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The Villages
Monday, December 5, 2022

Crime

Oren Miller’s bid for new trial hinges on questions asked by investigator

Former Sumter County Commissioner Oren Miller’s bid for a new trial hinges on the questions asked by the lead investigator.

Villager’s daughter sentenced to jail time after pointing shotgun at neighbors

A Villager’s daughter has been sentenced to six months in jail after pointing a shotgun at neighbors in Florida’s Friendliest Hometown.

Wawa manager who stole $25,000 ordered to pick up litter for 200 hours

A Lady Lake woman who stole $25,000 from a Wawa convenience store where she worked as a manager has been ordered to spend 200 hours picking up litter.

Villager convicted of DUI spending 20 days in jail after caught driving again

A resident of The Villages convicted in a 2021 golf cart drunk driving arrest has been sentenced to 20 days in jail after he was caught back behind the wheel.

Homeless woman with stolen backpack arrested after found in broken down truck

A homeless woman with a stolen backpack was arrested after she was found in a broken down truck.

Man sentenced to prison for raping woman he met at town square

A man has been sentenced to eight years in prison for raping a woman he met at Lake Sumter Landing.

Warring couple asks judge for permission to reunite at their home in The Villages

A warring couple is asking a judge for permission to reunite at their home in The Villages.

Lady Lake police arrest homeless man with long criminal record

Lady Lake police arrested a homeless man with a criminal record which includes being caught with a stolen Walmart shopping cart.

Unwelcome shopper arrested at Walmart at Buffalo Ridge Plaza

An unwelcome shopper was arrested at Walmart at Buffalo Ridge Plaza in The Villages.

Sandalwood Condominiums woman tracked down in theft of four 12-packs of Coca-Cola

A Sandalwood Condominiums woman has been tracked down in the theft of four 12-packs of Coca-Cola from a local Dollar General store.

Driver who lost license in 2003 arrested after caught back behind wheel

A driver who lost his license after a drunk driving arrest was taken into custody when he was caught back the behind the wheel.

Teens arrested after allegedly making threats at apartment complex in Lady Lake

Two teenagers were arrested after allegedly making threats at an apartment complex in Lady Lake.

Pigs are ready for the holidays in the Village of Dunedin

Some happy-go-lucky pigs are ready for the holidays in the Village of Dunedin. Share a photo of your holiday display at [email protected]

Massachusetts woman arrested after fight with woman over gas pump

A Massachusetts woman was arrested after a fight with another woman over a gas pump at a service station.

Wildwood man with flashlight and ripped clothing arrested at RV park

A Wildwood man with a flashlight and ripped clothing was arrested in the wee hours Thursday at the Red Oaks RV Park in Bushnell.

Summerfield man stressed about possible eviction arrested after altercation

A Summerfield man stressed about a possible eviction and other financial issues was arrested after an altercation with a woman.

Union official calls drunken arrest at town square in The Villages ‘a misunderstanding’

A union official from Massachusetts is calling her drunken arrest at a town square in The Villages “a misunderstanding.”

Man arrested after getting lost in golf cart after tree lighting ceremony at town square

A man was arrested after getting lost in a golf cart after the tree lighting ceremony at Lake Sumter Landing.

Colorado man found in vehicle in neighborhood cul-de-sac in The Villages

A Colorado man has been arrested after he was found in a vehicle in a neighborhood cul-de-sac in The Villages.

DUI suspect arrested after found sleeping at wheel of car in The Villages

A drunk driving suspect was arrested after he was found sleeping at the wheel of a car in The Villages.

Ex-girlfriend who fled attack arrested after leaving behind fake fingernails

An ex-girlfriend was arrested after leaving behind fake fingernails in an alleged attack on her estranged man friend.

Villager arrested on DUI charge after blaming slurred speech on dentures

A Villager was arrested on a charge of driving under the influence after blaming his slurred speech on his dentures.

Woman allegedly walks out of Home Depot with power tool tucked in her purse

A woman was arrested after allegedly walking out of Home Depot with a power tool tucked in her purse.

Cuban-born driver arrested after call of concern from Hampton Inn

A Cuban-born driver was arrested after a call of concern from the Hampton Inn on County Road 466.