The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Mike Godfrey for the week of January 13 – January 19, 2014. 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.
January 13, 2014
Report of a single vehicle accident on Highway 375 West near Mena led to the arrest of Steven R. Tilley, 23, of Hatfield, on Charges of DWI, Careless/Prohibited Driving, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and No Liability Insurance.
January 14, 2014
Report of a physical altercation on Polk 48 near the Potter community. Officer responded, advised both parties of legal options.
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Wickes of the theft of diesel fuel, valued at $652.00. Investigation continues.
January 15, 2014
Report of a disturbance on Polk 165 near the Potter community. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of an unauthorized person at a residence on Polk 77 near Mena led to the arrest of Dustin W. Lane, 20, of Mena, on a Charge of Public Intoxication and a Warrant out of Conway, AR.
Report of a physical altercation on Lewis Street in Cove. Officer responded, one of the parties left the residence for the night.
Report from complainant on Polk 76 East near Mena of a mailbox being knocked down, causing $50.00 in damages. Investigation continues.
Traffic stop on Highway 71 South near Cove led to the arrest of Kathleen L. Parker, 28, of Hatfield, on a Warrant for Violation of the Arkansas Hot Check Law.
January 16, 2014
No reports were filed.
January 17, 2014
Arrested was Jerry W. Haynes, 25, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
January 18, 2014
Report from a business on Hornbeck Avenue in Hatfield of a gas drive-off, totaling losses at $38.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 16 near Cove of the theft of tools, valued at $550.00, from a remodel site. Investigation continues.
Traffic stop on Highway 8 West in Mena led to the arrest of Colby A. Miles, 24, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Possession of an Instrument of Crime, Possession of a Controlled Substance and Faulty Equipment.
Report from complainant on Highway 8 East near Mena of the theft of jewelry, valued at $4,000.00. Investigation continues.
Traffic stop on Highway 375 East near Mena led to the arrest of Joshua D. Deramus, 28, of Mena, on Charges of DWI and Careless/Prohibited Driving.
Arrested was Caleb L. Reed, 26, of Mena, on a Warrant for Contributing to the Delinquency of a Juvenile.
January 19, 2014
Report from walk-in complainant of $500.00 in damages to a vehicle windshield resulted in a Citation for Disorderly Conduct being issued to Tyler W. Everett, 22, of Mena.
Report of a one vehicle accident as a result of hitting a deer on Highway 270 West near the Rich Mountain community.
Report of persons being held against their will at a residence in Cove. Officers responded, found the report to be false.
Traffic stop on Mena Street in Mena led to the arrest of Shannon N. Kamm, 43, of Mena, on Charges of Failing to Yield at a Railroad Crossing and Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked two vehicle accidents this week.