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 Pardon and Parole.

• Austin Hunter Adams, 22, Athens, probation violation.

• Brandy Lynn Alexander, 46, Waterford Road, tampering with evidence — M (2), theft by receiving stolen property — M.

• Jonathan James Allman, 33, Ellijay, probation violation.

• Ashley Norine Baird, 32, Eatonton, probation violation.

• Anthony Carlos Baisden, 36, Monroe, probation violation.

• Kelvin Beckham, 61, Atlanta, probation violation.

• Alec Thomas Bedard, 28, Decatur, public indecency.

• Melvin Ellis Bridges, 51, Carrolton, probation violation.

• Michael Alan Brown, 52, Turner Lake Circle, burglary — first degree.

• Alexus Michelle Clark, 22, Longstreet Circle, probation violation.

• Camry Angel-Gayle Clark, 21, Wellington Ridge, theft by shoplifting — M.

• Tiffany Cheryl Davis, 43, Lithonia, probation violation.

• Elizabeth Faith Day, 32, Lakeview Drive, probation violation.

• Johnathon Patrick Hansen, 24, Commons Drive, improper lane usage, possession of marijuana less than an ounce, possession of Schedule I controlled substance.

• Ernest Tyler Harris, 44, Loganville, probation violation.

• Franklin Dale Harris, 34, Hale Drive, Oxford, probation violation.

• Quitia Shalawn Hollins, 32, Lithonia, criminal damage to property — first degree — FV.

• Lucky Benhur Huynh, 23, Jackson State Prison, parole violation.

• Jermaine Jefferies, 39, Green Acres Drive, aggravated stalking, terroristic threats and acts — F, probation violation.

• Nathanael Paul Johnson, 35, Jacksonville, Fla., possession of marijuana less than an ounce.

• Delvin Jermaine Jones, 28, Jacksonville, Fla., possession of marijuana less than an ounce, possession of Schedule I controlled substance, receipt, possession or transfer of firearm by convicted felon, theft by receiving stolen property — F.

• John Huey Lester, 65, Magnet Road, aggravated assault — FV, false imprisonment — FV, terroristic threats — FV — F.

• Leon Schnard Lewis, 39, Lithonia, financial transaction card fraud (2), possession of marijuana less than an ounce, possession of cocaine, unlawful to possess or display or use any false, fraudulent or altered ID document, willful obstruction of law enforcement officers.

• Osie Ager Lewis, 37, Ga. Highway 212, probation violation.

• Merlin Louis Maddox, 60, Bethany Road, probation violation.

• Jonathon Lee Maness, 24, Magnet Road, probation violation.

• Arrief Lamont McKenzie, 49, Keyton Drive, battery — FV.

• Kiana Michelle Mullins, 24, River Walk Farm Parkway, arson — first degree.

• Keyondre Bernard Preston, 18, Decatur, aggravated assault, armed robbery, murder; felony murder.

• David Ruffin Jr., 37, Shiver Boulevard, probation violation.

• William Joseph Tanner, 35, Anderson Circle, battery — FV, cruelty to children — first degree — FV.

• Christopher Jermaine Taylor, 42, Conyers, terrorist threats and acts — F.

• Brian Christopher Whitmire, 37, Edge Drive, Oxford, battery — FV, disorderly conduct.

• Terry Louis Adams, 59, Pine Needle Drive, driving while license is suspended or revoked, knowingly driving motor vehicle on suspended, canceled or revoked registration.

• Derrick Nashorn Belcher, 40, E. Richardson Street, Oxford, public drunkenness.

• Joshua Matthew Benton, 30, Oaks Landing Drive, willful obstruction of law enforcement officers.

• Dianna Elizabeth Capps, 58, Winder, theft by shoplifting — M.

• Dianna Elizabeth Capps, 58, Athens, theft by shoplifting — M.

• Kerri Dawn Carter, 42, E. Palmetto Street, Porterdale, battery.

• Alejandro Chapa, 18, Holly Hill Drive, possession of marijuana less than an ounce, operation of vehicle without current license plate.

• Alma Yardia Delgado, 34, Mountain View Lane, driving without valid license, speeding — 10-14 over, vehicles to drive on right side of roadway.

• Katie Marie Dingler, 26, Riverbrooke Trail, driving without headlights in the dark, DUI — alcohol.

• Tequila Desha Fair, 34, Lakemere Lane, driving while license is suspended or revoked, failure to yield right-of-way, hit and run; driver to stop at or return to scene of accident.

• Amanda Shanecca Gray, 26, Monroe, disorderly conduct.

• Lisa Renee Gray, 54, Luke Lane, identity theft fraud when using/possessing identification info concerning a person, theft by taking — F.

• Shanna Maxine Hall, 33, Alcovy Drive, Social Circle, theft by shoplifting — M.

• Cortless Raymond Hardeman, 24, Pebble Brook Pass, driving while license is suspended or revoked.

• Lisa Marie Herman, 63, Countryside Lake, terroristic threats and acts — M.

• Sirnonte Gage Hill, 17, Amberjack Trail, driving without valid license — M, possession of marijuana less than an ounce.

• Kobie Dalton Hinson, 17, Macedonia Road, financial transaction card fraud.

• Cameron Lee Hinton, 17, Lackey Road, speeding (35-44 over).

• Todd Michael Jones, 27, Jackson, DUI — alcohol, following too closely.

• Tyrell Damon Jones, 25, Gross Lake Parkway, aggravated assault, criminal damage to property — second degree.

• Demetris Ramon Lowe, 27, Middleton Drive, public drunkenness.

• Ricalus Davon Marshall, 47, Lakeside Circle, simple assault — FV.

• Marcus Temond McDonald, 43, Queensland Lane, DUI — alcohol, speeding (14-24 over).

• Kenzya Dalayjha Nash, 19, Turner Lake Road, disorderly conduct.

• Demetrius Rashaad Nimons, 26, Mincy Way, cruelty to animals, reckless conduct.

• Diamond De’Adrian Norman, 21, Ga. Highway 142, disorderly conduct.

• Tamieka Rashieda Rankine, 18, Gum Creek Road, theft by shoplifting — M.

• Stephanie Jean Salayko, 29, Spruce Street, Porterdale, drugs to be kept in original container, possession of marijuana less than an ounce, sale, distribution or possession of dangerous drugs.

• Jake Lyle Scruggs, 18, Pitts Chapel Road, Newborn, reckless driving, speeding (35-44 over).

• Titus Abdullah Saeed Titus, 20, Northwood Springs Drive, Oxford, abandonment of dependent child.

• Kanisha Andrea Tong, 26, Shiver Boulevard, theft by shoplifting — M.

• David Bryant Walker, 32, Piper Road, theft by taking — F.

• Robert John Whitlow, 52, Oak View Drive, pointing or aiming a gun or pistol at another, reckless conduct.

• Jason Juan Williams, 48, Eastwood Forest, probation violation.

• Charles Roberts Williamson, 52, Monticello, theft by shoplifting — M.

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

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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