Car plunges into pond at CR 466 and Buena Vista Boulevard

A car wound up in a pond at County Road 466 and Buena Vista Boulevard.

A car wound up in a pond after an accident at about 5:30 p.m. Friday on County Road 466 and Buena Vista Boulevard. Two people were transported to The Villages Regional Hospital as a result of the accident. One complained of chest pain, the other had suffered an injury to the an arm. The Villages […]

Beer stolen from Circle K on Historic Side of The Villages

Circle K

A man in a four-seater golf cart with an American flag license plate on the front reportedly stole an 18-pack of Bud Light beer this past weekend from Circle K on the Historic Side of The Villages. The older white male, wearing black sunglasses, a tie-dyed shirt and red shorts, walked out with the beer […]

Convicted sex offender moves into home in Village of Pine Ridge

The cameras at the Pine Ridge Gate helped nab the alleged appliance thief.

A 55-year-old convicted sex offender has moved into the Village of Pine Ridge. Michael William Fuller has moved into a home at 3214 Kranz Ave., according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement. He registered the address with FDLE on Friday. In October 2012, he was arrested in Volusia County on a charge of traveling […]

Outburst over text message lands Wildwood man behind bars

Justin Rossetti

An outburst over a text message landed a 27-year-old Wildwood man behind bars. Justin Lee Rossetti is facing charges of cruelty toward a child and battery following the outburst early Thursday morning at an apartment he shares with his girlfriend of two years and their one-year-old child. Rossetti allegedly grabbed the woman’s feet and drug […]