The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of April 6, 2020 – April 12, 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.
April 6, 2020
No reports were filed.
April 7, 2020
Report from complainant on Polk 93 near Rocky of a domestic disturbance. Deputy responded. Complainant refused to press charges.
April 8, 2020
Report from complainant on Polk 31 near Cove of harrassment. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Takarite Lane near Ink of an unattended death. Deputies responded.
Report from complainant on Hwy 88E near Cherry Hill of a domestic disturbance led to the arrest of Tommy Smith, 67, of Mena on Charges of Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.
Arrested was Charles L. Houser, 63, of Grannis on a Charge for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.
April 9, 2020
Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Vandervoort of a missing family member. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 70 near Cherry Hill of a break-in. Investigation continues.
April 10, 2020
No reports were filed.
April 11, 2020
Report from complainant at Hatton Lane near Wickes of a disturbance led to the arrest of Waylon A. Broach, 20, of Cove on Charges of Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief, and to the arrest of Anthony Hinkle, 21, of Cove on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct.
Report from complainant on Hwy 246W near Hatfield of a theft of items valued at $200.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 31 near Hatfield of an unknown injured individual on their property. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 57 near Board Camp of a stolen vehicle valued at $2500.00. Vehicle was recovered. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant at Hwy 71S near Hatfield of a disturbance causing damage to a window in the amount of $100.00. Investigation continues.
April 12, 2020
Report from complainant on Polk 227 near Vandervoort of items missing from a residence valued at $345.00. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 46 near Shady Grove of interference with visitation. Deputy responded.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked no vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 11 Incarcerated Inmates , with 10 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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