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    Bad business: Have you done business with this fencing and tree service company?

    PLEASE NOTE THAT THE ADVERTISEMENT CONTAINED WITHIN THIS ARTICLE IS NOT THE SAME COMPANY MENTIONED IN THE ARTICLE. Have you contracted to have work done...
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    Woman duct taped boy to chair, charged with aggravated child abuse

    Citrus County -- A Florida woman is behind bars after investigators say she tied a boy to a chair and attempted to suffocate him. Merry...
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    Violent murder suspect captured, killed woman as she held on to her dog

    A Florida man wanted for the murder of Peggy Schiering, 80, and sexually assaulting and kidnapping an 18-year-old, has been captured. On Saturday, October 12,...
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    President and Vice President of the Lakeland Highlands Babe Ruth Baseball League arrested

    The President and Vice President of the Lakeland Highlands Babe Ruth Baseball League arrested were arrested and both charged with Scheming to Defraud over...
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    Killer grandmother said, “I was fed up with him.”

    // Tallahassee, Florida -- On August, 5, 2014, a grandmother was charged with murdering her 7-year-old grandson while she was babysitting...
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    Mother who attempted to kill her 3 children, unborn child, released

    The South Carolina woman who, on March 4, 2014, drove into the ocean in Dayton Beach with the intention of killing three of her...

    Marion County teacher brutally murdered by adopted son

    On July 13, 2019, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office began an investigation into the apparent murder of 57-year-old Denise Hallowell, after she was found...
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    Man dies after vehicle hit by train

    On October 8, 2019, at approximately 2:00 p.m., the Polk County Sheriff's Office was notified by Amtrak that one of their trains had collided...
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    Man got away with child abuse, arrested again…abused another child, caregiver also arrested

    A Deltona man arrested on charges of burning a 3-year-old girl in 2018, has been arrested again after he poured boiling water on a...
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    Southern flannel moth, venomous puss caterpillar, makes return to Florida

    The southern flannel moth, Megalopyge opercularis, is an attractive small moth that is best-known because of its larva, the puss caterpillar, which is one...
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    FDA: Rat meat being served as chicken in Chinese and other restaurants

      Have you ever wondered what rat meat would taste like? Well, Chinese law enforcement has arrested over 900 people for selling rat and tainted meat...
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    154 arrested during six-day undercover operation involving prostitutes, human traffickers

    Detectives with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office Vice Unit completed a six-day undercover operation on Sunday, May 20, 2019, in which they posted and...
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    Winn-Dixie “buy one get one free” scam

    // When you see the Winn-Dixie sale paper do you rush out to take advantage of the BOGO sales? Well you may...
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    Dash cam release showed Marlon Brown being run over by police car

      DeLand, Florida -- DeLand Police Officer James Harris was fired from his job after he accidentally ran over Marlon Robert Brown as he was...
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    17 people arrested during child pornography investigation

    On Monday, November 4, 2019, the Polk County Sheriff's Office concluded a month-long special operation to identify members of the community who possessed and...
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    OPD officer to military veteran; “I am a cop, you understand you stupid mother...

    // Orlando, Florida -- The integrity of the Orlando Police Department is being questioned after the agency purposely withheld evidence from...

    Warrants served, largest drug bust in Citrus County

    Beverly Hills/Crystal River -- On June 14th, 2019, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office Tactical Impact Unit (TIU), in partnership with the Florida Department of...
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    Former owner of Polliwog, Churchill Dentistry, still in business

    Parents in Marion County are not likely to forget the pain inflicted on children at the hands of pediatric dentists Michael and Rebecca Tarver. Ocala...
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    Citrus County Sheriff Mike Prendergast hits, kills pedestrian on US Hwy 19

    Shortly after 9 p.m., Wednesday, August 21, 2019, Citrus County Sheriff Mike Prendergast was involved in a vehicle crash in Hernando County. Sheriff Prendergast was...
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    New law for handheld devices in school and construction zones

    As of Tuesday, October 1, using your phone is a school or construction zone is illegal. Texting and driving are already illegal in Florida. That...