Information sought after man severely injured on Downtown Square

Information sought after man severely injured on Downtown Square

The Ocala Police Department is seeking the public’s help with identifying suspects who severely injured a man on the Downtown Square. According to a press release, at approximately 2:45 a.m. on December 23, a dark-colored vehicle drove the wrong way down Southeast 1st Avenue and stopped on the northeast corner of the Downtown Square. In […]

Illegal immigrant beats woman and attacks two deputies

Illegal immigrant beats woman and attacks two deputies

Ocala, Florida — Officials say an illegal immigrant from Mexico was arrested after he broke into a house, assaulted a young woman, then later attacked two deputies. Victor Daniel Garcia, 19, entered a house located in the 1000 block of Northwest 112th Court, Ocala, through a window and immediately made his way to a back bedroom where […]

Mailman assaulted: Nothing in mailbox

Mailman assaulted: Nothing in mailbox

Ocala, Florida — An Ocala man was arrested Monday after he assaulted a mailman for not leaving mail in his mailbox. Ocala Police Officer Kyle Drawdy, responded to the 1600 block of 17th Street, Ocala, after OPD received a call about a mailman who had been assaulted. The mailman stated that Aaron Smith, 27, started […]