The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of April 12, 2021 – April 18, 2021. 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 12, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 71N near Acorn of a financial issue between family members. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on 4th Street near Cove of residential burglary. Deputy responded.
Report of items flying off a trailer and striking a vehicle on Hwy 71S near Potter. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Hatfield of a theft. Deputy responded.
April 13, 2021
Report of an unattended death on Chancy Lane near Cove. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Cove of the theft of a shotgun and tools valued at $1,100.00. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Arrested was Candi Revels, 38, of Mena, on a Parole Hold.
Arrested was Brandy L. Crawford, 47, of Cove, on a Warrant for Possession of a Controlled Substance.
April 14, 2021
Report from complainant on Lott Lane near Ink of the theft of change valued at $200.00. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Hatfield of an individual refusing to leave the property led to the arrest of Brandon W. Rose, 23, of Mena, on a Charge of Criminal Trespass.
Report of a break-in at storage units near Potter. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Report of the discovery of a suspicious item led to a juvenile male being issued a Juvenile Citation for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Mikel E. Thomas, 31, of Mena on a Warrant for Hot Checks/Personal Services and a Warrant for Failure to Comply.
April 15, 2021
Report of an altercation led to a Juvenile Citation for Disorderly Conduct being issued to a juvenile male. Juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.
Arrested was Keleb J. Rushin, 20, of Mena, on a Hold for Other Agency.
April 16, 2021
Report of a one vehicle accident on Hwy 375E near Dallas Valley. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 32 near Cove of an individual refusing to leave the property led to the arrest of Nathaniel Shane James, 22, of Fort Smith, Arkansas on a Charge of Criminal Trespass.
Report of issues involving child custody. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Magnolia Ave near Mena of identity fraud.
April 17, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 21 near Cove of a fraudulent credit card account being opened. Deputy responded.
Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Robbin M. Candelaria, 50, of Mena, on a Warrant for Possession of Firearms by Certain Persons.
April 18, 2021
Traffic stop on Polk 136 near Cove led to the discovery of suspicious items. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.
Report from complainant on Hwy 278 near Wickes of a stolen motorcycle. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked two vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 18 Incarcerated Inmates, with 10 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
4-19-21 6:07 p.m. KAWX.ORG