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Damascus Woman Arrested for Domestic Violence

Stephanie Oliveaux

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley.

On November 8, 2017, deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office were called to a disturbance on Highway 285. After a brief investigation deputies arrested 27 year old Stephanie Oliveaux on misdemeanor Battery III.

 

All arrests are made on evidence obtained by deputies.

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty.  

 

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Oklahoma women arrested after fleeing deputies.

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Ashley Denise Haviland

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On November 8th, 2017, deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office attempted to make a traffic stop on a vehicle.  Deputies got into a pursuit with the vehicle.  After a short pursuit deputies were able to stop the vehicle.  During the stop 34 year old Ashley Denise Haviland of Oklahoma was arrested and charged with felony Fleeing, felony Theft by Receiving, felony Aggravated Assault, misdemeanor Possession of a Controlled Substance, misdemeanor Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Reckless Driving, Speeding, and Improper Passing.  Haviland is currently incarcerated at the Van Buren County Detention Center, awaiting arraignment.

 

All arrests are made on evidence obtained by deputies.

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty.   

 

 

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Two Van Buren County residents arrested on drug charges

Daniel Howe

Shea Hemmerich

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On November 7, 2017, deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on Highway 92 East. During the stop deputies found drugs and drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. Arrested at the scene were, 51 year old Daniel Howe of Shirley and 42 year old Shae Hemmerich of Clinton. Howe was charged with felony Possession of Controlled Substance, felony possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Driving Left of Center. Hemmerich was charged with misdemeanor possession of Drug Paraphernalia. Both Howe and Hemmerich later bonded on their charges.

 

All arrests are made on evidence obtained by deputies.

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty.   

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Clinton man arrested on Domestic Battery charges

Andrew Ward

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley.

On November 2, 2017, deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance on Cody Drive. After a brief investigation deputies arrested 18 year old Andrew Ward of Clinton. Ward was charged with Domestic Battery III and later bonded.

 

 

All arrests are made on evidence obtained by deputies.

All suspects are innocent until proven guilty. 

 

 

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Higden man arrested for Domestic Violence

Joseph A. Dabbs

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On October 24th, 2017, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance call in Higden.  After a investigation into the incident 25 year old Joseph Dabbs of Higden was arrested.  Dabbs is being charged with misdemeanor Domestic Battery in the 3rd Degree.  Dabbs later bonded on his charges.

All arrest are made on facts, at the time of the incident.  All suspects or innocence until proving guilty in a court of law.

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Yellville man arrested of Possesion of illegal drugs.

Jonathan Zurcher

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On October 21st, 2017 Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office, during a traffic stop, found the driver to be in possession of illegal drugs.  Arrested was 54 year old Jonathan Zurcher of Yellville.  Zurcher is being charged with misdemeanor Possession of a Controlled Substance, Speeding, and Driving on Suspended Driver License.  Zurcher later bonded on his charges.

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Leslie man arrested for Domestic Violence

Douglas Gonser Jr.

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On October 17th, 2017, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office, responded to a disturbance call on Trace Ridge Rd.  After arriving at the incident location, Deputies spoke with the victim and observed injuries to the victim. Deputies arrested 36 year old Douglas Gonser Jr. of Leslie.  Gonser is being charged with Domestic Battery in the 3rd Degree.  Gonser later bonded on his charges. 

All arrest are made on facts, at the time of the incident.  All suspects or innocence until proving guilty in a court of law.

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Clinton man arrested of felony Fleeing Charges.

Kendra Elise Bramlett

Waylon Bramlett

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On October 4th, 2017, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office, attempted to stop a vehicle for speeding 75 mph in a 30 mph zone in Shirley.  Deputies got into a pursuit with the vehicle, that would not spot for deputies after they activated their emergency lights and siren. The vehicle then crashed near the Shirley School and was occupied by to persons.  As deputies attempted to arrest the driver, the driver became combative and was resisting arrest. The female passenger of the vehicle attempted to help the driver resist arrest.  Arrested at the incident location was 29 year old Waylon Bramlett of Clinton and 28 year old Kendra Elise Bramlett of Clinton.  Waylon Bramlett was charged with felony Fleeing, misdemeanor Resisting Arrest, Driving while Intoxicated, Refusal to Submit to Chemical Test, and Reckless Driving.  Waylon later bonded on $2500.00 bond.  Kendra Bramlett was charged with misdemeanor Obstruction Governmental Operations, misdemeanor Disorderly Conduct, and misdemeanor Public Intoxication.  Kendra later cash bonded.  

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Clinton man arrested for Aggravated Assault.

Michael Corey Leslie

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On September 22nd, 2017, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office responded to a disturbance on State Highway 16 W.  After arriving and speaking with the victim, Deputies found that the victim had been assaulted boy 23 year old Michael Corey Leslie of Clinton.  Leslie was still at the residence and became combative during the arrest.  Leslie is being charged with felony Aggravated Assault, misdemeanor False Imprisonment, and misdemeanor Interfering with Emergency Communications.  Leslie later bonded on  $10,000.00 bond.   

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Three arrested during traffic stop for drug charges.

Mindy Lynn Green

Bridgette Lynn Varner

Ronald Clyde Tatro Jr.

From the desk of Sheriff Randy Gurley

On September 18th, 2017, Deputies from the Van Buren County Sheriff's Office, during a traffic stop, found the occupants to be in possession of illegal drugs and paraphernalia.  Arrested at the strop where 45 year old Ronald Clyde Tatro Jr. of Harrison, 38 year old Mindy Lynn Green of Harrison and 29 year old of Harrison.  All three are being charged with felony Possession of a Controlled Substance, and felony Possession of Drug Paraphernalia.  All three later bonded on their charges.

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