The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of July 29 - August 4, 2019.  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 29, 2019

Report of a disturbance on The Fast Lane near Mena.  Deputy responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Highway 8 West near Rocky of the violation of an Order of Protection.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Stevenson Drive in Wickes of being harassed by an acquaintance.  Deputy responded, advised all parties to cease all contact with one another.

Report from Polk County Detention Center of the discovery of contraband in the facility.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Traffic stop on Third Street in Hatfield.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of a dog bite victim on Polk 49 near Mena.  Deputy responded.  Owner was advised to quarantine the animal for ten days.

Arrested was Jearl E. Wilkinson, 35, of Cove, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Arrested was Dax X. Wood, 23, of Mena, on a Warrant for Theft of Property and Criminal Trespass.

July 30, 2019

Arrested was Ronnie L. Watts, 39, of Mena, on Warrants for Battery 3rd Degree, Criminal Mischief 1st Degree and a Parole Revocation.

Arrested by an officer with Drug Task Force was Michael R. Elmore, 35, of Gillham, on a Warrant for Delivery of Meth/Cocaine.

Arrested was Robert S. Wallace, 19, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Arrested was Sunya Y. Dominguez, 41, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Comply with a Court Order.

July 31, 2019

No reports were taken.

August 1, 2019

Report from a Cove woman that her 17-year-old daughter was missing.  The juvenile was located.

Report from complainant on Strawberry Lane near Potter of the theft of a weedeater, valued at $200.00.  Investigation continues.

August 2, 2019

Report from complainant on Polk 57 near Nunley of the theft of clothing, electronics, tools and collectibles, all valued at $2,700.00.  Investigation continues.

August 3, 2019

Report from complainant on Polk 15 near Hatton of individuals shooting firearms while walking down the road.  Deputy responded.  The case has been forwarded to an officer with the Arkansas Game & Fish Commission.

Report of a single-vehicle accident on Bunch Road in Wickes.  Deputy responded.  Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Request for a welfare check on Polk 18 near Vandervoort. Deputies responded.

August 4, 2019

Report of a disturbance on Polk 1 near Grannis.  Deputy responded.  Investigation continues.

Report of a disturbance on Highway 375 West near Potter led to the arrest of Kristine Randt, 49, of Mena, on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct.

Report of a motorcycle accident on Polk 67 near Big Fork.  Deputy responded.

Report of a disturbance on Highway 71 South near Cove led to the arrest of Richard L. Maish, 43, of Cove, on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct and a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

 

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

 

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 20 Incarcerated Inmates , with 11 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

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