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Man arrested after leading deputy on chase a former Leesburg basketball standout | Villages-News.com

Joe Toolie III, 24, who was arrested by Lake County deputies after a sheriff’s K-9tracked him to his house at 215 Bisby St. in Leesburg, was a 6-foot-3-inch junior point guard with an extremely promising future on the Leesburg team that won the Class 4A state championship in March 2011. He was named

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-10-16 19:24:45

No fencing, K9 on site when Lake County inmate escaped work detail

LAKE COUNTY, Fla.-When a state inmate walked away from a work detail at the end of May, there were no fences blocking his path and no K9 on site to track him, 9 Investigates uncovered.

WFTV - 2018-10-18 00:04:21

Missing Massachusetts boy found safe two years later in Orange County

The Orange County Sheriff's Office says that there Missing Persons Unit was contacted by the Webster Massachusetts Police Department regarding a 2016 abduction that occurred within their jurisdiction. The biological mother, Christina Hale, abducted her then 3-year-old son, Matthew Hale.

FOX35ORLANDO.COM - 2018-10-17 18:58:00

Police: Florida barber arrested in sex sting claims he just wanted 'to see sting in action'

James Bowen, the 34-year-old co-owner of Bob’s Barbershop in Gainesville, was arrested at Racetrac station in Deltona in what’s being called “Operation Unlawful Attraction,” the Daytona Beach News-Journal reported. Bowen reportedly showed up wearing a shirt that read: “I would cuddle you so much har

WOGX.COM - 2018-10-17 13:01:00

Suspect who shot man outside of Ocoee bar turns himself in

OCOEE, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- The Orange County Sheriff's Office says that a suspect who has been on the run since last week has turned himself in.They say that Lathon Jean Yee is accused ofshooting another man outside of Frank's Place in Ocoeelast week. Police say it started as an argument over a shot

FOX35ORLANDO.COM - 2018-10-17 13:29:00

Woman sets underwear rack on fire at Macy's in Ocala, police say

“The safety of our shoppers, retailers and employees is our top priority. We are working closely with the Ocala Police Department as they investigate this incident further,” said the mall’s website.

WFTV - 2018-10-16 17:59:59

Legacy High goes pink for cheer coach | West Orange Times & Observer | West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

The cheerleading coach at Legacy High School, in Ocoee, said she noticed some changes in her skin — redness and a large indention — in April, but she didn’t take measures until she felt the lump in her breast.

ORANGEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-10-17 19:49:29

The Planet Festival in Fruitland Park, Florida - MUSICFESTNEWS

The Planet Festivalrolls into Windy Acres Farms in Fruitland Park FL Thursday, October 18th, for four days. Its express purpose:Raising awareness of social and environmental issues with music for the love of Christ.

MUSICFESTNEWS.COM - 2018-10-17 15:28:33

Housekeeper wanted for jewelry heist | Windermere Observer | West Orange Times & Windermere Observer

Windermere Police Department detectives need the public’s help in locating t$30,000 worth of stolen pieces of jewelry, as well as the suspect they believe took them from a Windermere home.

ORANGEOBSERVER.COM - 2018-10-16 14:44:39

Man arrested on DUI, manslaughter charges in connection to triple-fatal crash near Gates

David Balfour Trimble, 31, is being held without bail at Marion County Jail on three counts of first-degree manslaughter, second-degree assault, DUI and reckless driving.

STATESMAN JOURNAL - 2018-10-16 16:30:00

A haven of stability for U.S. homeowners

The Village of Collier at Antrim Dells is shown from above. The nation fell into a recession late in 2008, but The Villages’ strong economy helped the community weather the storm. Overall, home values have increased by 6.1 percent from the peak before the crash through July.Matt Fry, Daily Sun

VILLAGES DAILY SUN - 2018-10-17 10:00:00

Dispute over money leads to assault, drug-dealing charges for Homosassa woman

An argument over money between an alleged drug dealer and her borrower caught the attention of police and led to the Sunday arrest of a Homosassa woman for selling methamphetamine and pills.While responding Sunday afternoon to a report that a man struck a vehicle with a baseball bat, Citrus County S

RIVERLAND NEWS - 2018-10-16 15:16:00

Man wearing 'I would cuddle you so much harder' T-shirt arrested in online predator sting

VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla.- Volusia County, state and federal authorities worked together recently on an undercover operation to arrest men who they say were attempting to meet young girls for sex using social media to lure potential victims.

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Four people arrested in connection to vehicle burglaries

OCALA, Fla. (WCJB)-11 unlocked vehicles were broken into in Ocala overnight, but eventually, four people were arrested.

WCJB - 2018-10-16 06:07:00

Orlando gas station sold counterfeit bongs, lawsuit claims

ORLANDO, Fla.- A California company that manufactures water pipes, commonly known as bongs, has filed a federal lawsuit against a Orlando gas station for allegedly selling counterfeit smoking products inscribed with the company's trademarked brand name.

CLICK ORLANDO - 2018-10-16 19:33:14

Man punches woman for driving slow in school zone, deputies say

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla.- An Orlando man is in jail after another driver said he assaulted her during a road rage incident.According to the Orange County Sheriff's Office, the victim reported the incident Friday morning near Hiawassee Elementary School.More News HeadlinesRoad rage in Orlando: Tips for ke

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Hernando deputies: Mom charged with murder after hot-car death said she had left kids in car before

Cami Lee Moyer, 38, faces murder and child neglect charges. She was arrested Oct. 9, nearly two months after her son, Keyton O'Callaghan, was found by his father in the backseat of a hot car outside Moyer's Elgin Boulevard home. She has been in the Hernando County jail since Oct. 1, when she was boo

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Wildwood woman nabbed at Dollar General store with backpack full of items | Villages-News.com

The manager told the deputy that Patricia Paige Dunn, 51, walked into the store, located at 16630 S U.S. 301 in Summerfield, shortly after 8 a.m. and “loaded approximately 15 items” valued at $30.15 into her backpack. Dunn then walked past the cash registers and left the store, a sheriff’s office re

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM

Dunnellon man dies after falling out of moving car on North Florida interstate

At around 12:30 a.m., 35-year-old Susan Marie Baccili and her passenger, 39-year-old Anthony Baccili, were traveling in a 2005 Buick LaCrosse north on Interstate 75 near mile marker 437, according to a crash report from the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP).

RIVERLAND NEWS

Fatal car accident in Alachua County

ByA car accident in Gainesville left a woman dead after she failed to turn a curve on SR 26|Posted:Mon 8:02 AM, Oct 15, 2018|Updated: Mon 8:17 AM, Oct 15, 2018

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