Aimee Jones

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Memorial Middle School student accused of bringing Beretta BB gun to school

A 13-year-old Memorial Middle School student is facing juvenile charges after he was found with a BB gun in his waistband at school.

Questions raised about county attorney's legal fees and tax problems

Scrutiny of Newton County attorney Tommy Craig has expanded beyond local community members with a recently released metro Atlanta television expose, and with few exceptions, county commissioners remain mum on the matter.

Monroe man arrested in connection with April 2014 armed robbery of O'Reilly Auto Parts

A Monroe man has been arrested in connection with an April 2014 armed robbery of O’Reilly Auto Parts in Rockdale County.

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Conyers police charge roommate with murder of 72-year-old man

A Conyers man is in the Rockdale County Jail on charges that he murdered his roommate early Thursday morning.

Annual report: Covington-Newton County 911 Communications Center dispatched more calls in 2014 in shorter amount of time

Even with an increased number of calls in 2014, the Covington-Newton County 911 Communications Center dispatched calls more quickly than the previous year.

Newton County Sheriff's Office arrests second person in connection with beating of elderly man

The Newton County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a second person in connection with the nearly fatal beating and robbery of an elderly Newton County man last week.

Newton County Sheriff's Office pursues burglary suspects after witness calls 911

South Salem Elementary and Liberty Middle schools placed on lockdown during search

A sharp-eyed neighbor contacted the Newton County Sheriff’s Office Tuesday morning when the person saw a suspicious person trying to break into a home in the south part of the county.

Rockdale and DeKalb authorities search for suspects in car theft spree

Rockdale and DeKalb counties’ authorities are continuing to search for a group of people believed to have been involved in a spree of automobile thefts and crashes Friday night.

Newton County firefighter injured while fighting house fire in Porterdale

A Newton County fireman was injured Sunday while he was responding to a house fire in Porterdale.

Kidnapping and other charges added to suspect accused of beating elderly man

The suspect accused of severely beating an elderly man and then robbing him is now facing more charges.

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