 2013

No reports were filed.