Wednesday, May 18, 2016
Hearing for former Diamond School Board member postponed
Russow is charged with two counts of statutory rape.
The probable cause affidavit from Newton County Deputy Mike Barnett.indicated Russow, 44,had sex with a 16-year-old twice at his Diamond home. Those are the instances that resulted in the charge, but in the affidavit, Barnett says the girl told him the two had sex in other locations, prior to the two alleged occasions at Russow's home.
Russow resigned from the Diamond School Board April 6.