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SHERIFF’S   LOG


The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of September 2 – September 8, 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.


September 2, 2019
Report of a disturbance on Highway 8 West near Shady Grove led to the arrest of Justin T. Keaster, 36, of Mena, on a Charge of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Report from complainant on Polk 76 West near Mena of the theft of a motorcycle, trailer and gear, all valued at $12,000.00.  The items were recovered.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from complainant on Polk 32 near Cove of vandalism done to a mailbox and two vehicles.  Investigation continues.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Thomas M. Adams, 50, of Mena, on Charges of Speeding, No Driver’s License, No Proof of Insurance and Public Intoxication.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Cody D. Dees, 34, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and two Warrants for Failure to Appear.


September 3, 2019
Report of a suspicious vehicle on Polk 31 near Cove led to the arrest of Neisha F. Wikel, 26, of Cove, on a Warrant. Additional information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of the recovery of alleged stolen property from a residence on West Boundary Avenue.  The case was forwarded to the proper jurisdiction.
Report from a Mena man of suspicious activity that had occurred several months earlier.
Report of a dog bite victim on Polk 20 near Cove.  Deputy responded.
Report of a death on Polk 8 near Wickes.  Deputy responded.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Rex Lane near Potter.  Deputies responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Polk 186 East near Ink.  Deputies responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from complainant on Mullin Street in Hatfield of the theft of a firearm, valued at $400.00.  The firearm was recovered.
Report from a Mena woman of a missing family member.


September 4, 2019
Report of vandalism done to a school facility led to Juvenile Citations for Criminal Mischief  and Criminal Trespass being issued to a 13-year-old male.  A Juvenile Citation for Criminal Trespass was also issued to a 15-year-old male.  Both juveniles were released to the custody of a parent/guardian.
Report of a single-vehicle accident on Highway 8 West near Rocky.  Deputies responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Arrested was Cheryl L. Smith, 29, of Mena, on a LeFlore County, Oklahoma Warrant.


September 5, 2019
Report from complainant on Polk 77 near Mena of an unauthorized person on their property.
Report of an individual driving recklessly on an ATV on Polk 15 near Wickes.  Deputy responded.
Report of a two-vehicle accident in a business parking lot on Highway 71 South in Cove.  Deputy responded.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Charles L. Houser, 63, of Wickes, on a Charge of Public Intoxication, a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order and a Sevier County Warrant.


September 6, 2019
Report of a domestic disturbance on Rex Lane near Potter led to a Citation for Disorderly Conduct being issued to Jarrod L. Wafford, 31, of Mena.
Report of suspicious material led to a Juvenile Citation for Possession of a Controlled Substance being issued to a 13-year-old male.  The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.
Report from Mena Public Schools of a missing camera bag and equipment, all valued at $2,000.00.  Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 701 near Cove of a missing firearm.  Deputy responded.  The firearm was recovered.


September 7, 2019
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Monty R. Loyd, 19, of Wickes, on a Charge of Driving While Intoxicated.


September 8, 2019
Report from complainant on Polk 76 East near Mena of unauthorized persons on their property.  Deputy responded.
Report from walk-in complainant of a disturbance that had occurred earlier in the day.  Investigation continues.
Request for welfare check on Polk 171 near Rocky.  Deputy responded.
Arrested was Dinnis Clark, 68, of Mena, on a Body Attachment Warrant.
Arrested was Michael L. Jones, 44, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
 
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked three vehicle accidents this week.

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 28 Incarcerated Inmates , with 12 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

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9-10-19 7:45 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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