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Mena Police Department: May 14-20, 2017

May 14,2017 Kyle A Woody, 22, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct after officers were called to a disturbance at a local park. May 15, 2017 Rodney Scott McQueen, 39, of Mena was arrested on two warrants for non-payment of child support. Savannah Wyman, 19, of Mena was arrested on a felony warrant for delivery of methamphetamine or cocaine. ...

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Mena Police Reports: May 7, 2017 – May 13, 2017

The following information was received from Mena Police Department for the week of May 7, 2017 through May 13, 2017.  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 ...

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Mena Police Department- True Heroes

BY LOGAN MCCOURTNEY – Hero. How might we define a hero? When hero is said, such iconic figures as Superman, Spiderman, and Batman come to mind, but we realize that these aren’t heroes. Heroes are those that continue to make sacrifices for the welfare and intentional good of others and never expect any kind of recognition. A hero is an ...

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Mena Police Department: April 23-29, 2017

April 23, 2017 Anthony William Cottman, 29, of Mena was charged with public intoxication, criminal mischief, and violation of park curfew. John Andrew Phillips, 49, of Mena was served an outstanding warrant from Montgomery County, and was charged with public intoxication and obstructing governmental operations after officers responded to a disturbance. Report was taken of someone removing theft detection devices ...

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Scam Alert: Caller Using Police Chief’s Name

BY MELANIE BUCK – Mena Police Chief Brandon Martin wants to alert the public about a phone scam that is currently being circulated using his name. Chief Martin said the department has received several reports of a phone number with a 501 area code calling people locally and soliciting donations. The caller is using Chief Martin’s name to try to ...

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Mena Police Department: April 16-22, 2017

April 16, 2017 A local woman reported that someone had damaged her vehicle. Case is pending. April 17, 2017 A Mena woman reported seeing someone wearing a mask in her yard. The area was canvassed and no suspects were located. April 18, 2017 A Mena woman reported that while she was away from her house for a few minutes, someone ...

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Mena Police Department: April 9-15, 2017

April 9, 2017 James Aron Jennings, 37, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and court costs. Matthew Morrison, 27, of Hope was arrested on a felony warrant for probation violation. April 10, 2017 A local man reported the theft of a pressure washer from his yard.  Polk County Sheriff’s Deputies had recovered such ...

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Mena Police Department: April 2-8, 2017

April 2, 2017 Rodney Dale Morrison, 31, of Mena was charged with stalking, loitering, two counts of criminal trespass, resisting arrest after officers were called to a local residence. April 3, 2017 Report was taken of a window being shot out at a local business. The weapon appeared to have been a pellet gun. Case is pending further investigation. In two ...

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Mena Police Department: March 26 – April 1, 2017

March 26, 2017 Cory David Dean, 35, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant from Osceola. Brianna Lee Rush, 18, of Mena was arrested and charged with theft of property after a call to a local resale shop. March 27, 2017 Michael Ray Moore, 21, of Mena was charged with DWI after officers observed a vehicle in the ditch ...

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Mena Police Department: March 12-18, 2017

March 12, 2017 Richard Chad James, 38, of Mena was charged with driving on a suspended driver’s license. Charles E. Duff, 29, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest followed a traffic stop. March 13, 2017 A 16-year-old Mena boy was charged with public intoxication after a call regarding someone lying in the highway. He was released to ...

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