The Marion County Sheriff's Office has identified a man they say was fatally shot by deputies after he attacked them with a knife.
All deputies involved were not injured.
According to the Sheriff's Office, Ricardo Bautista made statements that have law enforcement concerned for his well-being.
Deputies said that Julia was last seen a week ago in Ohio but her vehicle was located today in Marion County.
Marion County deputies arrested a man they say attacked a golfer.
In the video, James Rutledge Jr. is seen holding K-9 Adelmo's neck down to the ground, trying to choke him, the Sheriff's Office says.
An Ocala police officer was suspended without pay for 50 hours over claims he used excessive force when he unlawfully arrested a man in August of 2019.
Deputies said that over $130,000 was withdrawn and charged to the elderly victim's account. This included a $1,900 charge for fireworks and a $6,800 bill at a bar.
The three teens followed a victim and asked for money. When denied, they brandished a handgun and stated, "let's see what you got," deputies said.
One man and two juveniles were arrested Sunday afternoon after deputies say they were forced to use their K-9 to break up a fight outside of a McDonald’s.
Police are searching for leads and possible suspects.
Deputies said that the missing man has made statements that are concerning.
Family members of a man who died while saving someone else’s life spoke to FOX 35 News.
The police dog reportedly guided them through the darkness, finding the suspect hiding behind a tree.
Officials say Jayson Colvin was hiding under a canoe in a wooded area after shooting at a captain with the Eustis Police Department. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office helped bring the hours-long manhunt to an end as pilots tracked him down in their helicopters and notified Lake County law enforcement officers on the ground.
A member of the Marion County Sheriff's Office, her husband, and their teenage daughter passed away on Christmas Eve after a crash. They are survived by her son, who is recovering at an area hospital.
Two parties began arguing and shooting at each other, police said.
For the third year in a row, Ocala police officers gave money to citizens to help with their holiday needs.
The Sheriff's Office said that a woman pointed a gun at responding deputies before they fatally shot her.
“He is a good person. You could tell he was doing it for the right reasons, out of the kindness from his heart.”