Levy County, FL

Cedar Key, FLCedar Key News


The Cedar Key City Commission met on Tuesday, June 15, 2021, at 6 pm, at the Cedar Key Community Center. Present were Mayor Heath Davis, Vice-Mayor Sue Colson, Commissioners Susan Rosenthal and Nancy Sera. Commissioner Jim Wortham was not in attendance. Staff in attendance included: City of Cedar Key Attorney...
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Levy County man charged for sexual battery of teenager

On June 7, 2021 Detectives responded to the home of William Alfred Brown (4/17/66) on 91st Terrace in Bronson. Detectives learned that Brown sexually battered a child who is older than 12 but younger than 16. Brown was arrested and is being held in the Levy County Detention Bureau in lieu of a $750,000.00 bond. On June 12, 2021 Detectives responded to the home of Kevin Randall Shryock (5/3/84) on 40th Street in Morriston. Detectives learned that Shryock sexually battered a child older than 16 but younger than 18. Shryock was arrested and is being held in the Levy County Detention Bureau in lieu of a $525,000.00 bond.
Levy County, FLWilliston Pioneer

County honors flag, veterans

Commissioner Matt Brooks led Levy County’s celebration of Flag Day in honor of veterans and the message the United States flag holds Monday, June 14, at the new county government center Bronson. Log In. Already a subscriber? Register/Activate account. If you subscribe to the newspaper, you already receive FREE access...
Citrus County, FLCitrus County Chronicle

CCSO deputy arrested for sending graphic images to woman, ATF agent

A Citrus County Sheriff’s Office deputy was arrested on accusations he maliciously texted photos of a woman’s genitals to both her and a federal agent. Jonathan Seffern Jr. was arrested Friday, June 11, in Levy County on a Citrus County warrant charging the Citrus Springs 33-year-old with a first-degree misdemeanor of sexual cyber-harassment, according to arrest and court records.
Levy County, FLmycbs4.com

Williston man killed in head-on collision in Levy County

LEVY COUNTY, Fla. — A 76-year-old man from Williston died Thursday evening in an accident between two pickup trucks. The man was driving westbound on SE Second Street approaching a curve in the road, according to a report. As the man continued around the curve, he drove into the oncoming lane of traffic.
Williston, FLWCJB

A Levy County head-on collision causes the death of a Williston man

WILLISTON, Fla. (WCJB) - A Williston man died Thursday night after he collided head-on with an oncoming vehicle. According to FHP, the 76-year-old man was heading around a curve on Southeast 2nd Street when he collided head on with a pickup truck traveling on Southeast 183rd Terrace at the intersection of the two roads.
Levy County, FLWCJB

Levy County man arrested facing drug trafficking charges

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) -A man from Levy County is facing drug trafficking charges. Sheriff’s deputies said Tye Pierce was pulled over during a traffic stop on NE 139th Ave. yesterday. A k-9 unit detected possible narcotics and they searched the vehicle. 35 grams of amphetamines was found as well as...
Levy County, FLGainesville.com

Trenton man dies after early-morning crash in Levy County

A Trenton man lying in a road was hit by two vehicles in Levy County and was declared dead at the scene, the Florida Highway Patrol reported in a news release. FHP does not provide the names of people involved in crashes. The man was age 32. The incident occurred...
Levy County, FLWCJB

Levy County deputies searching for escaped chihuahua

LEVY COUNTY, Fla. (WCJB) - Levy County Sheriff’s deputies are trying to track down an escaped chihuahua who snuck out of a patrol car during an arrest. Deputies say Phoebe the Chihuahua’s owner was pulled over and arrested in the area of NE 70th St. between Bronson and Williston. Deputies...
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Dealer’s dozen: Twelve cocaine dealers rounded up in Levy County drug sweep

LEVY COUNTY, FL – The Levy County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force quietly concluded a lengthy drug investigation which targeted dealers who were selling narcotics on the streets of Levy County. DTF Detectives arrested twelve (12) people who sold narcotics to undercover officers. These subjects were picked up one-by-one from various locations around Levy County and booked into the Detention Bureau. The following is a list of those arrested and their charges:
Levy County, FLCedar Key News


The information provided below comes from the Levy County Sheriff’s Office Jail Media Report. The photographs and commentaries regarding the allegations against the persons identified herein. are copied from the report verbatim, without any editorial comment or revision by this newspaper. ******
Levy County, FLWilliston Pioneer

Levy County woman wins $250,000 jackpot

Veronica Rich, 51, of Trenton, claimed the $250,000 jackpot from the JACKPOT TRIPLE PLAY™ drawing held on May 21, 2021 at the Gainesville District Office. If you subscribe to the newspaper, you already receive FREE access to all the exclusive content of the website. Click here to register your account.
Levy County, FLWilliston Pioneer

Drug raid nets three arrests in Rosewood

Complaints by citizens of the small community of Rosewood, and anonymous tips of suspicious activities, led to the Levy County Drug Task Force searching a home Friday, May 28, on Shiloh Road. The Tactical Response Unit entered the home shortly after 5 a.m. and found homeowner, Erik Lambert, 49, in...