The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of June 28, 2021 – July 4, 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.
June 28, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 24 near Cove of damage done to a yard in the amount of $1000.00. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.
Report from complainant on Hwy 8W near Rocky of the theft of a power washer valued at $349.00. Deputy responded.
Request for a welfare check on 134 Rogers Drive near Cove. Deputy responded.
June 29, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 71S near Hatfield of attempted arson. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Farmer’s Lane near Hatfield of the violation of an Order of Protection. Deputy responded.
Report of a domestic disturbance on Polk 44 near Dallas Valley led to the arrest of Eric T. Cannon, 29, of Mena, on a Warrant for Disorderly Conduct and Criminal Mischief 2nd Degree.
June 30, 2021
Arrested was Timothy S. Woods, 45, of Grannis, on a Warrant for Delivery of Meth or Cocaine, and Possession of Meth or Cocaine, and four Warrants for Failure to Comply, and a Warrant for Failure to Appear.
July 1, 2021
Traffic stop on Hwy 278E near Wickes led to the arrest of Jennifer D. Johnson, 43, of Grannis, on a Warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, and Charges of Possession of Meth or Cocaine and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.
Arrested was Jason L. Cox, 35, of Mena, on three Warrants for Failure to Appear.
July 2, 2021
Report of the theft of tools valued at $3000.00 on Longfellow Lane near Ink. Deputy responded.
July 3, 2021
No reports filed.
July 4, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 18 near Vandervoort of a stolen truck. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 44 near Dallas Valley of a domestic altercation. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked three vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 17 Incarcerated Inmates, with 5 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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