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The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of November 2, 2020 – November 8, 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.

 

November 2, 2020

Report of a one vehicle accident on Polk 41S near Shady Grove. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on N. Main Street near Cove of a man with a gun led to the arrest of Dennis R. Hopper, 45, of Smithville, Oklahoma on Charges of Aggravated Assault and Terroristic Threatening 1st Degree.

Traffic stop on Polk 48 near Potter led to the discovery of suspicious items in the vehicle. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of a structure fire on Polk 70 near Cherry Hill. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Wild Rose Lane near Acorn of stolen guns. Investigation continues.

 

November 3, 2020

Report of two missing children near Hatfield. Deputies responded. Children were later located.

Arrested was Jerrett A. Alston, 39, of Hatfield on a Warrant for Criminal Trespass, Assault in the 3rd Degree, and Harassment.

Arrested was Charles L. Sherwood, 49, of Mena on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Arrested was Devin M. Turner, 27, of Mena on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

 

November 4, 2020

Report of damage to storage units near Cove. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Robert W. Doty, 46, of Mena on Assault in the 3rd Degree, Criminal Trespass, Battery 3rd Degree, Criminal Mischief 1st Degree.

 

November 5, 2020

Report of an incident involving hunting.

Report of a domestic disturbance on Hwy 88E near Cherry Hill. Deputy responded.

 

November 6, 2020

Report of a stolen cell phone near Acorn. Deputy responded.

Report of the violation of an Order of Protection. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of two lost hikers. Deputies responded. Hikers were later located.

Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Kerri L. Ballew, 40, of DeQueen on a Charge of Domestic Battery.

Arrested was David M. Fraser, 52, on nine Warrants for Failure to Appear.

 

November 7, 2020

Traffic stop on Polk 18 near Cove led to the discovery of suspicious items. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of a single vehicle accident near Hatfield. Deputy responded.

Report from Mena Regional Health System of a domestic battery victim. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

 

November 8, 2020

Report from complainant on W. Barton Ave near Cove of a break-in led to the arrest of Charles L. Dees, 71, of Cove on Charges of Possession of Meth or Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Report from complainant on Polk 44 near Dallas Valley of vandalism to a vehicle. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Joshua Lane near Board Camp of the theft of a four-wheeler. Investigation continues.

Report from complainant on Polk 71 near Ink of damage to a camper trailer. Deputy responded.

 

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

 

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 16 Incarcerated Inmates, with 9 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

 

PC20-01045

 

11-9-20 12:52 p.m. KAWX.ORG 

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