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Marion County School Bus Forces Car Into Ditch

April 4, 2017 |

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OCALA – A Marion County school bus driver was cited early Tuesday morning after Troopers say the driver forced another vehicle into a ditch.

According to the Florida Highway Patrol report, 51-year-old bus driver Wendy Taylor … Read More

Marion County Fire Claims 53-year-old Woman

March 26, 2017 |

OCALA – A fire that broke out at home on Bahia Trace Court in Ocala Friday morning is to blame for the death of a 53-year-old woman according to the Marion County Fire Rescue (MCFR).

Firefighters arrived at the home shortly … Read More

Marion County School Bus Driver Crashes Into Vehicle while Transporting Students

March 7, 2017 |

OCALA – A school bus carrying eleven students on board crashed into a Ford pickup truck at a stop light early Monday morning.

Bus driver Felecia Lewis stated to responding personnel that she was looking at something inside the bus. While … Read More

Belleview Man Killed in Collision with Semi

March 5, 2017 |

CITRA – A Belleview man was pronounced dead after his vehicle collided with a semi-truck on US Highway 301 at approximately 3:15 am Sunday morning according to a Florida Highway Patrol report.

The man, identified as 56-year-old Jerry D. Likens was … Read More

Sabal Pipeline Shooting Suspect Killed by Deputies After High Speed Chase

February 26, 2017 |

FLORAL CITY – A man who was a suspect for allegedly shooting at the Sabal Pipeline early Sunday morning was fatally shot by deputies during a high-speed chase according to reports.

According to the reports, the incident began in Dunnellon when … Read More

Ocala Woman Dead After Being Struck by Vehicle on Baseline Road

January 24, 2017 | 1

OCALA – An Ocala woman was pronounced dead after being struck by a vehicle on Baseline Road  (State Road 35/SR 35) while trying to cross the road according to Florida Highway Patrol reports.

Troopers stated that 52-year-old Margaret Muir was crossing … Read More

Pedestrian Killed on Hwy 441 After Being Struck by Vehicle

January 20, 2017 |

OCALA – A pedestrian was pronounced dead after being struck by a vehicle Thursday afternoon on US Highway 441 in Ocala according to a  Florida Highway Patrol report.

According to the report, 28-year-old Christopher Wright was walking in the southbound lane … Read More

Ocala Teen Arrested for Attmepted Murder After Dispute During Card Game

January 11, 2017 |

OCALA – An Ocala teen was arrested in the early morning hours of Tuesday, January 10 according to the Ocala Police Department.

According to police, 19-year-old Tariq Douglas was arrested and charged with attempted murder after he allegedly shot and injured … Read More

Deputies Search for Man Accused of Drugging and Raping 15yo Girl

January 7, 2017 |

OCALA – Marion County deputies are searching for a man who they believe is responsible for drugging and raping a 15-year-old girl.

Marion County Sheriff’s Office Makor Crimes detectives issued an arrest warrant for 40-year-old Robert Morris Jones after completing a … Read More

Marion County Deputies Warn of Jury Duty Scam

January 7, 2017 |

OCALA – Marion County deputies are warning residents of a new phone scam where residents are receiving calls claiming the caller is from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office stating that they have missed jury duty and need to report to the … Read More