BELLA VISTA POLICE REPORTS
Monday, Aug. 14
10:58 a.m. Jessica Bell, 26, turned herself in on a warrant for contempt of court related to fines and costs. The original charge was no proof of insurance, according to the dispatch log.
4:54 p.m. Matthew Powers, 30, turned himself in on a warrant for failure to appear.
6:14 p.m. Emergency workers responded to a suicide on Metfield Drive.
8:57 p.m. A Melbourn Drive resident reported they could not leave their home because a copperhead was on the front porch up against the door. Police took care of the serpent.
10:39 a.m. Courtney Pearce, 37, was arrested on a Centerton warrant on Cranfield Drive.
3:30 p.m. Saige Sutton, 25, turned himself in on a warrant for contempt of court related to fines and costs. The original charge was failure to yield to an emergency vehicle. Sutton had an additional warrant for contempt of court.
5:07 p.m. Neighbors on Canova Lane got into a dispute about where one resident’s dog was doing its business.
Wednesday, Aug. 16
7:03 p.m. Someone stole a large bag of clothing from Goodwill.
7:37 p.m. Someone on Tarland Lane reported a backpack, which contained a laptop, was stolen from his or her car at some point in the day.
10:24 p.m. Bella Vista police transferred Jerrica Cameron, 20, to Gravette police, who had a warrant to arrest her. Cameron was encountered when police investigated a report of people smoking marijuana in a car at the rest area alongside U.S. Highway 71.
Thursday, Aug. 17
11:36 a.m. Someone was reportedly tampering with a garage door on Wimbledon Way. Police assigned extra patrols to the area.
12:18 p.m. A white Toyota pickup reportedly passed two semis on the shoulder driving south on U.S. Highway 71.
11:26 p.m. Joseph Nichols, 35, was arrested on a Benton County warrant for possession of a weapon and possession of drug paraphernalia during a traffic stop on U.S. Highway 71.
Friday, Aug. 18
12:07 a.m. Someone went for a walk on the Lake Avalon dam.
12:47 a.m. Troy Ehase, 27, was cited on a failure to appear warrant and released during a traffic stop near the intersection of U.S. Highway 71 and Mercy Way.
9:07 a.m. A dog was reportedly locked in a car on Dogwood Drive. The owners let the canine out of the vehicle.
10:14 a.m. Police received a walk-in with questions about price gouging on solar eclipse glasses.
2:52 p.m. Kathleen Lewis, 49, turned herself in on a warrant for contempt of court related to fines and costs. The original charges were driving while intoxicated and refusal to submit to a chemical test.
3:21 p.m. A Littrell Drive resident reported a basement window was broken. Police believe the window was shot out from a different street.
Saturday, Aug. 19
11:11 a.m. Police helped a baby raccoon escape a Dulverton Drive resident’s garage.
5:43 p.m. Someone in a black Ford Escape was driving around and flipping people off while they were trying to get their child into the emergency room at Mercy.
8:17 p.m. Police received a report that someone left a purse at Allen’s Food Market and it was picked up by someone else.
Sunday, Aug. 20
12:45 a.m. A loud party was reported on Dulverton Drive, with people drinking and yelling outside. The party was moved inside by the time police arrived.