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3 homicide victims killed in a week's span identified by Jacksonville policePolice have released the names of three people killed last week in Jacksonville
3 homicide victims killed in a week's span identified by Jacksonville police
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
Police have released the names of three people killed last week in Jacksonville. On Aug. 18 Daniel Herschberger, 34, died in a fist fight at the Heron Walk Apartments at 7400 Powers Ave. Police said he fought with a roommate about 8 p.m. Police are... Read more
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Armed suspect shot by Jacksonville police had been suicidal, wanted to go out 'Waco-style'A man who police said told his mother he was going out ‘Waco-style’ was identif
Armed suspect shot by Jacksonville police had been suicidal, wanted to go out 'Waco-style'
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 4 days ago
A man who police said told his mother he was going out ‘Waco-style’ was identified as the suspect by Jacksonville officers responding to a domestic-battery case Sunday. Richard Francis Compo, 36, was killed by police from a bullet to his chest after... Read more
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Armed suspect shot by Jacksonville police had been suicidalThe suspect killed Sunday by Jacksonville police was a 36-year-old who had been
Armed suspect shot by Jacksonville police had been suicidal
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
The suspect killed Sunday by Jacksonville police was a 36-year-old who had been involved in another shooting the day before in Nassau County. Richard Francis Compo had gone camping with some friends and was acting suicidal when a friend tried to... Read more
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Interlachen woman wanted by Putnam deputies after daughter finds 6 emaciated, caged dogsPutnam County authorities are looking for a woman after her daughter visited pr
Interlachen woman wanted by Putnam deputies after daughter finds 6 emaciated, caged dogs
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
Putnam County authorities are looking for a woman after her daughter visited property she owns Saturday in Interlachen and found six caged dogs in deplorable condition. Lorie Elizabeth Robertson, 55, faces a charge of aggravated animal cruelty, the... Read more
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Hawthorne man killed Sunday when the truck he was in ran off the road and struck a treeA Hawthorne man was killed Sunday when the truck he was in ran off an unpaved r
Hawthorne man killed Sunday when the truck he was in ran off the road and struck a tree
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
A Hawthorne man was killed Sunday when the truck he was in ran off an unpaved road and struck a tree in Alachua County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Samuel Townsend, 43, was a passenger in the Toyota Tacoma driven by Tracy Townsend, 41,... Read more
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21-old and teen shot in drug robbery Sunday at Jacksonville mobile home parkA 21-year-old man and a teenager were shot in what Jacksonville police said was
21-old and teen shot in drug robbery Sunday at Jacksonville mobile home park
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 5 days ago
A 21-year-old man and a teenager were shot in what Jacksonville police said was a robbery involving drugs and money. Both victims were taken to UF Health with non-life threatening wounds. The shooting at a mobile home park in the 9300 block of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
One month later: Still searching for Lonzie Barton, but not in silenceThe black car with dark rims and tinted windows rolled up to the woman. Just f
One month later: Still searching for Lonzie Barton, but not in silence
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
The black car with dark rims and tinted windows rolled up to the woman. Just feet from a baby seat plunked in the rear of the car, the driver and woman cut a deal as they drove along Jacksonville’s sleepy and dark streets: For $20, William Ruben... Read more
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Lonzie Barton One Month Later: Still searching, but not in silenceThe black car with dark rims and tinted windows rolled up to the woman. Just f
Lonzie Barton One Month Later: Still searching, but not in silence
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
The black car with dark rims and tinted windows rolled up to the woman. Just feet from a baby seat plunked in the rear of the car, the driver and woman cut a deal as they drove along Jacksonville’s sleepy and dark streets: For $20, William Ruben... Read more
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Police say male homicide victim shot Thursday night in Jacksonville may be teenagerA male police said may be a teenager was shot and killed in at a Jacksonville a
Police say male homicide victim shot Thursday night in Jacksonville may be teenager
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
A male police said may be a teenager was shot and killed in at a Jacksonville apartment complex at 7061 S. Old Kings Road late Thursday. About 11 p.m. officers called to the Plantation Apartments found the victim lying in the parking lot. His... Read more
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History of lies baffling as judge sets $50,000 bail for missing toddler Lonzie's motherWhen the mother of 21-month-old Lonzie Barton was arrested Tuesday, Chief Tom H
History of lies baffling as judge sets $50,000 bail for missing toddler Lonzie's mother
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 9 days ago
When the mother of 21-month-old Lonzie Barton was arrested Tuesday, Chief Tom Hackney said he could not understand why a mother would lie to police about not knowing the man who was in charge of the boy’s care when the toddler disappeared. “This is... Read more
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Man found dead of gunshot in St. Augustine condominium parking lot late TuesdayA man found dead of an apparent gunshot wound was found lying between two cars
Man found dead of gunshot in St. Augustine condominium parking lot late Tuesday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
A man found dead of an apparent gunshot wound was found lying between two cars late Tuesday at a St. Augustine condominium, police said. The 36-year-old was discovered by a resident of the Vista Cove condominiums shortly before midnight, said... Read more
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32-old solicited sex, nude photos of juvenile girls using bogus Internet identity, Clay detectives chargeA 32-year-old Jacksonville man has been charged with soliciting sex from two gi
32-old solicited sex, nude photos of juvenile girls using bogus Internet identity, Clay detectives charge
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 10 days ago
A 32-year-old Jacksonville man has been charged with soliciting sex from two girls after contacting them through social media sites and in calls. Terry Lee Meadows of the the 8100 block of Leafcrest Drive has been charged in Clay County with two... Read more
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Fernandina Beach fatal accident under investigation Tuesday may be hit-and-runA possible hit-and-run fatality is being investigated Tuesday morning in Nassau
Fernandina Beach fatal accident under investigation Tuesday may be hit-and-run
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 11 days ago
A possible hit-and-run fatality is being investigated Tuesday morning in Nassau County after a person walking their dog discovered the victim, according to police. The body was found about 6:45 a.m. in a parking lot in the 2300 block of Sadler Road... Read more
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Man electrocuted, woman seriously injured after car snaps power pole in Putnam accident SundayA 25-year-old man died Sunday after apparently coming in contact with downed po
Man electrocuted, woman seriously injured after car snaps power pole in Putnam accident Sunday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
A 25-year-old man died Sunday after apparently coming in contact with downed power lines following a car crash in western Putnam County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. A woman in the car was seriously injured and taken UF Health Shands... Read more
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Ebron arraigned in missing Lonzie case; pleads not guiltyThe man taking care of 21-month-old Lonzie Barton the night he disappeared from
Ebron arraigned in missing Lonzie case; pleads not guilty
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
The man taking care of 21-month-old Lonzie Barton the night he disappeared from a Jacksonville apartment was arraigned Monday on charges of felony child neglect and giving police false information. William Ruben Ebron Jr., the 32-year-old boyfriend... Read more
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Man shot in the leg at Southside Jacksonville apartment complexShots fired at a Jacksonville apartment complex during an argument Sunday left
Man shot in the leg at Southside Jacksonville apartment complex
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
Shots fired at a Jacksonville apartment complex during an argument Sunday left one man wounded in the left leg, police said. The man, who is in his 40s, was arguing with another man about 7 p.m. at the Beachwood Apartments at 2900 Beachwood Drive... Read more
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Highway Patrol investigating traffic fatality in rural southwest St. Johns CountyThe Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in the Elkton area
Highway Patrol investigating traffic fatality in rural southwest St. Johns County
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
The Florida Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal accident in the Elkton area of southwest St. Johns County. The accident at Florida 206 and County Road 305 was reported shortly after 4 a.m., according to investigators. No lanes are blocked. No... Read more
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Fiction reflects fact in crime tale by Jacksonville authorA burned body in a van that was linked to the execution of a California woman w
Fiction reflects fact in crime tale by Jacksonville author
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
A burned body in a van that was linked to the execution of a California woman who scammed car insurers were clues that led the FBI and a Los Angeles insurance investigator to a Jacksonville warehouse full of heroin and assault weapons. The case, all... Read more
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Fiction reflects fact in crime tale by Jacksonville author; insurance fraud cases skyrocketed in Northeast Florida before new laws passedA burned body in a van that was linked to the execution of a California woman w
Fiction reflects fact in crime tale by Jacksonville author; insurance fraud cases skyrocketed in Northeast Florida before new laws passed
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 12 days ago
A burned body in a van that was linked to the execution of a California woman who scammed car insurers were clues that led the FBI and a Los Angeles insurance investigator to a Jacksonville warehouse full of heroin and assault weapons. The case, all... Read more
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Putnam man charged in pot grow Monday arrested on battery charge ThursdayA Putnam County man who bailed out of jail Monday after a pot-growing arrest wa
Putnam man charged in pot grow Monday arrested on battery charge Thursday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 15 days ago
A Putnam County man who bailed out of jail Monday after a pot-growing arrest was back behind bars Thursday after another man was beaten with a shovel and hospitalized in critical condition. Monday, Boyd Gene Wiley, 47, of Interlachen arrived at the... Read more
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Traffic fatality on I-295 near St. Johns Bluff Road in Jacksonville early ThursdayA traffic fatality on Interstate 295 in Jacksonville occurred about 1:20 a.m. T
Traffic fatality on I-295 near St. Johns Bluff Road in Jacksonville early Thursday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
A traffic fatality on Interstate 295 in Jacksonville occurred about 1:20 a.m. Thursday in the area of St. Johns Bluff Road, according the Florida Highway Patrol. The fatality occurred in the northbound lanes. No other details were immediately... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Live Oak man killed walking in outside lane of I-75 in Columbia County WednesdayA Live Oak man was killed Wednesday when he was struck by a northbound tractor
Live Oak man killed walking in outside lane of I-75 in Columbia County Wednesday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
A Live Oak man was killed Wednesday when he was struck by a northbound tractor trailer rig on Interstate 75 in Columbia County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Anthony Vincent Africano, 51, was walking in the outside lane of the interstate... Read more
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Georgia man killed when his motorcycle struck a car Tueday in a Nassau County crashA Georgia motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in a Nassau County crash when he stru
Georgia man killed when his motorcycle struck a car Tueday in a Nassau County crash
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
A Georgia motorcyclist was killed Tuesday in a Nassau County crash when he struck a car turning left in his path in Hilliard, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. Forrest Allan Maxwell, 52, of Hartsfield was eastbound on County Road 108 about... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
2 fired deputies file whistle-blower suits in Putnam CountyA fired Putnam County deputy who said he has been questioned in an FBI probe of
2 fired deputies file whistle-blower suits in Putnam County
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
A fired Putnam County deputy who said he has been questioned in an FBI probe of the Sheriff’s Office command staff has filed a whistle-blower lawsuit over his dismissal last year by Sheriff Jeff Hardy on that issue and others, including a separate... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
5 people, including 2 children, injured in three-vehicle Jacksonville pileup MondayFive people, including two children aged 3 and 4, were injured in a three-vehic
5 people, including 2 children, injured in three-vehicle Jacksonville pileup Monday
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
Five people, including two children aged 3 and 4, were injured in a three-vehicle pileup Monday evening, according to Jacksonville police and Times-Union news partner First Coast News. One victim had life-threatening injuries in the 6:30 p.m. crash... Read more
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70-old Putnam man killed, woman injured in Monday head-on collision near Crescent CityA 70-year-old Crescent City man was killed and a woman seriously injured in a h
70-old Putnam man killed, woman injured in Monday head-on collision near Crescent City
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
A 70-year-old Crescent City man was killed and a woman seriously injured in a head-on collision Monday at the south end of Putnam County, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The man, whose name was not immediately released pending notification... Read more
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Boy who pulled trigger killing 16-old Putnam girl Sunday was told to put it awayA 16-year-old Putnam County girl killed Sunday when a friend shot her with a sh
Boy who pulled trigger killing 16-old Putnam girl Sunday was told to put it away
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
A 16-year-old Putnam County girl killed Sunday when a friend shot her with a shotgun had told him repeatedly to put the weapon away, according to the Sheriff’s Office. Raynie Michelle-Marie Dettmann was shot in the upper body with a 12 gauge shotgun... Read more
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Driver of SUV in Jacksonville Beach pedestrian fatality identified by policePolice have identified the driver of a sport-utility vehicle that struck and ki
Driver of SUV in Jacksonville Beach pedestrian fatality identified by police
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 19 days ago
Police have identified the driver of a sport-utility vehicle that struck and killed a 24-year-old visitor to Jacksonville Beach early Sunday. Deborah Allison Brewer, 45, of Atlantic Beach was driving the Ford Expedition that jumped a curb onto a... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Police taunting, suspect denial mark back and forth in Lonzie Barton caseIn police briefings, the chief of Jacksonville’s crime investigation unit has t
Police taunting, suspect denial mark back and forth in Lonzie Barton case
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
In police briefings, the chief of Jacksonville’s crime investigation unit has taunted the man he believes is responsible for the disappearance of Lonzie Barton, challenging William “Ruben” Ebron Jr. to confess and promising that the cops are closing... Read more
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Police taunting, suspect denial mark back and forth in Lonzie Barton caseIn police briefings, the chief of Jacksonville’s crime investigation unit taunt
Police taunting, suspect denial mark back and forth in Lonzie Barton case
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
In police briefings, the chief of Jacksonville’s crime investigation unit taunted the man he believes is responsible for the disappearance of Lonzie Barton, challenging William “Ruben” Ebron Jr. to confess and promising that the cops are closing... Read more
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Police tauntinge, suspect denial mark back and forth in Lonzie caseIn police briefings, the chief of Jacksonville’s crime investigation unit taunt
Police tauntinge, suspect denial mark back and forth in Lonzie case
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 22 days ago
In police briefings, the chief of Jacksonville’s crime investigation unit taunted the man he believes responsible for the disappearance of Lonzie Barton, challenging William Ruben Ebron Jr. to confess and promising that the cops are closing in. The... Read more
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Georgia man identified as Fernandina Beach drowning victim recoverd June 2The identity of a man whose body was discovered on the beach in Fernandina Beac
Georgia man identified as Fernandina Beach drowning victim recoverd June 2
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 25 days ago
The identity of a man whose body was discovered on the beach in Fernandina Beach June 2 has been determined to be those of a Georgia man. Steven Shaw, 34, of Valdosta swam out to attempt a rescue of two family members on May 30 but was overcome by... Read more
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Teen hit with gunshot after hearing shots firedPolice said a juvenile was shot shortly after 9 p.m. Monday when he and another
Teen hit with gunshot after hearing shots fired
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 25 days ago
Police said a juvenile was shot shortly after 9 p.m. Monday when he and another were standing beneath an overhang in Northwest Jacksonville to stay out of the rain. Police said the two heard gunshots while standing under a car wash overhang in the... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
On eighth day of Lonzie search, police say they will wind down but continue lookingWith places to search dwindling, an eight-day quest to find Lonzie Barton was p
On eighth day of Lonzie search, police say they will wind down but continue looking
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
With places to search dwindling, an eight-day quest to find Lonzie Barton was paring down Friday, police said. By then, more than 40 square miles, 61 bodies of water and 2,000 homes and businesses in Jacksonville were searched by hundreds of law... Read more
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Man in investigator's sights in case of missing 21-month-old Jacksonville boy said others need to be questionedIn a jail interview published on the eighth day of the search for 21-month-old
Man in investigator's sights in case of missing 21-month-old Jacksonville boy said others need to be questioned
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 28 days ago
In a jail interview published on the eighth day of the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, the man suspected in the case said he wants the toddler found and that he and the boy’s mother were told to be suspicious of the child’s biological... Read more
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On eighth day of search for Lonzie, suspect in his disappearance speaks in published intervewIn a jail interview published on the eighth day of the search for Lonzie Barton
On eighth day of search for Lonzie, suspect in his disappearance speaks in published intervew
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
In a jail interview published on the eighth day of the search for Lonzie Barton, the man suspected in the case said he and the boy’s mother were told to be suspicious of the child’s biological father and that he wants the toddler found. William... Read more
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Search for Lonzie enters eighth day as police concentrate on the NorthsideThe search for missing Lonzie Barton entered the eighth day Friday with police
Search for Lonzie enters eighth day as police concentrate on the Northside
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 29 days ago
The search for missing Lonzie Barton entered the eighth day Friday with police hoping it will be the last. “The sun is going down on day seven,” the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said on Twitter about 8 p.m. Thursday. “It’s a new day tomorrow. We... Read more
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Jacksonville searchers deploy to Northside for missing toddler Lonzie Barton; reward up to $10,500Update (12:40 p.m.): Story updates with news from the noon briefing by the chie
Jacksonville searchers deploy to Northside for missing toddler Lonzie Barton; reward up to $10,500
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
Update (12:40 p.m.): Story updates with news from the noon briefing by the chief. Scores of police congregated on Jacksonville’s Northside Thursday to continue the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, missing nearly a week from a Brierwood... Read more
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Jacksonville police, searchers deploy to Northside in search for missing toddler Lonzie BartonScores of police congregated on Jacksonville’s Northside Thursday to continue t
Jacksonville police, searchers deploy to Northside in search for missing toddler Lonzie Barton
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
Scores of police congregated on Jacksonville’s Northside Thursday to continue the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, missing nearly a week from a Brierwood apartment complex. The focus of the investigation shifted to the northeast part of the... Read more
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Jacksonville police and searchers deploy in the Northside from I-95 east to the Atlantic Ocean in hope of finding Lonzie BartonScores of police congregated on Jacksonville’s Northside Thursday to continue t
Jacksonville police and searchers deploy in the Northside from I-95 east to the Atlantic Ocean in hope of finding Lonzie Barton
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 30 days ago
Scores of police congregated on Jacksonville’s Northside Thursday to continue the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, missing nearly a week from a Brierwood apartment complex. The focus of the investigation shifted to the northeast part of the... Read more
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