The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of January 4, 2021 – January 10, 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.
January 4, 2021
Report from complainant on Hwy 71N near Acorn of identity fraud.
Report from complainant on Polk 93 near Rocky of items missing from a residence. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 301 near Cherry Hill of damage to a window and door and the theft of two flat screen T.V.’s for a loss in the amount of $1600.00. Deputy responded. Investigation continues.
Report from complainant on Polk 194 near Ink of the theft of a log splitter valued at $2000.00. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 301 near Cherry Hill of the theft of a fifth wheel travel trailer. Deputy responded.
Arrested was Brittan Mist McCulley, 38, of Hatfield on a Warrant for Failure to Appear, and two Warrants for Failure to Comply.
January 5, 2021
Report of fraudulent checks on a business account. Deputies responded. Investigation continues.
January 6, 2021
Report of the unauthorized use of a vehicle led to the arrest of Marla D. Fahrney, 44, of Dierks on a Charge of Theft of Property and a Charge of Criminal Mischief.
Report of a hit and run accident on Hwy 71S. Deputy responded.
Report from complainant on Polk 627 near Dallas Valley of damage done to a vehicle. Deputy responded.
Report of a stolen license plate. Deputy responded.
January 7, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 659 near Board Camp of an unwanted person on the property. Deputy responded.
January 8, 2021
No reports filed
January 9, 2021
Report from complainant on Polk 277 near Vandervoort of a broken window. Deputy responded.
Report of problems involving child custody visitations. Deputy responded.
January 10, 2021
No reports filed.
Polk County Sheriff’s Office worked one vehicle accident this week.
Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 18 Incarcerated Inmates, with 11 Inmates currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.