The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of December 2 – December 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.
December 2, 2019
Report from a Mena woman of problems with her 15-year-old son. Deputy responded.
Arrested was Tericea Pina, 45, of Texas, on a Charge of Criminal Trespass.
Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Brandon R. Falls, 34, of Mena, on Charges of DWI, Driving Left of Center, Public Intoxication, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of Firearm by Certain Person.
December 3, 2019
Report of an accident on Polk 26 near Hatfield involving a semi-trailer. Deputy responded.
Arrested was Cheyenne N. Smith, 25, of Cove, on a Warrant for Probation Violation.
December 4, 2019
Report from a Mena woman of being assaulted by an acquaintance. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 178 near Mena of the theft of two firearms, valued at $400.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was George Trivette III, 27, of Mena, on a Drug Court Sanction.
Arrested was Robert S. Williams, 52, of Mena, on three Warrants for Failure to Appear.
Arrested was Benito A. Munoz, 50, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.
December 5, 2019
Report of a break-in at a residence on West Barton Street in Cove. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 18 near Cove of the break-in and theft of several firearms, accessories and clothing, all valued at $4,500.00. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Natalie M. Holliday, 26, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
December 6, 2019
Report from complainant on Polk 194 near Ink of a cow that had been shot, totaling losses at $850.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Highway 8 West near Mena of vandalism done to a shed. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Citations for Improper Passing and Passing a Stopped School Bus were issued to Calista Treece, 20, of Poteau, OK.
Arrested was Jeffery L. Turner, 47, of Hatfield, on a Charge of Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License.
Arrested was Jessica M. Justice, 29, of Mena, on a Drug Court Sanction.
December 7, 2019
Report of a domestic disturbance on Polk 151 near Hatfield led to the arrest of Austin C. McCulley, 25, of Hatfield, on a Charge of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Traffic stop led to the arrest of Teresa M. Denton, 47, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of a Controlled Substance.
Traffic stop led to the arrest of Kendall Hopper, 56, of Smithville, OK, on Charges of Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and Possession of a Schedule II Controlled Substance.
Report from complainant on Polk 647 near Mena of vandalism done to a cabin. Investigation continues.
December 8, 2019
Traffic stop on Polk 136 near Cove led to the arrest of Charles A. Gibson, 37, of Waldron, on Scott County Warrants. Additional information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.
Report from complainant on Polk 125 near Rocky of an unauthorized person in their home, and the theft of prescription medication, valued at $200.00. Investigation continues.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked four vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 25 Incarcerated Inmates , with 7 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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