CRIME & SAFETY
Weekly Safety Report: Arrests and Holds in Marianna, Florida
This week in Marianna, Florida, there were three incidents that occurred. Logan Gruver was arrested for driving with a suspended or revoked license and for violating probation. Rhonda Castleberry was held for Calhoun County, and Misty Merriel was held for Washington County. Additionally, the Jackson County Jail currently has 182 inmates.
Man dies after truck runs over him; FHP
JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WDHN) — On Friday, a 2005 Ford F250 pulling a trailer was traveling northbound on Pittman Hill Road, according to Florida Highway Patrol. Reports show that shortly after passing through the intersection of McCormick Road it appeared that the driver may have attempted to place the truck in park and cut the ignition off.
METH ARRESTS MADE NEAR CALHOUN-JACKSON LINE
CALHOUN COUNTY – A routine traffic stop by Calhoun County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Investigator Scotty Norris on Dec. 4 resulted in some steep charges for a Blountstown man and a woman from Jackson County after 76.2 grams of methamphetamine was found in the vehicle. Norris pulled the vehicle...
Jackson County, Florida Sheriff’s Office Arrest Murder Suspect Darryl Jerome Walker on November 24, 2023
On Wednesday, Nov. 22, Jackson County Sheriff’s Office Investigators, who are also Task Force Officers with the United States Marshal Service, received information from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office that a suspect, Darryl Jerome Walker, who was wanted for murder, was possibly in Jackson County. On Friday, Nov....
Body found in Jackson County
JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - An investigation is ongoing after deputies say a body was found in Jackson County. On Thursday, officials with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office say they responded to a call saying it had been found outside a business at Malloy Plaza. Investigators say the deceased...
Weekly Safety Report: Exploitation, Driving Violation, Murder, and Drug Arrest in Marianna, Florida
This week in Marianna, Florida, several incidents occurred that require attention. These incidents include the exploitation of an elderly person, habitual driving with a suspended license, violation of an injunction for protection against domestic violence, a murder case, and an arrest for possession of methamphetamine. These incidents highlight the importance of maintaining safety and security in the community.
8 arrested, 2 juveniles after brawl at a South Ga. middle school basketball game
STEWART COUNTY, Ga. (WALB) - Eight people, including two juveniles, were arrested during a game between Seminole County and Stewart County. Wednesday night, a fight that started between one Seminole County player and one Stewart County player ended in what looked like a brawl between players, coaches and even spectators.
Murder suspect found and arrested
JACKSON COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - A man is in custody after deputies and U.S. Marshals say he was wanted for murder. On Nov. 22, investigators with the Jackson County Sheriff’s Office were told by deputies from Escambia County that suspect Darryl Jerome Walker was wanted, and possibly in Jackson County.