August 2, 2021
Arrested was Matthew Miller, 39 of Mena on a charge of theft of property.
Report from a complainant on Polk 30 near Hatfield of receiving inappropriate messages via social media. Investigation continues.
Report from a business near Acorn of a threat. Deputy responded.
August 3, 2021
Report from a complainant on Hwy 88 E near Cherry Hill of a possible scam totaling losses of approximately $10,000. Deputy responded.
Report from a walk-in complainant of an altercation. Deputy responded.
Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Jacob Anzaldua, on 3 counts of theft of property and one count of breaking or entering.
August 4, 2021
Report from a complainant on Polk 35 near Hatfield of a possible stolen vehicle. Deputy responded.
Walk-in complaint of the unauthorized use of a vehicle. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on West Boundary Road near Mena of vandalism to a travel trailer. Deputy responded.
Report of a verbal altercation. Deputy responded.
August 5, 2021
Report from Mena Regional Hospital of a dog bite victim. Deputy responded.
August 6, 2021
Report of a runaway juvenile. Deputy responded.
Report of a break in and theft of tools and paint from a complainant on Polk 77 near Acorn. Deputy responded.
Report from a complainant near Hatfield of being attacked. Deputy responded.
Billy Joe Rodger, 41 of Mena was arrested on a warrant for domestic battery.
August 7, 2021
Report from complainant on Napier Lane near Mena of fuel lines being cut on a vehicle. Deputy responded.
Report of a disturbance on Treasure Lane near Acorn. Deputy responded. Information forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney.
Report of an altercation on Polk 78 near Mena led to the arrest of Willis Jay Simpson on a charge of aggravated assault.
Report from complainant near Hatfield of a borrowed vehicle not being returned.
August 8, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 59 near Board Camp of someone trespassing. Deputy responded.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 3 vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 17 Incarcerated Inmates, with 4 Inmates
currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.