On Tuesday, September 11, 2018 the Newton County Sheriff’s Office was called out to the burglary of a habitation on Gunter Road, which is CR 2132 off of Hwy. 692 in the northern end of Newton County. A man called in and told the Sheriff’s Office he was chasing an older model two-toned truck occupied by two males. The caller said the neighbors were not home at the time of the burglary. The caller lost sight of the truck on County Road 2107. After further investigation, deputies were able to locate and identify three black males and a black female.
Kenterian Adams and LaShonte Wafer were booked into the Newton County Jail and Jakobe Lewis and Lorenzo Hunter are still at large. The Sheriff is asking for help in locating Lewis and Hunter. If anyone has any information on their whereabouts please call 409-379-3636 or any law enforcement agency. You do not have to give your name. All four subjects have been charged but are not convicted at this time.