The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of November 11 – November 17, 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.
November 11, 2019
Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of the theft of $20 in motor fuel. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 54 near Mena of damage done to a vehicle by an acquaintance. All parties refused to press charges.
Report of a disturbance on N Eve Street in Mena. Deputies responded. One of the subjects was escorted from the residence for the evening.
November 12, 2019
Arrested by an officer with Arkansas Game & Fish was Timothy R. Arthur, 47, of Cove, on a Charge of Resisting Arrest and Citations for Game & Fish Hunting Violations.
November 13, 2019
Report of suspicious behavior on Polk 7 near Wickes led to the arrest of Jon B. Wilson, 40, of Hot Springs, on Charges of Theft by Receiving and Criminal Trespass, and Probation/Parole and Garland County Warrants. Also arrested was Davina S. Baker, 38, of Hot Springs, on Charges of Theft by Receiving and Criminal Trespass.
November 14, 2019
Report from complainant on Polk 277 near Cove of the theft and fraudulent use of a debit card, totaling losses at $144.90. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
November 15, 2019
Report of a disturbance on 7th Street in Wickes led to the arrest of Guadalupe H. Gomez, 44, of Wickes, on Charges of Possession of Firearm by Certain Person and Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance.
November 16, 2019
Report from complainant on Deshong Lane near Cherry Hill of the theft of two chickens, valued at $20.00. Investigation continues.
November 17, 2019
Traffic stop led to the arrest of Dana D. Long, 42, of Hatfield, on a Warrant for Violation of the Arkansas Hot Check Law.
Report from complainant on Polk 67 near Big Fork of damage done to a bulldozer. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Highway 8 West near Shady Grove of being threatened by an acquaintance. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 25 Incarcerated Inmates , with 16 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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