View Mobile Site
Posted: May 20, 2017 11:33 a.m.

Gun stolen during break-in


COVINGTON, Ga. - Investigators with the Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) are looking for the person or persons responsible for breaking into an apartment and stealing a gun.

According to a NCSO incident report, a deputy responded to an address on Kirkland Road May 15. When he got to the scene, the deputy met with the occupant who said when her nephew returned home around 12:50 p.m., he found that the dead bolt had been pried and the door opened.

When the occupant arrived home, she discovered several items had been taken, including a Taurus .38 caliber revolver.

There are no known suspects.

CovNews Comments

You must be logged in to post comments. encourages readers to interact with one another. We will not edit your comments, but we reserve the right to delete any inappropriate responses.

To report offensive or inappropriate comments, contact our editor.

The comments below are from readers of and do not necessarily represent the views of The Covington News or Morris Multimedia.

No comments have been posted. Log in or Register to post a comment.

Please wait ...