Winn-Dixie “buy one get one free” scam

Winn-Dixie “buy one get one free” scam

When you see the Winn-Dixie sale paper do you rush out to take advantage of the BOGO sales? Well you may want to think twice before you reach your hand into your wallet. Ocala Post was contacted by a Winn-Dixie employee who gave us some information that was quite a shock. This employee does not […]

Ocklawaha man charged with premeditated murder

Ocklawaha man charged with premeditated murder

Ocklawaha, Florida — On August 28, 2013, the Marion County Sheriffs received a 911 call from Robin McCumber, telling dispatchers she had done a well check on her neighbor. Robin stated that she had walked to the neighbor’s house and noticed the door was ajar and that it was covered in blood. Robin told dispatchers […]

Marion County Commissioners Admit They Did Not Comply With State Law Rejecting Blair’s Request

Marion County Commissioners Admit They Did Not Comply With State Law Rejecting Blair’s Request

  Marion County, Florida — It appears the county tried to pull the wool over Sheriff Blair’s eyes. The commission recently snubbed Blair, turning his budget proposal down. County Commission Chairwoman Kathy Bryant and County Attorney Guy Minter confirmed that the commission’s rejection of Blair’s request did not comply with a state law that grants […]

Once Again No Charges For George Zimmerman

  Lake Mary, Florida — Shellie Zimmerman dialed 911 claiming George Zimmerman was threatening to shoot her. Police say that based on video surveillance footage from inside the house charges will not be filed. Investigators say the surveillance system was set up inside the home after George Zimmerman was acquitted of shooting and killing Trayvon […]

George Zimmerman Being Questioned

George Zimmerman Being Questioned

  Lake Mary, Florida — Shellie Zimmerman has recently taken criticism from the public claiming she is out for the money George Zimmerman stands to gain in a lawsuit filed against NBC and Al Sharpton for editing 911 tapes during the Zimmerman Trail involving the death of Trayvon Martin. Many believe Shellie Zimmerman is purposely […]

Sanford Police Officer Involved With Drug Dealer

Sanford Police Officer Involved With Drug Dealer

  Two people have been arrested by the DEA after a five-month long investigation into a drug trafficking ring that spread into two different counties in Central Florida. Damieian Troviero Tillman,40, of Lake Mary and 33-year-old Elizabeth Ann Taylor of Casselberry were both arrested Thursday after the DEA says the pair had worked together for […]

Man Fondles Disabled Boy In A Park After Father Walks Away

Man Fondles Disabled Boy In A Park After Father Walks Away

Pinellas County — A 71-year-old man is in jail after Clearwater police say he sexually abused a disabled teenager. It was at Sand Key Park where police arrested Robert Eugene Mullins,71, for the alleged sexual molestation of a 16-year-old boy who has cerebral palsy. After the boy’s father walked away from the immediate area with […]

Common Core Or Rotten To The Core

Common Core Or Rotten To The Core

Common Core, a term that many parents across the U.S. are all too familiar with in the education system. Most recently in Florida, where Common Core was initiated for the 2013 school year for second through 12th grades.     Parents are seeing an increase in Homework as well as an increase in the difficulty. […]

Venomous Lion Fish Taking Over Florida’s Coast Line

Venomous Lion Fish Taking Over Florida’s Coast Line

  Florida has a species of fish lurking in the water that could cause major damage to the marine life. Officials say the Lion Fish was caught in Brevard County over Labor Day Weekend at Port Canaveral’s Jetty Park. Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission say the fish are venomous and they need to be kept […]

Hillsborough Woman Jailed After Attacking Deputies

Hillsborough Woman Jailed After Attacking Deputies

A woman from Hillsborough County is in jail today on multiple charges after attacking deputies. The arrest came early Sunday when deputies arrived at the home of Tracy Lynn Hawley-50, located at 11267 Creek Haven drive in Riverview to perform a well check on her. According to police reports, Hawley then armed herself with a […]

DUI – We See You Before You See Us Campaign

DUI – We See You Before You See Us Campaign

Ocala, Florida – If you drink and drive in Ocala, beware, the Ocala Police Department is joining with law enforcement throughout the nation for the “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” campaign August 17 to September 3, 2012. The Ocala Police Department announces the August/Labor Day DUI Crackdown. The Ocala Police Department Joins National Crackdown […]

Foreign Cyber Predator Arrested In Miami

Foreign Cyber Predator Arrested In Miami

Miami – Both the Orlando Regional Operations Center Cyber Task Force and the Miami Regional Operations Center Cyber High Tech Squad, units of the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, arrested Dafod Narinesingh-39 of Trinidad in Miami. He was charged with 15 counts of promoting the sexual performance of a child and one count of soliciting […]

UPDATE Howard Darden Found In North Carolina

UPDATE Howard Darden Found In North Carolina

MOTHER AND SON FOUND   The alert for Howard Darden, 11, and Angela Darden the mother has been called off. Both were found safe in North Carolina, said Seminole county Sheriff’s deputies. Deputies say someone watching the news reported their location. Angela’s yellow Volkswagen had been painted black. Angela Darden had taken the boy from […]

Missing Child Alert In Florida – Howard Darden

Missing Child Alert In Florida – Howard Darden

Apopka, Florida – A missing child alert has been issued for Howard Darden who was last seen in the area of the 2600 block of Lakeville Rd in Apopka, Florida. The boy may be with his mother, Angela Darden. Howard Darden was taken without permission. Angela was wearing a court ordered GPS tracking device, but […]

Wanted Fugitive Consider Armed And Dangerous

Wanted Fugitive Consider Armed And Dangerous

  WANTED FUGITIVE Fugitive Bernard Fish, who is accused of impersonating a federal officer, could be in the Kissimmee, Florida area Detectives said. Fish is also wanted on charges in Michigan for armed robbery and unlawful imprisonment. Fish may be carrying a weapon and he should be considered armed and dangerous. If you come into […]

Attorney General Warns Of Utility Scam In Florida

Attorney General Warns Of Utility Scam In Florida

A warning has been issued by Florida Attorney General Pat Bondi, about a widespread scam going around that involves individuals posing as Florida Utility workers in order to fraudulently obtain prepaid debit and credit card information.       The scammers are calling customers, requesting credit card or prepaid debit card information, and threatening the […]

Amber Alert Was A Misunderstanding

Miami —The bone chilling Amber Alert that went on Monday afternoon turned out to be a huge misunderstanding according to Miami, Dade Police.”The girl is safe and sound”, police said. Cell phones across Florida were alerted by the new Wireless Emergency System around 3 p.m. Monday after police were informed by a witness that a […]

Deadly Amoeba Claims Another Life In Florida

Deadly Amoeba Claims Another Life In Florida

MIAMI – 12-year-old Zachary Reyna has been infected by a deadly amoeba. He was infected while knee boarding with friends in a ditch near his family’s home. Zachary’s uncle said, “doctors say he is not showing any brain activity.” “The doctors did all they could do. It’s up to the good man upstairs,” he said, […]