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Newton County Sheriff’s Report - December 25th

 Released by:  Sheriff Robert Burby  


Calls To Services (December 17, 2023, to December 25, 2023):  The Newton County Sheriff’s Office (NCSO)answered 54 calls to service.


Jail Transports:  Newton County had 6 jail transports:  2 inmates picked up at Orange County S.O. and transported NCSO; 1 inmate transported to a Doctor’s appointment and returned to NCSO; 1 inmate transported to JMH and later transported to St. Elizibeth by medical; Deputies remained with inmate until released 5 days later; NCSO transported inmate to Beauregard Parrish S.O.; Picked up an inmate from Beauregard to bond out of jail.


Jail Population:  We currently have 27 inmates in the following jails:

11 housed in Newton, 10 housed in Beauregard Parish, 6 housed in Jasper.


CRIME WATCH:  Please stay vigilant and lookout for porch bandits taking packages off porches and out of mailboxes.


The following individuals were booked into the County Jail:


12/19/2023    Brian Wooldridge    Bond Forfeiture (Burg Hab)


12/19/2023  Ellis Floyd Jr.            Bond Forfeiture (Burg Hab)


12/20/2023  Henry Trammell        Theft of Property $100<$750; Criminal Trespass;


                                                       Probation Viol (Criminal Trespass)SBI


12/21/2023  Kaitlyn Busey              Civil Rights Person in Custody Violate/Sexual


12/22/2023  Earl Scott                     Probation Violation


12/22/2023  James Johnson             Public Intoxication (PI)


12/22/2023  Barry Glenn Smith Jr.   DWI



The following calls and reports were received by NCSO:  


Kirbyville:  U.S. Mail Violation (3 packages taken from mailbox), Theft (someone stolen 2 packages off porch


Indian Lake:  False Alarm


Sandjack:  Assault Family Violence


Trout Creek:  Abandoned Autos/Truck/1015, Welfare Concern, Theft


Burkeville: Welfare Concern, Fire, Welfare Concern, Theft,Trespassing/Theft (Arrest Made)


Buna:  Disturbance/Verbal


Buckhorn:   Traffic Hazard/Abandoned Auto


Pine Grove:  Control Burn


Devils Pocket:  Unwanted Guest, Accident


Jamestown:  Welfare Concern


Wiergate:  Dog Bite


Call:  Burglary, Fraud, Accident


Orange:   Disturbance


Bon Wier: Report of a Reckless Driving 190 East at the Sabine River Bridge-Transferred to Beauregard Parish S.O., Driver hit an animal, Control Burn, Fire/RV, Theft/Information (unfounded), Accident/hit a deer, Welfare Concern, Fraud/Information (counterfeit check received in the mail)


Deweyville: Noise Complaint/Speeding, Welfare Concern, Vehicle Fire, Arrest, 911 Hang up/Disconnect, Trespassing(X2)


Newton (Unincorporated Limits): Possible Missing Adult-Located Safe, Animal Nuisance, UUMV, Abandoned Vehicle, traffic Hazard, Animal Nuisance, Accident (X2), Disturbance

Bleakwood: Welfare Concern, Animal Nuisance, Assault-Simple, Control Burn


Toledo Bend: Traffic Hazard, Abandoned Vehicle


Gist: Noise/Loud Music, Theft


Old Salem: Fire, Welfare Concern


Shankleville:    Animal Nuisance



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