The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of August 1, 2022 – August 7, 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.
August 1, 2022
Whitney Reynolds, 32 of Mena was arrested on two Felony Failure to Appear Warrants.
Deputies responded to a walk-in complainant in reference to a physical altercation. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for further consideration.
August 2, 2022
August 3, 2022
Anastasia Jennings, 38 of Waldron was arrested on Felony Warrants for Possession of a Controlled Substance and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia as well as a Body Attachment Warrant.
Shealeena Phillips, 37 of Wickes was arrested on a Misdemeanor Failure to Appear Warrant as well as a Drug Court Sanction.
Kenneth Chaney, 28 of Mena was arrested by an officer with Probation Parole on a Felony Warrant for Theft of Property.
Deputies responded to a walk-in complainant in reference to Interference with Child Custody. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for further consideration.
August 4, 2022
Chad Shaffer, 49 of Fort Smith was arrested on a Felony Warrant for 2nd Degree Forgery.
August 5, 2022
August 6, 2022
August 7, 2022
Deputies responded to a report of Terroristic Threatening. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney for further consideration.
A traffic stop near Hatfield led to the arrest of Roscoe Cline on charges of Expired Tags, Driving on a Suspended License, No Proof of Insurance and a Warrant for Harassment.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 1 vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 19 Incarcerated Inmates, with 10 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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