Mena Police Department Reports for the Week of December 9, 2018 through December 15, 2018
December 9 & 10, 2018
A 14-year-old Mena youth was charged with possession of a controlled substance. Case was turned over to juvenile authorities.
Report was taken from local residents regarding allegations that someone had thrown a bottle and other items at their vehicle. Case is pending further information.
Vincent Romero, 34, of Mena was charged with public intoxication and disorderly conduct after officers responded to a complaint call at a local apartment complex.
Jeff Allen White, 38, of Mena was arrested on several outstanding warrants from Polk and other counties.
Francine Sanders, 48, of Mena was charged with criminal trespass after officers received a call from a local retail store. She was also served outstanding warrants.
December 11, 2018
Employees at a local convenience store turned over a counterfeit $100 bill that had been received in their store. Case pending.
December 12, 2018
An Albertville, MN man reported that he had had items stolen from a motel room in Mena. Officers questioned all parties involved. The victim later reported that he had located the property.
December 13, 2018
Report was made by employees at a local retail store regarding theft of items from their business. Case is pending further investigation and location and interview of suspects.
Renee Deann Veal, 47, of Mena was arrested on two outstanding warrants for failure to pay fines and court costs.
Shannon Koehler, 40, of Oklahoma City was charged with public intoxication. The arrest followed the response of officers to a bus driver regarding an unruly passenger.
Melissa Marie Evans, 30, of Mena was served an outstanding warrant for probation violation.
Officers met with Montgomery County law enforcement officers in Oden and brought Audrey Stinson, 62, of Mena back to Polk County and served an outstanding warrant from the Mena Police Department.
December 14, 2018
Randy Len Cranfield, 21, of Mena was arrested and charged with criminal trespass after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.
December 15, 2018
Officers were dispatched to a local retail store, and arrested William Wecker, 40, of Mena on a charge of theft of property (shoplifting).
Arrested and charged with theft of property (shoplifting) was Kimberly Jones, 20, of Mena. The arrest followed a call to a local retail store.
Krystal Machel Neer, 33, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after officers received a call regarding an altercation. She was also served an outstanding warrant from Polk County.
Katherine Marie Laoyza, 37, of Mena was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.
12-17-18 10:18 a.m. kawx.org