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One dead, another in critical condition after police chase for stolen car ends in crash

One person is dead and another is in critical condition after Gainesville police say a pair of young men attempted to flee in a stolen vehicle and crashed. The incident began around midnight Tuesday when a Gainesville police officer was on foot patrolling the Sweetwater Square apartment complex, located at 3501 NE 15th St. when the cop spotted a stolen 2015 Chrysler 200 sedan.
GAINESVILLE, FL
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Stolen car accident leads to driver’s death

One person is dead and a minor is in critical condition after a car accident early Tuesday morning. First responders found a stolen 2015 Chrysler 200 with two stolen firearms flipped sideways on 1400 NW 23rd Ave., near the Wawa on the corner of Northwest 13th Street and Northwest 23rd Avenue, according to a Gainesville Police Department press release.
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Spring Term Grand Jury indicts 11 defendants on charges of racketeering, homicide, armed robbery, and more

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – State Attorney Brian Kramer has announced that the Alachua County Spring Term Grand Jury has issued indictments against 11 defendants on charges of first degree murder, racketeering, robbery with a firearm, burglary with assault or battery, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of a firearm by a delinquent, and more. The indictment alleges that the defendants engaged in a “pattern of racketeering activity.”
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Two Women Arrested on Drug Charges Wednesday Night

Two women were arrested and booked into jail on drug charges Wednesday night in Cherokee County. Those include 25 year old Serina Gagnon, of Sugar Hill, who was charged with Illegal Possession of Prescription Drugs, Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance and Drug Paraphernalia and with Possession of Marijuana 1st Degree; she was booked in at the Cherokee County Detention Center at 6:35pm.
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Gainesville plus-size community shows effort to progress fat liberation

In a society that shames plus-size people into hiding and hating their bodies, Shoog McDaniel is rewriting the narrative by showcasing their figures through nude photography. Nature’s beauty and tranquility, namely the springs’, inspired the 41-year-old plus-size photographer to illuminate the beauty within fatness by photographing plus-size bodies in the water.
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Ocala man jailed after being accused of climbing on top of female victim and choking her

A 21-year-old Ocala man was arrested after a female victim accused him of climbing on top of her and choking her with both hands. On Wednesday, a Marion County Sheriff’s Office corporal responded to a local residence in reference to a verbal altercation. Upon arrival, the corporal made contact with the female victim and a man who was identified as William Trevor Jurgens.
OCALA, FL
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Stolen vehicle flips, killing one occupant and sending another to the hospital in critical condition

GAINESVILLE, Fla. – On Tuesday, June 28, 2022, at approximately 12:30 a.m., while on an increased foot patrol at an apartment complex, a Gainesville Police Department (GPD) officer saw a vehicle he knew had been reported stolen on Monday, June 27. The stolen vehicle (2015 Chrysler 200) exited the apartment complex, and the GPD officer got back into his vehicle to initiate a traffic stop. The stolen vehicle fled at a high rate of speed, at which time the officer discontinued the traffic stop.
GAINESVILLE, FL
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Police: Serial Florida flasher arrested in Gainesville

GAINESVILLE, Fla. - A Florida man accused of being a serial flasher was arrested Tuesday evening after officers tracked him down in a Gainesville neighborhood. The Gainesville Police Department said John Mosley, 28, is likely linked to at least 15 indecent exposure cases this year. Detectives in plain clothes, traveling...
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1 dead, 1 injured in stolen car accident

One person died and another person is in critical condition after eluding a Gainesville Police Department (GPD) officer and crashing a stolen vehicle on Tuesday morning. According to a GPD release on Wednesday, at around 12:30 a.m. a GPD officer was on foot patrol at an apartment complex when he spotted a vehicle that had been reported stolen on Monday.
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Grand jury indicts 11 defendants

An Alachua County grand jury indicted 11 defendants on multiple charges on Wednesday. In an Eighth Judicial Circuit press release, State Attorney Brian Kramer’s office announced the grand jury indictments that include racketeering, first-degree murder, robbery with a firearm, burglary with assault or battery, aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, possession with a firearm by a felon and possession of a firearm or ammunition by a delinquent.
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