March 14, 2016
Report from complainant on Emerald Lane near Acorn of the theft of a microwave, valued at $100.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Horace L. Gandy, 25, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Report of a backhoe on fire in the roadway of Polk 293 near Mena.
March 15, 2016
Report from walk-in complainant of receiving harassing phone messages. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from a Hatfield woman that her 16-year-old daughter is missing.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Martin R. Henry, 49, of Mena, on a Charge of Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License.
Arrested was Wallace D. Kasinger, 65, of Stillwell, OK, on Warrants for Theft of Property and Failure to Appear.
March 16, 2016
Arrested was Sherwin J. Sanders, 63, of Wickes, on Warrants for three counts of Violation of the Arkansas Hot Check Law.
March 17, 2016
Report from complainant on Polk 54 near Mena of the theft of a generator and a whirlybird, all valued at $1,950.00. Investigation continues.
Traffic stop on Cherry Street in Mena led to the arrest of Anthony C. Dodds, 37, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Lawrence V. Smith, 61, of Mena, on a Warrant for Battery 3rd Degree and a LeFlore County, OK Warrant.
March 18, 2016
No reports were filed.
March 19, 2016
Arrested was Brandy L. Avendano, 29, of Mena, on a Warrant for Theft by Receiving and Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card.
Arrested was Robert J. Jenks, 38, of Lockesburg, on a Warrant for Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Report from complainant on Polk 55 near the Nunley community of the theft of a firearm, valued at $500.00. Investigation continues.
Traffic stop on Highway 246 West near Hatfield led to the arrest of Benjamin J. Graves, 21, of Mena, on Charges of Public Intoxication and Driving Left of Center.
March 20, 2016
Report of inappropriate behavior led to the arrest of James E. Wilkinson, 50, of Hatfield, on Charges of Sexual Assault 1st Degree and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Kyle A. Gill, 26, of Ashdown, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Report from complainant on West Boundary Road in Mena of the destruction of items in their residence. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Danielle R. Stewart, 25, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 23 Incarcerated Inmates; 5 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility, of which 1is currently out of jail on a monitoring system.