Woman that stole from Dillard’s assumed wrong

Woman that stole from Dillard’s assumed wrong

Ocala, Florida — A woman that was caught stealing clothes from a Dillard’s thought she would be released if she paid. Ocala Police Officer Jason Rodriguez said he responded to a Dillard’s, located at 4414 Southwest College Road, in reference to a grand theft. Upon arrival, Loss Prevention told Officer Rodriguez that a female, later […]

Walmart customer service employee arrested

Walmart customer service employee arrested

Ocala, Florida — A Walmart customer service employee was arrested after an investigation revealed she had been stealing from the Walmart located at 9570 SW Highway 200, Ocala. A Walmart spokesperson said Yezenia Degross, 19, who works at the customer service desk, was making “fake refunds” and keeping the money. A Walmart loss prevention officer, […]

Three arrested in fuel theft ring

Three arrested in fuel theft ring

Ocala, Florida — Marion County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested Roilan Cabrera Linares, 29, Dan Gonzalez, 24, and Alondra De La Caridad Oliva, 19, for their involvement in three diesel fuel thefts in Marion County. The thieves went to three different gas stations in Marion County and used a van equipped with an elaborate gas siphoning […]

Teens identified in 90 burglaries, photos released

Teens identified in 90 burglaries, photos released

Ocala, Florida — At around 8 a.m., Saturday, October 18, 2014, Marion County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the 3400 block of S.W. 165th Avenue Road, Ocala, in reference to a residential and vehicle burglary. After further investigation, detectives arrested and charged 18-year-old Zach St. Pierre and two juveniles — 15-year-old Michael Dawson and 16-year-old Alan […]

Thieves stole more than $15,000 in smartphones

Thieves stole more than $15,000 in smartphones

  Ocala, Florida — According to Marion County Sheriff’s Office Spokeswoman, Valerie Strong, four (4) black females walked into the Radio Shack on SW 93rd Court and stole 26 smartphones valued at more than $15,000. Three of the women distracted the employees while the fourth woman snatched the keys of the counter and entered a […]

Teens lead officers on high speed chase after stealing cars

Teens lead officers on high speed chase after stealing cars

Ocala, Florida — (Official Press Release) On today’s date, September 10, 2014, at approximately 3:55 a.m., an employee of Auto Dealers Exchange, 1205 NW 27th Avenue, reported someone had just stolen two cars; a silver, 2012 Nissan Altima and a gray 2012 Audi A6, both without vehicle tags. Both cars were last seen fleeing southbound […]

Stolen semi located in Ocala

Stolen semi located in Ocala

    Ocala, Florida — A semi-truck, which was stolen from Maudlin International Saturday night, was found on Sunday, September 7, 2014, at NW 38th Avenue and NW 11th Street, sitting on plywood and blocks. According to the Ocala Police Department, the thieves broke the window to gain entry and then ripped out the ignition. […]

Burger King employees arrested

Burger King employees arrested

  Ocala, Florida — Yes, I would like a TV with that; and make it a large. Three Burger King employees, two of whom are managers, were arrested on multiple felony charges Friday night, August 15, 2014. Arrested were employee Albert Moran, 33; assistant manager Blake Hunter, 27; and store manager Christopher Downing, 40, all […]

Truck driver leads deputies on chase

Truck driver leads deputies on chase

Ocala, Florida — Leonardo Reyes-Ning, 49, of Miami, was arrested in Marion County today, July 28, 2014, after he led Marion County Sheriff’s Deputies on a high speed chase. Reyes-Ning was driving a stolen tractor-trailer that was being tracked by GPS. The tractor-trailer was reported stolen out of Port Wentworth, GA. According to the Marion […]

High speed chase in four counties leaves one dead

High speed chase in four counties leaves one dead

Ocala, Florida — On today’s date, July 23, 2014, at approximately 7:00 a.m, the Ocala Police Department received a report of a stolen 2008 Black Dodge Ram 2500 diesel pickup truck from Too Your Health Spa, 2841 S.W. 20th St., Ocala, Florida. A BOLO (Be On the Look Out) was issued for the vehicle and […]

Ocala Man Robbed Church

Ocala Man Robbed Church

  Ocala, Florida — Today, March 5, 2014, Gregory Marshal Pierce, 37, of Ocala, was arrested and charged with Burglary, Grand Theft and Dealing in Stolen Property. The investigation started February 23, 2014 at Trinity Baptist Church of Ocala. Victims and witnesses told Marion County Sheriff’s Office investigators that between 12:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. […]