Polk County Sheriff's Log for January 17TH - 23RD



The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of January 17, 2022 – January 23, 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 17, 2022

Robert Sweeney, 53 of Mena was arrested to be held for another agency.

Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 10 near Wickes in reference to a disturbance.


January 18, 2022

Deputies responded to a report from a walk-in complainant of a Theft of Property from a residence on Hwy 8 E near Board Camp.

Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Commanchee Lane in reference to property damage. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for further consideration.


January 19, 2022

No reports were filed.


January 20, 2022

No reports were filed.


January 21, 2022

Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Raspberry Lane near Mena in reference to a missing vehicle.

Deputies responded to a walk-in complaint of a mailbox being stolen.


January 22, 2022

Zackery Summit, 29 of Cove was arrested on a Felony Warrant for Failure to appear, a Felony Warrant for Residential Burglary and Theft of a Firearm and a charge of Criminal Trespass.


January 23, 2022

Deputies were dispatched to a report of fraudulent charges on an account.


Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 3 vehicle accidents this week.


Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 22 Incarcerated Inmates, with 14 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.




1-24-22 10:25 a.m. KAWX.ORG