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    Shots fired at Parkside Apartments

      Ocala, Florida -- Today, November 14, 2013, at approximately 2:36 a.m., OPD officers responded to calls of shots fired. The calls indicated that shots were...
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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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    One teen dead, one in critical condition following car crash

    // Summerfield, Florida -- One of the two brothers that was critically injured in an accident over the weekend has died. According...
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    Marion County Man Charged With Child Abuse

    A Marion County man is in jail today on child abuse charges after stomping on the windshield of his girlfriend’s car. According to investigators, Marcus...
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    Violent bank robber wanted by police, FBI

    Ocala, Florida -- The Ocala Police Department and FBI are seeking the public's help in locating Myron William Ernst, a suspect wanted for questioning following...
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    Family, teachers, students, and staff mourn after student was killed

      Marion County - A teen's family is devastated after Nickolas L. Watke, 17, a Lake Weir High School student, was killed in a crash. On Sunday, Watke...
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    Woman arrested at Gator Joe’s

    Ocklawaha, Florida -- On August 21, 2016, Marion County sheriff's deputies responded to Gator Joe's, located at 12431 Southeast 135th Avenue, in reference to...
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    Pregnant woman attacked by boyfriend over Facebook post

    A pregnant woman who became angry over a Facebook post was attacked when she confronted her boyfriend about it. Nemuel Rosario-Vega, 20, was heavily intoxicated...
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    Hero-Princess Play & Dine

    The E.D. Croskey Recreation Center is hosting a "Hero-Princess Play & Dine" free breakfast for all ages. Costumes are allowed, so make sure your child...
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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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    OPD: Death of Chewy employee believed to have been caused by medical emergency

    A Chewy employee, Robert Pete, 49, who died while operating a stand-up forklift, may have died from a heart attack. A report released by the...
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    Man found slumped over steering wheel

    // Ocala, Florida -- Authorities said someone discovered a man slumped over his vehicle's steering wheel Thursday morning. The body was discovered...
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    Father and son arrested for littering

    // Ocala, Florida -- A father and son have been arrested for dumping nearly 1,000 lbs of trash on the back-end...

    URGENT – Healthcare professionals and other volunteers needed

    Ocala, Florida -- Do you like helping people? Well, this is your chance. FreeD.O.M. Clinic USA is looking for volunteers for an upcoming event being...
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    McDonald’s management did not immediately report attempted armed robbery

    // Ocala, Florida -- What would prevent McDonald's management from calling 911 to report an attempted armed robbery at 1 a.m? Ocala...
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    Silver Springs Shores man killed in crash

    // Ocala, Florida -- A Silver Springs Shores man was killed in a single-vehicle crash early Friday. The accident happened in Silver...

    Black Friday Flyers 2013

      Attention holiday shoppers, there is an ad leak in isle four. Every year thousands of shoppers plan their "attack" for Black Friday shopping, some even...
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    CF hosts softball camps

    // Ocala, Florida -- Even the best can get better: 47 high school and middle school softball players from all over...
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    Mom steals baby items, injures child

    // Ocala, Florida -- On Saturday, Ocala Police responded to a Walmart, located at 2600 SW 19th Avenue Road, Ocala, in...
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    Ocala man that raped 11-year-old girl finally arrested

    // Ocala, Florida -- On January 18, 2014 Detective Erik Dice was notified after a patrol deputy made contact with a...