The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of October 29, 2018 – November 4, 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 29, 2018
Report from complainant on Polk 71 near Yocana of the theft of a vehicle. Investigation continues.
Traffic stop on Highway 8 West near Shady Grove led to the arrest of Jessica C. Glenn, 35, of Cove, on Charges of DWI and Driving Left of Center.
October 30, 2018
Report of a disturbance on Polk 151 near Hatfield. Deputies responded. One of the subjects left the residence for the night.
Report from complainant on Polk 36 near Hatfield of identity fraud. The complainant refused to press charges.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Oscar Ramirez, 47, of Cove, on Warrants for Failure to Appear and Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
October 31, 2018
Report of a disturbance on Polk 50 near Mena. Deputies responded.
Report from a business on Highway 71 North near Mena of the theft of a trailer, valued at $2,500.00. The trailer was later located.
Report from complainant on School Street in Cove of damage done to a vehicle and a camper. Investigation continues.
November 1, 2018
Report from complainant on Polk 277 near Vandervoort of a vehicle on fire. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on School Street in Cove of a break-in and damage done to an article of clothing. Investigation continues.
Report from a business on Highway 88 East in Cherry Hill of a fraudulent check, totaling losses at $163.00. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested was Sheila M. Akers, 40, of Cove, on a Warrant for Felony Failure to Appear.
Arrested was Amanda K. Harvey, 30, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Arrested was Thomas E. Fall, 38, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.
Arrested was Kimberly J. Bailey, 58, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.
Arrested by an officer with Arkansas Probation/Parole was Derek W. Tarkinton, 26, of Mena, on a Probation/Parole Hold.
November 2, 2018
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of a shoplifter led to the arrest of Neisha F. Wikel, 26, of Cove, on a Charge of Theft of Property.
Report of an abandoned vehicle on Town Hall Park Drive in Hatfield. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 24 near Cove of an unauthorized person on their property. The subject was transported from the premises.
Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Leatha L. Robey, 46, of Cove, on Charges of Fraudulent Use of a Communication Device, Warrants for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and a Parole Hold.
November 3, 2018
Traffic stop on Highway 375 West near Mena led to the arrest of Rosie R. Arthur, 45, of Cove, on three Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order, and Warrants for Theft of Property, Breaking or Entering and Forgery 1st Degree.
November 4, 2018
Traffic stop on Cemetery Road near Hatfield led to the arrest of Jade A. Buck, 30, of Hatfield, on Charges of Possession of Methamphetamine, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance.
Report from complainant on Highway 71 South near Potter of the break-in and theft of several tools, equipment and auto parts, totaling losses at $500.00. Investigation continues.
Report of a vehicle on fire on Polk 166 near Mena led to the arrest of Thomas L. Kidwell, 39, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked four vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 25 Incarcerated Inmates, with 4 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
11-5-18 3:55 p.m. kawx.org