By Kristina Orrego on May 13th, 2015 | Last updated: May 13, 2015 at 6:27 pm
Yowab Ben-Israel has been charged with robbing the 1401 N. Main Street post office on Tuesday and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. Police said Ben-Israel was injured by police gunfire after he pulled and pointed a gun at two responding deputies.
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UF Football Player Arrested for Armed Robbery – University of Florida cornerback J.C. Jackson was arrested Saturday afternoon for his alleged roll in an armed robbery at a Gainesville apartment complex. Ocala Star-Banner FAMU fatal hazing trial continues against 3 […]
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By Lauren Lettelier on December 2nd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 3:05 pm
A robbery and shooting at an Ocala barber shop Saturday has caused the shop owner to increase nighttime security.
By Garrett Bruno on November 25th, 2013 | Last updated: November 25, 2013 at 4:37 pm
Two shoplifters at Kohl’s department store have been arrested for strong-arm robbery after police said they beat a Kohl’s employee who chased them through Butler Plaza and surrounding apartment complexes.
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By Kaitlyn Pearson on February 7th, 2013 | Last updated: February 7, 2013 at 12:45 pm
A video round-up of local, state and national stories for readers in North Central Florida: Staged armed robbery, Ocala vehicle fire, Chris Brown, rare baseball card, nine-year-old gives birth.
By Stefanie Cainto on January 29th, 2013 | Last updated: January 29, 2013 at 4:34 pm
A Lake City man broke into a home hosting a jewelry party, but fled the scene when the homeowner told him to get out in the name of Jesus.