The following incidents were gathered from reports filed at the Arkadelphia Police Department and Clark County Sheriff’s Office. Names of arrested individuals were collected at the Clark County Detention Center on Crittenden Street in Arkadelphia. They are presumed innocent until found guilty in a court of law. The Arkadelphian does not withhold names from the arrest log, so don’t even think about asking.
Arkadelphia Police Department
Sunday, June 19
Officers worked a breaking or entering case involving a juvenile.
Saturday, June 18
A Mill Creek Drive woman reported someone struck her mailbox.
Friday, June 17
Officers arrested a woman at Pioneer Inn for public intoxication after responding a report of a woman acting belligerent in the parking lot and confronting a crowd of people.
A woman reported someone scratched her car while it was parked outside a Lark Place residence.
Officers investigated a hit-and-run accident that happened at Pine and Walnut streets. The at-fault driver reported the accident, saying the other driver, whom she rear-ended, drove away from the scene because she had no driver’s license.
Thursday, June 16
Officers investigated a break-in at a business on Country Club Road that had occurred the previous night. Nothing was reported stolen.
Clark County Sheriff’s Office
No new reports on file.
Friday, June 17
Amy Dionne Smith, 60, was arrested by Arkadelphia police for public intoxication.
Barry Alan Walker, 58, was arrested for six counts of rape.
Jesus Antonio Gallardo, 35, was arrested by Arkadelphia police for public intoxication.
Monday, June 20
Cory Devonta Smith, 30, was arrested by an Arkansas State Park ranger for criminal trespass, obstructing governmental operations and failure to use a turn signal.
Barry Alan Walker is already a registered sex offender for “SEXUAL ABUSE – 1ST DEGREE”. They let him loose, he did it again, and they tell me we don’t need harsher punishments!? These people never change! This woke, soft on crime policy of catch and release has to end. Why isn’t the General Assembly passing new laws?