The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of September 17, 2018 – September 23, 2018. 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.
September 17, 2018
Report from a public water company of vandalism to their equipment, causing damages of $15.00. Investigation continues.
September 18, 2018
Report of a disturbance on Polk 34 near Hatfield. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 14 near Wickes of the theft of $200.00 in cash. Investigation
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Patricia D. Williams, 41, of Gillham, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
September 19, 2018
Arrested was Richard L. Young, 52, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Kenneth R. Weisinger, 29, of Smackover, on Charges of Domestic Battery 3 rd Degree, Public Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct, Criminal Mischief 2 nd Degree, Terroristic Threatening 2 nd Degree and Interference with Emergency Communications, and a Body Attachment Warrant.
September 20, 2018
Report from complainant on Highway 270 in Acorn of an unauthorized person on their property. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested was Kelly W. McCarley, 39, of Wickes, on two Warrants for Failure to Appear.
September 21, 2018
Report of a disturbance that had occurred earlier in the day led to the arrest of Joshua A. Graham, 28, of Mena, on Charges of Domestic Battery 3 rd Degree and Escape 3 rd Degree.
Arrested was Isiaha T. Sipe, 21, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Appear.
September 22, 2018
Traffic stop led to the arrest of Nicole C. Renard, 39, of Mena, on Charges of DWI and Driving Left of Center.
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of the receipt of a possible counterfeit $100 bill. Deputy responded.
Report from a Mena man of a missing family member. The individual was later located.
Report from another law enforcement agency of a possible stolen motorcycle being located in Polk County. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
September 23, 2018
Report from complainant on Polk 10 in Wickes of damage done to a vehicle window, totaling losses at $250.00. Investigation continues.
Report from a Vandervoort man of issues regarding child custody exchange.
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of an employee being threatened by an individual. The subject was advised to not return to the property.
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of damage done to the property by an unknown individual, totaling losses at $20,000.00. Investigation continues.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked two vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 19 Incarcerated Inmates, with 4 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
9-24-18 4:35 p.m. kawx.org