.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

For the record 1/28/2014

-A A +A

DUI arrests

* Cody Sowell, 23, of Parker Loop, Citrus Springs, at 3:19 a.m. Jan. 27 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence (second offense). According to his arrest affidavit, Sowell was stopped for driving the wrong way on a four-lane highway. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. He refused Breathalyzer tests of his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $1,000.

* Gregory Downing, 48, of North Crescent Drive, Crystal River, at 4:25 a.m. Jan. 26 on misdemeanor charges of driving under the influence and leaving the scene of a crash with property damage. According to his arrest affidavit, Downing was stopped for being in an accident, then leaving the scene, and driving the wrong way on U.S. 19. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. He refused Breathalyzer tests of his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $1,000.

* Larry Naylor Jr., 21, of East Onondaga Trail, Inverness, at 3:03 a.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Naylor was stopped for a routine traffic violation. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Tests of his breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.123 percent and 0.128 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Bond $500.

* Nancy Prather, 45, of East 74th Court, Trenton, at 1:35 a.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to her arrest affidavit, Prather was stopped for parking her vehicle facing eastbound in the westbound lane of traffic at the intersection of State Road 44 and County Road 491. She was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. She was transported to Citrus Memorial hospital then taken to the Citrus County Detention Facility. Tests of her breath were completed approximately seven hours after her arrest and showed her blood alcohol concentration was 0.125 percent and 0.136 percent. Bond $500.

Domestic battery arrests

* Jeremiah Smith, 36, of Homosassa, at 9:41 p.m. Jan. 24 on a felony charge of domestic battery by strangulation. No bond.

* Angela Dosal, 43, of Dunnellon, at 4:39 a.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. She was also charged with felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of homicide. In May of 2003, Dosal pleaded no contest to the second degree murder of her boyfriend who was stabbed in Hernando County. Bond was denied.

* Mark Pullen, 56, of Inverness, at 6:55 a.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. No bond.

* Earnest Ross, 37, of Inverness, at 11:24 a.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. No bond

* Brian Dillard, 47, of Crystal River, at 3:52 p.m. Jan. 26 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery and a felony charge of resisting an officer with violence. No bond

Other arrests

* Jason Schiedenhelm, 31, of Skyline Drive, Barre, Vt., at 7 a.m. Jan. 24 on an active warrant for failing to comply with sex offender registration. He was also charged with felony violation of probation. According to his arrest affidavit, he was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Cumberland County Jail in Fayetteville, N.C. Bond was originally set at $50,000, then revoked after the violation of probation charge.

* Rufus Hoyt, 33, of Rock Crusher Road, Homosassa, at 1 p.m. Jan. 24 on a felony charge of criminal mischief and a misdemeanor charge of trespassing in an unoccupied structure. According to his arrest affidavit, Hoyt is accused of breaking a window with a rock and damaging the front door of the victim’s residence. Fingerprints and Hoyt’s wallet were reportedly found within the home. He was already incarcerated at the Citrus County Detention Facility at the time of his arrest. Bond $2,000.

* Maurice Townsend, 29, of Southwest 109th Lane, Dunnellon, at 11:57 p.m. Jan. 24 on an active warrant for felony charges of conspiracy to commit a crime and two counts of selling or possession with intent to sell a controlled substance (cocaine). Bond $25,000.

* Luther Coman, 57, of South Seaport Point, Crystal River, at 12:06 a.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of disorderly intoxication. According to his arrest affidavit, Coman is accused of being intoxicated and creating a public disturbance at a bar on Ozello Trail. After assuring a deputy he was going home to bed, Corman left his home a second time and created a disturbance by walking in the middle of the street. Bond $250.

* Kimberly Ericson, 27, of South Gold Dust Terrace, Inverness, at 12:25 p.m. Jan. 25 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of uttering a forged instrument. Bond was denied.

* Gabriel Brown Jr., 34, of West Woodland Ridge Drive, Lecanto, at 2:29 p.m. Jan. 25 on a felony charge of introduction of contraband into a detention facility. According to his arrest affidavit, Brown is accused of being in possession of five hand-rolled tobacco cigarettes while being an inmate at the Citrus County Detention Facility. He had arrived at the facility as a federal inmate from the Pinellas County Jail. Brown had been arrested in Pace, Fla., in March on federal charges of multiple armed robberies in Hillsborough and Polk counties. Bond $2,000.

* Ramona Raven, 48, of West Ponce De Leon Boulevard, Homosassa, at 3:57 p.m. Jan. 25 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of battery on a law enforcement officer. Bond was denied.

* Jeffrey Horrell, 35, of South Michigan Boulevard, Homosassa, at 9:07 p.m. Jan. 25 on a misdemeanor charge of trespassing in a structure after warning. According to his arrest affidavit, Horrell had been previously trespassed from the Applebees in Crystal River and returned to the site after being warned not to do so. Bond $250.

* Terry Daniels, 53, of North Portico Terrace, Hernando, at 12:44 a.m. Jan. 27 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of battery on a law enforcement officer, and resisting an arrest with violence. Bond was denied.

* Genevieve Davis, 20, of Crystal River, at 11:58 a.m. Jan. 26 on an active Sumter County warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of providing false information to a pawn broker and retail grand theft. Bond was denied.

* Wesley Foley Jr., 27, of West Checkerberry Drive, Crystal River, at 5:45 p.m. 

Jan. 25 on felony charges of auto theft and burglary to an unoccupied conveyance, along with a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief. According to his arrest affidavit, Foley is accused of attempting to steal a 2004 Ford diesel truck from Hometown Auto Mart and damaging the ignition portion of the steering column of the vehicle. Bond $10,500. 

Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

Burglaries

* A commercial burglary was reported at 9:34 a.m. Friday, Jan. 24, in the area of the Withlacoochee State Trail and North Lecanto Highway, Beverly Hills.

* A residential burglary was reported at 12:40 p.m. Jan. 24 in the 300 block of S. Barbour St., Beverly Hills.

* A vehicle burglary was reported at 1:42 p.m. Jan. 24 in the 2000 block of S.E. Eighth Ave., Crystal River.

* A residential burglary was reported at 5:55 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, in the 5800 block of W. Demsey Lane, Homosassa.

* A commercial burglary was reported at 3:38 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, in the 8800 block of S. Florida Ave., Floral City.

* A vehicle burglary was reported at 3:43 p.m. Jan. 26 in the 8100 block of N. Primrose Drive, Dunnellon.

Thefts

* A grand theft was reported at 4:54 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, in the 4500 block of N. Remington Terrace, Hernando.

* A grand theft was reported at 2:34 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, in the 8300 block of S. Yew Terrace, Floral City.

* A petit theft was reported at 4:13 p.m. Jan. 25 in the 1900 block of W. Freeman Place, Dunnellon.

* A grand theft was reported at 8:14 p.m. Jan. 25 in the 3900 block of S. Suncoast Blvd., Homosassa.

* An auto theft was reported at 7:08 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, in the 10800 block of E. Gobbler Drive, Floral City.

* A grand theft was reported at 6:01 p.m. Jan. 26 in the 700 block of N.E. First Terrace, Crystal River.

* A petit theft was reported at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 26 in the 1900 block of N. Lecanto Highway, Lecanto.

* A grand theft was reported at 10:54 p.m. Jan. 26 in the 6700 block of W. Curlew Place, Crystal River.

Vandalisms

* A vandalism was reported at 4:34 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, in the 6400 block of W. Appomattox Lane, Homosassa.

* A vandalism was reported at 7:16 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, in the 700 block of W. Fenway Drive, Hernando.

* A vandalism was reported at 7:20 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, in the 900 block of W. Roosevelt Blvd., Beverly Hills.