The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of January 27, 2020 – February 2, 2020.  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 27, 2020

Arrested by an officer with the Grannis Police Department was Christina L. Jewell, 46, of Cove, on Charges of DWI, Careless/Prohibited Driving and No Proof of Insurance.

January 28, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 36 near Hatfield of being harassed by an acquaintance. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of a one-vehicle accident on Highway 71 North near Mena.  Deputies responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

January 29, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 116 near Mena of the theft of a firearm, valued at $400.00.  Investigation continues.

Report of disruptive behavior led to a 14-year-old male being issued a Juvenile Citation for Disorderly Conduct.  The juvenile was released to the custody of a parent/guardian.

Arrested was Teresa M. Denton, 47, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Arrested by a trooper with the Arkansas State Police was Enrich Hauk, 34, of Dequeen, on Charges of DWI, Reckless Driving, Driving with a Suspended Driver’s License and Obstructing Governmental Operations.

January 30, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 277 near Vandervoort of the theft of diesel fuel, totaling losses at $106.50.  Investigation continues.

Report from complainant on Diamond Rose Lane near Shady Grove of the break-in and theft of prescription medications and household items, totaling losses at $54.00.  Investigation continues.

Report of a disturbance on Highway 71 South near Cove.  Deputy responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Arrested was Matthew E. Cannon, 39, of Mena, on a Warrant for Theft of Property and Breaking or Entering.

Arrested was Doug L. Marschall, 24, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

January 31, 2020

Traffic stop on Highway 71 South near Cove led to the arrest of Colton K. Baker, 19, of Cove, on Charges of Possession of a Schedule VI Controlled Substance and No Vehicle Insurance.

Arrested was David H. Horton, 33, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

February 1, 2020

Report from complainant on Muscadine Lane near Potter of the break-in and vandalism to a vacant residence.  Investigation continues.

Report of a disturbance on Polk 92 near Shady Grove led to Citations for Minor in Possession and Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor being issued to Anna E. Hunter, 20, and Hattie M. Hunter, 20, both of Mena.

February 2, 2020

Request for a welfare check at a residence in Mena.

Report from a business on Highway 71 South in Cove of the receipt of counterfeit money.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Arrested was John D. T. Kahn, 19, of Ashdown, on a Warrant for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

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

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 22 Incarcerated Inmates , with 12 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

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