The following information was received from Polk County law enforcement agencies. The charges against those arrested are allegations and the cases are still pending in the courts. Individuals charged and whose names appear in this column may submit documentation to us at a later date that the charges have been dismissed, or that they have been found innocent, and we will include that information in this space in a timely manner.
February 3, 2020
Report of a disturbance on Highway 8 West near Shady Grove led to the arrest of Shelly L. Davis, 48, of Mena, on Charges of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree and Resisting Arrest. Additional information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of a bulldozer, valued at $60,000.00, on fire on Highway 8 West near Rocky. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Daniel J. Mendieta, 21, of Hot Springs, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
Arrested was Maurizo A. Malucci, 32, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Arrested was Danny A. Holliday, 51, of Mena, on a Warrant for Battery 3rd Degree.
February 4, 2020
Report from complainant on Highway 8 West near Shady Grove of a missing sign. Investigation continues.
Report of a disturbance on Polk 87 near Ink led to the arrest of Shawna M. Morris, 23, of Mena, on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct.
February 6, 2020
Report of illegal contraband led to a 14-year-old being issued a Juvenile Citation for Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.
Report from complainant on Polk 42 near Potter of the theft of a vehicle, valued at $35,000.00. The vehicle was later located. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested was Herbert O. Aiken, 40, of Cove, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Arrested was Christopher K. Hoover, 38, of Glenwood, on two Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
February 7, 2020
Arrested was Jamie F. Beckwith, 28, of Mena, on a Drug Court Sanction.
February 8, 2020
Report from complainant on N. Eve Street in Mena of an unauthorized person on their property. Deputy advised subject to not return to the property.
Arrested was April K. G. Poor, 41, of Mena, on a Warrant for Bond Revocation.
February 9, 2020
Report from complainant on Polk 268 near Vandervoort of the theft of deer and elk antlers, all valued at $2,500.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 72 near Yocana of unauthorized persons on their property. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Cody D. Kaderly, 25, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Arrested was Tyra N. Cornelius, 35, of Mena, on a Warrant for Terroristic Threatening 2nd Degree.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 27 Incarcerated Inmates , with 14 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.