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SHERIFF’S LOG

 

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of September 7, 2020 – September 13, 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.

 

September 7, 2020

Report from complainant on Hwy 375E near Dallas Valley of a domestic disturbance. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 22 near Cove of a dispute. Deputy responded. Both parties refused to press charges.

Report of a dog bite victim on Commanchee Lane near Acorn. Deputy responded.

Report of a verbal domestic at Polk 47 near Shady Grove. Deputy responded.

 

September 8, 2020

Report of damage done to a car at a gas station near Cove. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on West Dover near Hatfield of a disturbance led to the arrest of Caleb Clausen, 20, of Hatfield on three Warrants for Failure to Appear. Additional information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Polk 41 North near Shady Grove of a domestic disturbance. Deputies responded.

Arrested was Mathew M. Evans, 54, of Mena on four Charges of Criminal Contempt.

 

September 9, 2020

Report of damage to a vehicle from a rock striking the windshield.

Report from complainant on Polk 70 near Cherry Hill of a telephone scam.

Report from complainant on May Lane near Acorn of a theft of tires valued at $80.00. Investigation continues.

Report from Polk County Detention Center of an altercation at the facility.

Report from complainant on Polk 660 near Board Camp of being harassed online. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 119 near Shady Grove of damage to a fence. Investigation continues.

Arrested was Alex Bell of Cove on a Warrant for Domestic Battery 3rd Degree.

 

September 10, 2020

Report of a dog bite victim on West Oak Street near Cove. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 199 near Cherry Hill of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 6 near Wickes of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 67 near Big Fork of child custody issues. Deputy responded.

Report of a vehicle accident. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Justin A. Ashley, 27, of Mena on a Charge of Possession of Firearm by Certain Persons, four Warrants for Failure to Comply and a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

 

September 11, 2020

Report from complainant on Hwy 71S of being ran off the road and harassed by an individual.

Report from complainant on Hwy 375E near Dallas Valley of a person firing multiple rounds of ammunition. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 6 near Wickes of a telephone scam.

 

September 12, 2020

Report of a suspicious person on Polk 47 near Shady Grove. Deputy responded.

 

September 13, 2020

Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Cove of an intruder. Deputies responded.

Report from Mena Regional Health System of a stab victim. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 59 near Board Camp of an intruder. Deputies responded.

Report of a suspicious person on Polk 76E near Acorn. Deputy responded.

Report of a car being vandalized on Hwy 375E near Dallas Valley. Investigation continues.

 

Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked two vehicle accidents this week.

 

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 19 Incarcerated Inmates, with 5 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

 

PC20-00832

 

9-14-20 1:32 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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