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For the Record 12/31/13

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DUI arrests

* Joseph Niciforo, 71, of South Skyline Drive, Inverness, at 8:13 p.m. Dec. 28 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Niciforo is accused of failing to maintain a single lane on Old Floral City Road. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.095 percent and 0.099 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $500.

* Joseph Humble, 66, of South Istachatta Road, Floral City at 11:56 p.m. Dec. 28 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Humble was involved in a car accident. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.157 percent and 0.158 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $500.

Domestic battery arrests

* Melissa Larkins, 55, of Homosassa, at 4:34 p.m. Dec. 28 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. No bond.

* Kevin Lapuma, 38, of Hernando, at 9:15 a.m. Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. He was also charged with felony grand theft and burglary to an unoccupied structure. No bond.

* Cassandra Paquette, 31, of Homosassa, at 9:10 p.m. Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. No bond.

* Kristina Juliano, 34, of Hernando, at 9:54 p.m. Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. No bond.

* William Grimes III, 46, of Hernando, at 9:54 p.m. Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. No bond.

Other arrests

* Marcus Blackwell, 36, of Old Dixie Way, Forest Park, Ga., at 7:29 p.m. Dec. 27 on an active Carroll County, Ga., warrant for violation of probation stemming from an original charge of forgery. According to his arrest affidavit, Blackwell is charged as a fugitive from justice. Bond was denied.

* Emmitt Carter, 55, of South Scarboro Avenue, Lecanto, at 9:32 a.m. Dec. 28 on an active warrant for two counts of felony aggravated battery with use of a deadly weapon. Bond $10,000.

* Shawn Peck, 39, of West Sugarberry Lane, Beverly Hills, at 12:59 p.m. Dec. 28 on a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit Peck is accused of having a glass pipe containing meth residue in his possession. Bond $500.

* Jose Mayol, 20, of Claymore Street, Inverness, at 6:30 p.m. Dec. 28 on a felony charge of fleeing or eluding law enforcement and a misdemeanor charge of driving while license was suspended or revoked due to financial responsibility. According to his arrest affidavit, Mayol is accused of driving an ATV four-wheeler at a high rate of speed. When a deputy tried to stop him, Mayol refused to pull over and instead attempted to elude the deputy. He was also issued citations for running a stop sign and driving an ATV on a roadway. Bond $5,500.

* Cleveland White, 37, of Crystal River, at 8:59 p.m. Dec. 28 on a felony charge of aggravated battery on a pregnant victim. No bond.

* Jonathon Argerenon, 35, of Forrest Avenue, Cantonment, at 10:50 p.m. Dec. 28 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation, stemming from original charges of feeing and eluding an officer and driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Argerenon was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from Escambia County. Bond was denied.

* Michael Burns III, 18, of North Page Avenue, Hernando, at 1:28 a.m. Dec. 29 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance and a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, deputies responded to a complaint about a loud party that Burns was attending. He was found to be in possession of ecstasy and a plastic straw with visible residue. Bond $2,500.

* William Mannix, 72, of West Lexington Drive, Crystal River, at 9:04 p.m. Dec. 29 on a misdemeanor charge of leaving the scene of an accident with property damage. According to his arrest affidavit he was involved in a car accident and stopped briefly, but then left without providing information or rendering aid to injured passengers. Bond $250.

Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

Burglaries

* A commercial burglary was reported at 9:42 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, in the 6300 block of S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa.
* A residential burglary was reported at 12:44 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 20 block of N. Edinburgh Drive, Inverness.
* A residential burglary was reported at 10:04 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, in the 5600 block of W. Knoxville Lane, Dunnellon.
* A vehicle burglary was reported at 2:42 p.m. Dec. 28 in the 5000 block of S. Felix Point, Homosassa.
* A commercial burglary was reported at 7:09 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 29, in the 900 block of E. Ray St., Hernando.
* A vehicle burglary was reported at 11:54 p.m. Dec. 29 in the 600 block of S.E. First Court, Crystal River.

Thefts

* A grand theft was reported at 9:37 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, in the 5500 block of W. Meadow St., Homosassa.
* A petit theft was reported at 10:42 a.m. Dec. 27 in the 300 block of N. Suncoast Blvd., Crystal River.
* A petit theft was reported at 2:28 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 2000 block of N. Cedarhouse Terrace, Crystal River.
* A grand theft was reported at 2:45 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 8300 block of E. Orange Ave., Floral City.
* A petit theft was reported at 2:46 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 3000 block of E. Murray St., Inverness.
* A petit theft was reported at 3:28 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 200 block of S. Elmhurst Point, Lecanto.
* A petit theft was reported at 5:23 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 7600 block of W. Fern Place, Homosassa.
* A petit theft was reported at 5:55 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 7700 block of E. Pine Lake Lane, Floral City.
* A grand theft was reported at 6:43 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 6300 block of E. Mobile St., Inverness.
* A petit theft was reported at 7:24 p.m. Dec. 27 in the 1800 block of N.W. U.S. 19, Crystal River.
* A grand theft was reported at 7:44 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, in the 5300 block of E. Live Oak Lane, Inverness.
* A grand theft was reported at 10:51 a.m. Dec. 28 in the 9600 block of W. Cleveland Lane, Crystal River.