A man from Humansville faces felony assault and armed criminal action charges after allegedly hitting two people with a metal pipe earlier this month.
Two men from Bolivar face felony robbery and armed criminal action charges after allegedly beating up a man and holding him at gunpoint while stealing the license plates from his vehicle.
Polk County Sheriff Danny Morrison is commending his deputies after they worked to recover items stolen from a local storage unit and arrest the alleged thieves.
A man from Fair Grove, who is a member of the Southwest Honkys violent prison gang, was sentenced in federal court today for his role in a drug-trafficking conspiracy in which investigators intercepted a shipment of nearly 9.5 kilograms of methamphetamine.
A former Bolivar High School teacher and Bolivar resident accused of utilizing poetry and a popular video-sharing app in an attempt to have sex with a student will serve probation, following her sentencing last week in Polk County Circuit Court.
A man from Bolivar is facing felony assault and endangering the welfare of a child charges after allegedly hitting a victim and threatening children with a knife.
A Polk County man faces a felony first-degree murder charge following the stabbing death of 57-year-old Tina May of Humansville — an act the suspect reportedly described to law enforcement as murder “in cold blood.”