Crime, law and justice, and police blotter near Ocala, FL or anywhere in the US.
Recent Crime News
Saturday Nov 21 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette
" Authorities have arrested a man they say stole two big screen TVs at a Honda dealership in central Florida, loaded them into an SUV on the showroom floor and drove through double glass doors in an attempt to make a getaway. Ocala Police say Vantice Beshears, 46, crashed into another vehicle before jumping out of the SUV he was driving. Comment?
Friday Nov 20 | via Capital Soup
Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested four suspects who traveled the state stealing hundreds of rent checks from unsuspecting renters. The FDLE investigation began in October 2013. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 10 | via TheBlaze.com
A church usher is being accused of theft after being secretly recorded stealing tithe money from the Blessed Trinity Catholic Church in Ocala, Florida, according to police. Detectives with the Marion County Sheriff's Office arrested Mario Condis, 60, on Sunday, after video reportedly showed him taking money from an offering plate and stuffing it into his pants pocket. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 10 | via New York Daily News
Mario Condis, 60, is shown in a video pocketing cash from the offering baskets at a Catholic church in Florida. A sticky-fingered church usher was busted pocketing hundreds of dollars of donations from offering baskets while church members prayed, a bombshell video released by a Florida sheriff's office shows. Comment?
Tuesday Nov 10 | via The Miami Herald
A jury was seated Monday to hear evidence in the case of 33-year-old Derek Medina in the August 2013 killing of 27-year-old Jennifer Alfonso. Opening statements are scheduled Tuesday in Miami-Dade circuit court. Comment?
Sunday Nov 1 | via Click Orlando
WE'LL HAVE MORE ON AIR AND ON CLICKORLANDO.COM, POWERED BY NEWS 6. RIGHT NOW, A DEAN OF STUDENTS AT AN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL IS OFF THE JOB. DEPUTIES SAY HE EXPOSED HIMSELF TO A WOMAN WHILE WORKING ON CAMPUS. Comment?
Sunday Nov 1 | via Patch.com
A man currently in a Florida jail on burglary and grand theft auto charges has been charged by DeKalb County police with the 2013 shooting death of a rapper who was fatally wounded while driving his brand new Maybach. Lewiel, 42, was driving his new luxury car on Interstate 20 near the Glenwood Avenue exit on April 11, 2013, when he was shot. Comment?
Wednesday Oct 28 | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Authorities have arrested two more suspects in connection with a fatal shooting at a north Florida nightclub that left a woman dead and five others injured. The Marion County Sheriff's Office arrested 20-year-old Gary Edward King and 20-year-old Michael Eugene Smith on Monday. Comment?
Oct 14, 2015 | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
The aircraft struck two homes at Mar-Mak Colony Club in Palm Springs about 6 p.m. Tuesday. Fire officials say there were an unknown number of victims. Comment?
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