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SHERIFF’S LOG

 

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of October 22, 2018 – October 28, 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.


October 22, 2018
Request for assistance looking for two hikers lost on the Caney Creek Trail. Deputies responded. The hikers were found.
Report from complainant on Kodiak Lane near Mena of an unwanted person on their property. Deputy responded and advised subject to leave the property.
Report from Mena Regional Health System of a dog bite victim. Owner was advised to quarantine the animal for ten days.
Report of a disturbance on Gardenia Lane near Potter. Deputy responded. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.


October 23, 2018
Report from complainant on Polk 53 near Mena of possible identity theft.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Jennifer A. M. Emfinger, 33, of Pine Bluff, on a Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance and two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Thomas L. Kidwell, 39, of Mena, on a Warrant for Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle.


October 24, 2018
Report from complainant on Polk 676 near Acorn of damage done to a vehicle at an unknown time.
Report from complainant on Polk 280 near Cove of an individual doing damage to their property with a vehicle led to a 17-year-old male being issued a Juvenile Citation for Criminal Trespass. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian. Report from complainant on Highway 8 East near Big Fork of a forged check, totaling losses at $300.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Highway 71 South near Hatfield of missing household items and damage done to clothing. Investigation continues.
Arrested was John T. Puckett, 44, of Mena, on three Body Attachment Warrants.


October 25, 2018
Report from complainant on Highway 88 East near Mena of fraud, totaling losses at $2,500.00. Investigation recovered $1,000.00.
Report from complainant on Polk 238 near Mena of a break-in to a residence. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Donathan L. E. Herron, 21, of Oden, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Robert R. Treat, 38, of Mena, on a Charge of DWI.


October 26, 2018
Arrested was Nickolaus E. W. Sorel, 19, on a Charge of Public Intoxication.
Arrested was Logan E. Pitts, 39, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
Arrested was Jeffery A. McAllister, 49, of Mena, on Warrants for Probation Violation, Failure to Comply with a Court Order and Failure to Appear.

Arrested was Elizabeth M. Tidwell, 33, of Wickes, on a Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Jonathan M. Tidwell, 40, of Wickes, on a Warrant for Possession of Meth/Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.


October 27, 2018
Arrested was Shaon D. Watts, 40, of Mena, on Warrants for two counts each of Failure to Appear and Failure to Comply with a Court Order.


October 28, 2018
Report from complainant on Polk 43 near Mena of damage done to their vehicle by another passing vehicle. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Highway 71 South near Hatfield of damage done to a vehicle and a mailbox. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Big Bear Lane near Mena of theft by deception, totaling losses at $160,000.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 164 near Rocky of the theft of a tractor, valued at $10,000.00. The tractor was located. Investigation determined the matter may be of a civil nature. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Carlos G. Gonzalez, 61, of Wickes, on Charges of Failure to Register a Vehicle, No Proof of Insurance and Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.


Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked five vehicle accidents this week. Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 24 Incarcerated Inmates, with 4 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.


PC18-00727

 

10-30-18 7:45 p.m. kawx.org 

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