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Newton County Sheriff Report

Weekly Sheriff’s Report

April 1, 2024

Released by: Sheriff Robert Burby

Calls To Service (March 25, 2024, to March 31, 2024): The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO) answered 75 calls to service.

Jail Transports: NCSO had 2 jail transports;

1 from Mental Health Facility to NCSO, 1 from NCSO to Rust State Hospital.

Jail Population: We currently have 21 inmates in the following jails;

11 housed in Newton, 6 housed in Beauregard, and 4 housed in Jasper.

The following individuals were booked into the County Jail:

Bailey, George Adam 03/25/24 F2 Indecency w/ Child Sexual Contact

Ardoin, Sherie Marie 03/28/24 MB Terroristic Threat Cause Fear Imminent


Pitre, Chance Bailey Franklyn 03/28/24 FS Hold for SAFPF (Unauth Use of Veh)

The following calls and reports were received by NCSO:

Bon Wier: Burglary of Vehicle, Officer Assist x 2

Deweyville: Civil Matter, Alarm x 2, Disturbance x 2, False Report, Illegal Dumping x 2, Extra Patrol, Animal Bite, Harassment, Noise Complaint, Reckless Driving

Newton (Unincorporated Limits): Trespassing, Welfare Concern x 2, Suspicious Activity, Plane Flying Low, 4-Wheeler Call, Animal Nuisance, Reckless Driving, Alarm, Assault, Burglary of Vehicle in the vicinity of Big Cow Creek Bridge (suspect fled into the woods/tracked by Blood Hounds with negative results).

Burkeville: Officer Assist, Control Burn, Accident, Burglary, Civil Matter, 4-Wheeler Call

Toledo Bend: Officer Assist x 2, Follow Up, Traffic Hazard, Verbal Disturbance x 2, Suspicious Activity/Vehicle

Mayflower: Suspicious Activity

Kirbyville: Civil Matter, Suspicious Activity/Vehicle

Call: Officer Assist x 2, Noise Complaint

Jamestown: Abandoned Auto

Liberty: Extra Patrol, Theft

Shankleville: Animal Nuisance

Trout Creek: Public Intoxication, Disturbance

Old Salem: Noise Complaint

Wiergate: Mental Health x 2

Bleakwood: Animal Nuisance, Welfare Concern, Officer Assist x 3, Disturbance, Theft

Belgrade: Animal Nuisance

Sandjack: Officer Assist

Fawil: Mental Health, Trespassing, Officer Assist

Buckhorn: Noise Complaint

Buna: Civil Matter

Devil’s Pocket: Accident, Officer Assist

Newton County Sheriff Robert Burby


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