BELLA VISTA POLICE REPORTS
Monday, March 20
1:42 a.m. Mark Gideon, 53, was arrested on a Carroll County warrant during a traffic stop near the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and Trafalgar Road.
6:42 a.m. Someone called to report a man standing in the woods with a flashlight near Hinckley Drive. They called back 12 minutes later and reported that, on closer inspection, it was a street light.
2:29 p.m. Someone rode their bike on Merritt Drive.
6:20 p.m. Someone was standing on Arkansas Highway 340.
6:54 p.m. A screen door was broken on Dunston Lane. Police assigned extra patrols to the area.
Tuesday, March 21
7:21 a.m. Police helped a Dunkery Circle resident whose water heater was leaking an estimated 20 gallons per hour.
3:05 p.m. Santos Guajardo-Tobar, 33, turned himself in on a warrant for failure to attend a defensive driving course, with an original charge of exceeding the posted speed limit.
11:54 p.m. Charles Womack, 33, turned himself in on a probable cause warrant for harassing communications.
3:21 p.m. Someone reported their neighbors on Clive Circle play loud music all hours of the day.
Wednesday, March 22
5:45 a.m. Someone on the side of the road near the intersection of Glasgow Road and Selkirk was asking people for a “weld wrench” to change a tire. Police were able to help the individual change their tire.
7:16 a.m. Police received reports that several vehicles were broken into on Morris Lane. In one case, evidence suggested there was an attempt to start one of the vehicles with a house key.
10:47 a.m. Someone broke into a pickup on Little Drive and left a cap behind.
11:38 a.m. An abandoned vehicle was reported on Ellwood Circle. Police discovered it belonged to someone working on construction on this street.
3:19 p.m. A pair of white pickup trucks were driving through the mud and tearing up the ground near the intersection of Chelsea Road and Ludlow Circle.
6:19 p.m. Someone found and turned in a brown leather bag.
Thursday, March 23
saw someone in a Mercury Grand Marquis pull into their driveway and open their car door. When the resident made contact with the individual, they jumped back in the car and fled..
12:22 a.m. Police responded to an unwanted-person call on Smalley Lane and arrested Zackery Zook, 24, and Jordan Cobb, 19. Zook had seven warrants, including three out of Bella Vista for domestic battery in the third degree, one for contempt of court related to traffic charges and one for failure to appear related to traffic charges. Andrew was arrested on a Benton County Sheriff’s Office warrant for contempt of court related to traffic violations, and one from Rogers for contempt of court for failure to comply with court orders related to a possession of a controlled substance charge.
Friday, March 24
7:37 a.m. Someone broke into a vehicle and stole tools on Bardon Lane. The vehicle’s doors were unlocked.
9:43 a.m. Someone entered an unlocked vehicle on Dinton Circle and stole a purse and wallet with at least $200 in it.
11:36 a.m. A trash bin was stolen on Riding Lane.
7:18 p.m. Robert Snider, 23, was arrested after he was involved in an accident near Derwent Road. Someone reported seeing a dark van in the ravine but no one was seen inside it. Snider was charged with careless and prohibited driving, driving on a suspended license, driving while intoxicated, obstruction, leaving the scene of a property damage accident and possession of drug paraphernalia.
Saturday, March 25
12:34 a.m. A house was toilet papered on Hampstead Lane.
7:04 a.m. A Clacton Lane resident reported someone was under her porch.
Sunday, March 26
2:07 p.m. A hit and run was reported at the Loch Lomond Marina.
6:19 p.m. Jeffrey Phillips, 24, and Kendall Helt, 21, were arrested on Rogers warrants. Phillips’ warrant was for contempt of court related to failure to pay fines and costs for disposing solid waste at an unpermitted site, while Helt’s was for contempt of court for failure to pay fines. Police encountered the pair while responding to a call about people fighting in the street on Maple Circle.