Man attempted to escape custody during hearing

Man attempted to escape custody during hearing

Ocala, Florida — Three Marion County Sheriff’s Office Bailiffs stationed at the Marion County Courthouse chased and apprehended out-of-custody inmate, Sonny Stehr, 24, Wednesday afternoon after he ran out of his pre-trial conference hearing. Honorable Judge Hale Stancil had just revoked Stehr’s bond for possession of Dilaudid (hydromorphone) and possession of methamphetamine, which meant he […]

Two deputies injured after a meth lab exploded

Two deputies injured after a meth lab exploded

  Daytona Beach, Florida — Two Volusia County sheriff’s deputies, two adults, and an eight-month-old baby were taken to a hospital after a meth lab explosion today. Hazmat was dispatched to the area and residents were asked to stay indoors. According to the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office, the incident happened at approximately 11:30 a.m., Wednesday, […]

Two arrested after assaulting teen; witnesses described them as trash

Two arrested after assaulting teen; witnesses described them as trash

[Last updated at 2:38 p.m., January 22, 2015, to include information from a second report received from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office] Ocala, Florida — Deputies responded to a mobile home park in Ocala, following reports of a male suspect assaulting a 17-year-old female victim. Upon making contact with the victim, deputies learned that Tayon […]

Couple arrested after video showed baby with gun

Couple arrested after video showed baby with gun

Evansville, Indiana — An Indiana couple was arrested on multiple charges after police found cellphone videos of a baby playing with a .40 caliber handgun. According to police, the video was discovered during an investigation in which Michael Barnes, 19, attempted to sell a firearm to an undercover Evansville police officer. After Barnes was arrested, […]

Woman arrested, high speed chase with small children in front seat

Woman arrested, high speed chase with small children in front seat

Marion oaks — Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies located and arrested Stephanie Jones, 23, after she fled from a traffic stop on December 28, 2014. According to reports, while patrolling the Marion Oaks area, Deputy Tanya Rodriguez saw a silver four-door vehicle at the intersection of SW 35th Court Road and Marion Oaks Manor with two […]

Giggle girls arrested again

Giggle girls arrested again

Ocala, Florida — You might remember the two women that were arrested in December of 2014, that literally laughed all the way to jail. Well, the giggle girls have been arrested again. Cassandra Brown, 22, and Stephanie Brown, 23, are now set to serve nearly 30-days in jail. A warrant was issued for Cassandra after […]

Message to police written on sidewalk in Marion Oaks

Message to police written on sidewalk in Marion Oaks

Marion Oaks — At some point in time, someone, who apparently could not spell, wrote a message to law enforcement on the sidewalk near the sheriff’s substation and the basketball courts in Marion Oaks. Residents have stated that the message was written shortly after the sidewalk was poured, but it was never removed. However, sources […]

Pair wanted for defacing government property

Pair wanted for defacing government property

Lake Worth, Florida — According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office, during the early morning hours of Christmas Eve, a black male and female were seen affixing posters with a sticky adhesive that read, “Black lives matter,” “Beware killer cops on the loose,” and other posters that offered exaggerated statistics on how it is […]

A case of the giggles: Two women laugh all the way to jail

A case of the giggles: Two women laugh all the way to jail

  Ocala, Florida — Two females literally laughed their way to jail yesterday after they were caught stealing merchandise from a Walmart, located at 2600 S.W. 19th Avenue Road, Ocala. Cassandra Brown, 22, and Stephanie Brown, 23, were seen removing merchandise off shelves and placing it into empty Walmart bags. The duo then selected two […]

Man pulls out his tenderloin

Man pulls out his tenderloin

Lecanto, Florida — Last week, the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office held their annual “Shop with a Cop” event geared toward providing gifts for needy children. The event was held at the Walmart in Lecanto. While the Walmart was filled with deputies, a man wearing a red Santa hat entered the store and awkwardly attempted to […]

Summerfield woman charged: X-ray revealed object in vagina

Summerfield woman charged: X-ray revealed object in vagina

Summerfield, Florida — It was a sticky situation when more evidence was discovered after a woman who stole from Walmart was being booked into the Marion County Jail. Marion County Sheriff’s Deputy, Gregory Snodgrass, responded to the Walmart in Summerfield on November 15, 2014, in reference to a theft. Store security witnessed Jamie S. Thalgott, […]

Horse whisperer: Man pulled out penis at Walmart

Horse whisperer: Man pulled out penis at Walmart

Brooksville, Florida — Sean Johnson, 19, was released from jail on $1,500 bond after being arrested on Tuesday.  Brooksville Police said they responded to a Brooksville Walmart after receiving a call about someone exposing himself. Loss Prevention said they had followed Johnson through the store with cameras because he “was acting suspicious and kept looking […]

Crack mom gives birth; chews umbilical cord in half

Crack mom gives birth; chews umbilical cord in half

  Ocala, Florida — On April 12, 2014, Deputies Thomas and Lowrey responded to the Vacation Host Inn on South Pine Avenue in reference to an unresponsive newborn. A female, later identified as Chrystal Hassell, 37, had apparently given birth the baby while alone in her motel room and the baby was breathing intermittently. According […]

Dash cam release showed Marlon Brown being run over by police car

Dash cam release showed Marlon Brown being run over by police car

  DeLand, Florida — DeLand Police Officer James Harris was fired from his job after he accidentally ran over Marlon Robert Brown as he was fleeing from officers. FHP spokesperson, Sgt. Kim Montes, says 38-year old Marlon Robert Brown “failed to stop” for a Volusia County deputy who attempted to pull him over for a […]