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6 hrs ago | via WTXL
They said that it happened around 3:15 this afternoon at the SunTrust Bank on South Monroe Street. According to witnesses, the suspect came into the business and implied he had a weapon. Comment?
Sunday | via South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Newly-obtained documents and recordings include new details from the men accused in the 2014 shooting about how the alleged murder-for-hire plot was carried out. Newly-obtained documents and recordings include new details from the men accused in the 2014 shooting about how the alleged murder-for-hire plot was carried out. Comment?
Thursday Feb 16 | via Capital Soup
Florida Department of Law Enforcement agents along with law enforcement partners with the North Florida Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force arrested 12 child predators from Tallahassee to Lake City as part of a weeklong investigation known as Operation Cupid's Arrow. Investigators found child sex predators in chat rooms, dating sites and social media networks using instant messaging, texting, and even online classified ads. Comment?
Thursday Feb 16 | via Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph
When three men were arrested for robbing a drug dealer in Tallahassee, Florida, in 2013, prosecutors seemed to have a slam dunk case. As The Washington Post reported, Tadrae McKenzie and his friends used BB guns to rob a drug dealer, taking $130 worth of marijuana and his cellphone. Comment?
Tuesday Feb 14 | via PressReleasePoint
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.-Attorney General Pam Bondi's Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office today arrested a certified nursing assistant for neglect of an elderly and disabled patient. Renita D. Wilson, 48, is a Duval County resident formerly employed as a CNA at Terrace of Jacksonville LLC, a skilled nursing facility. Comment?
Monday Feb 13 | via WTXL
A Tallahassee man has been arrested after officers said he stabbed his girlfriend and mother then abducted his girlfriend's friend. The Tallahassee Police Department said that Matthew Bryan Quinones was arrested on Feb. 4, after police in Albany found him and the woman he abducted in a local Wal-Mart parking lot. Comment?
Saturday Feb 4 | via FindLaw
Clinton Andrew Thomas, Public Defender, and Nada Margaret Carey, Assistant Public Defender, Second Judicial Circuit, Tallahassee, Florida, for Appellant Pamela Jo Bondi, Attorney General, and Charmaine Millsaps, Assistant Attorney General, Tallahassee, Florida, for Appellee Leo Louis Kaczmar, III, appeals his sentence of death imposed after a new penalty phase proceeding. We have jurisdiction. Comment?
Thursday Feb 2 | via WTXL
Tallahassee Police have identified the man who was shot and killed this morning at in apartment complex on 1700 Joe Luis Street. Comment?
Wednesday Feb 1 | via WINK-TV Fort Myers
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. A man pleaded guilty to communications fraud for his role in debt collection scam that took at least $56,000 from three homeowners' associations in Lee and Collier counties. Comment?
Monday Jan 30 | via WTXL
Two Leon County men were arrested on Monday morning on charges related to Burglary, Grand Theft Auto, and Possession of Burglary Tools. Nineteen-year-old Derrick Anderson and eighteen-year-old Jaghee Anderson were seen fleeing a business on West Tennessee Street in Tallahassee at approximately 3 a.m. According to the Leon County Sheriff's Office, these suspects were connected to a number of other burglaries in the area. Comment?
Friday Jan 27 | via FindLaw
James S. Purdy, Public Defender, and Nancy Jean Ryan, Assistant Public Defender, Seventh Judicial Circuit, Daytona Beach, Florida, for Petitioner Pamela Jo Bondi, Attorney General, Tallahassee, Florida; a Stanley McCloud seeks review of the Fifth District Court of Appeal's decision in McCloud v. State, 139 So.3d 474 , which the district court issued on remand in light of this Court's decision in Haygood v. Comment?
Friday Jan 27 | via WTXL
Officers say, On January 20, 21 and 23, during the early morning hours, the suspect entered several Circle K stores in Tallahassee and committed theft, particularly Newport cigarettes. He is described as a white male, age 25-35, thin build, dirty blond/brown hair in a pony tail, and some facial hair. Comment?
Tuesday Jan 24 | via AmmoLand
I worked at the State Capitol for a number of years so I know the in and outs of that place and the politics. I still have my connections there. Comment?
Jan 16, 2017 | via WBTV
Two women are behind bars after authorities say they were associated with a gang which allegedly steals women's purses from their cars and attempts to cash checks written to previous victims. Deputies with the East Baton Rouge Sheriff's Office have in custody Tina Eggleston, 44, of Tallahassee, FL, and Erin Brown, 20, of Newport, TN, two alleged female members of the 'Felony Lane Gang.' Comment?
Jan 14, 2017 | via The Advocate
Two women believed to be part of the Florida-based "Felony Lane Gang" were arrested Friday, accused of multiple car burglaries in the Baton Rouge area since October and of cashing thousands of dollars in stolen checks. East Baton Rouge Parish sheriff's deputies had been on the lookout Friday for a maroon Toyota driven by two women who allegedly tried to cash stolen checks that morning, according to an arrest report. Comment?
Jan 13, 2017 | via WALB-TV Albany
The GBI Thomasville Field Office and Cairo Police have been searching for Nicholas Lequinte Perry, 20, since the murder of a Whigham man last Saturday . Perry was arrested by Florida police officials without any incident Friday afternoon at about 6:45 p.m. while walking in the area of White Drive in Tallahassee. Comment?
Jan 13, 2017 | via The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas
In this Feb. 20, 2016, file photo, Duke's Grayson Allen charges into Louisville's Jaylen Johnson to receive his fifth foul during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, in Louisville Ky. Comment?
Jan 12, 2017 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
Derrick Duck, 34, faces charges of burglary of a dwelling and grand theft after Tallahassee Police investigators say he spent more than five hours inside the eatery prying open the safe on Jan. 3. Tallahassee Democrat Derrick Duck passed over the Homewrecker and the Overacheiver but left with close to $2,000 during the burglary of the West Pensacola Street Moe's Southwest Grill, police say. Duck, 34, faces charges of burglary of a dwelling and grand theft after Tallahassee Police investigators say he spent more than five hours inside the eatery prying open the safe on Jan. 3, according to the Tallahassee Democrat. Comment?
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