Woman kidnapped from West Marion Hospital

Woman kidnapped from West Marion Hospital

Ocala, Florida — A man was arrested before day-break Monday after police learned he had kidnapped woman. Ocala police said they responded to a local hospital in reference to a sexual battery. During the investigation, investigators learned that Robert Lee-Terrell Hicks, 33, had kidnapped the woman from West Marion Hospital, located at 4600 Southwest 46th Court. After […]

Attempted murder suspect video recorded attack

Attempted murder suspect video recorded attack

WARNING: The following video contains graphic content. If you are weak at heart or easily offended, you should not watch this video. Viewer discretion is strongly advised. Ocala, Florida — Marion County sheriff’s investigators say a man who brutally beat a man and left him for dead, video recorded the attack with a cell phone. When MCSO […]

Homeless man beaten with his own crutch

Homeless man beaten with his own crutch

Ocala, Florida — Ocala police recently arrested a man they say beat another homeless man with his own crutches and then robbed him. The incident occurred on Monday near the intersection of Northwest 4th Avenue and Northwest 2nd Street, Ocala. Police stated that the victim was walking with a man, later identified as John Wooten, 34, […]

2 women lured men from Cowboys Saloon bar

2 women lured men from Cowboys Saloon bar

Ocala, Florida — Two men were badly beaten after being lured from an Ocala bar by two women over the weekend. According to deputies, Irvin Savier Chavez Sanchez, 30, and his friend, only identified as Burillio, were at the Cowboys Saloon on South Pine Avenue, Ocala, when they met two females. The two females were […]

Pregnant woman hospitalized after beating

Pregnant woman hospitalized after beating

Ocala, Florida — An Ocala man was finally caught after an arrest warrant was issued on November 8, 2014, for beating a pregnant woman. On November 8, 2014, Ocala Police responded to Ocala Regional Medical Center in reference to a battery on a woman who was eight-month pregnant. The victim advised police that she was […]

Child molester claims corrections officer set him up for a beating

Child molester claims corrections officer set him up for a beating

Ocala, Florida — A convicted child molester, being transported to prison, was attacked by other inmates on the transport van on November 3, 2014. Ocala Police Officers responded to the scene. Edward Rogalski, 58, is a Florida Corrections inmate, and was being transported by U.S. Corrections employees to the Charlotte Correction Institute in a white […]

Church volunteer beaten during Kidnapping in Ocala

Church volunteer beaten during Kidnapping in Ocala

  Ocala, Florida — On August 11, 2014, at approximately 9:30 p.m., a 69-year-old white female resident of Ocala was kidnapped at knife-point while volunteering with her church group. The group was providing meals to those in need in the area of NW 3rd St. and N. Magnolia Avenue. After all were fed, the victim […]