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Crestview News Bulletin
Man accused of sexual battery in Crestview due in court May 18to some readers.---CRESTVIEW — A Tennessee man accused of sexually battering a
Man accused of sexual battery in Crestview due in court May 18
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
to some readers.---CRESTVIEW — A Tennessee man accused of sexually battering a child faces a May 18 court appearance.An Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office arrest report states that Kenneth Marion Webster, 37, of Clairborne Drive, Newport, Tenn.,... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Some Okaloosa County EMS employees being investigatedthrough other EMS employees. The county says, it has removed the employees all
Some Okaloosa County EMS employees being investigated
WJHG Panama City / Posted 6 days ago
through other EMS employees. The county says, it has removed the employees allegedly involved from active service and the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating. We'll bring you an update as soon as more information becomes ava... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
UPDATED: Missing woman found9 a.m. update: Kayla Firnschild, who was missing since May 16, has been located
UPDATED: Missing woman found
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
9 a.m. update: Kayla Firnschild, who was missing since May 16, has been located according to a press release from the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. No additional information was provided about her whereabouts. Previous coverage: FORT WALTON BEACH... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office searching for missing teenOKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office needs
Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office searching for missing teen
WJHG Panama City / Posted 7 days ago
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office needs your help finding 19-year-old Kayla Virginia Firnschild. Firnschild was last seen Monday at her home on Jamestown Avenue in Fort Walton Beach. She is described as 5'2"... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Trial of woman accused of child neglect set for June 13Lynn Williams, 35, of Ellis Road, was arrested April 1 on a charge of child neg
Trial of woman accused of child neglect set for June 13
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 7 days ago
Lynn Williams, 35, of Ellis Road, was arrested April 1 on a charge of child neglect without great bodily harm.During an Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office investigation into a sexual abuse case, a 10-year-old stated Williams "told her to recant... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
IRS scammers bilk Fort Walton Beach resident out of more than $5K— A Fort Walton Beach woman is the latest victim of con artists who pretend to
IRS scammers bilk Fort Walton Beach resident out of more than $5K
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
— A Fort Walton Beach woman is the latest victim of con artists who pretend to represent the IRS.A media release from the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office stated the 66-year-old got a phone call May 16 from someone with a heavy Hispanic or Indian... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
June 13 trial set for Baker woman accused of child neglectLynn Williams, 35, of Ellis Road, was arrested April 1 on a charge of child neg
June 13 trial set for Baker woman accused of child neglect
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 8 days ago
Lynn Williams, 35, of Ellis Road, was arrested April 1 on a charge of child neglect without great bodily harm.During an Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office investigation into a sexual abuse case, a 10-year-old stated Williams "told her to recant... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Law enforcement investigating claim of suspicious man who offered girl candyOKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP )- The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is inv
Law enforcement investigating claim of suspicious man who offered girl candy
WJHG Panama City / Posted 8 days ago
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP )- The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is investigating an incident after a third grade student says a man in a van offered her candy. They say the nine-year-old student was riding her bike to Wright Elementary... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Information sought on missing Crestview teenagerrequested on the whereabouts of 17-year-old Ethan Carr, who stands 6-feet, 6 1/
Information sought on missing Crestview teenager
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
requested on the whereabouts of 17-year-old Ethan Carr, who stands 6-feet, 6 1/2 inches tall, weighs 230 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair.Anyone with information should call 850-758-6810 or the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at 850-651... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Information sought on missing Crestview teenagerrequested on the whereabouts of 17-year-old Ethan Carr, who stands 6-feet, 6 1/
Information sought on missing Crestview teenager
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
requested on the whereabouts of 17-year-old Ethan Carr, who stands 6-feet, 6 1/2 inches tall, weighs 230 pounds with hazel eyes and brown hair.Anyone with information should call 850-758-6810 or the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office at 850-651... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Man caught smashing door faces multiple burglary chargesOKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office has ti
Man caught smashing door faces multiple burglary charges
WJHG Panama City / Posted 13 days ago
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office has tied a man caught smashing a glass door in Destin earlier this week with a series of prior burglaries. Deputies say Tuesday, 43-year-old Kenneth Ellis, Jr. was caught... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Heroes Day is May 22 at Campton Assembly of Godofficers, EMS and 9-1-1 dispatchers from Almarante Fire District, the Laurel Hi
Heroes Day is May 22 at Campton Assembly of God
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
officers, EMS and 9-1-1 dispatchers from Almarante Fire District, the Laurel Hill Volunteer Fire Department, the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office and Okaloosa County EMS.Lunch and the dedication of Almarante's new fire truck, purchased in... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Larceny under $100,000, selling hallucinogens among North Okaloosa arrestsPosted May. 12, 2016 at 4:39 PM The Crestview Police Department and Okaloosa C
Larceny under $100,000, selling hallucinogens among North Okaloosa arrests
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Posted May. 12, 2016 at 4:39 PM The Crestview Police Department and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office provided these felony arrest reports from May 5-11:Michael Todd Commee, 38, Crestview, driving with suspended licenseLydia Faye Bradley, 40,... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Okaloosa Sheriff's Office investigates armed robbery of Niceville motoristOKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is curr
Okaloosa Sheriff's Office investigates armed robbery of Niceville motorist
WJHG Panama City / Posted 19 days ago
OKALOOSA COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) The Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office is currently investigating an armed robbery of a Niceville motorist that happened Saturday morning on Racetrack Road in Fort Walton Beach. Officials say a Niceville man states... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Sheriff's Office determines child abduction report was 'unfounded'child abduction report was 'unfounded' A day after notifying the public of a p
Sheriff's Office determines child abduction report was 'unfounded'
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
child abduction report was 'unfounded' A day after notifying the public of a possible kidnapping threat in Niceville, the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office has issued a second release calling the first reports “unfounded.” A day after notifying... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Former elementary school cafeteria manager arrested, charged with grand theftwith grand theft for allegedly stealing more than $30,000 from a school cafeter
Former elementary school cafeteria manager arrested, charged with grand theft
WJHG Panama City / Posted 21 days ago
with grand theft for allegedly stealing more than $30,000 from a school cafeteria fund over two years. Deputies with the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office say Lydia Faye Bradley of Crestview was arrested Thursday morning and booked into the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man accused of calling his ex-girlfriend 71 times in one dayA Florida man is facing criminal charges after calling his girlfriend 71 times
Man accused of calling his ex-girlfriend 71 times in one day
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 22 days ago
A Florida man is facing criminal charges after calling his girlfriend 71 times in one day, according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. According to NWF Daily News, the 21-year-old man from Mary Esther was arrested on April 20 and charged with... Read more
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Crestview News Bulletin
Obstructing criminal investigation, armed burglary among North Okaloosa arrestsarmed burglary among North Okaloosa arrests Posted May. 3, 2016 at 10:32 AM T
Obstructing criminal investigation, armed burglary among North Okaloosa arrests
Crestview News Bulletin / Posted 23 days ago
armed burglary among North Okaloosa arrests Posted May. 3, 2016 at 10:32 AM The Crestview Police Department and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office provided these arrest reports:April 25●Sean Michael Bergeron, 39, Niceville: out-of-county... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida woman goes to interview with child in day-old,...all day” and that the child was hungry after not having anything for breakfast,
Florida woman goes to interview with child in day-old,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 24 days ago
all day” and that the child was hungry after not having anything for breakfast, according to Northwest Florida Daily News. Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office According to police, Hall tested "positive for cocaine and benzodiazepine", and told the... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Human remains found where ex-pastor said he buried woman- Authorities have found human remains where a former Florida pastor said he bu
Human remains found where ex-pastor said he buried woman
Naples Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
- Authorities have found human remains where a former Florida pastor said he buried a woman's body nearly five years ago. Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office Capt. Mike Card told The Northwest Florida Daily News (http://bit.ly/1SUKNhX ) the remains... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Human remains found at burial site (ARREST REPORT, PHOTOS, VIDEOremains at a Revere Avenue burial site. More information will be forthcoming.Th
Human remains found at burial site (ARREST REPORT, PHOTOS, VIDEO
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
remains at a Revere Avenue burial site. More information will be forthcoming.The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office have begun the search for Marie Jane Carlson's body, allegedly buried in the back yard of a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Human remains found at burial site (ARREST REPORT, PHOTOS, VIDEOremains at a Revere Avenue burial site. More information will be forthcoming.Th
Human remains found at burial site (ARREST REPORT, PHOTOS, VIDEO
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
remains at a Revere Avenue burial site. More information will be forthcoming.The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office have begun the search for Marie Jane Carlson's body, allegedly buried in the back yard of a... Read more
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WJHG Panama City
Human remains found at Fort Walton Beach homeFORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Human remains have been found at a home i
Human remains found at Fort Walton Beach home
WJHG Panama City / Posted 27 days ago
FORT WALTON BEACH, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Human remains have been found at a home in Fort Walton Beach. According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, they and the Florida Department of Law Enforcement found the remains after they were led to the... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Human remains found at burial site (PHOTOS, VIDEOremains at a Revere Avenue burial site. More information will be forthcoming.Th
Human remains found at burial site (PHOTOS, VIDEO
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
remains at a Revere Avenue burial site. More information will be forthcoming.The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office have begun the search for Marie Jane Carlson's body, allegedly buried in the back yard of a... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Lawmen begin search for Marie Jane Carlson's body (VIDEO) The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Offic
Lawmen begin search for Marie Jane Carlson's body (VIDEO)
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement and Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office have begun the search for Marie Jane Carlson's body, allegedly buried in the back yard of a Revere Avenue... Read more
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Daily Mail
Man, 28, having sex in community pool started fighting with onlookersasked Misiak to stop, he got out of the pool, chased a number of kids around an
Man, 28, having sex in community pool started fighting with onlookers
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
asked Misiak to stop, he got out of the pool, chased a number of kids around and tried to hit them, according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. He also yelled at a man and got into a fight with a 15-year-old girl, who told him to stop... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida man has sex in pool, chases and tries to hit...Daily News reports. Misiak exited the pool and began chasing children around an
Florida man has sex in pool, chases and tries to hit...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 30 days ago
Daily News reports. Misiak exited the pool and began chasing children around and attempted to hit them, deputies said. Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office After being yelled at by an adult male, he began to walk away, but was confronted by a... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,..."whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker, deputies say"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker, deputies say
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,..."whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker, deputies say"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker, deputies say
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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ajc.com
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,..."whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,...
ajc.com / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,..."whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,..."whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted
Threatening email sent to schools was likely work of hacker,...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 1 months ago
"whose intent is to harass him by making it appear he authored and transmitted the threatening email," according to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office. "This is becoming more and more common," Okaloosa County Sheriff Larry Ashley said at a... Read more
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