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SHERIFF’S LOG

 

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of March 30, 2020 – April 5, 2020. 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.

 

March 30, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 93 near Shady Grove of missing firearms valued at $600.00. Investigation continues.

 

March 31, 202

No reports were filed.

 

April 1, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 288 near Cove of a possible break-in. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 76E of a vehicle fire causing damage in the amount of $12,000.00. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Jason G. Myers, 42, of Mena on Charges of Possession of Methamphetamine, Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms, Possession of a Defaced Firearm, and Maintaining a Drug Premise.

 

April 2, 2020

No reports were filed.

 

April 3, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 482 near Vandervoort of unauthorized use of a vehicle. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Jason W. Busby, age 46 of Mena on a Charge of Driving on a Suspended Driver’s License.

 

April 4, 2020

Report from complainant on 71S near Cove of a road rage incident. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant near Mena of finding personal belongings of an unknown individual on their property. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 147 near Potter of a structure fire. Deputy responded.

 

April 5, 2020

Traffic stop on West Johnson near Hatfield led to the discovery of a suspicious substance. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Trailwood Lane near Shady Grove of a domestic disturbance. Deputies responded.

 

Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.

 

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 10 Incarcerated Inmates , with 8 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

 

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4-6-20 3:05 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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