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Jesse Terrell Found Not Guilty

Prosecution Wants Bigger Juror Pool In Ex-Deputy Terrell Trial

Jesse Terrell was found not guilty in his trial for the use of excessive force in the arrest of Derrick Price with a unanimous jury decision this afternoon in Senior U.S. District Judge William Terrell Hodges' courtroom at the U.S .District Courthouse in Ocala.

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Marion County Debuts Crime Alerts For Businesses

A woman enters the Ross Dress for Less on Southwest Archer Road on Tuesday. (Cresonia Hsieh/WUFT)

The Marion County Sheriff's Office introduced a new crime-alert system, "Business Sheriff Alert for Emergencies" that sends free text messages and emails to businesses similar to ones that have been victims of crime before. These messages include incident details, suspect profiles and photographs that can help with crime prevention.

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