Marked Tree Officers were very busy again this weekend. 7 arrests were made, 5 of which were Felonies. The arrests are as follows:
1: Lonnie Myers, age 48, of Marked Tree was charged with Aggravated Assault, Terroristic Threatening, and Obstructing Governmental Operations. According to a report filed, Myers threw gasoline on another person and threatened to set that person on fire. Myers then left the scene. When contacted just minutes later, Myers stated that he was someone other than himself. Myers was taken before District Judge Ron Hunter who found Probable Cause to set the case in Poinsett County Circuit Court on September 25, 2018. Myers' bond was set at $2,500.00 and a No Contact Order was issued for the victim.
2: Macho Foxx, 40, of Marked Tree was arrested on a Felony Burglary and Theft Warrant. Foxx was released on his Own Recognizance to appear before the Poinsett County Circuit Court on September 25th, 2018.
3: Rishawn Omar Hughes, 31, of Jonesboro was charged with Running a Stop Sign, Fleeing, Reckless Driving, Leaving the Scene of an Accident, Driving on Suspended Drivers' License, and Theft by Receiving. Hughes was observed running a stop sign at Hwy 140 and Hwy 75. Officers conducted a stop on the vehicle. As Officers were approaching the vehicle, Hughes sped off, driving at times in excess of 100 mph on Hwy 75 south of Marked Tree, Hughes then lost control at Joy Land Curve (Ford Rd) and plowed into a bean field. Hughes then fled on foot from the scene. Hughes was later arrested in a vehicle driven by a female from Jonesboro on Hwy 75. The truck driven by Hughes was determined to be stolen from Jonesboro. Judge Ron Hunter set bond for Hughes at $50,000.00 10% bond. The 10% must be made in cash. Hughes is to appear in the Poinsett County Circuit Court on September 25th, 2018.
4: On Sunday 08/12/18 Hunter Rex Boon was arrested by Marked Tree Officers in Delta Pointe. Boon has been an Absconder from the Arkansas Dept of Corrections for some time now. Boon was taken to the Poinsett County Detention Center.
5: Jason Daniels, 37, of Tyronza was arrested on Domestic Battery 3rd Degree charges. Daniels was arrested on site for causing injuries to another person. Judge Hunter set a $2,500.00 bond for Daniels and Ordered a No Contact Order be issued between Daniels and the victim. Daniels is to appear in the Marked Tree District Court on September 6, 2018.
6: Randall Case, 47, of Trumann was arrested Monday morning on charges of Theft of Property and Driving on Suspended Drivers' License. Case was stopped in the early morning hours driving a John Deere lawn mower with a trailer. Upon making contact with Case it was determined that Case had just taken the lawn mower from a residence on Hwy 140 in Marked Tree. Judge Hunter set bond for Case at $5,000.00 cash or surety to ensure his appearance at the Poinsett County Circuit Court on September 25th, 2018.
7: Frank Mote of Marked Tree was arrested on a warrant for Failure to Pay Fines. He was committed to the Poinsett Co. Detention Center with a $5,000.00 cash/surety bond.
All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty by the Courts.
Good Job Marked Tree Police Department!!