The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of October 30, 2023 – November 5, 2023. 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.
October 30, 2023
Elena Hendershot, 40, of Mena was arrested by an officer with Probation Parole on a Probation Violation Warrant.
Katelyn Enyeart, 30, of Mena was arrested by an officer with Probation Parole on a Parole Hold and on a warrant for Possession of Methamphetamine or Cocaine with Purpose to Deliver, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Possession of a Controlled Substance.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Kings Lane near Acorn in reference to an unattended death.
October 31, 2023
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 17 near Vandervoort in reference to an altercation.
Deputies were dispatched to Elks Lane near Mena in reference to a possible assault.
Kenneth Sipe, 41, of Mena was arrested on a Failure to Appear Warrant.
Jason Robertson, 44, of Mena was arrested by an officer with Probation Parole on a charge of Violation of a Protection Order.
Dawn Rios, 43, of Mena was arrested by an officer with Probation Parole on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with an Order of the Court.
November 1, 2023
Deputies responded to a walk-in complainant in reference to threats being made.
November 2, 2023
November 3, 2023
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 72 near Cherry Hill in reference to a physical altercation. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for further consideration.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 663 near Cherry Hill in reference to a verbal altercation.
November 4, 2023
A traffic stop led to the arrest of Kris Vandeest, 56, of Mena on a warrant for Theft of Property and on a charge of Violation of a no Contact Order.
November 5, 2023
A traffic stop on Hwy 8 W near Rocky led to the arrest of David Johnson, 54, of Mena on charges of DWI, Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Test and Driving Left of Center.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 0 vehicle accidents this week.