November 30, 2014
Cameron Alex Denton, 20, and Renaldo C. Ramos, 23, both of San Angelo, Texas were charged with theft-of-property (shoplifting) after officers were called to a local retail store.
Bradley Robinson, 22, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding felony warrant. He was also charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. The arrest followed a traffic stop.
December 1, 2014
Report was taken of a theft-of-property (shoplifting) from a local retail store. James Anthony Hembree, 54, of Mena was later arrested and charged with the theft.
December 2, 2014
James Anthony Hembree, 54, of Mena was charged with breaking or entering and theft of property (shoplifting) after an investigation into a theft.
Report was taken of several cases of theft-of-property (shoplifting) at a local retail store. Cases are pending identification of suspects from surveillance tapes.
Report was taken of the theft of a 54” television from a local business. Case is pending interview of suspect.
A local woman reported a prowler at her residence in Mena. Case is pending.
Daniel Dwight Howard, 34, of Mena was charged with drinking in public after officers responded to a call regarding a man drinking alcohol in a vehicle on the parking lot of a local pharmacy.
December 3, 2014
A local woman reported that her purse had been stolen from her car when it was parked at her father’s home in Mena. Case is pending.
A Mena woman reported that someone had broken into her vehicle and several items were missing. Case pending.
December 4, 2014
Davy Christopher, age 23, of Mena was arrested and charged with violation of a court order.
A local woman reported that someone had broken into her car and stolen her purse. Case is pending.
December 5, 2014
A local woman reported that her former husband is harassing her. Case is pending interview of the suspect.
Owner of a local business reported that someone had broken into a company vehicle. The dome light was left of, depleting the battery, but nothing was discovered missing. Case pending.
Manager of a local apartment building reported that someone had tampered with several doors and had opened the rent-drop door. Case is pending.
A 17-year-old Mena youth was charged with theft-of-property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.
James Anthony Hembree, 54, of Mena was arrested and charged with second-degree criminal mischief after a call to a local apartment building regarding a coin machine on a washer being vandalized.
Officers completed an additional 12 reports and worked six accidents.
Please be sure to lock your vehicle. Unfortunately, this time of year is especially susceptible to thieves breaking into vehicles. Don’t make it any easer for them by leaving your car unlocked.