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Man sentenced to 25 years for sexual assault on a child

Homosassa, Florida -  On March 12th, 2021, the Honorable Judge Howard sentenced 46-year-old Lawrence Hunt to 25 years in prison followed by lifetime probation...
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Beverly Hills home raided, heroin operation busted

On February 25, 2021, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) Tactical Impact Unit (TIU) executed a search warrant at 11 S. Desoto St. in...
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Lecanto man arrested after burglarizing storage units

Lecanto -- A Lecanto man was arrested after it was discovered that he had burglarized storage units of at least four storage businesses in...

Teen arrested after wallet was found at the scene

Inverness, Florida -- On November 27, deputies responded to a robbery in the 3000 block of East Buck Court, Inverness. The victim told authorities that...

Citrus County schools were placed on brief lockdown

At approximately 10:01 a.m, Crystal River Primary, Crystal River Middle, and Crystal River High School were on lockdown due to off-campus criminal activity. The Citrus...
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Woman killed two children, wanted to sell body parts for cash

Las Vegas -- Two children were found dead by their father, Jaykwon Singleton, and he said that his girlfriend killed them. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police...
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Florida man fractured woman’s face, skull with baseball bat

A Florida man is now behind bars after he was arrested for bashing a woman in the head with a baseball bat. Deputies responded to...

Three men had intercourse with animals hundreds of times, say punishment was too harsh

Three men, not from Florida, will have to remain behind bars for having sex with horses, goats, dogs, and cows after a superior court...
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Florida corrections officer sentenced, sexually abused young girl for years

Florida -- At approximately 9:18 p.m. on Wednesday, February 6, 2019, the Citrus County Sheriff's Office (CCSO) arrested 41-year-old Kenneth Slanker of Inverness, Florida. Slanker...