Sheriff Sawyer

SHERIFF’S LOG

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of December 28, 2020 – January 3, 2021. 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.

December 28, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 178 near Acorn of harassment. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report from complainant of a rock striking a vehicle windshield. Deputy responded.

December 29, 2020

Report from complainant on Polk 299 near Dallas Valley of receiving threatening text messages. Deputy responded.

Report of a one vehicle accident on Polk 5 near Grannis. Deputies responded.

December 30, 2020

Report of a domestic disturbance on Hwy 375W near Potter. Deputy responded.

Report of receiving texts and threats from a family member. Deputy responded.

December 31, 2020

Report of an unattended death on Polk 642 near Ink. Deputy responded.

January 1, 2021

Report of a one vehicle accident led to the arrest of Brandi M. Santiago, 39, of Mena on a Charge of DWI.

Request for a welfare check on Polk 299 near Dallas Valley. Deputy responded.

January 2, 2021

Report of an assault on Hwy 71S near Cove. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of a dispute between neighbors near Hatfield. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Bradley M. Verba, 23, of Mena on four Warrants for Failure to Appear.

January 3, 2021

Report of a domestic disturbance on Polk 42 near Potter led to the arrest of Christopher L. Huddleston, 41, of Mena on a Charge of Disorderly Conduct.

Report from complainant of the violation of an Order of Protection. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

Report of a structure fire on Polk 29 near Hatfield. Deputy responded.

Report of damage done to a building near Cove. Deputy responded.

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

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 15 Incarcerated Inmates, with 10 Inmates

currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

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