The following charges and arrests were reported by the Newton County Sheriff’s Office, Covington Police Department, Oxford Police Department, Porterdale Police Department, the Georgia State Patrol and Georgia Pardons and Parole.

• Darrell Keith Boyd, 41, Oak View Drive, Covington, aggravated assault on an officer of the court - two counts; pointing or aiming a pistol at an officer - two counts; possession of a firearm or knife during commission of or attempt to commit a crime - two counts; willful obstruction of an officer - two counts.

• Michael Angelo Burney, 54, Parkland Way, Decatur, aggravated stalking - two counts.

• Tyler Jordan Copeland, 19, Ann Court, Covington, entering an auto to commit theft or felony - two counts, loitering or prowling - two counts.

• Jan Daniel Dady, 36, Ga. Highway 142, Covington, battery - FV, cruelty to children - third degree.

• Dante Juwaun Felder, 32, Sagebrush Trail, Covington, child molestation, contributing to the delinquency of a minor - M, probation violation.

• Anthony Patrick Galvin, 27, West 25th, Erie, Pa., loitering or prowling, public drunkenness, theft by receiving stolen property -M.

• Raymond Earl Jackson, 59, Kirkland Road, Covington, probation violation.

• Mickey Glenn Lowe Jr., 35, Shoals Creek Road, Covington, DUI- alcohol, fleeing or attempting to elude a police officer - M, improper lane usage, no seat belt, reckless driving, vehicle to stay on right side of roadway, speeding.

• Trevor Caine Parks, 24, Heritage Way, Covington, simple battery - FV, probation violation.

• Justin Raphael Spurley, 31, Margaret Place SW, Atlanta, driving while license suspended or revoked - M, failure to stop at stop sign, fleeing or attempting to elude police officer - F, improper passing, reckless driving, speeding.

Aleshia Roxanne Wyatt, 38, homeless, battery - FV, criminal trespass - FV.

• Ashley Nichole Anglin, 35, Hazel Street, Porterdale, driving while license suspended or revoked - M, operation of vehicle without current plate, possession of methamphetamine.

• Brianna Kyira Strong, 23, Lumby Lane, Covington, criminal damage to property - second degree, simple assault, terroristic threats or acts - M.

M — Misdemeanor, F — Felony, FV — Family Violence

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Senior Reporter

Born and raised in Decatur, Ga. Graduated from Shorter College in Rome, Ga. in 1979 with B.A. in Communications. Worked in community newspapers for 26 years. Started at Rockdale Citizen/Newton Citizen in January 2016.

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