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MCSO arrests Ocala man after finding stolen gun, drugs inside vehicle during traffic stop

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 29-year-old Ocala man after a stolen firearm, fentanyl, and cocaine were found inside his vehicle during a traffic stop.

Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods seeks help in locating man wanted for capital sexual battery on child

Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods is asking for the public’s help in locating a 34-year-old man who is wanted for three counts of capital sexual battery on a victim under 12 years of age.

Ocala man accused of pushing woman against wall, choking her during argument

A 32-year-old Ocala man was arrested after he was accused of pushing a woman against a wall and choking her during an argument over items that she wanted to retrieve from his vehicle.

Ocala man jailed after allegedly battering woman, fleeing from MCSO deputy

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office recently arrested a 42-year-old Ocala man after he was accused of battering a woman and fleeing from several deputies.

Ocala police investigating theft of riding lawnmower

The Ocala Police Department is seeking any information from the public that could help locate a riding lawnmower that was stolen last month from a local business.

Ocala woman arrested after allegedly threatening female victim with axe

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 60-year-old Ocala woman after she allegedly threatened to harm a female victim with an axe.

Silver Springs man with prior battery conviction accused of attacking woman in bar

A 58-year-old Silver Springs man with a prior felony battery conviction was arrested after he was accused of attacking a woman inside a bar.

Dunnellon woman arrested after relative accuses her of stealing lawn mower

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 36-year-old Dunnellon woman after a relative accused her of stealing a riding lawn mower.

Ocklawaha man jailed after being accused of choking woman for 15 seconds

A 36-year-old Ocklawaha man was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff's Office after he was accused of choking a woman for approximately 15 seconds while she was taking care of a baby.

Illinois man arrested in Marion County after being caught driving stolen U-Haul truck

The Marion County Sheriff's Office arrested a 39-year-old Illinois man after he was caught driving a stolen U-Haul truck.

Ocala man arrested after shattering windows, breaking appliances inside ex-boyfriend’s apartment

A 37-year-old Ocala man was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff's Office after he admitted to breaking windows, sliding glass doors, toilets, and multiple appliances inside his ex-boyfriend’s apartment.

Traffic stop for tint violation leads to two arrests after officers find stolen gun, marijuana

A traffic stop in Ocala ended with two arrests after officers found a stolen firearm, another loaded firearm, and marijuana inside the vehicle.

MCSO looking for man who may have information about boy killed at Reddick cemetery

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a man who may have information that is pertinent to the investigation into the shooting death of 16-year-old Kenneth Carr, Jr.

Ocala convicted felon accused of stealing three firearms

A 55-year-old convicted felon from Ocala was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office after he was accused of stealing three firearms.

Weirsdale man arrested after stealing generator from victim’s shed

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 51-year-old Weirsdale man after he admitted to stealing a generator from a shed that was located on the victim's fenced-in property.

Elderly Silver Springs man accused of choking woman, hanging up 911 call

A 72-year-old Silver Springs man was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office after he was accused of choking a woman and grabbing her cellphone while she was speaking with a 911 operator.

Missing Marion County teen found shot to death at Reddick cemetery

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office is conducting a homicide investigation after the body of a missing 16-year-old boy was found at a cemetery in Reddick. According to MCSO, the boy was shot to death, and Major Crimes detectives are asking for anyone with information to come forward.

Man charged with burglary after allegedly threatening homeowner, removing screen door

A 41-year-old homeless man was arrested by the Ocala Police Department after he was accused of threatening the occupant of a local residence, urinating on a bedroom window, and removing a screen door from the victim's home.

Marion County man arrested after allegedly entering storm-damaged Volusia home through broken window

A 29-year-old man was arrested by the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office after he was allegedly spotted entering a storm-damaged Daytona Beach home through a broken window.

Ocala man jailed after being accused of pawning stolen pressure washer

The Marion County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 32-year-old Ocala man after he was accused of stealing a pressure washer and pawning it.

Elderly Ocala man accused of attacking victim with garden hoe at recycling center

An 81-year-old Ocala man was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office after he was accused of striking a man in the face with a garden hoe at the Florida Highlands Recycling Center.

Three teens accused of burglarizing vehicles in Ocala

Three teenagers are facing felony charges for burglary after they were accused of stealing various items from multiple vehicles in Ocala.

Ocklawaha man arrested after OnStar leads MCSO deputies to stolen vehicle

A 21-year-old Ocklawaha man was arrested by the Marion County Sheriff’s Office after OnStar led deputies to a stolen vehicle.

Dunnellon police offering $1,000 reward for information on stolen library statue

A statue was stolen earlier this year from the Dunnellon Public Library, and the Dunnellon Police Department is offering a $1,000 reward for anyone who locates the statue or provides information that leads to the thief's arrest.