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On Friday the 24th day of June at approximately 4:30 p.m. Officers with the Western District US Marshal's office, Nevada County Sheriff's Department and the Prescott Police Department served a warrant at 407 Rosston Road in Prescott, Arkansas.

Christopher Greer 33 year old black male from Westland, Michigan was arrested on a warrant out of the State of Michigan for charges of two counts of first degree murder and 4 counts of felony weapon possession.

Christopher Greer was transported to the Nevada County Detention facility where he is being held for extradition back to the State of Michigan.

New Release

 On Tuesday May 31 2022 an accident occurred with an UTV off-road vehicle on US 371 North of Rosston, Arkansas. This accident involved a fatality. The Arkansas State Police investigated the accident.

Further investigation by the Nevada County Sheriff's Department showed that operator Storm Evans W/F had taken keys to the 2012 Polaris Ranger from the bedroom of the residence she was staying at without permission. This residence belonged to the Nevada County Sheriff Danny Martin.

S-Evans took side by side, identified as a 2012 Polaris Ranger and passenger Cavashia Young on a ride to the Rosston area.

Storm Evans had never been allowed to operate the Ranger previous to this date, nor was authorized at the time of accident.

While traveling back north on US 371 S-Evans lost control of the Ranger causing vehicle to overturn. Cavashia Young 18 year old B/F from Prescott was killed in the crash.

Cavashia Young had spent the night with Storm Evans at the residence and was only visiting. Cavashia Young had nothing to do with the taking of the keys nor the unauthorized use of the vehicle.

8th North Prosecuting Attorney office was contacted about the unauthorized use by Investigators with the Sheriff's Department.

Due to the investigation, Storm Evans, after being released from the hospital was booked into the Nevada County Jail on June 2nd 2022 for a warrant issued out of California and for the charges of unauthorized use of a vehicle with possible further charges pending.

Any questions in reference to the accident need to be directed to the Arkansas State Police. Any questions in reference the criminal charges will be directed to the Nevada County Sheriff's Department.

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March-April Arrests

         

                              March-April

3-26-22

Justin Isley, Emmet Ar Suspended DL, Speeding, Fleeing by vehicle, No Vehicle Insurance, Criminal Mischief 

4-8-22

Michael Wayne Fuller, Magnolia Ar Possession of controlled substance, Possession of drug paraphernalia

4-9-22

Katasia Witherspoon , Prescott, Ar Possession of a controlled substace

4-22-22 

India Williams, Prescott, Ar Possession of a controlled substance

4-27-22

Marcus Banks, Prescott, Ar Possession of a controlled substance and Possession of drug paraphernalia, Resisting arrest.

 

 

LT. Aaron Easley

Nevada County Sheriff's Department would like to congratulate Arron Easley on his promotion to Lieutenant of troop B with the Arkansas State Police. Lt. Easley is a good friend to our department and a former Nevada County Deputy. Aaron was also stationed in Nevada County as a trooper before transferring to north Arkansas. Lt. Easley has certainly earned his rank and we are very proud of him.

Press Release

1/1/22

Jorge Saldana 24 yr old Hispanic Male Houston, Texas was arrested by Deputy John Smillie for simultaneous possession of firearm and possession of a controlled substance.

1/5/22

Thomas Loe 46 yr old white male, Prescott, Arkansas was arrested by K-9 Sgt. Jeremy Hendrix  for simultaneous possession of a firearm and possession of a controlled substance.

1/8/22

Jeremy Christian 36 yr old white male Greenville, Mississippi was arrested by K-9 Sgt. Jeremy Hendrix for operating a stolen vehicle and for possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver.

1/10/22

Faith White 40 yr old white female Magnolia, Arkansas was arrested by K-9 Sgt. Jeremy Hendrix for public intoxication, resisting arrest and for disorderly conduct.

1/14/22

Shawn Slagenweit 26 yr old white male Smithville, Texas was arrested by Deputy John Smillie for possession of drug paraphernalia.

 

Applications for Dispatcher

The Nevada County Sheriff's Department will be accepting applications for the position of Dispatcher/911 Operator.

All applicants will be subject to a background check and must complete required training to become certified through Arkansas Crime Information Center to access restricted files and also certified training through Arkansas law enforcement training academy for Telecommunicator class. 

All interested parties can ask for a application at the Sheriff's Department or download and print one from our website at nevadasheriff.org.

 

ARRESTS OCTOBER 2020

NEVADA COUNTY ARRESTS FOR OCTOBER 2020

10/3/2020

Mark McCain W/M-Prescott was arrested for driving while intoxicated by Deputy John Smillie.

10/7/2020

David Johnson W/M Prescott was arrested for speeding 72-55 and for felony possession of drug paraphernalia by Deputy Cody Ferguson.

10/10/2020

Kim Howard W/M Nashville was arrested for driving while intoxicated by Deputy John Smillie.

10/11/2020

Amanda Tribble W/F Prescott was arrested for driving while intoxicated by Deputy John Smillie.

10/16/2020

Fabian Limas W/M Merryville, Indiana was arrested for possession of a controlled substance by Deputy John Smillie.

10/16/2020

Deangelo Ewing B/M Ft. Worth,  Texas was arrested for a felony warrant out of Texas by Deputy John Smillie.

10/20/2020

Thomas White W/M Big Springs, Texas was arrested for Fleeing by vehicle, residential burglary,6 counts of theft of property, breaking or entering, possession of a controlled substance (Methamphetamine) and for possession of drug paraphernalia by Deputy Cody Ferguson.

10/24/2020

Justin Purtle W/M Prescott was arrested on a Warrant by Deputy John Smillie.

10/25/20

Amber Essary W/F Zapata, Texas was arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia by Deputy John Smillie.

10/25/20

Rolando Olivares H/M Zapata, Texas was arrested for possession of controlled substance by Deputy John Smillie.

10/25/2020

Latoya Tidwell B/F Waldo, Ark was arrested for driving on  suspended license 2 counts of felony drug possession and for possession of firearm by certain persons by Deputy Cody Ferguson.

10/31/2020

Kayvon Graham B/F Irving, Texas was arrested for possession of a controlled substance with purpose to deliver and for simultaneous possession drugs and firearm by Deputy John Smillie.

10/31/2020

Dylan Henson W/M Hope was arrested for possession of a controlled substance and for possession of drug paraphernalia by Deputy John Smillie.

 

September Arrests

9/2/20

Richard Clayborn W/M Prescott was arrested by Deputy Smillie for Domestic Battery 2nd.

9/2/20

Austin Andretti B/M Camden was cited by Deputy Smillie for Speeding 74-55 and for misdemeanor Possession of a controlled substance.

9/3/20

Gracey Adams W/F Nashville, Tn was arrested by Deputy Smillie for Speeding 106-70, Criminal impersonation, Possession of a controlled substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia. misdemeanor possession of controlled substance.

9/4/20

Johnny Robertson W/M Prescott was arrested by the 8th North Task Force. Robertson fled from Chief Deputy Miller on US 371 into Hempstead County. The pursuit ended when Robertson rammed Deputy Smillie at the intersection of US 371 and Hempstead 41. Robertson was transported to the Hempstead County Detention facility where he was charged with Battery 2nd, Criminal mischief, Robertson also had valid warrants out of Nevada County.  

9/4/20

Jordan Cobb W/M Hope was arrested by K-9 Hendrix and Deputy Smillie while working as agents with the 8th North Task Force for expired registration, fictitious license tab, possession of firearm by certain persons, Felony drug Paraphernalia, misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance. 

9/4/20

Troy Bear W/M Saratoga was arrested by Deputy Smillie for leaving the scene of an accident and for driving while intoxicated.

9/6/20

Brandon Curtis B/M Memphis, Tn was arrested by K-9 Hendrix for misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia.

9/9/20

Ryan Martin B/M hope was arrested by Deputy Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

9/11/20

 Michael Tappin B/M Little Rock was arrested by Deputy Smillie and K-9 Hendrix for felony possession of a controlled substance with purpose to deliver.

9/12/20

Destini Hurt W/F Emmet was arrested by Deputy Smillie for domestic battery 3rd.

9/16/20

D.J Thomas W/M Little Rock was arrested by Deputy Smillie. Deputy Smillie was on patrol south of Willisville on US 371 when he met a motorcycle traveling south at a speed of 92-35. Deputy Smillie attempted a traffic stop on the motorcycle with the operator speeding away. Chief Deputy Miller was approximately two miles south of Smillie's location setting stationary at the weight pad. Chief Miller attempted to stop the motorcycle with the operator passing numerous vehicles at a high rate of speed. Chief Miller pursued the motorcycle into Columbia County and then into the City of Waldo. The motorcycle eventually was laid on its side in Waldo and the operator was taken into custody. D.J Thomas the operator was charged with felony fleeing, felony possession of a controlled substance with purpose to deliver, felony possession of drug paraphernalia and for possession of prohibited weapon. 

9/17/20

Jason F. Tomlin W/M McCaskill was arrested by Chief Deputy Miller and Investigator Steve Otwell while working with the 8th North Task Force. Tomlin was charged for fictitious vehicle license, driving on a suspended license, felony possession of drug paraphernalia, Felony possession of controlled substance, misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance and paraphernalia. simultaneous possession of drugs and firearms. Tomlin also had a valid warrant of arrest out of Hempstead County.

9/18/20

Bobby Cummings B/M Little Rock was arrested by Deputy Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

9/18/20

Davia Robertson B/M Wink, Tx was arrested by K-9 Hendrix for a warrant out of New Mexico.

9/19/20

Bradley Bell W/M Louisville, Ky was arrested by Deputy Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

9/22/20

Steven Spell W/M Prescott was arrested by Deputy Ferguson for a felony bench warrant our of Nevada County.

9/22/20

Brandon Miller W/M Emmet was arrested by Deputy Ferguson for felony possession of drug paraphernalia.

9/22/20

Rhonda Miller W/F Emmet was arrested by Deputy Ferguson for felony possession of drug paraphernalia.

9/26/20

Patrick Mitchell B/M Chicago, Il was arrested by Deputy Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

9/26/20

Sean Gayles B/M Lombard, Il was arrested by Deputy Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

9/26/20

Mark Morrow W/M Prescott was arrested by Deputy Ferguson on a warrant for stalking.

9/29/20

Cristen Haddix W/M Prescott was arrested by Deputy Ferguson for a felony warrant and for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.  

Residential Burglary Arrest

 On August 10th 2020 at approximately 3:40 A.M K-9 Deputy Jeremy Hendrix responded to a Residential Alarm at 4890 US 371 South of Rosston.

Upon arrival at the residence Hendrix heard a vehicle leave from the rear of the residence traveling through a wooded area to the south towards Nevada 36. 

Hendrix traveled down US 371 and turned down Nevada 36 stopping at an open gate. Hendrix observed a vehicle coming fast towards him from the wooded area. After seeing Hendrix's patrol vehicle the vehicle came to a stop approximately 100 yards before reaching the gate. Hendrix head a gunshot and took cover calling for backup to the scene.

Chief Deputy Larry Miller and Deputy Bernard Box were dispatched to assist Deputy Hendrix.

After arriving on scene Deputies approached the vehicle that was still running with its headlights on. The vehicle was pulling a trailer that was loaded with numerous items that were later determined stolen from the residence along with the trailer. A 22 caliber rifle was also located lying in the front passenger seat of the vehicle.

Deputies began searching the area looking for the suspect(s) that had been in the vehicle. 

A suspect was later found walking down US 371 and detained. The suspect was identified as Grady Brown from Stephens, Ar.

Further investigation led to other suspects identified as Curtis Carroll B/M Waldo, Jimmy Stafford W/M Stephens, AR and Tiffany Knight W/F Camden, Ar.

Jimmy Stafford was later arrested after a pursuit with Nevada County Deputies when he stole a Motorcycle from Hwy 76 near Us 371.

Tiffany Knight was arrested by her parole officer in Ouachita County later that week.

Curtis Carroll 51 year B/M Waldo, Ar has outstanding warrants for Residential Burglary, Theft of property, Possession of firearm by certain persons. Anyone knowing Carroll's location is requested to contact the Nevada County Sheriff at 870-887-2616.

 

August Arrests

August 1st 2020

Mark Morrow W/M Prescott was charged by Deputy John Smillie for violation of a protection order.

August 2nd 2020 

Kathleen Trader W/F Hot Springs was charged by Deputy John Smillie for possession of a controlled substance with purpose to deliver.

August 8th 2020

Danny Joyce W/M Gurdon was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for Speeding, No proof insurance, Failure to pay fines and for felony possession of a controlled substance.

August 8th 2020

Jared Todd B/M Little Rock was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for Speeding 112 in 55, Careless Driving, and misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 10th 2020

Mykenna Cooper B/M Magnolia was charged by Deputy John Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 15th 2020

Sardonyx Johnson B/M was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 15th 2020

Jamontay Bunn B/M Camden was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for  misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 16th 2020

Mario MCclenton B/M Hope was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 16th 2020

 Devionne Ware B/M  Prescott was charged by Deputy John Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 16th 2020 

Demorrio Murphy B/M Arkadelphia was charged by Deputy John Smillie with driving on a suspended license and for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 17th 2020

James Brent W/M Hope was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for felony warrant, felony possession of a controlled substance with the purpose to deliver and for 2 counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.

August 19th 2020

Yesmine Grimes B/F Little Rock was charged by Deputy John Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

 August 20th 2020

Troy Bear W/M Saratoga was charged by Deputy John Smillie for Driving while intoxicated and for refusal to submit to a breath test.

August 21st 2020

Iverson Munn B/M Gurdon was charged by Deputy John Smillie for speeding and for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 22nd 2020

Codie Smith W/M Antoine was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 23rd 2020

Minnie Hall B/F Little Rock was charged by Deputy Cody Ferguson for felony possession of drug paraphernalia and for possession of a controlled substance.

August 23rd 2020

Lorenzo Robinson B/M Fort Worth was charged by Deputy John Smillie for misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance.

August 26th 2020

Ronald Arterbury W/M Prescott was charged by Deputy John Smillie for Driving while intoxicated and for driving on a suspended license.

August 28th 2020

Joshua Leonard B/M New York was charged by Deputy John Smillie for possession of Drug Paraphernalia and for possession of a controlled substance.

 

 

 

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