Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of November 4, 2018 through November 10, 2018
November 4, 2018
Employees at a local retail store reported that a local woman was seen in their establishment after she had been warned in writing to stay out. Report was sent to the prosecuting attorney for possible issuance of a warrant charging the suspect with criminal trespass.
A local woman reported that her purse had been stolen from a cart at a local retail store. Surveillance tapes from the incident have been reviewed, and a suspect has been located and the report was forwarded to the prosecuting attorney for a warrant for the suspect.
November 5, 2018
Report was taken regarding individuals using a self-checkout lane at a local retail store and failing to scan all items. Tapes have been reviewed and suspects will be located and interviewed.
November 6, 2018
Officers responded to a dispatch call regarding a verbal altercation between two men at a local park. The complainant reported that the men were yelling obscenities at one another. When officers arrived at the scene, one of the men had left the area. No charges have been filed at this time.
Employees at a local retail store reported that two people had used a self-checkout lane and that tapes show that they did not scan all items. The case is currently being reviewed to identify suspects.
Tyra Ann Alley, 57, of Mena was cited for theft of property (shoplifting) after an investigation into a complaint made by employees at a local retail store.
November 7 & 8, 2018
A local man reported that an unknown woman came to his home and told him she was there to purchase drugs. He informed her that she needed to leave his property. He notified authorities so that they could be aware of the incident.
November 9, 2018
A Mena woman reported that she is being harassed by an acquaintance. No charges have been filed at this time.
A local woman reported that someone had broken into her house and had stolen approximately $400.00 worth of food. Case is pending location and interview of suspect.
Julian Craig, 35, of Mena was issued a citation for theft of property (shoplifting) after officers investigated and earlier incident from failing to scan items at a local retail store.
Kimberly Huff, 25, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) for failing to scan items at a self-checkout lane at a local retail store.
Cord Olson, 32, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after an investigation into an earlier incident from a local retail store regarding individuals failing to scan items when using the self-checkout lane.