Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for April 21 to April 27

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of April 21 to April 27, 2014 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

Morgan Co. deputy charged with child molestation

A Morgan County Sheriff’s Office deputy — and former Newton County Sheriff’s Office deputy — was arrested by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office Monday on allegations that he inappropriately touched a young girl several years ago.

Police: Family found illegally living in house

A Covington homeowner who no longer lives in Newton County recently discovered a family had taken up residence in his home.

Woman charged with DUI found with marijuana, nitrous oxide

A woman allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol and possibly nitrous oxide with two small children in the car traveled for several miles with a deputy attempting to pull her over before finally pulling over when the deputy yelled at her to stop.

Newton Jail Blotter, April 16-22

Newton Jail Blotter for the week of April 16-22

On the Beat: One McDonald's customer not lovin' it

On the Beat is an occasional reporting of various crimes and complaints confronted by law enforcement personnel in Newton County in the course of their duties.