Poinsett County Sheriff's Office is located at 1500 Justice Drive, Harrisburg, 72432 AR. The Poinsett County Sheriff's Office phone number is (870) 578-5411.
We appreciate Superintendent Matt Wright and his faculty for serving us pizza before the Marked Tree vs. EPC game last night. The meal and thank you notes signed by the kids meant so much to each of us.
Attention Marked Tree Residents: Please be assured that we are working closely with the current officers at the Marked Tree Police Department to ensure public safety remains a top priority. You will see an increased presence of law enforcement in the next few days until a new Chief is appointed and is able to return the department to full staff. Sheriff Kevin Molder
*****Update***** The shooting suspect is in custody. At approximately 12:30 pm, he turned himself in to law enforcement. Sheriff Kevin Molder On Saturday, September 29, 2018 at approximately 6:00 pm, Poinsett County Dispatch received a 911 call of a shooting in front of Delta Point Apartments in Marked Tree. Poinsett County Sheriff’s Office, Trumann Police Department, Arkansas State Police, Marked Tree Police Department, Tyronza Police Department, and Lepanto Police Department responded to the scene. Terry Wofford, 18, of Marked Tree was shot multiple times. He was transported to the hospital prior to law enforcement arriving on the scene. He is currently stable in ICU. We have obtained an arrest warrant on a 16 year old male who is responsible for the shooting. Local and surrounding law enforcement are currently looking for him. This is an active investigation. Additional details will be released as it becomes available. If you have any information on this shooting, please call the Sheriff’s Office at 870-578-2116. Sheriff Kevin Molder
Thank you to the Harrisburg Elementary School for the law enforcement appreciation lunch today. We all had a great time visiting with the kids. Sheriff Kevin Molder
Parole Search Leads to a Drug Dealer Arrest https://www.poinsettcountysheriff.org/press_view.php?id=68
***************** Scam Alert****************** It has been brought to our attention that there is a scam occurring using our phone number. The scam is calling individuals and telling them to call our phone number. We do not call individuals using automated messages asking them to call us. If we need to speak to someone we will call them directly.
Although Detective William Holmes has not officially left the sheriff’s office, I would like to say that I appreciate his commitment to our department and our profession through the years. He has represented us honorably and I’m sure he will continue to do that in the future. Although we are saddened that he is leaving, we are proud of him and wish him the best of luck in the future. Thank you for your service William. You will be missed. Sheriff Kevin Molder
Deputy Edward (E.J.) Roach and other members of the Arkansas Sheriffs’ Association Honor Guard Posting the Colors at the Association of Arkansas Counties conference today. Deputy James Dawson was unable to attend the event. I appreciate their commitment and service. Sheriff Kevin Molder