Sheriff's Report

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of August 3, 2020 – August 9, 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.

August 3, 2020

Report from complainant of receiving threatening messages.

Report from complainant on Polk 231 near Cove of the theft of a television and damage to cabinets. Deputy responded.

Report of a reckless driver on Polk 42 near Dallas Valley. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Azalea Lane near Acorn of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 39 near Potter of a domestic disturbance led to a juvenile male being issued a Citation for Disorderly Conduct.

Report from complainant on Council Drive near Wickes of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 432 near Wickes of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 130 near Rocky of a package missing from a mailbox. Deputy responded.

August 4, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 38 near Hatfield of a theft. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 188 near Acorn of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Sherwood Lane near Wickes of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Gilbert Lane near Rocky of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Hwy 88E near Cherry Hill of being harassed. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Polk 675 near Big Fork of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Dalton Lane near Vandervoort of issues during a child custody exchange. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Polk 16 near Vandervoort of a disturbance. Deputies responded.

Report of an unattended death on Polk 647 near Ink. Deputies responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 407 near Cove of a scam.

August 5, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 93 near Shady Grove of a disturbance. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant on Polk 192 near Ink of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 660 near Board Camp of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 44 near Dallas Valley of identity fraud.

August 6, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 73 near Ink of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 41S near Shady Grove of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Stevenson Drive near Wickes of damage to a door in the amount of $200.00. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Hwy 71N near Acorn of harassment. Deputy responded.

Report of the discovery of four firearms in a vehicle. Deputy responded.

Report of being threatened and chased by an individual in a vehicle on Hwy 71. Deputy responded.

August 7, 2020

Report from complainant on Janssen Avenue near Mena of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on 3rd Street near Mena of the violation of an Order of Protection. Deputy responded.

August 8, 2020

Report from complainant on Hwy 8W near Shady Grove of a disturbance. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 26 near Hatfield of a person refusing to return a gun. Deputy responded.

Report of a disturbance on Polk 219 near Wickes. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Donald H. Hummel, 27, of Mena on a Warrant for Theft of Property.

August 9, 2020

Report of a fire hydrant being struck be a vehicle on Polk 63 near Cherry Hill. Deputy responded.

Traffic stop on Polk 31 near Hatfield led to the arrest of Jerry L. Hopper, 44, of Smithville, OK on Warrants for Failure to Appear, No Vehicle License, No Proof of Insurance, Driving on a Suspended License, Fleeing on Foot, and Charges of Possession of Meth or Cocaine, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.

Report of a disturbance on Polk 122 near Shady Grove. Deputies responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked no vehicle accidents this week.

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 16 Incarcerated Inmates , with 4 Inmates

currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

PC20-00692

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