January 18, 2016
Arrested was Gary Wayne Covington, 42, of Maumelle, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
Report from complainant on Polk 647 near Mena of being assaulted by a family member. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
January 19, 2016
Report from complainant on Port Arthur Avenue in Mena of the violation of an Order of Protection. Arrested was Jonathan D. Martin, 27, of Mena, on a Warrant for Violation of a Protection Order.
Report from complainant on Thunder Lane near Mena of being harassed by an acquaintance.
Arrested was Daniel L. Stover, 27, of Pine Bluff, on a Warrant for Sexually Grooming a Child, Sexual Assault 2nd Degree, two counts of Sexual Assault 1st Degree and Rape.
January 20, 2016
Report from complainant on Polk 72 near the Yocana community of the theft and forgery of several checks. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Larry J. Black, 63, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with Sex Offender Registration and Reporting Requirements.
Arrested was Gerald E. Watkins, 38, of Wickes, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
January 21, 2016
Report from complainant on Rosson Lane near the Ink community of the theft of prescription medication. Investigation continues.
January 22, 2016
Arrested was Matthew J. Blunt, 48, of Plano, TX, on a Denton County, TX Warrant.
January 23, 2016
Report from a Mena woman of being assaulted by an acquaintance. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested was Curtis R. Parnell, 31, of Mena, on a Warrant for Violation of a Protection Order.
Traffic stop on Polk 39 near the Potter community led to the arrest of Gloria R. May, 46, of Mena, on Charges of Public Intoxication, No License Plate and Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Rushing Lane near Mena led to the arrest of Daniel J. Vela, 46, of Mena, on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct.
Arrested was Dustin L. Hooks, 28, of Mena, on Charges of Fleeing and Resisting Arrest and a Benton Warrant. Also arrested was Vicky W. Fussell, 47, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order and Charges of Possession of a Schedule I/II Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Burnie L. Clark, 59, of Wickes, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Center, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and Refusal to Submit.
January 24, 2016
Arrested was Zachary M. Abner, 23, of Watson, OK, on Charges of Criminal Trespass and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Complaints of loud music on Buttercup Lane near Acorn led to the arrest of Wayne P. Nuytens, 20, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of an Intoxicating Liquor by a Minor.
Arrested was Justin L. Mitchell, 35, of Dequeen, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Report of an accident on Highway 71 South near Cove led to the arrest of Blake E. Caldwell, 29, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Report from a 17-year-old Cove female of being harassed by a 13-year-old Hatfield male. Deputy advised suspect to cease all communication.
Arrested was Brian J. Mcanelly, 36, of Pencil Bluff, on a Warrant for Harassing Communications.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 14 Incarcerated Inmates; 2 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.