February 15, 2016
Report from complainant on Highway 270 near Acorn of finding a suspicious box on their property. Deputy responded, box was removed.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Wrights Lane near Hatfield. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from a Mena man of inappropriate behavior involving children. Investigation continues.
February 16, 2016
Report from a Mena woman of her 10-year-old child being out of control. Deputies responded.
Report from walk-in complainant of problems with their spouse. Deputy advised of legal options.
February 17, 2016
Arrested was Nathaniel A. Riley, 33, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
Report from complainant on Highway 270 near Acorn of being harassed by an acquaintance. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
February 18, 2016
No reports were filed.
February 19, 2016
Arrested was Timothy W. Hooks, 30, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Joey S. Higgins, 30, of Grannis, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
February 20, 2016
Report of a fire on Polk 121 in the Shady Grove community. Two burn victims were transported to Mena Regional Health System, with one being airlifted to a Little Rock hospital.
February 21, 2016
Report of a domestic disturbance on Highway 71 South in the Potter community led to the arrest of Charles M. Phillips, 41, of Mena, and Erica D. Phillips, 18, of Waldron, each on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct. Also arrested was Thomas C. Hilderbrand, 26, of Mena, on Howard County Charges.
Arrested was Kristina R. Brown, 32, of Greenwood, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Arrested was Charles M. Turner, 41, of Altus, on Warrants for five counts of Violation of the Arkansas Hot Check Law.
Report of suspicious activity at a business on Highway 71 North in Mena led to the arrest of Kenneth K. Henry, 38, of Mena, on a Charge of Breathing, Inhaling or Drinking Certain Intoxicating Compounds.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Gage D. Lambert, 24, of Mena, on Charges of Public Intoxication and Littering. Also arrested was Tyse D. Lambert, 27, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Careless/Prohibited Driving and Speeding.
Arrested was Martha M. Tucker, 34, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 21 Incarcerated Inmates; 8 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility, of which 2 are currently out of jail on a monitoring system.