Skeletal remains could be those of missing Ocklawaha man

Skeletal remains could be those of missing Ocklawaha man

The skeletal remains of an unidentified person that were found by three fisherman on Thursday, November 5, 2015, could possibly be those of Johnny Radabaugh Jr. Marion County Sheriff’s Office Public Information Officer, Lauren Lettelier, said, “We cannot confirm [that the remains are those of  Radabaugh Jr.] at this time. We still have an active investigation and are still waiting […]

Authorities need your help locating missing Ocala girl

Authorities need your help locating missing Ocala girl

Ocala, Florida — The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has issued an alert for a missing Ocala teen. Destiny was last seen on October 28, 2015. She may be in the company of an adult male. Authorities believe that Destiny may still be in the Ocala area. Destiny is a black female, approximately 5 foot 7 inches […]

Ocala teen has been missing for 16 days

Ocala teen has been missing for 16 days

Ocala, Florida — Victoria Edwards, 14, who was last seen at her home on August 4, 2015, at approximately 11 p.m is still missing. She said goodnight to her twin sister, packed a back-pack full of clothes, and left a letter for her family informing them that she was running away. Victoria has blue eyes […]

Body of missing hiker found

Body of missing hiker found

Ocala, Florida — After an extensive search, the body of a missing hiker was found at approximately 1 p.m. Friday. Searchers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, Marion County Fire Rescue, and the Marion County sheriff’s Office found the body. Christopher Anderson, 43, was found on a trail near the Juniper Springs area. […]

Hiker missing in Ocala National Forest

Hiker missing in Ocala National Forest

  Ocala, Florida — On August 10, 2015, Christopher Anderson went for a hike near Salt Springs, Florida. When Anderson did not show up to meet his friends they reported him missing. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office, along with Marion County Fire Rescue Technical Rescue Team have been searching the Ocala National Forest searching for […]

Missing runaway teen

Missing runaway teen

Ocala, Florida — Victoria Edwards, 14, was last seen at her home on August 4, 2015, at approximately 11 p.m. She said goodnight to her twin sister, packed a back-pack full of clothes, and left a letter for her family informing them that she was running away. If anyone knows of Victoria’s whereabouts, please call 911.

AMBER ALERT for missing toddler who was possibly kidnapped

AMBER ALERT for missing toddler who was possibly kidnapped

Jacksonville, Florida — An Amber Alert was issued for a 21-month-old boy Friday morning after he was allegedly kidnapped during a car theft. Officials said that 21-month-old Lonzie Barton was last seen outside the Ravenwood apartment complex on South Old Kings Road, Jacksonville, at approximately 2 a.m. Investigators said that Lonzie’s mother, Lonna Lauramore, 25, was waiting to […]

Missing and endangered Silver Springs woman

Missing and endangered Silver Springs woman

Silver Springs, Florida — Tuesday, Charlotte Shepherd, 41, of Silver Springs, posted some comments on her Facebook timeline that have her family concerned for her well-being. Charlotte was last seen driving a 2004 White Ford F150 2 door truck, with the Florida tag 9648PK. If you know where she is, call 911. UPDATE Shepherd was found […]

UPDATED: Florida missing child found

UPDATED: Florida missing child found

UPDATED: Girdhari was found safe at approximately 11 a.m. Wednesday. Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd appreciates everyone that shared Girdhari’s photo on social media. A Florida MISSING CHILD Alert has been issued for MORGAN ARIANA GIRDHARI. Her black hair might have been dyed red. She was last seen wearing a pink shirt, blue jeans, and […]

Missing teen found

Missing teen found

Missing 17-year-old, Hannah Thomas-Garner, has been found safe. Hannah’s father, Jeff Garner, said she called on March 7, and said she was in Santa Cruz, California. The two were reunited a short time later. Jeff said he is happy his daughter was unharmed and thanked everyone from the bottom of his heart. Stay tuned for […]

“Rainbow people” might have information on missing Oregon teen

“Rainbow people” might have information on missing Oregon teen

Ocala, Florida — Today, a family from Oregon reached out to Ocala Post hoping to generate new leads that would help locate their missing 17-year-old daughter. The Oregon family believes the “rainbow people” in the Ocala National Forest, Florida area might have information on their daughter’s whereabouts. Hannah Thomas-Garner, of Ashland, Oregon, was last seen […]

Missing teen found safe

Missing teen found safe

  Ocala, Florida — According to the Marion County Sheriffs Office, Jorge Luis Brown, 15, who lives in Citrus County, went missing from 4960 SW 87th Court, Ocala. Authorities said Brown and his family were visiting Marion County when he went missing on Sunday. He was last seen wearing a plaid shirt with blue jeans […]

Body found floating in Ocklawaha River

Body found floating in Ocklawaha River

Ocklawaha, Florida — On Sunday, at approximately 4 p.m., a boater contacted the Marion County Sheriff’s Office and reported finding a body in the Ocklawaha River north of County Road 316. Deputies, who were already searching the area for missing person, Franklin Wayne Silcox, Jr., responded and pulled the body from the river. The body […]

MCSO: Missing Forest High School student found

MCSO: Missing Forest High School student found

Ocala, Florida — Michael McDonald, 15, was last seen at Forest High School on Tuesday, December 9; he did not return home from school. Deputies received information from one of McDonald’s friends on Thursday, December 11, pointing to the fact Michael made threats to possibly harm himself. McDonald might be in Ocala or Pensacola at […]

Ocklawaha man still missing

Ocklawaha man still missing

    Ocklawaha, Florida — John Radabaugh Jr., 48, has been missing since February 25, 2014. An intense and extensive search was performed for nearly a week before being called off. John Radabaugh Jr. went missing while he and his father were raking leaves at their residence. According to detectives, the father allegedly went inside […]