Human remains found in Florida Highlands in Dunnellon

Human remains found in Florida Highlands in Dunnellon

  Dunnellon, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a case involving human skeletal remains. The remains were discovered in a wooded area, located near 9587 Southwest 151st Place, in the Florida Highlands in Dunnellon. According to a press release, On August 26, an unnamed person found the remains while hiking through the […]

Human remains from 1977 identified

Human remains from 1977 identified

Summerfield, Florida — Human remains from a 1977 case have been identified using DNA. On June 23, 2016, Marion County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives received confirmation that positive DNA identification on the unidentified human remains had been completed. The remains were found in a wooded area near County Road 467 and Southeast 145th Street, […]

Human remains identified as Silver Springs Shores man

Human remains identified as Silver Springs Shores man

Ocala, Florida — Human remains found on March 7, 2016, near Silver Springs Shores have been identified. The Medical Examiners officer confirmed that the remains are that of Jeffery Keith, 46. Authorities say Keith went missing on April 4, 2015. Before Keith went missing, he made statements to his family that had them concerned for […]

Human remains identified

Human remains identified

Ocala, Florida — The Marion County Sheriff’s Office has confirmed that the human remains found in a shallow grave on Friday, March 4, were identified as a man who was reported missing in January. The body was found in the Ocala National Forest off of Forrest Road 50. According to a press release, Thomas Lombardo, […]

Human remains identified as a male

Human remains identified as a male

Ocala, Florida — The Medical Examiner’s Office has confirmed that the human remains found in the Ocala National Forest on Thursday, March 3, are that of a male. According to the Marion County Sheriff’s Office, they received a tip on Thursday that a body was buried in the Ocala National Forest in an area off […]

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 […]

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 […]

Skeletal Remains Found In Ormond Beach

Skeletal Remains Found In Ormond Beach

  Ormond Beach, Florida — The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the discovery of human skeletal remains that were found early morning on January 4, 2013 near Ormond Beach. According to reports, an initial assessment of the remains determined that they are old, naturally bleached, and covered in mold. A few pieces of clothing […]