May 1, 2017
Report from complainant on Pate Lane near Board Camp of the theft of three tires & wheels and a grill, all valued at $900.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 290 near Cove of the break-in and theft of a flashlight, valued at $20.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Aaron P. Whisenhunt, 25, of Mena, on a Warrant for Sexual Indecency with a Child.
May 2, 2017
Report from a business on Maple Avenue in Mena of the theft of an engine block, valued at $4,500.00. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from complainant on Webb Lane near Rocky of vandalism to two vehicle windows, totaling damages at $300.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 14 near Wickes of the theft of a firearm, valued at $300.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Christopher S. Davy, 25, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.
May 3, 2017
Report from walk-in complainant of receiving suspicious messages on a cell phone.
Report from complainant on Polk 67 near the Opal community of receiving harassing phone messages. Investigation continues.
May 4, 2017
No reports filed.
May 5, 2017
Report from a complainant on Highway 71 South in Cove of being threatened by an unknown individual.
Report from complainant on Highway 71 South near Cove of a break-in to their residence. Deputy responded.
May 6, 2017
Report from complainant on Eve Street in Mena of a missing license plate.
Report from complainant on Polk 412 near Potter of the break-in and theft of electronics, appliances and DVDs, all valued at $235.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Eric L. Cearley, 23, of Mena, on three Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
May 7, 2017
Report of an individual walking in the roadway on Highway 8 West near Mena led to the arrest of Laura K. Giesel, 46, of Mena, on Charges of Disorderly Conduct and Resisting Arrest.
Arrested was Roy V. Lister, 45, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Arrested was William C. Page, 35, of Van Buren, on a Warrant for Possession of a Firearm by Certain Persons.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 24 Incarcerated Inmates, with 12 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.