Newton Police Department
• Sierra A.N. Etter, 19, of Newton, was charged with possession of drug paraphernalia at midnight July 2 in the 300 block of South 11th Avenue West. According to the Newton Police Department, officers observed a white car in the parking lot of Maytag Park. The occupant was identified as Etter. When Etter rolled down the window of her vehicle, officers smelled marijuana and she said the roach was on her dash. Officers found the marijuana cigarette and a plastic bag with a green leafy substance. Officers could see an open bottle of alcohol, and Etter stated she had been drinking. She was arrested and taken to the Jasper County Jail.