COLVILLE, Wash. -- A police officer in Colville has been charged with seven counts in Stevens County. The charges include Unlawful Imprisonment and multiple charges of Sexual Misconduct.
Court documents filed said that more than five women are accusing Rex Newport of sexual misconduct from earlier in 2013. In some cases, they said Newport had sex with them but others said he touched them without their permission.
Newport denied the allegations to the Stevens County Sheriff's Office. He has been on administrative leave since March.