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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: May 11-17, 2015

May 11, 2015

Report from complainant on Polk 178 near Mena of several forged checks, totaling losses at $6,663.85 thus far. While investigation continues, information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Arrested was Timothy D. Bass, 35, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Appear and a Montgomery County Body Attachment Warrant.

Report from complainant on Dover Avenue in Hatfield of a violation of a No Contact Order. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

May 12, 2015

Discovery of contraband material led to a 12-year-old Cove male being issued Juvenile Citations for Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.

Arrested was Aaron G. Renard, 39, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Report of a disturbance on Heritage Lane near Hatfield led to the arrest of Floyd T. Frederick, 41, and Corey Howard, 20, both of Hatfield, each on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct.

Report from a Cove woman that her 15-year-old daughter was missing. The juvenile was later located and returned to the custody of a parent/guardian.

Report from complainant on Polk 407 near Cove of donkeys running loose on their property. As a result, a citation for Permitting Livestock to Run at Large was issued to Joanne M. Short, 57, of Cove.

Arrested was James A. Shufelberger, 20, of Cove, on a Charge of Theft of Property.

Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Jerry D. Brown, 38, of Dierks, and Tracy A. Pender, 35, of Mena, each on a Howard County Warrant.

May 13, 2015

Arrested was Perrie D. Yu, 28, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Careless/Prohibited Driving, Refusal to Submit and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Minor 2nd Degree.

Traffic stop on Highway 8 West led to the arrest of Ralph W. Helfrich III, 54, of Mena, on Charges of DWI and Driving Left of Center.

Report from a Tulsa, OK man of the theft of a firearm, valued at $350.00, from a family member’s estate. Investigation continues.

Report from complainant on Polk 38 near Hatfield of the theft of a lawn mower, chainsaw and leaf blower, all valued at $9,500.00. Investigation continues.

May 14, 2015

Arrested was Martin R. Henry, 48, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

May 15, 2015

Traffic stop on Morrow Street in Mena led to the arrest of Crystal L. Davis, 31, of Mena, on a Charge of Public Intoxication.

Arrested was Cameron J. Rose, 24, of Hatton, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.

 May 16, 2015

Arrested was Daniel J. Whitehead, 31, of Mena, on a Warrant for Violation of a No Contact Order.

May 17, 2015

No reports were filed.

 Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 24 Incarcerated Inmates; 16 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility, of which 9 are currently out of jail on a monitoring system.

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