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Polk County Sheriff’s Department: November 23-29, 2015

November 23, 2015

Traffic stop on Polk 170 near the Potter community led to the arrest of Bradley M. Verba, 18, of Mena, on Charges of Reckless Driving, Failure to Yield, Failure to Signal and No Driver’s License.

Report from complainant on Polk 44 near the Old Dallas community of the destruction of a mailbox, valued at $50.00. Investigation continues.

Report of a dog bite victim on Highway 8 East near the Board Camp community. The owner was advised to quarantine the animals for ten days.

November 24, 2015

Report from complainant on Polk 31 near Cove of the theft of a game camera, valued at $178.00. Investigation continues.

Report from walk-in complainant of problems with child custody exchange.

Arrested was Charles B. Arnold, 26, of Mena, on Warrants for two counts of Probation Violation and Bond Revocation.

November 25, 2015

Arrested was Jeffery G. Meredith, 48, of Cove on a Warrant for two counts of Battery 3rd Degree. Also arrested was Lesia M. Meredith, 43, of Cove, on a Warrant for Battery 3rd Degree and Disorderly Conduct.

November 26, 2015

Report of an accident on Highway 375 East near the Old Dallas community led to the arrest of George H. Kilsby, 23, of Mena, on a Charge of DWI.

Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Isiaiah Threadgill, 51, of Dardanelle, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Center, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and Refusal to Submit. Also arrested was Derant D. Whisonant, 40, of Dardanelle, on Charges of Public Intoxication and Obstructing Governmental Operations.

November 27, 2015

Report of a disturbance on Polk 41 South in the Shady Grove community led to the arrest of Norma D. Baker, 51, of Mena, on Charges of Disorderly Conduct, Possession of Meth or Cocaine with Purpose to Deliver and Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms.

November 28, 2015

Report of a disturbance off of Highway 246 East led to a Citation for Assault 3rd Degree being issued to Ivan R. Bates, 46, of Mena.

November 29, 2015

No reports were filed.

 Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 14 Incarcerated Inmates; 5 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility, of which 3 are currently out of jail on a monitoring system.

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