Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of September 30, 2018 through October 6, 2018
September 30, 2018
Tyra Alley, 57 of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.
A local man reported that someone had broken into his house and stolen tools. Case is pending.
October 1 & 2, 2018
Report was taken of a local man entering an acquaintance’s house without permission, and refusing to leave. No charges have been filed at this time.
A local woman reported that someone had vandalized her fence and cut the wires to her satellite dish. Case is pending.
October 3, 2018
A local woman reported that her former boyfriend had come uninvited into her house and attacked her. Case is pending further investigation and location and interview of suspect.
October 4, 2018
Report was made of license tags being stolen from a vehicle. Case pending.
Derek Wayne Tarkinton, 25, and Shauna Michelle Morris, 22, both of Mena, were each charged with obstructing governmental operations after an incident on a local street.
Abram Abernathy, 21, of Mena was arrested on two outstanding warrants from the Mena Police Department.
Stephen Henry Hobbs, 31, of Cove was served an outstanding warrant from the Mena Police Department.
October 5, 2018
Jonathan S. Colbert, 44, of Mena was charged with public intoxication, disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, and resisting arrest. The arrest followed a call to a disturbance at a local residence.
October 6, 2018
Martha Maxine Tucker, 37, of Mena was served a warrant for probation violation.