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WJXT Jacksonville
21 arrested in Gainesville sex crime stingMore than 20 men were arrested in the past week as part of Operation Panther, a
21 arrested in Gainesville sex crime sting
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
More than 20 men were arrested in the past week as part of Operation Panther, an undercover detail aimed at identifying offenders that solicit children over the Internet for sex, the Gainesville Police Department announced Tuesday. The detail was... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Driver hits suspect with cab after alleged robberyGAINESVILLE — A central Florida cab driver says he was just trying to stop the
Driver hits suspect with cab after alleged robbery
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 3 days ago
GAINESVILLE — A central Florida cab driver says he was just trying to stop the men who robbed him from getting away when he hit one of them with his cab. Gainesville Police say three men pulled a gun on driver Michael Martin Friday night. Martin... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Driver hits suspect with cab after alleged robberyGAINESVILLE — A central Florida cab driver says he was just trying to stop the
Driver hits suspect with cab after alleged robbery
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 3 days ago
GAINESVILLE — A central Florida cab driver says he was just trying to stop the men who robbed him from getting away when he hit one of them with his cab. Gainesville Police say three men pulled a gun on driver Michael Martin Friday night. Martin... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Driver hits suspect with cab after alleged robberyGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida cab driver says he was just trying to stop t
Driver hits suspect with cab after alleged robbery
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida cab driver says he was just trying to stop the men who robbed him from getting away when he hit one of them with his cab. Gainesville Police say three men pulled a gun on driver Michael Martin Friday night. Martin... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Green Cove Springs fugitive found in GainesvilleA fugitive wanted in a Green Cove Springs homicide has been cornered in Gainesv
Green Cove Springs fugitive found in Gainesville
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 5 days ago
A fugitive wanted in a Green Cove Springs homicide has been cornered in Gainesville, according to the Alachua County Sheriff's Office. Victor Lamar Cruger Jr., 25, is accused of shooting Ernestine Hines, 55, just after 4 a.m. Sunday. Police said the... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Gainesville couple indicted for daughters deathGAINESVILLE, TX- A Gainesville couple has been indicted on negligent homicide f
Gainesville couple indicted for daughters death
KXII Sherman / Posted 6 days ago
GAINESVILLE, TX- A Gainesville couple has been indicted on negligent homicide for the death of their one-year-old daughter. 31-year-old Jason Ricker and his wife, 26-year-old Kristin Ricker were were indicted by a grand jury for the negligent... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
18 years later, friend arrested in cold case death of 20-old Texas womanA Gainesville man has been indicted on a capital murder charge in an 18-year-ol
18 years later, friend arrested in cold case death of 20-old Texas woman
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
A Gainesville man has been indicted on a capital murder charge in an 18-year-old case. Ax, who was arrested June 5 on the capital murder charge, was in the Cooke County Jail on Friday on $1 million bond. His attorney could not be immediately reached... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
UPS worker arrested for stealing pricey Apple laptopGAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police say a UPS worker in north Florida took an expen
UPS worker arrested for stealing pricey Apple laptop
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Police say a UPS worker in north Florida took an expensive laptop computer while at work and tried to sell it online. The Gainesville Police Department says 20-year-old James Espoir Cloutier was arrested Thursday and will be... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Gainesville police search for shooting suspectThe Gainesville Police Department is on the hunt in Alachua County Thursday for
Gainesville police search for shooting suspect
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 days ago
The Gainesville Police Department is on the hunt in Alachua County Thursday for a suspect who they said shot a man twice in one year. According to police, officers responded to Northeast 25 Terrace in response to a shooting and found a man who had... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
K-9, officer recognized after apprehending suspectsThe Gainesville Police Department named two officers as their hero of the day.
K-9, officer recognized after apprehending suspects
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 15 days ago
The Gainesville Police Department named two officers as their hero of the day. K-9 Officer Axe and Officer Amanda Cummings were recognized for tracking down two felony suspects almost three-quarters of a mile through woods and waist-deep... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Robbery on University of Florida campusGainesville police are investigating an armed robbery on the University of Flor
Robbery on University of Florida campus
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 days ago
Gainesville police are investigating an armed robbery on the University of Florida campus. The university sent out a message through its alert system around 1:00 Monday morning about a robbery near sorority row. Both Gainesville police and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Alachua Co. releases video of suspect shootingThe Alachua County Sheriff's Office released dashcam video showing the moments
Alachua Co. releases video of suspect shooting
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 20 days ago
The Alachua County Sheriff's Office released dashcam video showing the moments two deputies shot an armed robbery suspect 12 times on May 12 in Gainesville. According to police, 46-year-old Yowab Ben-Israel had pulled a gun and robbed the Post... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Bank Donates Furniture to Homeless ShelterMCSO changes it's name and joins statewide health networkMCSO changes it's name
Bank Donates Furniture to Homeless Shelter
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 21 days ago
MCSO changes it's name and joins statewide health networkMCSO changes it's name and joins statewide health network DURANT, OK -- A Texoma hospital is changing it's name and joining a new statewide health network.On Tuesday, Medical Center of... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
MCSO changes it's name and joins statewide health network DURANT, OK -- A Texoma hospital is changing it's name and joining a new state
MCSO changes it's name and joins statewide health network
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 21 days ago
DURANT, OK -- A Texoma hospital is changing it's name and joining a new statewide health network.On Tuesday, Medical Center of... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Blackout causes water problems in AchilleSHERMAN, TX -- A home in Sherman was badly damaged when it caught fire Tuesday
Blackout causes water problems in Achille
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 22 days ago
SHERMAN, TX -- A home in Sherman was badly damaged when it caught fire Tuesday afternoon.It happened at a home in the 4100 block of North Hopson Street at about 3:30 p.m.Heavy smoke could be seen as fire crews battled the blaze.More >> SHERMAN, TX... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Fire damages Sherman homeSHERMAN, TX -- A home in Sherman was badly damaged when it caught fire Tuesday
Fire damages Sherman home
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 22 days ago
SHERMAN, TX -- A home in Sherman was badly damaged when it caught fire Tuesday afternoon.It happened at a home in the 4100 block of North Hopson Street at about 3:30 p.m.Heavy smoke could be seen as fire crews battled the blaze.More >> SHERMAN, TX... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
West Nile confirmed in Carter County CARTER COUNTY, OK -- The Carter County Health Department has confirmed their
West Nile confirmed in Carter County
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 22 days ago
CARTER COUNTY, OK -- The Carter County Health Department has confirmed their first case of West Nile Virus this year.They say one person has come down with the illness and had... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Gainesville PD urging pet owners to be responsible during the extreme heatWest Nile confirmed in Carter CountyWest Nile confirmed in Carter County CARTE
Gainesville PD urging pet owners to be responsible during the extreme heat
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 22 days ago
West Nile confirmed in Carter CountyWest Nile confirmed in Carter County CARTER COUNTY, OK -- The Carter County Health Department has confirmed their first case of West Nile Virus this year.They say one person has come down with the illness and had... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Woman rams car, severs boyfriend's footA 51-year-old man's foot was severed Sunday when his girlfriend intentionally r
Woman rams car, severs boyfriend's foot
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 23 days ago
A 51-year-old man's foot was severed Sunday when his girlfriend intentionally rammed a car he was getting into after arguing with her, according to the Gainesville Police Department. The man, Richard Knight, was thrown 20 feet and the impact severed... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
'Ritualistic' killings may be tied to blue moonThe Eurotunnel terminal is illuminated by a rare blue moon on July 31, 2015 in
'Ritualistic' killings may be tied to blue moon
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 28 days ago
The Eurotunnel terminal is illuminated by a rare blue moon on July 31, 2015 in Folkestone, England. Hundreds of migrants are continuing to attempt to enter the Channel Tunnel in Calais, France and onto trains heading to the United Kingdom. In this... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Sheriff: 'Ritualistic' killings may be tied to blue moonPhoto: Peter Macdiarmid, Getty...
Sheriff: 'Ritualistic' killings may be tied to blue moon
Houston Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Photo: Peter Macdiarmid, Getty... Read more
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FOX 5 Atlanta
Shoplifting glasses nationwide problemGainesville Police want you to keep an eye out for two women seen in surveillan
Shoplifting glasses nationwide problem
FOX 5 Atlanta / Posted 28 days ago
Gainesville Police want you to keep an eye out for two women seen in surveillance video swiping thousands of dollars’ worth of eyeglass frames. One woman is seen in the video putting several pairs of glasses up her shirt before walking out of a store... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Car smashed into Gainesville car washGAINESVILLE, Texas -- A car wash had to close two of it's stations on Monday af
Car smashed into Gainesville car wash
KXII Sherman / Posted 30 days ago
GAINESVILLE, Texas -- A car wash had to close two of it's stations on Monday after a car ended up crashing into the units. Gainesville police say Jerry Hendry was driving south on Grand Avenue in Gainesville around 11 a.m. when he tried to make a... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Mom lied about Gainesville girl's abductionA 26-year-old mother has been arrested and charged with fabricating evidence an
Mom lied about Gainesville girl's abduction
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 30 days ago
A 26-year-old mother has been arrested and charged with fabricating evidence and filing a false police report after she reported her 11-year-old daughter had been abducted by the girl's father, sparking statewide alerts Saturday, the Gainesville... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Rape investigation near UF campusThe University of Florida sent out a public safety alert Sunday afternoon. Uni
Rape investigation near UF campus
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted a month ago
The University of Florida sent out a public safety alert Sunday afternoon. University police say a 19-year-old woman reported she left the Grog House with an unknown man early Sunday morning. Police say the woman told them she remembers leaving the... Read more
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NBC Miami
11-Old Girl Found Safe, Missing Child Alert CanceledAn 11-year-old girl has been found safe after authorities issued a Missing Chil
11-Old Girl Found Safe, Missing Child Alert Canceled
NBC Miami / Posted 1 months ago
An 11-year-old girl has been found safe after authorities issued a Missing Child Alert Saturday morning. The Gainesville Police Department confirmed on Facebook that 11-year-old Jahnia Fisher had been recovered safely after the Florida Department of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Amber Alert issued for missing girlGAINESVILLE - Authorities have issued an Amber Alert in an effort to find an 11
Amber Alert issued for missing girl
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
GAINESVILLE - Authorities have issued an Amber Alert in an effort to find an 11-year-old girl named Jahnia Fisher who was last seen in Gainesville. The girl is from Georgia but was in Gainesville visiting her grandmother, according to the... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Child alert issued for missing Gainesville girlThe Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued a missing child alert for
Child alert issued for missing Gainesville girl
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 1 months ago
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has issued a missing child alert for an 11-year-old girl from Gainesville. Jahnia Fisher is African-American with brown eyes and black hair. She is 5 feet 3 inches tall and weighs 100 pounds. Officials say... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
FDLE looking for missing 11-oldALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) - The Florida Department of Law Enf
FDLE looking for missing 11-old
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
ALACHUA COUNTY, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35 ORLANDO) - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is looking for an 11-year-old that went missing out of Alachua County. Officials issued a missing child alert for 11-year-old Jahnia Imaria Fisher out of... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Authorities search for missing girl, 11Police were searching Saturday for a missing 11-year-old girl who was last seen
Authorities search for missing girl, 11
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
Police were searching Saturday for a missing 11-year-old girl who was last seen in Gainesville. Authorities with the Gainesville Police Department said Jahnia Fisher was last seen Friday. Jahnia was described as a black girl, 5 feet 3 inches tall,... Read more
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WPBF Palm Beach
Authorities search for missing girl, 11Police were searching Saturday for a missing 11-year-old girl who was last seen
Authorities search for missing girl, 11
WPBF Palm Beach / Posted 1 months ago
Police were searching Saturday for a missing 11-year-old girl who was last seen in Gainesville. Authorities with the Gainesville Police Department said Jahnia Fisher was last seen Friday. Jahnia was described as a black girl, 5 feet 3 inches tall,... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Vehicle burglaries rise in GainesvilleGAINESVILLE, TX-The city of Gainesville is seeing a big rise in burglaries arou
Vehicle burglaries rise in Gainesville
KXII Sherman / Posted 1 months ago
GAINESVILLE, TX-The city of Gainesville is seeing a big rise in burglaries around town. Gainesville Police say they have seen a 50 percent increase in car burglaries. All the burglaries have taken place in cars that were unlocked and valuables were... Read more
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KXII Sherman
Gainesville man behind bars for injuring childGAINESVILLE, TX- A Gainesville man is behind bars tonight after officials say h
Gainesville man behind bars for injuring child
KXII Sherman / Posted 1 months ago
GAINESVILLE, TX- A Gainesville man is behind bars tonight after officials say he severely injured a child. 32-year-old Jimy Tittle was arrested after gainesville police say he intentionally injured an 11 month old child. The child then had to be... Read more

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