Tag Archives: Ben Tobias

Gainesville Police Department has identified two men involved with motorcycle thefts

By on November 20th, 2012 | Last updated: November 26, 2012 at 4:28 pm

Suzuki GSX-R and Honda CBR motorcycles were targets of recent thefts.

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Local law enforcement takes measures to ensure Halloween safety

By on October 30th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Local law enforcement agencies aim to make sure everyone has a safe and fun Halloween experience.

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Bomb scare evacuates apartments, closes part of Depot Avenue

By on October 26th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:58 pm

Police were investigating possible explosive materials found in a vacant apartment at Oxford Terrace II condominiums off of Depot Avenue Friday.

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Falling tree crushes car, closes University Avenue

By on October 25th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 3:58 pm

A falling tree took down power lines and crushed a car on University Avenue near NW 27th Terrace, blocking both lanes of traffic. One woman was taken to Shands hospital with minor injuries.

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Search for missing UF student continues

By on September 27th, 2012 | Last updated: December 20, 2012 at 4:55 pm

The Gainesville Police Department said there have been no new developments in the case of the UF freshman who has been missing since Sept. 20.

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Gainesville Police Department search for suspect in alleged attempted rape

By on September 26th, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 1:15 pm

Gainesville Police Department is investigating a reported rape attempt. Police say registered sex offender Stephon Barnes is the suspect in the alleged attempted rape of a woman in the area of Arlington Square apartments on 2nd Place in downtown Gainesville.

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Police seek mentally ill man

By on August 6th, 2012 | Last updated: September 20, 2012 at 1:39 pm

By Forrest Smith-WUFT-FM Gainesville police are looking for man with mental health issues who might be off his medication and could become violent.  Police Spokesman Ben Tobias says 48-year-old Craig Taylor has not been seen since Saturday, when he got [...]

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Man who brought dead body to hospital released

By on July 2nd, 2012 | Last updated: March 28, 2013 at 3:47 pm

The Gainesville Police Department says a man who was being held at Shands Hospital after dropping off a dead body has now been released. Salvatore Campagna brought the body of Eva Clark to the hosptial on Sunday afternoon and GPD decided to hold Campagna [...]

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