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Newton County Jail Log: April 26

Amaurius Nykwon Avery, 17, Covington, April 20, theft by shoplifting

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Indecent exposure call uncovers armed robbery

Indecent exposure call uncovers armed robbery

COVINGTON, Ga. – A Newton County Sheriff’s Office deputy responded to a report of indecent exposure early Wednesday morning and found an armed robbery victim ...

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TVs, computers taken in Covington burglary

TVs, computers taken in Covington burglary

COVINGTON, Ga.- Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) investigators are looking for the person or persons responsible for burglarizing a Covington house while the resident ...

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VIDEO: Covington woman uses security camera to scare off burglar

VIDEO: Covington woman uses security camera to scare off burglar

COVINGTON, Ga. - A Covington woman who, was not there, scared off a would-be thief inside her home earlier this month by shouting at him through ...

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Tag check and chase leads to arrests

Tag check and chase leads to arrests

COVINGTON, Ga. – The driver and passenger on a motorcycle were arrested by Covington Police Department (CPD) Monday evening after fleeing a traffic stop and later ...

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TV, jewelry taken in burglary

TV, jewelry taken in burglary

COVINGTON, Ga. - A Covington man returned home April 22 after a couple of days away to find that his home had been burglarized and his ...

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Back for court: Murder suspect returns to court annually

Back for court: Murder suspect returns to court annually

COVINGTON, Ga. - Vasile Chisinau Ciorba first appeared in Newton County courtroom nearly 13 years ago charged with the bludgeoning death of his wife. He was ...

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PPD tracks down, arrests intoxicated boater

PPD tracks down, arrests intoxicated boater

PORTERDALE, Ga. - A wedding was interrupted as the Porterdale Police Department (PPD) arrested a Covington man for boating under the influence (BUI) Saturday night after ...

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Newton County Jail Log: April 19

Newton County Jail Log: April 19

David Brandon Allen, 27, Truetlin County PDC, April 17, back for court

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Nine arrested in Conyers pandering sting

Nine arrested in Conyers pandering sting

CONYERS Ga. – The Conyers Police Department (CPD) arrested nine men, including four Covington men, in a pandering sting April 19.

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Conyers Police Seek to Identify BP Robber

Conyers Police Seek to Identify BP Robber

Conyers, Ga—Conyers Police Department Investigators are seeking to identify an armed robbery suspect who targeted the BP Gas Station at 607 Sigman Road, on ...

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Counterfeit money used in Covington

Counterfeit money used in Covington

COVINGTON, Ga. – The Covington Police Department (CPD) is investigating the appearance of counterfeit money April 14 at three city businesses.

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House, truck shot at in dispute

House, truck shot at in dispute

COVINGTON, Ga.-The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) responded to a report of shots fired at a Covington house early Tuesday morning.

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Computer, cellphone taken from vehicle at Home Depot

Computer, cellphone taken from vehicle at Home Depot

COVINGTON, Ga. - A laptop computer and cellphone were reportedly stolen from a vehicle in the parking lot of the Home Depot on Industrial Park Boulevard ...

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Arrest made in pawn shop burglary

Arrest made in pawn shop burglary

MORROW, Ga - The Covington Police Department (CPD) has arrested a Clayton County man in connection with the March 20 burglary of Emergency Pawn.

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GUILTY: Antavian Love found guilty on 7 charges in the murder of Enrique Ramirez Trejo

GUILTY: Antavian Love found guilty on 7 charges in the murder of Enrique Ramirez Trejo

COVINGTON, Ga. - Saturday, June 18, 2016 was probably playing out like many others for Enrique Ramirez Trejo during his 25-year career at El Charro Mexican ...

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Suspicious activity leads to drug, gun arrest

Suspicious activity leads to drug, gun arrest

COVINGTON, Ga. – Covington Police Department (CPD) officers arrested a man April 12 on gun and drug charges after suspicious activity caught their attention.

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Tail light stop leads to meth arrest

Tail light stop leads to meth arrest

COVINGTON, Ga. – Covington Police Department (CPD) arrested a Decatur woman April 11 after a stop for no tail lights turned up drugs and a warrant.

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Dealer tags reported stolen

Dealer tags reported stolen

COVINGTON, Ga. - The Covington Police Department (CPD) responded to Ginn Motor Company April 12 to take a report on the theft of six Georgia dealer ...

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Newton County Jail Log: April 12

Newton County Jail Log: April 12

Deangelo Kennard Little, 18, Covington, April 8, theft by deception

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Jury reaches verdict in murder trial

Jury reaches verdict in murder trial

COVINGTON, Ga. - A Newton County jury took an hour today to convict Antavian Love, 17, of the June 2016 murder of Enrique Ramirez Trejo.

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PPD arrests two after speeding leads to drug charges

PPD arrests two after speeding leads to drug charges

The Porterdale Police Department (PPD) was able to arrest a man and a woman with outstanding warrants after initially conducting a traffic stop for speeding ...

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Jury scams reported in Covington

Jury scams reported in Covington

The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) responded to two reports of jury scams recently.

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Jury hears testimony in murder trial

Jury hears testimony in murder trial

COVINGTON, Ga. - In the first full day of testimony in the trial of a Covington teen accused of the murder of Enrique Ramirez Trejo, jurors ...

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Jury selected to hear murder trial

Jury selected to hear murder trial

COVINGTON, Ga. - A jury was seated late Monday afternoon to hear the case of a teenager accused in the 2016 murder of a Covington restaurant ...

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