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    Second high speed chase in Ocala in less than 24hrs; 130 mph

      Ocala, Florida -- On April 17, 2014 at approximately 2:20 a.m, Corporal Moore with the Marion County Sheriff's Office was traveling south in the...
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    High speed chase in ocala exceeds 100 mph

      Ocala, Florida -- On April 16, 2014 Deputy M. Bowers, K9 Deputy J. Nix of the Marion County Sheriff's Office Interdiction Unit, and Deputy...
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    Marion County – Ocala Rabies Alert For April 16, 2014

      Ocala, Florida—The Florida Department of Health in Marion County has issued a rabies alert for the downtown Ocala area of Marion County. This is...
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    Crack mom gives birth; chews umbilical cord in half

      Ocala, Florida -- On April 12, 2014, Deputies Thomas and Lowrey responded to the Vacation Host Inn on South Pine Avenue in reference to...
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    Dog Tethering Law In Effect

      Marion County, Florida -- On April 1, 2014, Marion County Commissioners approved a revision to the county animal ordinance relating to dog tethering. The...
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    Rooftop High Brings Three Juveniles Down

      Marion Oaks, Florida -- On April 15, 2014 at approximately 1 a.m. Deputies Azure and Newbanks responded to Horizon Academy in Marion Oaks in...
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    Open house party gets 5 arrested; couple claim they were arrested for a video

        Ocala, Florida -- On April 5, 2014, Deputy Lisa Azure and Deputy Newbanks responded to the 15600 block of SW 16th Avenue, in reference...

    Father arrested for protecting his daughter speaks out

      Ocala, Florida -- Daniel Pedalino, 48, of Ocala is now speaking out after being arrested on April 9, 2014 for allegedly threatening students at...
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    Ocala Father Arrested After Trying To Protect His Daughter From Bullies

      Ocala, Florida -- On April 4, 2014 Deputy Simpson responded to Hammett Bowen Elementary school in reference to a disturbance on campus created by...
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    Pilot Theodore Weiss and his plane, still missing

      Citrus County, Florida -- The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, along with assisting agencies, is searching for a missing plane that possibly went down in...
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    Anthony Woman Arrested For Aggravated Animal Cruelty

      Anthony, Florida -- On April 7, 2014 the Marion County Sheriff's Office received a call from a man in reference to his neighbor, Sherry...
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    Teco Gas Employee Threatened With Knife

      Ocala, Florida -- A Teco gas employee was checking a gas line at an unoccupied building in Berkshire Oaks where he parked his Teco...
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    Man Punches Two Kids In Face At Church

      Ocala, Florida -- On April 6, 2014 multiple deputies responded to chaotic scene at St. Johns Catholic Church in reference to a battery, and...
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    Summerfield Plane Crash Kills Two During Movie Filming

      Summerfield, Florida -- A plane crash in Summerfield, Florida that killed two people, is now under investigation. On April 6, 2014 Deputy Jarrett Leedy responded...
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    Ocala Man Wanted; Public’s Help Needed

      Ocala, Florida -- An arrest warrant has now been issued for an Ocala man on a charge of sexual assault on a child. 18-year-old Jon...
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    Phone Scam Alert For Ocala

      Ocala, Florida -- A new scam warning for Ocala residents that begins with a phone call. The pitch: "You have just won a new Mercedes...
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    Florida teachers could soon be armed with guns and open carry

      Tallahassee, Florida -- On Wednesday, April 2, 2014, a bill which would allow Florida teachers to carry loaded guns in classrooms took a huge...
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    Loud Music Gets Two Brothers Arrested

      Ocala, Florida -- On April 2, 2014 at approximately 9:15 p.m., Lieutenant Turner and Deputy Terrell were parked in the 5700 block of NW...
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    Deputy discovers man about to have sex with minor

      Dunnellon, Florida -- On March 28, 2014, a Marion County Sheriff's deputy was on a routine patrol when he spotted a black SUV...
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    13-Year-Old in adult jail for attempting to murder parents

      Ocala, Florida -- Yaquelin Don, the 13-year-old accused of plotting to murder her parents, is now in an adult jail being kept away from...