February 22, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 8E near Board Camp of a stolen vehicle. Deputy responded.
Arrested was Jason W. Busby, 47, of Mena, on a Parole Hold.
February 23, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 8E near Dallas Valley of a break-in. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Julie E. Renard, 37, of Mena, on a Charge of Driving While Intoxicated.
Arrested was Crystal L. Thacker Farmer, 32, of Atlanta, Texas, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
February 24, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 246E near Cove of a domestic disturbance. Deputy responded.
Arrested was Amber R. Thomasson, 38, of Mena, on a Parole Hold and Criminal Trespass.
Arrested was Sheila M. Akers, 42, of Cove, on a Charge of Possession of Meth or Cocaine.
Arrested was David F. Rife, 49, of Hatfield, on a Charge of Possession of Meth or Cocaine.
February 25, 2021
Report of receiving threatening calls and texts. Deputies responded.
Report of receiving a fraudulent bill in the mail.
Report of vehicle striking a church building. Deputy responded.
Report of a telephone scam.
Arrested was Neisha F. Wikel, 28, of Cove, on a Hold for Other Agency.
February 26, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 375E near Dallas Valley of being assaulted. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.
February 27, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 465 near Grannis of the theft of two Ranger’s, an ATV, multiple firearms and chainsaws valued at $12,250.00. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Grannis of the theft of a gun. Deputy responded. The gun was later returned to the owner.
Report from complainant on Polk 231 near Cove of a vehicle causing damage to property and other vehicles led to the arrest of Gerhard H. Hicks, 23, of Wickes, on Charges of Disorderly Conduct, Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident, Careless and Prohibited Driving, Public Intoxication, Criminal Mischief 1 st Degree, No Vehicle License, and Resisting Arrest.
February 28, 2021
No reports filed.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 16 Incarcerated Inmates, with 10 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.