Teen arrested in drug-fueled burglaries at businesses in Summerfield

Robert Winters was captured on a surveillance camera at one of the business.

An 18-year-old is being held on $78,500 bond after at least 10 commercial burglaries in Summerfield. Robert Winters was arrested by Marion County sheriff’s deputies Friday night at his home in Summerfield. The burglaries occurred overnight Thursday at businesses at Martin Oaks Plaza located on U.S. Hwy. 441 and Liberty Plaza located 8145 SE 151st […]

Lady Lake woman arrested on pair of Marion County warrants

Amber Lynn Wright

A 32-year-old Lady Lake woman was being held at the Lake County Jail following her arrest Thursday on a pair of Marion County warrants. Amber Lynn Wright is charged with uttering a forged check and fraudulent use of personal identification. Bond is set at $4,000. She was delivered to the jail by the Lady Lake […]

Woman spots man stealing neighbor’s lawnmower

A woman spotted a man stealing a neighbor’s lawn mower earlier this week. Shortly before 9 p.m. Tuesday, the woman spotted a man stealing the lawn mower from her next-door neighbor’s yard in the April Hills subdivision, according to an incident report from the Lady Lake Police Department. The mower was a red refurbished Sears […]

Pharmacy technician admits to stealing pills from Villages’ Walgreens

Walgreens at Bella Cruz

A pharmacy technician was arrested after she admitted stealing hundreds of pills from a Walgreens pharmacy in The Villages. A Sumter County sheriff’s deputy was called Monday to the pharmacy on Bella Cruz Drive where a Walgreens regional manager reported that 508 Alprazolam and 430 Hydrocodone pills were missing. The regional manager indicated that a […]

Man walks out of Wal-Mart with stolen computer

A man walked out of the Wal-Mart in Summerfield with a stolen computer shortly after 8 p.m. Monday. The man was carrying a HP Pavilion 23-Q113W all-in-one desktop computer when he walked out of the store, according to an incident report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The computer has a value of nearly $700. […]