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    Search For John Radabaugh Of Ocklawaha Continues

      Ocklawaha, Florida -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office and numerous volunteers spent today searching for a missing Ocklawaha man that was last seen on...
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    Former Frances Marion Military Academy teacher, Duane Adams had second victim

        Ocala, Florida -- A second juvenile has been identified as a victim of former Frances Marion Military Academy Teacher, Duane Adams. In the course of...
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    Ocklawaha Resident John R. Radabaugh Jr Still Missing

      Ocklawaha, Florida -- At this time, The Marion County Sheriff's Office does not have any updates on Radabaugh Jr, whom has been missing since...
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    BB gun shooting suspects charged in $22K crime spree

      Marion County, Florida -- Marion County Sheriff’s Office detectives, using a tip from Crime Stoppers, were able to build a case against four adults...

    Suspects In Recent BB Gun Shootings In Custody

      Ocala, Florida -- Investigators now have in custody….Four (4) adults who are top suspects in the recent rash of BB gun shootings that resulted...
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    Ocala woman threatened to cut her husbands throat

      Ocala, Florida -- On February 23, 2014, deputies responded to the 5600 block of NE 22nd Avenue in reference to a 911 call involving...
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    Marion Oaks woman had sexual relationship with 12-year-old boy

      Marion Oaks -- On February 24, 2014, a 12-year-old boy and his mother made contact with the Ocala Police Department to report that ...
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    Florida Residents Still Can’t Afford Health Insurance

      Marion County, Florida -- A new report for Florida shows that President Obama's promise of affordable health insurance is anything but reality, and Marion...
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    Vandal(s) On The Loose In Marion County

      Marion County, Florida -- Investigators are now trying to find the person or team responsible for shooting windows and causing thousands of dollars in...
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    Mangled mess on Highway 200 claims mans life

      Ocala, Florida -- Today at approximately 2:15 p.m., a serious car accident claimed the life of 92-year-old Matthew Rossi of Ocala. According to the Florida...
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    Ocala woman offers double oral to undercover officers

      Ocala, Florida -- On Wednesday, the Unified Drug Enforcement Strike Team (UDEST) was conducting an undercover operation on Pine Street in Ocala. The undercover...
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    Mail Order Drugs; Marion County Bust That Could Get Your Blood Flowing

      Ocala, Florida -- The Marion County Sheriff's Office in conjunction with the United States Postal Inspection Service conducted a month long interdiction operation that...
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    Marion Oaks teen charged in sexual assault

      Marion Oaks -- Diamond L. Polycarpe, 19, of Marion Oaks is in jail facing numerous charges related to the sexual assault of a child. A...
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    Sheriff Blair Looking To Release Inmates & Place Them On Electronic Monitoring

      Ocala, Florida -- In November Ocala Post reported the Marion County jail was understaffed and studies showed corrections officers are being put at risk. The...
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    Woman Cries Rape After She Was Paid

      Ocala, Florida -- On Saturday February 15, 2014, Officer Barry with the Ocala Police department responded to the 200 block of SW Fort King...
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    WIC Changes In Marion County

      Ocala, Florida -- The Florida Department of Health in Marion County will launch the WIC electronic benefits transfer system in all Marion County WIC...
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    Ocklawaha Mans Trash Lands Him A Felony Charge

      Ocklawaha, Florida -- For the second time in less than a month, deputies responded to the 19600 block of 92nd Place in reference to...
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    Belleview Man Has Not Turned Over A New Leaf

      Belleview, Florida – Convicted felon BJ Helvy, 48, of Belleview has been charged with one count of Exploitation of the Elderly and one count...
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    Ocala man arrested for stealing $50,000 from elderly by threat

      Ocala, Florida -- Louie Malone McGowin, 55, of Ocala has been charged with one count of grand theft from a person 65-years-old or older....
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    Home improvement scams on the rise

      Marion County -- Residents should beware of traveling "home improvement" contractors looking to scam you out of your money. The con artists are targeting...