Fayette Releases

By: News Release
Nov 23rd, 2017

On November 17, 2017 a Fayette County Deputy arrested  Jonathan Troy Spencer age 56 of Waucoma  on an Outstanding Arkansas  warrant for a parole violation.  Investigation showed Spencer was a felon and when arrested a firearm was found in his residence.  He was transported to the Fayette County Jail and charged with Possession of control of firearms as a felon.  He is currently being held in Fayette County Jail on $5,000.00 bond. He Will be transferred to Arkansas to answer the charge of the parole violation at a later date.




On November 21, 2017 at 3:43 PM the Fayette County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a semi rollover accident on V Ave. north of Hwy. 93.  When Deputies arrived, it was learned that 21 year old Tad Chapin of Tripoli was turning out of a residence driveway, and made too wide of a turn, causing him to go into the ditch and roll the 2007 Mack Semi and Trailer onto its side in the ditch.  No injuries were reported and the semi sustained approximately $20,000 in damage.  This accident remains under investigation.