Obamacare And Healthcare.gov Putting Americans At Risk

Obamacare And Healthcare.gov Putting Americans At Risk

  Washington — America sat back and watched as ‘Obamacare’ launched then quickly burst into flames as the website that the government spent millions to build, failed. What Americans may not know is what lurks in the background of Healthcare.gov. Reports show that millions of unknowing Americans are being set up for identity theft. Investigations […]

Howard Hill released from jail and on the loose

Howard Hill released from jail and on the loose

  Silver Springs Shores, Florida — Residents in the Silver Springs Shores area should be aware that Howard Hill, one of three men arrested for an armed home invasion that occurred in Silver Springs Shores, has been released from jail. The release came on November 12, 2013, after the state attorney announced that they do […]

Charles Messina Molested A 91 Year Old

Charles Messina Molested A 91 Year Old

  Ocala Florida — An arrest was made by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office on November 12, 2013, after a man allegedly molested a 91-year-old woman. According to reports, the staff of Emeritus House at Ocala West, notified authorities stating that Charles W. Messina, 63, was visiting an elderly dementia patient in the Memory Care […]

Polk County Annual Pet Fest 2013

Polk County Annual Pet Fest 2013

  Polk County, Florida — The Polk County Sheriff’s Animal Control Section is once again hosting its annual Pet Fest from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm on Saturday, December 7, 2013, at the facility, located at 7115 De Castro Road, Winter Haven in Winter Haven just off the Polk Parkway near the Polk County landfill. […]

Alarion Bank Robbery Suspect Renita Rayner On The Run

Alarion Bank Robbery Suspect Renita Rayner On The Run

  Ocala, Florida — The hunt is on for a black female who robbed a bank just before 1:00 p.m. on November 12, 2013. It happened at the Alarion Bank located at 7605 SW State Road 200 in Ocala. Authorities say the woman got away with an undetermined amount of money. The woman was described […]

Black Friday Flyers 2013

Black Friday Flyers 2013

  Attention holiday shoppers, there is an ad leak in isle four. Every year thousands of shoppers plan their “attack” for Black Friday shopping, some even taking it to the extreme and mapping out the store prior to arriving. It is the thrill and excitement of the hunt as one person described it to Ocala […]

Bruce Robinson Arrested Bail Set At $100,000

Bruce Robinson Arrested Bail Set At $100,000

  WARNING: This article contains graphic testimony from the victim. Ocala, Florida — A registered sex offender from Ocala is in jail again after sexually abusing a 15-year-old girl back in September 2013. On October 30, 2013, the victim reported that on the evening of September 26, 2013, Bruce M. Robinson forced her to have […]

Bring The Harvest Home Helping The Needy For The Holidays

Bring The Harvest Home Helping The Needy For The Holidays

  Marion County food pantries are facing nearly bare shelves, having seen an estimated 25 percent increase in the amount of new families requesting help with groceries. And while new face after new face has shown up at Brother’s Keeper, Interfaith and the Salvation Army, donations have dwindled. This has left our food pantries in […]

Michael Dunning Arrested After His Wife Turned Him In

Michael Dunning Arrested After His Wife Turned Him In

  Panama City Beach, Florida — A man has been arrested for voyeurism after his wife found a video tape containing images of women in the restroom at Pineapple Willy’s located at 9875 South Thomas Drive in Panama City Beach. Michael Edward Dunning, 29, of North Longwood Circle, Panama City, who was an employee of […]

Owner Blowin’ Smoke Vicki Macko Arrested

Owner Blowin’ Smoke Vicki Macko Arrested

  Citrus County, Florida — After a year of investigations, detectives with the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office Tactical Impact Unit along with agents from FDLE launched search warrants in three smoke shops Thursday which have been selling illegal synthetic cannabis (commonly known as Spice or K2). Happy Timez Tobacco Shop in Inverness, Blowin’ Smoke in […]

Real Estate In Florida Being Sold To Foreigners

Real Estate In Florida Being Sold To Foreigners

  Ocala, Florida — Real estate sales are on the rise in Marion County. The economy seems to be improving, and more people are buying homes and taking advantage of the low prices from short sales. The Florida Realtor Association wrote in July , “U.S. Consumer Confidence is up 7 points from May but even […]

Cole Decker Released After Posting A $75,000 Bond

Cole Decker Released After Posting A $75,000 Bond

  Marion County — Marion County residents beware of a dangerous sex offender who was released from the Marion County Jail on bond at 11:49 a.m. on Thursday, November 7, 2013. Cole Stephen Decker, 19, as of October 30, 2013, was being held on one count of Capital Sexual Battery on a Child under 12 […]

Police officer Daniel Gonzales Arrested For Sexual Abuse

Police officer Daniel Gonzales Arrested For Sexual Abuse

  Dillingham, Alaska — Alaska state troopers had been investigating accusations that a police officer with the Togiak Village Police Department had sex with a minor in his patrol car for several days when the man confessed. Police officer Daniel A. Gonzales, 22, was arrested Friday after he admitted to having sex with the minor […]

$20,000 Reward For Information On Two Captured Murderers

$20,000 Reward For Information On Two Captured Murderers

  Central Florida Crimeline is joining the Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Attorney General Pam Bondi, in offering up to a $20,000 reward for information related to the investigation into escaped inmates Charles Walker and Joseph Jenkins. Walker and Jenkins were both serving life sentences but were mistakenly released after someone on the outside […]

30th Annual Light Up Ocala

30th Annual Light Up Ocala

  Light Up Ocala, the community’s official kick off of the holiday season, is held on the Downtown square on November 23, 2013. The Parade begins at 4:30 p.m. and the “Lighting of Ocala” will take place at 7:30 p.m., presuming there won’t be any technical difficulties. There will be entertainment, food, activities, and vendor […]

Family Dollar Robbed Authorities Need Your Help

Family Dollar Robbed Authorities Need Your Help

  Volusia County, Florida — The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office needs the public’s help to catch a man who committed an armed robbery in Deltona on the morning of Tuesday, November 5, 2013. Around 7:30 a.m. a woman called the sheriff’s office to report that she had been robbed as she walked out of the […]

Robert Buchanan Arrested For Sexual Battery

Robert Buchanan Arrested For Sexual Battery

  Summerfield, Florida — On November 4, 2013, a woman called the Marion County Sheriff’s to report that the 19-year-old boy identified as Robert Lee Buchanan, had sexually molested her daughter. According to reports, the victim’s mother advised deputies that Buchanan is a family friend who had been living with them for several months. The […]

Drug Take-Back Day 2013 Was A Success

Drug Take-Back Day 2013 Was A Success

  Washington – The American people have again responded in droves to the most recent DEA-led National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Last Saturday citizens turned in 647,211 pounds (324 tons) of expired and unwanted medications for safe and proper disposal at the 4,114 take-back sites that were available in all 50 states, the District of […]

U.S. Postal Worker Alzet Parker Arrested

U.S. Postal Worker Alzet Parker Arrested

  Palm Beach County, Florida — U.S. Postal Employee Alzet Parker, 51, of 1767 North Jog Road, Apt 106, West Palm Beach was arrested and transported to the Federal Court house for fraudulent use of credit cards. Parker had been steeling credit cards from postal customers since 2012 and then using the cards for her […]

Big Oak Tow Truck Carjacked

Big Oak Tow Truck Carjacked

  Marion County — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two suspects who carjacked a tow truck driver. This incident took place around 12:45 a.m., Wednesday, November 06,2013 along the 8400 block of NW 193rd Street in Reddick. The victim [driver] told detectives he got a call to tow a vehicle to Gainesville. […]