The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of July 25, 2022 – July 31, 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.
July 25, 2022
Deputies responded to a runaway juvenile being located.
July 26, 2022
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 29 near Hatfield in reference to a verbal domestic dispute.
July 27, 2022
Alexander Cernoga, 34 of Cove was arrested on a charge of Disorderly Conduct after officers were dispatched to a residence on Hatton Lane near Wickes in reference to a disturbance.
Deputies responded to a walk-in complainant in reference to a property dispute.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 37 near Potter in reference to a physical domestic disturbance leading to the arrest of Brandon Falls, 36 of Mena on charges of 3rd Degree Domestic Battery and Possession of a Schedule I or II Controlled Substance.
July 28, 2022
Deputies responded to a walk-in complainant in reference to a violation of a no contact order.
Deputies were dispatched to a location on Hwy 246 near Hatfield in reference to someone walking down the middle of the road leading to the arrest of Codie Shifflett, 29 of Cove on charges of Public Intoxication and Disorderly Conduct.
July 29, 2022
Sara Hirshfield, 28 of Little Rock was arrested on a misdemeanor warrant for Theft of Property.
Deputies were dispatched to a business near Cove leading to the arrest of Windal Loyd, 41 of Mena on charges of Criminal Trespass and Refusal to Submit to Arrest as well as six Misdemeanor Warrants for Failure to Appear.
A traffic stop for expired tags led to the arrest of James Miller, 51 of Cove on charges of DWI and Failure to Register Vehicle.
Marcos Parra, 29 of Grannis was arrested by an officer with the Arkansas Highway Patrol on charges of DWI, Driving on a Suspended DL and Speeding and a Misdemeanor Warrant for Failure to Pay Fines.
Deputies were dispatched to an area on Polk 618 near Board Camp in reference to an ATV fire.
Deputies responded to a residence on Race Lane near Mena in reference to an altercation. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for further consideration.
July 30, 2022
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Weeping Willow Lane near Board Camp in reference
to a structure fire.
Deputies responded to a report of two runaway juveniles being located.
July 31, 2022
Larry Garrett, 42 of Mena was arrested on a charge of Commercial Burglary.
Timothy Gormady, 57 of Mena was arrested on a Misdemeanor Warrant for 3rd Degree Battery.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Bald Eagle Lane near Cherry Hill in reference to a stolen motorcycle.
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Morgan Lane near Acorn in reference to property being vandalized.
Deputies responded to a report of an ATV accident on Polk 61 near Board Camp.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 4 vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 19 Incarcerated Inmates, with 11 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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