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Three arrested, one sought in shooting

Three men have been arrested, and a warrant is outstanding for a fourth in a May shooting in the Silos subdivision.

Following a nearly month-long investigation by the Criminal Investigation Division of the Newton County Sherif's Office, Andrew Burrell, Joe Crosby Jr., and Joe Crosby III have all been arrested. Warrants are outstanding for Terence Elliot Benjamin.

NCSO opens western precinct

A vision that started more than two years ago came to fruition with the official grand opening Tuesday of the Newton County Sheriff's Office's western precinct.

Dozens of elected officials, law enforcement personnel and residents of western Newton County gathered under a sweltering sun to mark the opening of the first satellite office of any county-run office.


Archive News
13-year-old Covington runaway found safe

COVINGTON -- The Newton County Sheriff's Office has located the 13-year-old runaway Jordan Aaron who has been missing since May 3 from her Covington home.

Shoplifting scheme backfires, leads to arrests

COVINGTON -- The Newton County Sheriff's Office has arrested three suspects who were apparently involved in a scheme to shoplift merchandise and then return it for cash.

Newton authorities arrest 4 believed to have gang ties

COVINGTON -- The Newton County Sheriff's Office recently arrested four people believed to have gang ties.


Animal control donates to NCSO

The Newton County Humane Society donated a check to the Newton County Sheriff's Office to help with the purchase of a vest for one of the four K-9 officers at the NCSO.

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