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    12-year-old arrested for aggravated animal cruelty

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office has arrested a 12-year-old boy after he tied a dog to a tree and tortured it. Christopher Alveraz-Murillo has been...
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    Ocala mother raped, robbed at knife-point

    Ocala, Florida -- A suspect who held a mother at knife-point and then raped her is on the run. The Ocala Police Department is trying...
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    Third juvenile arrested after making threats via Snapchat to commit mass shooting

    A third juvenile has been arrested in association with threats made via Snapchat to shoot up Belleview Middle School and Belleview High School. On Tuesday,...
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    OPD: Can you identify the thieves who stole from Lowe’s

      Ocala -- The surveillance photos are badly distorted, but the Ocala Police Department needs your help with identifying two thieves who stole nearly $2,000...
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    Manhunt under way for person of interest in Crystal River shooting

    The Citrus County Sheriff's Office needs the public's help in locating 25-year-old David Jerome Lemon, Jr. Lemon is wanted for questioning in the February 20,...
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    Boyfriend who dragged, ran over and killed girlfriend, arrested

    The Florida Highway Patrol stated Sunday that nine hours after Eileen Bocca, 48, died from her injuries after being run over by her boyfriend,...
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    OPD: Can you identify this lady?

    The Ocala Police Department needs the public's help identifying a woman who was involved in an altercation on February 19. The altercation took place at...
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    SWAT called after two barricade themselves inside Ocklawaha home

    Ocklawaha, Florida -- Two Ocklawaha residents, Karlos Macias, 34, and Trina Shepherd, 30, were arrested Friday after a brief standoff with SWAT. Marion County deputies...
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    Video of near fatal crash, booking photos of juveniles released

    Video submitted to Ocala Post -- Audio has been removed Ocala, Florida -- The Ocala Police Department is charging nine counts of Burglary-Unoccupied Conveyance-Unarmed and...
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    Seven juveniles charged with felonies following near deadly crash

    On Monday, Ocala Fire Rescue (OFR) responded to a serious crash where some of the occupants had been ejected. The accident happened in the 6100...

    Burger King employee faces 69 counts of fraud

    Note: A previous version of this story had the suspects age as 48.  A Burger King employee is facing 69 counts of Felony Fraud-Fraudulently Obtained...
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    Man shot to death in Belleview

    Belleview, Florida -- A death investigation is underway after a man was shot in Belleview. The man was located in the 4400 block of Southeast...
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    Bodycam video shows guardian was calm during arrest

    Marion County -- Bodycam video shows just how calm former guardian Rebecca Lee Fierle-Santoian was while being served an arrest warrant. The Florida Department of...
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    Second juvenile, 13, arrested after threatening to shoot up school

    A second juvenile has been arrested in connection with making threats to shoot up Belleview Middle School. Andrew Smith, 13, was arrested on Thursday. Authorities were...
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    Former Lowell corrections officer arrested, sexual misconduct

    Marion County -- A former corrections officer at the Lowell Correctional Institution turned himself in at the Marion County Jail Tuesday and was charged...
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    9-year-old boy charged with attempted first-degree murder

    Ocala, Florida -- The State Attorney’s Office said they will charge the 9-year-old Ocala boy who stabbed his sister with Attempted First-Degree Murder. On Wednesday,...
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    Student arrested after threatening to shoot up multiple schools

    Marion County -- Deniro Elliot Levarity, 14, a ninth-grader at Belleview High School, was arrested after he made threats to shoot up multiple Marion...

    Marion County woman arrested, forged do not resuscitate orders

    Marion County -- The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced Monday that a former guardian who has been under criminal investigation for forging “do...
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    Police officer rapes child, indicted

    West Milton, Ohio -- Police Officer and Navy Veteran Kevin C. Wright, 32, has been charged with three felony counts of rape on a...
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    Someone posted threats to shoot up multiple Marion County schools

    The Marion County Sheriff's Office says they are investigating threats made on social media against Belleview Middle and High schools, Redeemer Christian School, and...