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Category Archives: Crime
By Perri Konecky on February 21st, 2014 | Last updated: February 22, 2014 at 10:55 am
The scam involves innocent residents receiving phone calls saying they have missed jury duty and are being fined large sums of money.
By Christine Casey on February 18th, 2014 | Last updated: February 18, 2014 at 5:09 pm
Pedro Bravo’s trial remains on schedule to begin Aug. 4.
By Chris Peralta on February 15th, 2014 | Last updated: February 15, 2014 at 5:58 pm
The self-described painter is accused of stealing from an apartment complex, truck and trying to get into two downtown businesses.
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 [...]