Message From The Sheriff
RANDY GURLEY  ( read  )
Emergency: 911
24 Hrs Non-Emergency:
Crime Tips:
184 Detention Drive
P.O. Box 451
Clinton, Arkansas 72031
Administrative Office Hours:
M-F 8am - 4:30pm

March 18th, 2010 Meth Lab in Choctaw area with 1 arrested.

From the Desk of Sheriff Scott Bradley:


On the evening of Thursday March 18th, 2010, Special Agents from the Arkansas State Police, 20th Judicial Drug Crime Task Force and the Van Buren County Sheriff’s Office arrested 40 year old Sheldon Ray Poole of Clinton during the service of a warrant at 253 Freeland Lane in the Choctaw area of Van Buren County.  During service of the warrant, a search of the property revealed illegal drugs and an active illicit methamphetamine lab at the residence.  Along with the original warrant of Failure to appear, Marcus Vaden Prosecuting Attorney for the 20th Judicial District and head of the 20th Judicial District Drug Crime Task Force is charging Poole with possession of a controlled substance, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Maintaining a Drug Premises, and Manufacturing of a Controlled Substance-Methamphetamine.  Poole is currently being held at the Van Buren County Detention Center on $25,000.00 bond.


Sheriff Scott Bradley