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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: July 6-12, 2015

July 6, 2015

Report from complainant on Highway 88 East near Mena of the theft of prescription medications, jewelry, knives and clothing. Investigation continues.

Report from complainant on Polk 92 in the Rocky community of the discovery of a suspicious device in a vacant residence, which was later determined to be ineffective. Investigation continues into the origin of the device.

Arrested was Heather N. Wagner, 26, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

Report from complainant on Florence Street in Vandervoort of the theft of tools, valued at $5,000.00. Investigation continues.

July 7, 2015

Report from complainant on Polk 675 in the Big Fork community of significant damage done to a bridge by a log truck. As a result, a Citation for Disobeying a Traffic Control Device was issued to Joseph Whitener, 31, of Hatfield.

Report from complainant on Highway 88 East in the Ink community of the theft and forgery of a check. Investigation continues.

Traffic stop on Highway 71 North near Mena led to a Citation for Possession/Sale of Untaxed Liquor being issued to Jennifer K. Williams, 44, of Mena.

Report of a structure fire on Highway 71 South in the Potter community. Investigation continues into the origin of the fire.

Traffic stop on Medlin Lane near Hatfield led to the arrest of Aarron L. Johnson, 40, of Mena, on Charges of DWI and Careless/Prohibited Driving.

July 8, 2015

Report of a domestic disturbance on Reine Street in Mena led to the arrest of Dennis E. Cunningham, 62, of Mena, on Charges of Disorderly Conduct and Possession of Schedule VI Controlled Substance.

Report from a business in Hatfield of a gas drive-off, resulting in losses of $23.01.

Report from complainant on Polk 61 in the Board Camp community of an unauthorized individual on their property doing extensive damage with heavy equipment. Investigation continues.

Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Horace L. Gandy, 24, of Garland, TX, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

July 9, 2015

Report from complainant on Polk 407 near Cove of a dispute between neighbors. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Arrested was Brent L. Smith, 41, of Waldron, on a Bond Revocation Warrant.

Arrested was Ryan T. Casten, 29, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.

July 10, 2015

Arrested was Daniel K. Urban, 25, of Waldron, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

Report from complainant of damage to a vehicle window while traveling on Polk 70 in the Cherry Hill community, totaling losses at $350.00. Investigation continues.

Arrested was Juston M. Wikel, 30, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

Arrested was Shawn R. Watson, 39, of Grannis, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order and a Sevier County Warrant.

July 11, 2015

Arrested was Lonnie R. Johnson, 49, of DeQueen, on Charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance and Possession of Meth or Cocaine. Also arrested was Kevin D. Bailey, 41, of DeQueen, on Charges of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Meth or Cocaine.

Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Kevin R. Kemp, 35, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

July 12, 2015

Report of an injured individual walking around in the Polk 38 area in the Potter community. Subject was transported to Mena Regional Health System.

Arrested was Melvin S. Bell, 42, of Waldron, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Report of a domestic disturbance led to a 16-year-old male being issued a Juvenile Citation for Disorderly Conduct. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.

Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Eduardo-Garcia Hernandez, 35, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Center and No Driver’s License.

Arrested was Douglas R. Manley, 32, of Hatfield, on Charges of Careless/Prohibited Driving and Possessing an Instrument of Crime.

Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Alfred F. Campbell, 56, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Center and Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License.

Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 19 Incarcerated Inmates; 15 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility, of which 5 are currently out of jail on a monitoring system.

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