Amber Alert for 5-year-old Marion County girl

Amber Alert for 5-year-old Marion County girl

  The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued a Florida Amber Alert for a 5-year-old girl from Marion County. According to FDLE, Alexandria Green was last seen in the 10000 block of Southwest 186th Avenue in Dunnellon. Authorities said she could be in the company of Alan Green, 55, and Mechealine Mazakis, 47. Green has […]

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 […]

Skeletal remains found in Ocklawaha

Skeletal remains found in Ocklawaha

Ocklawaha, Florida — The skeletal remains of an unidentified person were found by three fisherman on Thursday at approximately 3:30 p.m. According to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, the remains were found by three fishermen at a remote location between the 6300 and 6500 block of Southeast 149th Court Road, Ocklawaha. According to a press […]

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 […]

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 […]

“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 […]

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 […]

Missing Ocala man found dead

Missing Ocala man found dead

Ocala, Florida — Emmitte Beard, 60, was found deceased, according to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. Beard sent his son a text on Friday, June 20, 2014, at 5:46 p.m., and the son had not seen or heard from him since. On the day Beard went missing, the son went to check his residence at […]