The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of January 03, 2022 – January 09, 2022. 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.
January 03, 2022
Elizabeth Finley, 22 of Mena was arrested on a Felony Warrant for Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance.
January 04, 2022
Brianna Ramirez, 22 of Mena was arrested on a Felony Warrant for Theft by Receiving and Fraudulent Use of a Credit Card.
January 05, 2022
Deputies were dispatched to an address on Polk 35 near Hatfield in reference to a theft.
Deputies responded to a walk-in complainant in reference to a scam resulting in losses of more than $4500.00.
Charles Morgan, 44 of Mena was arrested on charges of Possession of Methamphetamine or Cocaine and Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance.
January 06, 2022
No reports were filed.
January 07, 2022
Deputies were dispatched to a structure fire on Hwy 8 West near Rocky.
Michael Thompson, 40 of Mena was arrested on a Felony Warrant for Possession of Firearms by a Certain Person, two counts of Possession of Drug Paraphernalia with Purpose to Deliver to a Minor and Possession of Methamphetamine or Cocaine with Purpose to Deliver. Thompson was also arrested on a Body Attachment.
January 08, 2022
Deputies were dispatched to a report of a structure fire on Polk 48 near Potter.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 168 near Hatfield in reference to a verbal argument.
January 09, 2022
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Frachiseur Road near Grannis in reference to cattle being attacked by dogs.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 2 vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 21 Incarcerated Inmates, with 12 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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