Newton Citizen Top Five Stories for Jan. 20 to 26

Below are the Top Five most-viewed stories during the week of Jan. 20 to Jan. 20, 2014 on the Newton Citizen website. Click on the link to see what you may have missed.

A rash of car break-ins reported in Covington over weekend

Nearly 30 people in the area of Legion Drive and Monticello Street reported this weekend their cars were broken into.

Two armed men rob pharmaceutical company

Police continue to search for two suspects that robbed employees at a health care company at gun point, stole pharmaceuticals, bound the employees with duct tape and fled in one of the employees’ cars, according to the Conyers Police Department.

Man charged with DUI after seeming to pass out behind the wheele

Sleep apparently overtook one Covington man who stopped in the middle of a major thoroughfare in Newton County around 3:30 in the morning.

Newton County Jail Blotter

Newton County Jail Blotter, Jan. 16-22

Female passenger in fatal wreck claims she was raped

The female passenger in the car involved in the fatal crash that killed a Conyers man on a scooter Thursday morning has told Rockdale County Sheriff’s Office deputies that she had been raped in Gwinnett County earlier that evening.