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Category Archives: Crime
By Jaclyn De Bonis on February 13th, 2014 | Last updated: February 14, 2014 at 11:00 am
A timeline of Juan Carlos Chavez’s final hours before his execution Wednesday night.
By Wade Millward on February 13th, 2014 | Last updated: March 31, 2014 at 1:52 pm
Dozens gathered near Starke to hear word on the execution of Juan Carlos Chavez for the 1995 murder of Jimmy Ryce, 9.
By Wade Millward on February 9th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 9:43 am
Two people are accused of trying to get money from a stolen credit card using Walmart’s cash-back option at checkout.
By Stephanie Denardo on February 8th, 2014 | Last updated: February 9, 2014 at 9:52 am
ASO search for remains of UF student who disappeared 25 years ago comes up empty.
By Andrew Kays on February 6th, 2014 | Last updated: February 13, 2014 at 12:15 pm
Three days prior to the 25 anniversary of Tiffany Sessions’ disappearance, new discoveries are made in the cold case to link convicted murderer Paul Rowles to the case.
By Christine Casey on February 4th, 2014 | Last updated: February 7, 2014 at 9:34 am
A record number of falsely imprisoned people were exonerated, according to a report released this week by the National Registry of Exonerations.
By Chris Peralta on February 1st, 2014 | Last updated: February 3, 2014 at 9:13 am
Laquentin R. Johnson A Gainesville man is in jail after police say he tried to hit an officer with his car before locking himself in his apartment for more than an hour. Laquentin R. Johnson, 24, almost caused an accident [...]
By Maria Carter on January 30th, 2014 | Last updated: February 3, 2014 at 12:54 pm
A Brevard County man is charged with murdering a 17-tear-old Jacksonville teen, raising more questions about Florida’s “stand your ground” law.
By Wade Millward on January 27th, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 5:09 pm
Patricia Mullins couldn’t hear the gunshots over her vacuum Sunday evening, Jan. 26, despite their close proximity to her home. Terry “T.J.” Monahan, 16, was found at a house on Locust Avenue’s 1800 block dead with a gunshot wound on Jan. 26, [...]
By Chris Peralta and Stephanie Tinoco on January 25th, 2014 | Last updated: January 27, 2014 at 1:24 pm
John Attia is facing charges including driving under the influence after hitting a house with his car on Friday morning, according to the Gainesville Police Department. The home was left with damages to its porch and water line.