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.
For the week of April 27, 2020 – May 3, 2020.
April 27, 2020
Report from complainant on 71N near Acorn of a break-in. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Shady Oaks Lane of a neighbor shooting a dog. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
April 28, 2020
No reports were filed.
April 29, 2020
Report from complainant near Hatfield of a break-in at a storage unit and a missing trunk valued at $500.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Hwy 8E near Board Camp of a domestic disturbance. Complainant refused to press charges.
Report from complainant on Polk 54 near Dallas Valley of a domestic disturbance led to the arrest of Adian T. James, 18, of Mena on a Charge of Assault in the 2nd Degree.
April 30, 2020
Report of a structure fire on Dickerson Lane near Cove. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk Road 48 near Potter of a neighbor shooting a dog. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Hwy 8W of finding a shotgun on their property. Investigation continues.
May 1, 2020
Report from complainant on Polk 92 near Shady Grove of the theft of a nail gun valued at $100.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested by a Trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Joshua A. Graham, 29, of Mena on a Charge of Fleeing in a Vehicle and a Warrant for Violation of Suspended Imposition of Sentence, and a Body Attachment Warrant.
May 2, 2020
Report from complainant on 375W near Potter of a one vehicle accident led to Citations for DWI, Careless and Prohibited Driving, Driving Left of Center and No Proof of Insurance being issued to Braxton S. McBroom, 18, of Cove.
Report from complainant on Polk 27 near Hatfield of a child custody dispute. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 56 near Dallas Valley of being threatened by an acquaintance. Deputy responded.
May 3, 2020
No reports were filed.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 12 Incarcerated Inmates , with 11 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.