The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of November 19, 2018 – November 25, 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.
November 19, 2018
Report from complainant of being ran off the road on Highway 8 East near Mena, causing damage to their vehicle.
November 20, 2018
Report of a structure fire on Kodiak Lane near Mena. Investigation continues into the origin of the fire.
Report of a structure fire on Highway 8 West near Mena. Deputy responded.
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of a two-vehicle accident in the parking lot. Deputy responded.
November 21, 2018
Report of suspicious behavior led to Citations for Possession of a Firearm by Certain Person, Criminal Mischief and Public Intoxication being issued to Kimberly R. Morriss, 35, of Smithville, OK.
Report from complainant on Cardinal Lane near Mena of being threatened by an acquaintance. Deputy responded.
Report of a structure fire on Polk 419 near Potter. Deputy responded.
November 22, 2018
Traffic stop on Highway 71 South in Potter led to the arrest of Lazaro Hidilberto, 37, of Mena, on Charges of DWI and No Driver’s License.
Report of a disturbance on Highway 375 West near Potter. Deputies responded. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of a domestic disturbance on West Johnson Street in Hatfield led to the arrest of Phillip F. Farris, 50, of Newalla, OK, on a Charge of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Arrested was Amy D. McLeary, 42, of Meeker, OK, on a Charge of Public Intoxication.
November 23, 2018
Report from complainant on Highway 8 East near Big Fork of the break-in and theft of copper from a residence, totaling losses at $1,000.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Highway 8 West near Shady Grove of the theft of $229.00 cash. Information has been provided to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of an unattended death on Polk 69 near Opal. Deputy responded.
November 24, 2018
Report from complainant on Highway 71 South near Hatfield of the theft of a tractor, valued at $27,000.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 184 near Ink of an unauthorized person on their property led to the arrest of Royce T. Green, 43, of Mena, on Charges of Public Intoxication, Criminal Trespass, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Theft of Property and a Parole Hold.
Arrested was David M. Fraser, 50, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order and three Warrants for Failure to Appear.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Daniel J. Proctor, 35, of Nashville, GA, on a Hold for a government agency.
November 25, 2018
Report of a disturbance led to a 16-year-old male being issued Juvenile Citations for Domestic Battery and Disorderly Conduct. The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.
Report of a disturbance at a business on Highway 375 East near Mena led to the arrest of William M. Hale, 55, of Mena, on a Charge of Criminal Trespass.
Report of a one-vehicle accident on Highway 71 South near Grannis. Deputy responded.
Report of a disturbance on Polk 24 near Cove led to the arrest of Neisha F. Wikel, 26, of Cove, on a Charge of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of the discovery of a strange substance. Deputy responded.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked three vehicle accidents this week. Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 20 Incarcerated Inmates, with 3 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
11-27-18 8:34 a.m. kawx.org
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