Investigators say this may not have been the first time he has done it.
The Marion County Sheriff's Office arrested a man they say held a woman against her will, battered her and stabbed her for days.
Those with legal experience are invited to volunteer to assist in the prosecution of cases in Citrus, Hernando, Lake, Marion or Sumter Counties.
The Ocala Police Department helped stop a suspect accused of stealing a car out of Gainesville.
Deputies said that when they arrived, they found a man located inside the home deceased.
Police said that 32-year-old Manuel Jesus Robles kidnapped a woman at gunpoint and forced her into his car.
Police say they are waiting for a medical examiner to determine if the bones are human.
Marion County Sheriff Billy Woods is asking the public to help find the county's five most wanted.
The Marion County Sheriff’s Office said a fugitive pulled a gun on a deputy and his K-9 during a foot pursuit.
"This is not current and there is not a serial rapist on the loose in Ocala."
She was originally reported as a runaway but due to the length of her absence and other suspicious circumstances, there is a concern for her well-being.
The early morning launch of a SpaceX rocket carrying Starlink satellites on Sunday created some beautiful colors and cloud formations in the sky.
The Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) says a motorcyclist was killed after he collided with a bear in Ocala.
Marion County authorities need help tracking down a possible killer. Detectives released video of a person they believe could be involved the murder of 29-year-old Melissa Nease.
Firefighters reported heavy damage and the driver of the sedan involved was entrapped.
Deputies said that while unconscious, the suspect allegedly raped the victim before leaving her beside the roadway near Highway 314.
There is a desperate search to find a violent criminal. Investigators said a woman was kidnapped at one location in Marion County, rendered unconscious and raped, before being dropped off in a ditch. At another location.
The school said that paramedics took four students and one adult to the hospital as a precaution. A parent took a fifth student to the hospital.
No word on if there were any injuries.
A Central Florida man is a step closer to getting a coronavirus vaccine, but the state keeps trying to send him hundreds of miles away to South Florida to get it.