The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of February 4, 2019 – February 10, 2019. 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.
February 4, 2019
No reports were filed.
February 5, 2019
Report of a suspicious vehicle on Polk 74 near Acorn led to the arrest of Hannah L. White, 36, of Russellville, on Charges of Residential Burglary, Theft of Property, Criminal Mischief 1st Degree and Furnishing Prohibited Articles. Also arrested was Dallas C. Pettigrew, 26, of Horatio, on Charges of Residential Burglary, Theft of Property and Criminal Mischief 1st Degree.
Report from a Gillham man of problems with his 12-year-old grandson. Deputies responded.
Report from complainant on Gardenia Lane near Potter of the fraudulent use of a debit card, totaling losses at $158.31.
Report of a disturbance on Cedar Lane in Hatfield led to the arrest of Kristian D. Taylor, 31, of Hatfield, on a Charge of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Report from complainant on Polk 48 near Potter of unauthorized persons on their property led to the arrest of David M. Fraser, 30, of Mena, and Jade A. Buck, 31, of Hatfield, each on a Charge of Criminal Trespass. Additional information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of a disturbance on Horseshoe Lane near Potter. Deputies responded. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Jamie R. Arce, 35, of Mena, on a Warrant for Unauthorized Entry of a School Bus.
Report from complainant on Polk 166 near Potter of the discovery of two briefcases and personal documents. Investigation determined that the items were taken from Sevier County, and were returned to the owner.
February 6, 2019
Report from complainant on Race Lane near Mena of an attempted scam regarding the sell of a vehicle.
Report from complainant on Polk 18 near Cove of an attempted scam regarding a personal computer.
February 7, 2019
Report of an abandoned vehicle in the ditch on Polk 37 near Potter. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Cedar Lane in Hatfield of the violation of an Order of Protection. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of a structure fire on Polk 22 near Cove. Deputies responded.
February 8, 2019
Report from complainant on Polk 36 near Hatfield of their dog being attacked by another dog. Investigation continues.
February 9, 2019
Report from complainant on Sweet Baboo Lane near Hatfield of the unauthorized use of a vehicle. The vehicle was later located. Complainant refused to press charges.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Aaron M. Tash, 32, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Center and Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License.
February 10, 2019
Report from complainant on Polk 168 near Potter of the break-in and theft of a tv, firearm, cigars and alcohol, all valued at $520.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Jack A. Curry, 39, of Hatfield, on four Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 25 Incarcerated Inmates, with 4 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
2-11-19 5:11 p.m. KAWX.ORG