Thursday, October 29, 2009
Pete Newman fails to show for hearing, arrest warrant issued
An arrest warrant was issued for former Kanakuk Kamp counselor Pete Newman after he failed to appear for a hearing today in Taney County Circuit Court.
Newman's bond was increased to $100,000, according to online court records. It had been $50,000.
Newman is charged with four felony sex crimes involving underaged boys. More information came be found in this post from earlier today.
UPDATE: Newman arrives late with lawyer.