The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of February 27, 2023 – March 5, 2023. 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.
February 27, 2023
Javier Flores, 48 of Wickes was arrested on two Felony Warrants for 2nd Degree Sexual Assault.
February 28, 2023
March 1, 2023
Deputies were dispatched to a business near Hatfield in reference to an MVA.
Deputies took a report of domestic abuse from a walk-in complainant.
Deputies took a report of vandalism at a residence on Polk 80 near Shady.
March 2, 2023
Deputies responded to a report of theft at a residence on Memory Lane near Mena.
March 3, 2023
A traffic stop on School Street near Wickes led to the arrest of Charles Houser, 66 of Wickes on charges of Possession of Methamphetamine or Cocaine, Driving on a Suspended License and No Proof of Insurance.
March 4, 2023
Deputies were dispatched to a residence on Polk 648 near Mena in reference to a welfare check.
March 5, 2023
Deputies took a report of rape.
A disturbance on Morgan Lane near Acorn led to the arrest of Michelle Crawford, 30 of Mena on a charge of Disorderly Conduct.
Floyd Head, 69 of Cove was arrested on a Body Attachment Warrant and two Misdemeanor Failure to Appear Warrants.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked 2 vehicle accidents this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 25 Incarcerated Inmates with 22 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.
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