The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of August 9, 2021 – August 15, 2021. 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.
August 9, 2021
Hunter Frost, 22 of Mena was arrested on three felony charges of domestic battery.
Michael Lance, 58 of Mena was arrested on a charge of drinking in public.
Matthew Siddiki, 29 was arrested on a felony warrant for sexual assault.
Deputies were dispatched to the local hospital for a possible assault. Information has been forwarded to the prosecuting attorney.
Report from a walk-in complainant of unauthorized use of a debit card. Information was turned over to the investigator.
August 10, 2021
Deputies received a report of two false calls to the Arkansas Child Abuse Hotline.
A report was made of a broken window at a residence on Polk 35 near Hatfield. Deputy responded.
Barbara Hill, 49 of Grannis was arrested on a charge of delivery of methamphetamine or cocaine.
Report of a violation of an order of protection. Information forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for review.
August 11, 2021
No reports were filed.
August 12, 2021
Mikel Thomas, 31 of Mena was arrested on warrants for probation violation, hot checks and failure to appear.
A report of someone trespassing. Deputies responded and forwarded information to the Prosecuting Attorney.
August 13, 2021
A report was made of possible financial identity fraud. Deputy responded.
August 14, 2021
Cameron Justin Rose, 30 of Cove was arrested on a body attachment and on a hold for another agency.
Dajah Hamilton, 24 of Mena was arrested on a charge of criminal trespass.
Danielle Stewart, 30 of Mena was arrested on a public intoxication charge.
Deputies responded to a report of a door window being broken on Hwy 71 South near Hatfield.
Deputies responded to a report of vehicle windows being broken on Rock Creek Lane near Mena. Losses valued at $900.00.
Deputies responded to a complaint on Polk 671 near Mena of someone refusing to leave the property.
Deputies responded to a report of the theft of paint and a gas can from a residence on Polk 648 near Dallas Valley.
Deputies responded to a report of a possible sexual assault. Information was turned over to an investigator with the Prosecuting Attorney.
Report from complainant of a possible stolen laptop. Deputies responded.
August 15, 2021
Justin Chicago was arrested by an officer with Arkansas Game and Fish on a felony failure to appear charge and a charge of possession of methamphetamine.
Report from complainant of an internet scam. Possible losses are $51.00. Officer responded.
After a traffic stop by an officer with the Arkansas Game and Fish on Polk 63 near Cherry Hill, Brandon Falls was cited for driving on a suspended license.
While patrolling the area of Polk 63 near Board Camp, an officer arrested Wade Stewart on a charge or possession of schedule VI controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Also arrested was Timothy Bass on two failure to appear warrants.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 1 vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: Incarcerated Inmates, with 5 Inmates
currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.