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Ex-Apopka Official gets Probation in Hit-and-run Crash

April 14, 2017 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

A former Apopka official will not serve time in prison over a hit-and-run crash after officials couldn’t prove he was the driver. The 62-year-old did enter a plea of no contest during a sentencing...

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Former Marion County Firefighter Facing Trial for DUI Manslaughter

April 6, 2017 Posted in Criminal Defense, DUI, The Villages News

The DUI manslaughter trial is slated to start for a former firefighter who contends a faulty test was used to charge him. The manslaughter charge for the man is the result of a crash on Interstate 75...

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Tavares High School Athletic Trainer Accused of Drinking with Students

March 31, 2017 Posted in Criminal Defense, The Villages News

An athletic trainer for Tavares High School was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly partied with students in the Ocala National Forest. The man is accused of purchasing alcohol for the party that...

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Man Arrested In Clermont For Allegedly Performing Lewd Act In Window

December 16, 2016 Posted in Criminal Defense, Sex Crimes, The Villages News

A 19-year-old man was arrested Monday evening for allegedly performing a lewd act in front of neighbors. According to reports, deputies were dispatched on Dec. 1 to an apartment located in...

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Man Seriously Injured After Truck Rolls Over Him In Fruitland Park

November 11, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

A 58-year-old man was seriously injured Wednesday when a vehicle he was working under rolled on top of him in Fruitland Park. The incident occurred about 12:30 p.m. on Irwin Way and Duncan...

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Lake County Man Accused of Molesting Girl

October 20, 2016 Posted in Criminal Defense, The Villages News

A 24-year-old registered sex offender in Lake County was arrested Tuesday after he was accused of molesting a girl. According to a report, the mother of the child and the man are friends and the...

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Man Arrested For Allegedly Scamming Leesburg Woman

October 14, 2016 Posted in The Villages News, Theft

A registered sex offender was arrested Tuesday for allegedly scamming an 88-year-old Leesburg woman out of more than $20,000. The man moved in with the woman in exchange for running errands and...

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Child In Critical Condition After Being Struck By Car In Wildwood

September 14, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A 9-year-old boy is in critical condition after being hit by a vehicle at the intersection of Cleveland and Masters avenues in Wildwood early Tuesday morning. At 7:13 a.m., Sumter County Fire &...

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Eustis Driver Dies After Running Stop Sign

August 25, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Villages Auto Accident Attorney, Wrongful Death

A driver died earlier this month after she sped through a stop sign in Lake County and was hit by another driver, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. The accident happened around 6:25 p.m. The...

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Electrical Meter Blamed for Sumter County House Fire That Injured Man And Killed Two Dogs

August 4, 2016 Posted in Personal Injury, The Villages News, Wrongful Death

An electrical meter has been cited as the cause of a house fire that injured two Sumter County firefighters, burned a resident and killed two dogs. The injuries to the firefighters and resident were...

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