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Woman arrested after allegedly attempting to steal jewelry at Beall's in Ocala

Stephanie A. Sullivan Marion County sheriff's deputies responded to the Beall's located at 9598 SW 114th St. in reference to theft, according to an arrest report. Upon arrival, deputies made contact with the store's loss prevention team. One loss prevention officer stated that he observed 26-year-ol

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 12:17:39

Man rapes woman he met at pool hall in bed of truck, Ocala police say

OCALA, Fla. - A man is accused of raping a woman in the bed of a truck after he met her at a pool hall then leaving the victim nearly naked, crying and disoriented, according to the Ocala Police Department. A Marion County Sheriff's Office deputy was parked at Payday Loans on Pine Avenue around 3:3

CLICK ORLANDO - 2018-01-17 17:01:29

Weather forecast: Frost likely overnight, milder Friday afternoon

Expect another cold night tonight. High pressure builds in with lighter winds tonight. The air is still dry which would cut down on the frost potential. But, the winds will go very light after midnight so we will set the stage for good radiational cooling. Last night the temperatures were fairly uni

BAY NEWS 9 - 2018-01-19 01:27:00

MCSO: After driver's arrest, 8-year-old girl had box of drugs

Mersades Lyn McFaulds, 29, was arrested charges including felony drug possession and contributing to the delinquency of a minor. Sheriff's deputies say a Summerfield woman pulled over for driving on a suspended license told an 8-year-old girl to take care of a box of drugs. Mersades Lyn McFaulds, 29

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 14:16:37

Community news and events for Jan. 19 and beyond

Coats still needed Suzanne McGuire, director of Family, School & Community Engagement for Marion County Public Schools, says there is a continued need for coats and jackets for the Homeless Children program. Needed are girls sizes 6, 7, 8, 10, 12 and 14; boys sizes 10, 12, 14 and 16; and juniors sma

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-19 07:01:00

MCSO: Man armed with sword tried to enter home

SILVER SPRINGS SHORES - A man who used a sword to break windows and stab a door multiple times was arrested by sheriff's deputies early Wednesday morning in Silver Springs Shores. A man in the home told deputies that Michael J. Hensley, 65, arrived at the residence on Cherry Road and got out of a ve

STAR-BANNER - 2018-01-18 14:52:00

22-year-old driver arrested on DUI charge after crash in Marion County

A 22-year-old was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence after causing a crash on Monday in Marion County.Megan Sain Megan Leigh Sain of Dunnellon was driving a 2013 Hyundai Sonata southbound on U.S. 41 when her vehicle struck the rear of a 2017 Nissan NV3500 driven by 23-year-old Victo

VILLAGES-NEWS.COM - 2018-01-18 21:11:01

Police: 2 'armed and dangerous' men sought after man killed in Tavares

Florida man brutally murders ex-wife after fight about infidelity, sheriff says Officers were called to the complex after a woman called 911 screaming for help. Meraz died at the scene. Witnesses said two men fled the scene in a white Chevy Avalanche that had body damage. Police said the men are

WFTV - 2018-01-17 21:52:27

Woman shot inside Richmond apartment after gunfire exchange

RICHMOND, Va. - A woman has been transported to the hospital after being struck by gunfire while inside a South Richmond apartment Thursday night. Police said the shooting happened at approximately 9 p.m. at Southwood Apartments in the 1500 block of Clarkson Road. Investigators say there was a gunfi

WTVR-TV - 2018-01-19 04:14:36

Public hearing on Louisa intersection project sceduled

The Virginia Department of Transportation plans to hold a public design hearing on a proposed intersection improvement on Route 22-208 (Davis Highway) at Route 767 (School Bus Road) in Louisa County. VDOT is proposing relocating Route 767 to create a four-way intersection at Davis Highway and Route

DAILY PROGRESS - 2018-01-19 00:53:00

Former Charlottesville Police Officer Appears in Court Behind Closed Doors

The former Charlottesville police officer accused of sexually assaulting a woman was back in court on Thursday, January 18, but the hearing was done behind locked doors. Christopher Seymore is facing two counts of forcible sodomy, and was fired from the department after the allegations came to light

NBC 29 NEWS - 2018-01-18 22:09:00

Local delegate proposes $100 fine for driving with snow on your car

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) -- CBS 6 reports that safety groups are warning drivers to make sure they clear snow and ice off their vehicles before driving on Virginia roadways, and one state lawmaker has proposed a law that would fine drivers who fail to do so. HB 207, introduced by delegate Mike Mullin fr

WTKR - 2018-01-19 00:28:24

Squad refutes suit's claims

The Orange County (volunteer) Rescue Squad has responded to a joint lawsuit filed by Orange County and the Town of Orange asking the court to dismiss the complaint. Within the squad's reply, filed January 5, the organization requests further information on many of the lawsuit's 47 allegations, and

DAILY PROGRESS - 2018-01-18 22:25:00

Richmond mother still waiting for heat to be fixed has nowhere else to go

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) - A Richmond mother who first came to 8News weeks ago from a house with no heat or water says the issues still have not been fixed at her rental house. Latoya Jones told 8News that her heat and water still has not been fixed, even after two weeks and having paid her rent on time

WRIC TV - 2018-01-19 00:04:23

1 person injured in shooting at South Richmond apartment

A woman is in the hospital after a shooting at a South Richmond apartment complex on Thursday. It happened at the Southwood Apartments around 9 p.m. Police say multiple shots were fired outside the apartment. One of the bullets went through a wall and struck the victim in the shoulder. She was taken

NBC12 - 2018-01-19 04:15:53

When sleeping on the street in bitter weather feels 'fine'

RICHMOND, Va. -- Meet Rosemary. She's 72, from Tennessee by way of New York. She's been sleeping sitting up on a near West End sidewalk this bitter winter, wrapped in blankets and a sleeping bag and covered in plastic. I went by to check on her Wednesday night and posted this on Facebook with a phot

WTVR-TV - 2018-01-19 05:52:59

Fire officials say Petaluma house fire started by resident

Petaluma fire officials are investigating a house fire that was reportedly started by a resident with a history of drug use, officials said. The fire was first reported Wednesday night at 7:07 p.m. at a home on the 500 block of Albert Way in Petaluma. When fire fighters arrived, they noticed smoke c

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-01-18 15:57:00

Woman, 18, in serious condition after losing arm in west county crash

Sebastopol resident Amanda Odeen, 18, remained in a Santa Rosa hospital Wednesday in serious condition following Monday's crash that took her right arm. Odeen was being treated in intensive care at Santa Rosa Memorial Hospital, according to a hospital official. She suffered life-threatening injuries

PRESSDEMOCRAT.COM - 2018-01-18 00:19:00

Storm system moves on Bay Area, heavy rain expected Sunday

KTVU meteorologist says there will be heavy fog in the morning with with cold temperatures and light rain arriving this afternoon for northern areas such as Mendocino County and possibly Santa Rosa. Media: KTVU A storm system is moving into the Bay Area on Thursday, which should bring rain by mid-m

SFGATE - 2018-01-18 15:47:00

Oh rats! Petaluma scurries to clean up downtown rodent problem

As Petaluma's downtown economy booms, local officials are working to address a vexing issue that's quickly become a rat's nest for waterfront tenants. The conglomeration of various rodents, which have infested the riverfront promenade, have terrorized tourists, temporarily shut down the city's only

PETALUMA 360 - 2018-01-18 23:05:00