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PUBLIC INTOXICATION LEADS TO ARREST

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley, on June 14, Zachoria O’Dell Henry was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for leaving the scene of an accident, driving on suspended DL, possession of drug paraphernalia, refusal to submit to chemical test and DWI. Henry is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $2900 bond. Henry is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 26.

 

On June 14, Gaylon Pauline Meister age 44 of Humphrey, AR was arrested by Deputy Sean Tomlinson for possession of a controlled substance. Meister is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in Lieu of a $1250 bond. Meister is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 12.

 

On June 15, Chad Thomas Scott age 45 of Leachville was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for public intox. Scott is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $220 bond. Scott is scheduled to appear in Horseshoe Bend District Court on July 10.

 

On June 14, Christopher Allan Bowman age 33 of Salem was arrested by Deputy DJ Tiernan for possession of firearms by certain persons. Bowman was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR Bond. Bowman is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on June 19.

 

On June 17, Brett Tunnicliff age 33 of Melbourne was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for driving on suspended, possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of a controlled substance. Tunnicliff bonded on a $1000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On June 16, Jakob Dilyn Shempert age 18 of Cave City was arrested by Deputy Mike Foster for drinking in public. Shempert was given an OR bond and is scheduled to appear in Horseshoe Bend District Court on July 10.

 

On June 16, Brandon Matthew Shempert age 39 of Cave City was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for providing alcohol to minor and drinking in public. Shempert was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $1060 bond. Shempert is scheduled to appear in Horseshoe Bend District Court on July 10.

 

News Release, For Immediate Release, June, 19th, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

 

BUSY WEEK FOR IZARD COUNTY DEPUTIES

 

 

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley on June 6, Kristy Renee Goodson age 37 of Calico Rock was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for failure to appear Goodson is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in Lieu of a $635 cash bond. Goodson is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

On June 5, Don Ray Foster age 80 of Violet Hill was arrested by Deputy Jaden Whitfield for aggravated assault. Foster was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $2000 cash bond. Foster is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on June 19.

On June 5, Michael Gene Hamilton age 53 of Mt. Pleasant was arrested by Sgt. Mark Simino for harassing communications and harassment. Hamilton posted a $750 cash bond. Hamilton is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 12.

On June 1, Richard Thomas Brown age 60 was arrested by Deputy Sean Tomlinson for drinking in public, no liability insurance, no drivers license, endangering the welfare of a minor 2 counts, and fictitious license. Brown is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $2,500 cash bond. Brown is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

On June 5, Christopher Allan Bowman age 33 of Salem was arrested by Deputy DJ Tiernan for possession of firearm by certain persons. Bowman is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $5000 bond. Bowman is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on June 19.

On June 2, Nathaniel Allen Speak age 35 of Calico Rock was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson domestic battering 2nd degree and domestic battering 3rd degree. Speak is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention center in lieu of a $15,000 bond. Speak is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on June 19.

On May 29, Michael Layne Burgess age 48 of Calico Rock was arrested by Deputy Evan Jones for domestic battery 3rd degree. Burgess is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $1000 bond. Burgess is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 12.

On May 29, Lacrissa Burgess age 28 of Calico Rock was arrested by Deputy Steve Davidson for domestic battery 3rd degree. Burgess was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $1000 bond. Burgess is scheduled to appear in Izard County District court on July 12.

On June 2, Morgan Williams age 21 of Oxford was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for public intoxication. Williams bonded on a $220 cash bond. Williams is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

On June 1, Drye Lynn Vincent age 24 of Horseshoe Bend was arrested by Deputy Mike Smith for theft of property. Vincent is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $500 bond. Vincent is scheduled to appear in Horseshoe Bend District Court on June 19.

 

On June 7, Richard Trevor Armstrong age 40 of Springdale was arrested and charged with harassing communications. Armstrong bonded on a $1000 bond. Armstrong is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 12.

On June 7, Rex Keith Treft age 47 of Oxford was arrested by Deputy Mark Simino for harassment. Treft was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $1000 bond. Treft is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On June 9, Richard Allen Valenzuela age 56 of Horseshoe Bend was arrested by Deputy Nick Taylor for driving left to center, DWI 1st offence, refusal to submit, no drivers license and hazardous driving. Valenzuela was incarcerated and bonded on a $1380 bond. Valenzuela is scheduled to appear in Horseshoe Bend District Court on July 10.

On June 7, Anastasia Marie Treft age 30 of Oxford was arrested by Sgt. Mark Simino for harassment. Treft bonded on a $1000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

On June 7, Bryant Odell Rawlings age 26 of Oxford was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for Harassing communications. Rawlings bonded on a $1000 bond and is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 21.

On June 6, Michael Thomas Sourwine age 30 of Horseshoe Bend was arrested by Deputy Mike Smith for theft of property. Sourwine was given an OR bond and is scheduled to appear in Hoeseshoe Bend District Court on June 19.

 

 

 News Release, For Immediate Release, June, 11th, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

 

TURNER ARRESTED ON SEVERAL CHARGES

 

 

 

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley, Terry Ashley Brown age 35 of Calico Rock was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for DWI and possession of a controlled substance. Brown is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $2,070 bond. Brown is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On May 20, Steven Michael Feazell age 44 of Yellville was arrested by Deputy DJ Tiernan for failure to pay fines. Feazell was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR bond. Feazell is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On May 19, Steven Mason Cagle age 36 of Calico Rock was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for DWI and failure to pay registration. Cagle Was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR bond. Cagle is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On May 19, Billy Dwayne Turner age 46 of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for careless driving, drinking in public, three counts of disorderly conduct and two counts of criminal mischief. Turner was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR bond. Turner is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On May 15, Larry Joe Herring age 40 of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for driving while license suspended. Herring was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $365 bond. Herring is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On May 16, Dawn Renee Heard age 33 of Oxford was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for possession of drug paraphernalia and domestic battery. Heard was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR bond. Heard is scheduled to appear in izard County District Court on June 21.

 

 

 News Release, For Immediate Release, May 21st, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

 

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Izard County Sheriff's Department and 16th Judicial Drug Task Force Conclude Months Long Investigation With Several Arrests.

 

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley on Tuesday May 8, the Izard County Sheriffs Department, the 16th Judicial Drug Task Force and the Arkansas State Police executed nine arrest warrants. These warrants stem from drug investigations over the last few months.

 Suspect number one was Tammy Gayle Robinson age 49 of Calico Rock was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II less than 2 grams and Habitual Offender enhanced. At time of arrest Robinson was also charged with possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Possession of a Controlled Substance.

 Suspect number two was David Lee Rigdon age 53 of Oxford was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II less than two grams. Rigdon is being held in lieu of a $10,000 bond.

 Suspect number three was Danny A. Sturgis of Calico Rock age 62 was charged with two counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II Methamphetamine and Distribution of a Controlled Substance near Certain Facilities two counts. At time of arrest Sturgis was also charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance schedule II Cocaine less than two grams. Sturgis is incarcerated in lieu of a $30,000 bond.

 Suspect number four was Kathryn Pitts age 32 of Oxford. Pitts was charged with three counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance, schedule II Methamphetamine less than two grams. Pitts is being held in lieu of $20,000 bond.

Suspect number five, Jimmy John Lewallen age 35 of Melbourne was charged with two counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II Methamphetamine less than two counts. Lewallen is being held in lieu of a $10,000 bond.

Suspect number six was Gregory Allen Jones age 39 of Melbourne was charged with two counts of Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II Methamphetamine less than two grams and one count of Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II Methamphetamine, two grams or more but less than 10 grams. Jones is being held in lieu of a $20,000 bond.

Suspect number seven was Rodney Paul Medling age 43 of Brockwell. Medling was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule II Methamphetamine less than two grams and Habitual Offender enhancement. Medling is being held in lieu of a $20,000 bond. At the time of arrest, items were observed in plain sight in Melding’s residence. A search warrant was executed at Melding’s residence and Medling received more charges, Possession of a Controlled Substance, Methamphetamine less than two grams, Use or Possession with the Purpose to use Drug Paraphernalia, used for introducing methamphetamine into human body, use or possession with the purpose to use Drug Paraphernalia with the purpose to compound, process, prepare, test, analyze a controlled substance that is methamphetamine, Simultaneous Possession of Drugs and Firearms, Possession of Firearm by Certain Persons, Maintaining a Drug Premises and Habitual Offender Enhancement. Medling received an additional $50,000 bond.

Suspect number eight is Tommy Franks was charged with Delivery of a Controlled Substance schedule IV. Franks is incarcerated in lieu of a $5,000 bond.

Also involved in the roundup was Ashley Monique Webster age 27 of Mountain Home was arrested and charged with Possession of a Controlled Substance schedule II Methamphetamine less than two grams. Webster is incarcerated in lieu of a $5,000 bond.

 Erin Kay Couch age 33 of Melbourne was arrested and charged with Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Couch is incarcerated in lieu of a $2,240 bond.

The Izard County Sheriff’s Department still anticipates more arrests with this operation.

 

 

News Release, For Immediate Release, May 10th, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

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POSSESSION AND PUBLIC INTOX. LEAD TO ARREST

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley, on May 3, Travis Allen Langston age 34 of Mountain Home was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for failure to appear. Langston was placed in the Izard County Detention center with no bond. Langston is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on May 22.

 

On May 2, John Wayne Morgan age 35 of Calico Rock was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for theft of property and commercial burglary. Morgan is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $25,000 bond. Morgan is scheduled to appear in izard county Circuit Court on May 22.

 

On May 3, Marcus Thomas Alvarado age 42 of Sage was arrested and charged with possession of a controlled substance. Alvarado was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $1250 bond. Alvarado is scheduled to appear in izard County District Court on May 24.

 

On April 30, Debra Marie Smallwood age 53 of Horseshoe Bend was arrested by Deputy Nick Taylor for illegal presentation of food coupon voucher for payment. Smallwood was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given a OR bond. Smallwood is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

On April 30, Haley Nichole McCandlis age 30 of Oxford was arrested by Deputy Jaden Whitfield for illegal presentation food coupon voucher for payment. McCandlis was arrested and given an OR bond. McCandlis is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

On May 3, Rhonni Levi Hooton age 37 of Mountain Home was arrested by Sgt. Mark Simino for public intox. Hooton was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $220 bond. Hooten is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 24.

 

On May 2, Jerry Lee McAdams age 67 of Charlotte was arrested by Deputy Sean Tomlinson for no driver’s license possession of a controlled substance and no insurance. McAdams is incarcerated in the izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $1665 bond. McAdams is scheduled to appear in Izard in Izard County District Court on May 24.

 

On May 1, James Lewis Campsure was arrested by Deputy DJ Tiernan for Domestic Battery 3rd degree. Campsure is Incarcerated in the Izard county Detention Center. Campsure is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 24.

 

 

On May 2, John Tracy Harrington age 49 of Horseshoe Bend was arrested by Deputy Mike Foster for Domestic Battery 3rd degree. Harrington is incarcerated in the Izard county Detention Center. Harrington is scheduled to appear in  Horseshoe Bend District Court on June 19.

 

On May 3, Valine Idell Griffin age 33 of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for DWI, two counts of leaving the scene of accident and no drivers license. Griffin was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given a OR bond. Griffin is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on June 21.

 

On May 2, Coty McCann age 28 of Evening Shade was arrested and charged with failure to appear. McCann is incarcerated in the Izard county Detention Center with no bond. McCann Is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on May 22.

 

On May 6, Douglas Webster Hooker age 25, of Mt. Pleasant was arrested by Deputy Rusty Ford for public intoxication. Hooker was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given a OR bond. Hooker is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 24.

On May 6, Randi Nichole Tucker age 35 of Lepanto was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for public intox and shoplifting. Tucker was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $740 bond. Tucker is scheduled to appear in Izard County District court on May 24.

 

On May 5, Efren Carlos Sims age 29 was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for possession of a controlled substance and driving on suspended. Sims was incarcerated and bonded on a $1615 bond. Sims is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 24.

 

On May 5, Clarence Lee Burch age 26 of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for domestic battering 3rd degree. Bunch is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center waiting to see the judge. Burch is scheduled to appear in Izard county District Court on May 24.

 

 

 News Release, For Immediate Release, May 7th, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

 

ANOTHER BUSY WEEK IN IZARD COUNTY

 

 

 

 

 

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley on April 26, Malissa Marie Williams of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Nick Taylor for criminal trespass and failure to appear. Williams was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR Bond. Williams   appeared in Izard County District Court on April 26.

 

On April 29, Zabrien Allen Meek was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for failure to appear in misdemeanor court and failure to appear in felony court. Meek is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center with no bond. Meek is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on May 22.

 

On April 27, Anthony Ray Milsap age 19 was arrested by Deputy Mike Smith for theft by receiving. Milsap was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $500 cash bond. Milsap is scheduled to appear in Horseshoe Bend District Court on May 8.

 

On April 26, Jason Mathew Brannon age 36 of Calico Rock was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for failure to appear in felony court. Brannon is Incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center with no bond. Brannon is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on May 22.

 

On April 26, Timothy Allan Clark age 28 of Mountain Home was arrested by Sgt. Mark Simino for public intoxication. Clark was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given a OR bond. Clark is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on July 12.

 

On April 26, Larry Jo Herring age 39 of Brockwell was arrested by Deputy DJ Tiernan for failure to appear and contempt of court. Herring is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $550 cash bond. Herring is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

On April 26, Michael Eugene Williams age 55 of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Nick Taylor for Criminal Trespass. Williams was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given a OR bond. Williams is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

On April 25, Jimmy John Lewallen age 35 of Melbourne was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for Battery 2nd degree, resisting arrest, no drivers license, criminal mischief 1st degree, reckless driving, disorderly conduct . Lewallen is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $25,000 bond.

 

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News Release, For Immediate Release, April 23rd, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

 

HOMICIDE NEAR CALICO ROCK

On Sunday April 22nd at approximately 1:00 am Izard County Deputies responded to a 911 call from the Gorby Community near Calico Rock stating that someone had been stabbed. Upon arrival Deputies discovered 29 year old Joseph Stefka of Horseshoe Bend with what appeared to be a puncture wound to the chest.  Mr. Stefka was transported to the Calico Rock Medical Center by Vital Link where he was pronounced D.O.A. The body has been sent to the State Crime Lab.

23 year old Cydney Taylor of Dolph was taken into custody at the scene and has been charged with first degree murder. Taylor is incarcerated in the Izard County Jail in lieu of a $200,000.00 bond.  The case is being investigated by the Izard County Sheriff’s Department and the Arkansas State Police.

 

 

News Release, For Immediate Release, April 23rd, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368- 4203

 

 

FAILURE TO APPEAR LEADS TO ARREST

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley, Jolynn Mandell age 33 of Little Rock was arrested by Deputy Watts for two counts of failure to appear. Mandell is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center with no bond. Mandell is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on April 25.

 

On April 18, Heath Jason Hypes age 47 of Horseshoe Bend was arrested by Deputy Nic Taylor for failure to pay fines. Hypes was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given a OR bond. Hypes is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on April 26.

 

On April 18, Frank Manuel Ortega age 36 of Little Rock was arrested by Deputy Dennis Hutchins for two counts of Failure to appear. Ortega is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center with no bond. Ortega is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on April 26.

 

On April 21, Deunrae Livingston age 27 was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for driving on suspended and fictitious License. Livingston is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in Lieu of a $710 bond. Livingston is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

 

 News Release, For Immediate Release, April 23rd, 2018 POC: Sheriff Jack Yancey, 870-368-  4203

 

CHURCH SECURITY CLASS

 

 

There will be a Church Security Class at the Izard County Sheriff's Department on April 19 at 1:00 P.M. at the Izard County Sheriff's Department in the Courtroom. This class will be taught By Sgt. Ronnie Stuart with the Arkansas State Police. The class will be for pastors, deacons, and church members in Izard County.

DWI AND POSSESSION LEADS TO ARREST

According to Chief Deputy Earnie Blackley, on April 15 Michael Alan Camden age 49 of Dipping Springs Texas was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for possession of drug paraphernalia and possession of marijuana. Camden was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR bond. Camden is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

On April 14, Carly Tasha Reed age 35 of Batesville was arrested by Sgt. Steve Davidson for failure to pay fines. Reed was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and bonded on a $250 cash bond. Reed is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on April 26.

 

On April 14, Kyleigh Kaprice Moser age 20 of Melbourne was arrested by Deputy Richard Crowe for DWI. Possession of liquor by minor and driving left of center. Moser was incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center and given an OR bond. Moser is scheduled to appear in Izard County District Court on May 10.

 

On April 13, Mason Alexander Grant age 29 of Pineville was arrested for failure to comply with registration and reporting requirements and a hold by probation and parole. Grant is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center with no bond at this time. Grant is scheduled to appear in Izard County Circuit Court on May 22.

 

On April 11, Candace Alicia Wilkins age 39 of Cherokee Village was arrested by Deputy Geoffrey Watts for failure to pay fines. Wilkins is incarcerated in the Izard County Detention Center in lieu of a $875 cash bond.

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