77.2 F
Saturday, April 17, 2021

    Local News

    Ocala Post – Ocala news in Marion County and surrounding areas. Uncut, online, all the time.

    crime stoppers, ocala, ocala news, marion county

    Vandalism Suspects Wanted

    The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in identifying whoever is responsible for multiple acts of criminal mischief.   Sometime between 8 p.m.,...
    Marcelo Mesa, Stefano Squartino, dunnellon, ocala

    Marcelo Mesa & Stefano Squartino Arrested In Dunnellon

      Dunnellon, Florida -- Two men have been arrested in Dunnellon after a traffic stop turns up a large amount of drugs. 21-year-old Stefano Squartino and...
    Cynthia Herr, hernando, marion county, ocala, ocala news, ocala post

    Teacher Cynthia Herr Arrested For Explicit Sexual Acts

      A teacher is accused of engaging in various explicit sexual acts with a 16-year-old boy. The Citrus County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Cynthia Herr, 35,...
    Sherry Lewis, ocklawaha, ocala, ocala news, ocala post

    Sherry Lewis To Be Sentenced In Ocklawaha Murder

    Ocklawaha, Florida -- The Ocklawaha woman who killed her husband back in September of 2012 has plead guilty and faces up to 30 years...
    Vicki Laspina, Ocala, ocala news, ocala post

    Vicki Laspina Ripped Off An Elderly Villages Woman

    A Villages woman is in jail after officials say she stole almost $15,000 from the woman she was supposed to be caring for. Vicki Lee...
    Adrian Mendez, ocala, ocala news,

    Adrian Mendez kidnapped a 14-year-old girl, left her for dead

    Marion County, Florida -- A Marion County man is in jail after police say he kidnapped a girl on Wall Street in Eustis, and...

    Sunday Mornings Metal Mangled Crash Spared Injuries

    Ocala, Florida -- A three car pileup in Ocala shut down southbound lanes on I-75 just south of US 27 causing a big...
    Ocala Drive-In, ocala, ocala news, ocala post

    Ocala Drive-In Here To Stay

    Ocala, Florida -- Ocala residents should pat themselves on the back. Due to an overwhelming amount of votes from the community, the Ocala Drive-In...
    Kevin Roger Bailey, ocala, ocala news, ocklawaha

    Kevin Bailey Assaulted His Family SWAT Was Dispatched

    Ocklawaha, Florida -- A call came in around 1:30 a.m., September 22, 2013 about an assault and battery, however it soon escalated and SWAT...
    Elin Marie Peterson, ocala

    Elin Peterson DUI Five Times The Legal Limit

    Ocala, Florida -- On Tuesday, September 18, 2013, Marion County Sheriff Deputy Elizabeth Hart, responded to a call of a possible drunk driver around...
    Gabriel Ayala-Quinones ocala

    Gabriel Quinones Arrested For 5.5 Kilos Of Cocaine

    Ocala, Florida -- On September 18, 2013 the Orange County Sheriff's located a package that contained cocaine. The cocaine had been placed in a...
    Patricia Elkhateeb, k2, ocala,

    Patricia Elkhateeb Is Fourth Arrest In K2 Marijuana Bust

    Dunnellon, Florida -- A fourth arrest has been made in the largest synthetic marijuana bust in Marion County history. On Tuesday, September 17, 2013, authorities...

    Sheriff Chris Blair Spots A Reckless Driver Calls Deputy To Assist

      Marion County, Florida -- A DUI arrest is made after Sheriff Chris Blair spots a reckless driver. On Monday, September, 16, 2013, Marion county Sheriff,...

    Largest Synthetic Marijuana K2 Bust In Marion County To Date

      Deputies raided a doughnut shop, and it wasn't to enjoy the powdered treats. An anonymous tip has led to a large drug bust and the...
    silver springs shores, ocala

    Silver Springs Shores thugs back on the loose, residents beware

    Silver Spring Shores -- One of three suspects arrested in connection with an armed burglary that occurred on September 11, 2013, has been arrested...

    Boy Critically Injured in ATV Accident

    Summerfield, Florida -- A 10-year-old boy is in critical condition after he was partially ejected from the ATV he was riding in as a...
    Save the Ocala, FL Drive-In "Project Drive-In"

    Voting For The Ocala Drive-In Extended Cast Your Vote Now

    The voting has been extended for Project Drive-In and four more projectors will be donated to the Drive-In with the highest votes. The Ocala...
    Andrew William Roberts,ocala,ocala news

    Andrew Roberts might have more child victims

      Andrew William Roberts, 32, of Fort McCoy has been charged with molestation after being accused of having inappropriate contact with a minor. The victim reported...
    Laquan Barrow, Gerod Jackson, Howard Hill , ocala

    Three criminals in Silver Springs Shores commit violent crimes

      Ocala, Florida -- After a trio of men committed violent crimes at a home in Silver Springs Shores, two men are in jail and...
    ocala, ocala news,

    Sheriff Chris Blair Says He Will Not Apologize For Standing Up For Citizens

      "It is with great honor and pride that I stand ready to serve you, the citizens of Marion County. I am humbled beyond words at...