Nearly $20,000 worth of smart phones stolen in burglary

Nearly $20,000 worth of smart phones and other electronics were stolen over the weekend at Metro PCS in Summerfield. The burglary occurred sometime Saturday night or early Sunday morning at the store located at 16670 U.S. Hwy. 441, according to an incident report from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office. The burglary was discovered when an […]

Homeless man jailed after staring at woman’s 17-year-old daughter

Louis Shane McCormick

A homeless man was arrested Saturday night after a mother called law enforcement to report the man had been staring at her 17-year-old daughter. Louis Shane McCormick, 23, was arrested for violating a court-ordered injunction by repeatedly walking in front of a residence in the 200 block of Skyline Drive, according to an arrest report […]

Micro Racetrack Road resident arrested on drug charge

Robert Earl Johsnon

A 47-year-old man who lives on Micro Racetrack Road was arrested on a drug charge Thursday at a Circle K service station in Leesburg. Robert Earl Johnson of 35550 Micro Racetrack Road was at the service station at about 10:30 p.m. when police were called. Johnson had previously been trespassed from the location, according to […]

Summerfield man arrested on U.S. 301 for driving on a suspended license

Christopher Scott McCowan

A 41-year-old Summerfield man was arrested Friday morning after he was caught driving with a suspended license on U.S. 301. Christopher Scott McCowan was pulled over at about 10 a.m., according to an arrest report from the Sumter County Sheriff’s Office. The deputy who made the traffic stop discovered McCowan’s license had been suspended. McCowan […]