July 17, 2017
Traffic stop on Highway 88 East near Mena led to a Citation for Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and No Liability Insurance being issued to Brandon W. Rose, 19, of Mena.
July 18, 2017
Arrested was Hannah L. White, 34, of Mena, on Warrants for Forgery and four counts each of Failure to Appear and Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Report from complainant on Highway 71 North in Acorn of fraudulent credit card purchases. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Melissa D. Turpin, 42, of Hatfield, on a Warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Andrew D. Morrison, 29, of Fort Smith, on Warrants for Absconding, Failure to Comply with a Court Order and a Probation/Parole Violation.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Polk 70 near Cherry Hill. Suspect fled before deputy arrived. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
July 19, 2017
Report of reckless driving led to a Citation for Careless/Prohibited Driving being issued to William I. Foster, 18, of Mena.
Report of an ATV accident on Polk 412 near Potter. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on East Street in Cove of forged checks, totaling losses at $700.00. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from complainant on Polk 671 near Mena of the break-in to a storage building and the theft of tools, valued at $400.00. Investigation continues.
Report of a disturbance on East Street in Cove. Deputy responded. One of the parties left the residence for the evening.
July 20, 2017
Traffic stop on East Barton Street in Cove led to the arrest of Aaron M. Mink, 37, of Vandervoort, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Centerline, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and Failure to Register a Vehicle.
July 21, 2017
Report of a disturbance on East Street in Cove led to the arrest of Jayden S. Brown, 20, of Wickes, on Charges of Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Act, Terroristic Threatening 1st Degree and Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons.
July 22, 2017
Report of an unattended death on Highway 8 East near Big Fork. Deputies responded. The scene was released to the Polk County Coroner.
Arrested was Anthony W. Cottman, 29, of Heavener, OK, on a Warrant for Felony Failure to Appear.
Report of an accident on Polk 48 near Potter led to the arrest of Alexandra C. Dolak, 29, of Mena, on a Charge of DWI.
Report from complainant on Polk 76 East near Acorn of the theft of three hens and a bench, all valued at $80.00. Investigation continues.
July 23, 2017
Report from a Hatfield woman that her 17-year-old daughter was missing. The juvenile was located and issued Juvenile Citations for Disorderly Conduct and Possession of a Controlled Substance. The juvenile was returned to the custody of a parent/guardian. Additional information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Polk 287 near Cove. Deputies responded. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 23 Incarcerated Inmates, with 12 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.