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Mena Police Department Reports for the Weeks of December 16, 2018 through January 5, 2019 

 

December 16 & 17, 2018

 

Alton Roy Self III of Mena was arrested and charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Kaylie Marie Stroud, 22, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.  She was also served two outstanding warrants.

 

Kimberly A. Huff, 25, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the Mena Police Department for failure to appear.

 

December 18, 2018

 

Jennifer Hale, 24, of Pine Ridge was arrested and served five outstanding warrants from the Polk County Sheriff and Mena Police.

 

Zakary Cochran, 22, of Mena was served two outstanding warrants from Mena Police.

 

December 19 & 20, 2018

 

Lawrence Barber, 59, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct and resisting arrest after an incident in Mena.

 

December 21 & 22, 2018

 

Bridgette Crawford, 39, of Smithville was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the Polk County Sheriff.

 

December 23 & 24, 2018

 

Employees at two local banks reported they had received a counterfeit $100.00 bills.  Cases pending.

 

Michael J. Harper, 40, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the Polk County Sheriff.

 

December 25 ,26, & 27 2018

 

Report was made that someone had stolen an adult tricycle from a local porch.  Case is pending.

 

Stephanie Elizabeth Thomas, 42, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Report was taken of several counterfeit bills being received at a local fast food restaurant.  Case is pending further investigation.

 

December 28 & 29, 2018

 

Julie Golden, 42, of Hatfield was charged with theft of property (shoplifting) after officers responded to a call at a local retail store.

 

Rosie R. Arthur, 45, of Mena was charged with criminal trespass after a call to a local retail store.

 

Jason Wayne Busby, 49, of Hatfield was served an outstanding warrant for failure to appear.

 

December 30 & 31, 2018

 

Torrey S. Drager, 26, of Mena was charged with DWI, third offense.  He was also served an outstanding warrant.

 

David Chaney, 23, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant for violation of an order of protection.

 

January 1 & 2, 2019 

 

Abram Abernathy, 22, of Mena was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after officers were called to a local fast food restaurant regarding someone harassing customers.

 

A local man found several counterfeit bills on a Mena street.  The case is pending further investigation.

 

January 3 & 4, 2018

 

A local woman reported that she was being verbally harassed by an acquaintance.  The offender agreed to cease his activity.  No arrests were made.

 

Sarah Mitchell, 25, of Mena was charged with theft of property after a call from a local retail store.

 

A Mena woman reported that an unknown man had been prowling on the carport of her residence.  Case is pending.

 

Matthew Hackworth, 34, of Mena was arrested on an outstanding warrant from the Polk County Sheriff’s office.

 

Brenda Gebhardt, 45, of Mena was served an outstanding warrant for failure to pay fines and court costs,

 

January 5, 2018

 

Charles Daniel Miner, 45, of Mena was charged with battery III, terroristic threatening, obstructing governmental operations, third degree assault, disorderly conduct, and resisting arrest.  The arrest followed a call to a local residence.

 

A Mena woman reported that an acquaintance had changed a tire for her.  She later discovered some tools missing from her vehicle and asked him about them.  He denied taking the tools, threw a hammer at her, and caused a gash in her hand.  She reported that an 82-piece tool kit was missing.  Case has been sent to the prosecuting attorney for possible issuance of a warrant.

 

Thomas Lee Tidwell, 39, of Mena was charged with disorderly conduct and obstructing governmental operations after officers responded to a call at a local fast food restaurant.

 

1-7-19 8:56 a.m. kawx.org 

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