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Newton County Sheriff's Report

September 25, 2023

Released by:  Sheriff Robert Burby  


Calls To Services (September 18, 2023, to September 24, 2023):  The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) answered 58 calls to service.

Jail Transports:

NCSO made 2 transports. 1 Transport from JCSO to NCSO, 1 transport from JCSO to JMH.

Jail Population:   We currently have 21 inmates in the following Jails, 13 housed in Newton, 8 housed in Jasper.

Neighborhood Watch Meeting in Bon Wier on September 28th, 2023, at 6 p.m.,

Location: Bon Wier Baptist Church – “Sign Dedication”

The following individuals were booked into the County Jail:

Brooks, Terry Lewis Jr. 9/21/2023 F* Parole Violation (Burglary of Hab)

Tovar, Johnny Lee Jr. 9/21/2023 MA Poss CS PG 3<28G

McBride, William Daundre 9/20/2023 F3 Prob Viol (Proh Substance in Jail) San Jacinto Co.

Arrant, Whitney Renay 9/22/2023 MA Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Member

The following calls and reports were received by NCSO:  

Deweyville: Criminal Mischief, Cruelty to Animals, Animal Nuisance (Lose Horse), Theft, Trespassing, Disturbance, Traffic Hazard, Robbery, Extra Patrol, Welfare Concern x 2, Follow-up, Mental Health, Officer Assist/Stolen Property, Reckless Driving

Newton (Unincorporated Limits): Disturbance, Theft, Animal Nuisance, Suspicious Activity, Officer Assist x 2, Animal Nuisance

Bleakwood: Animal Nuisance x 3, Officer Assist

Burkeville: Missing Person (located)

Bon Wier: Officer Assist, Civil Disturbance, Noise Complaint, Illegal Dumping, Terroristic Threat

Wiergate: Officer Assist, Welfare Concern, Burglary

Toledo Bend: Traffic Hazard, Trespassing, Disturbance

Gist: Extra Patrol, Welfare Concern

Buna: Officer Assist

Jamestown: Animal Nuisance (Lose Horses on the Roadway), Officer Assist Other Agency

Pine Grove: Reckless Driving

Orange: Officer Assist

Trout Creek: Officer Assist, Noise Complaint, Suspicious Activity

Hartburg: Animal Nuisance

Call: Animal Nuisance x 2, Reckless Driving

Mayflower: Officer Assist

Sandjack: Officer Assist


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