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Man jailed after caught with Whizzinator to provide fake urine specimen

A Fruitland Park man was arrested after he was caught with a Whizzinator in an apparent attempt to fake a urine specimen.

Police track down woman who allegedly stole three Michael Kors purses at Belk

Police have tracked down a woman who allegedly stole three Michael Kors purses at Belk at La Plaza Grande in The Villages.

Oak Meadows woman once jailed for stealing in The Villages lands behind bars again

An Oak Meadows woman and a Weirsdale man are behind bars in the Marion County Jail after they were spotted Wednesday fleeing from an Ocala Wal-Mart with a shopping cart full of groceries.

Lady Lake man jailed after caught driving on license with multiple suspensions

A Lady Lake man was jailed after he was caught driving on a license with multiple suspensions.

Homeless man arrested after high-speed chase ends in Summerfield

A homeless man was arrested early Monday morning after a high-speed chase that ended in Summerfield.

Sumter sheriff seeks help nabbing bandit who stole groceries from Bushnell Wal-Mart

Sumter County sheriff’s deputies are asking for the public’s help in locating a bandit who recently stole items from the Bushnell Wal-Mart.

‘Lost’ Villager arrested after golf cart strays onto County Road 466A 

A Villager who said she was lost was arrested after her golf cart strayed onto County Road 466A.

Villagers’ daughter jailed in theft of merchandise from Wal-Mart at Buffalo Ridge

A Villagers couple's daughter has been arrested in the theft of merchandise from Wal-Mart at Buffalo Ridge Plaza.

Villager jailed as out-of-state fugitive wanted in Texas

An out-of-state fugitive was arrested by Marion County sheriff’s deputies early Tuesday afternoon at his Villages residence.

Wildwood police seeking help in nabbing car thieves who used stolen credit card

Wildwood Police officers are searching for three bandits involved in a recent car burglary.