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Crime, police reports, accident reports, police blotter in The Villages, Florida and surrounding communities. Local police department press releases and alerts, local citations for golf cart DUI’s, robberies and more in The Villages, Lady Lake, Fruitland Park, Wildwood and Oxford, Florida.

Homeless man who bought beer arrested after begging customers for money at local gas...

A homeless man who bought beer, begged for money then passed out in a restroom was arrested at a local gas station.

Jailed man learns he can’t stay next door to victim with protection order

A Summerfield man was charged with violating a protection order just hours after it was served, claiming he thought it was OK if he stayed next door to the victim.

SOS text messages send deputies scrambling to help locked-up Summerfield woman

Marion County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Summerfield man after a woman locked in a bedroom sent out text messages asking for help.

Chef at Spanish Springs restaurant has license plate seized during traffic stop

A chef at a Spanish Springs restaurant had his license plate seized from his vehicle during a traffic stop in The Villages.

Police called about persistent trespasser invited into Villages home to drink beer

Police were called about a persistent trespasser who was invited in to drink beer at a home in The Villages. 

Villager facing multiple criminal charges to be evaluated by mental health expert

A Villager facing multiple criminal charges will be evaluated by a mental health expert.

Woman to answer in court after allegedly stuffing stolen purse with merchandise at Target

A Lady Lake woman will have to answer in court after allegedly stuffing a stolen purse with merchandise at Target at Rolling Acres Plaza.

Lady Lake woman claims she was unaware of outstanding Marion County warrant for her...

A Lady Lake woman taken into custody last week claimed she was unaware of an outstanding Marion County warrant for her arrest.

Villager arrested after accidentally tripping alarm system in her garage

A Villager was arrested early Wednesday morning after accidentally tripping the alarm system in her garage.

Fight breaks out at Spanish Springs nightspot after man snaps photos of women’s rear-ends

A fight broke out at a nightspot at Spanish Springs Town Square after a man reportedly snapped photos of women’s rear-ends.

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