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JSO responding to 'suicidal subject' on Acosta Bridge, northbound lanes closed
LOCALJSO responding to 'suicidal subject' on Acosta Bridge, northbound lanes closedThe Jacksonville Sheriff's Office is working an incident Saturday night involving a suicidal subject on the Acosta Bridge.The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office is working an incident Saturday night involving a suicidal su
Jacksonville 9-year-old found safe after intensive search
"It was just so many emotions. I mean I was just very happy. And most of all I was just overwhelmed with, I just had so much help,” Abraham Corbett said.
Florida man arrested after Brunswick credit union robbed
BRUNSWICK, Ga.- Police arrested a South Florida man Friday afternoon less than an hour after a Brunswick credit union was robbed, authorities said.
A father’s love: local dad reacts after his daughter runs away to grandparent’s house
“I’ve learned that every member of my family has different needs and we can work together to get through anything,” Corbett said after his young daughter, Camille Corbett, 9, ran away from home Friday morning.
Residents fed up with yard-waste pickup
Wally Mathis, a resident of Union Street in Brunswick, looks at a pile of yard waste behind his home on Wednesday. Mathis said the pile has been there for two months.
Woman suspected in Fla. mom's disappearance had double life, vanished from Pa. in 2004
Kimberly Kessler, last seen by her family in Pennsylvania in 2004, had apparently been living under an assumed identity in Florida when she started working about a month ago at the same Yulee hair salon as Joleen Jensen Cummings, who vanished on Mother's Day. Nassau County Sheriff Bill Leeper said T
Child living in suspected St. Augustine drug home, five arrested | Depend On WOKV - Jacksonville's News, Weather, and Traffic | www.wokv.com
The arrest report for 32-year-old Melissa Lazerte says she is the homeowner, and her child was also in the home when investigators arrived. The age of the child has been redacted, but the report says the child was able to reach drugs and paraphernalia, which was unsecured.
c. 1888 – Fernandina Beach, FL – $765,000 | Old House Dreams
One of the last remaining Captains Houses in Old Town Fernandina Beach, this beauty built in 1888-89 by river pilot BJ McNeil has undergone a magnificent renovation. Located on three lots, two of which are buildable if desired, this home has one of the largest fully fenced lots in the area. The home
Jacksonville man allegedly murdered by stepdad, mother and dad's girlfriend arrested
On March 6, officers were dispatched to the 6800 block of Langford Road in response to suspicious people running in the area. They spoke with Stacey Studemire, Kelly's mother, and Kelly's current girlfriend who told police that Kelly was chased out of the home by three men and they had not seen him
Man convicted in deadly shooting of man at gas station
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- A 34-year-old man was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday in the April 2015 shooting death of Troy Colton and was sentenced to life in prison without possibility of parole, according to the State Attorney's Office.
Incident reports provided by Folkston Police
The following arrests were made April 1 through April 28.April 1: Gregory Earl Cockfield charged with driving while license suspended/revoked, marijuana less than one ounce, speeding, and open container violation. Markee Antavious Mitchell charged with marijuana less than one ounce and open containe
Nassau Sheriff: Evidence indicates missing mother is not alive, | Depend On WOKV - Jacksonville's News, Weather, and Traffic | www.wokv.com
WOKV has been following this investigation since NCSO released information about this case last Monday, May 14th. Cummings had been last seen Saturday, May 12th, at her work at Tangles Salon on East State Road 200 in Fernandina Beach. She was supposed to pick up her children from her ex-husband the
State of Emergency declared in Florida for Subtropical Storm Alberto
JACKSONVILLE, Fla.- Governor Rick Scott issued Executive Order 18-150 declaring a state of emergency in all 67 Florida counties as the state continues to monitor and prepare for Subtropical Storm Alberto. By declaring this state of emergency, Governor Scott is ensuring that state and local governmen
Police searching for missing 9-year-old girl last seen on Jacksonville's northside
She was last seen wearing a white shirt and purple pajama pants. She may have changed clothes, however. She was believed to have left her home around 5 a.m. it is unknown where she may have gone, according to the Sheriff's Office.
Jacksonville attorney Anthony Blackburn disbarred | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record - Jacksonville, Florida
“In summary, evidenced by this Court’s case law, under no circumstances should an attorney representing a client expose that client to unwanted sexual relations of any kind. Respondent’s conduct, which exploited his clients’ circumstances for his own personal benefit, ‘breeds contempt and distrust o
Two arrested after police intercept $10K marijuana delivery
VALDOSTA, Ga. (WTXL) -Police say a tip lead them to intercept a delivery of more than $10,000 worth of marijuana to a Valdosta home.On Thursday, the Valdosta Police Department received information about a large amount of marijuana beingdelivered to a home in the 1100 block of Albert Street.
26 Wildlight Elementary students safe after bus crash in Yulee
YULEE, Fla.- The last day of school started off with scare for students headed to Wildlight Elementary.26 students were on their way to school when their bus crashed into a truck on State Road 200 and William Burgess Road, Friday morning.Although trooper with the Florida Highway Patrol said injuries
'Why have mercy on her soul?' Dramatic testimony in Gloria Williams case becomes public
Two days of emotional testimony from the Gloria Williams sentencing hearing has been transcribed to paper – but is no less dramatic in written form.Nearly 400 pages of transcripts are now available online, including Williams' account of how she kidnapped baby Kamiyah Mobley in 1998 from a Jacksonvil
Missing person case takes bizarre twist
"The address that she gave the owner of the shop where she was supposed to be living was a bogus address," said Nassau County Sheriff Bill Leeper says of the suspect, 50-year-old Kimberly Kessler.
Motion filed to increase suspect's bond after Nassau mom's disappearance
YULEE, Fla.- As detectives with the Nassau County Sheriff's Office continue to sift through evidence in the disappearance of Joleen Cummings, the State Attorney's Office has filed a motion to increase the bond for Jennifer Sybert, the suspect in the mother of three's disappearance.