Sheriff Sawyer

The following information was received from Polk County Sheriff Scott Sawyer for the week of June 7, 2021 – June 13, 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.

June 7, 2021

Report of an unattended death on Polk 164 near Rocky. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 136 near Cove of a domestic altercation. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.

Report of a theft at a place of business near Cove. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration of charges.

June 8, 2021

Report from complainant on Gober Lane near Dallas Valley of being harassed. Deputy responded.

Report of a small unattended child on Hwy 71S near Cove. Deputy responded.

June 9, 2021

Report of a verbal dispute on Stone Lane near Acorn. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 46 near Shady Grove of problems with a neighbor’s dogs. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Christopher Pollard, 26, of Watson, Oklahoma, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Arrested was Thomas L. Kidwell, 42, of Mena, on a Warrant for Failure to Appear.

Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Tracy D. Suire, 31, of Mena, on a Charge of Possession of Meth or Cocaine with Purpose to Deliver.

Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Randi L. Fields, 34, of Hatfield, on a Charge of Possession of Meth or Cocaine.

Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Kendra D. Davis, 36, of Cove, on a Charge of Possession of Meth or Cocaine with Purpose to Deliver and a Warrant for Probation Violation.

Arrested by an officer with the Drug Task Force was Kathleen L. Parker, 35, of Cove, on a Charge of Possession of Meth or Cocaine with Purpose to Deliver.

June 10, 2021

Report from complainant on 278E near Wickes of identity fraud.

Report from complainant on Polk 290 near Cove of identity fraud.

Report of issues involving child custody. Deputy responded.

Report from complainant on Polk 84 near Big Fork of being threatened. Deputy responded.

June 11, 2021

Report of an incident between family members.

Report of an incident involving a family member on Polk 16 near Vandervoort. Deputy responded.

Report of a vehicle accident on Polk 74 near Acorn. Deputy responded.

Report of a disturbance on Polk 164 near Rocky led to the arrest of Timothy A. Starr, 48, of Mena, on two Warrants for Failure to Appear, and a Charge of Aggravated Assault and a Charge of Criminal Mischief.

June 12, 2021

Traffic stop on Polk 676 near Acorn led to the arrest of Jimmy L. Wright, 36, of Mena, on a Warrant for Probation Violation, four Warrants for Failure to Appear and a Warrant for Failure to Comply.

Report of a domestic altercation on Hwy 8E near Board Camp. Deputy responded. Information has been forwarded to the Prosecuting Attorney’s Office for further consideration.

June 13, 2021

Report of the violation of a No Contact Order. Deputy responded.

Arrested was Michael T. Ellis, 46, of Mabelvale, Arkansas on a Warrant for Probation Violation.

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

Polk County Detention Center Jail Population: 25 Incarcerated Inmates, with 7 Inmates

currently on the Waiting List for a State Facility.

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