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For the record 5/13/2014

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DUI arrest

* Steve Beard, 51, of North Ruff Point, Dunnellon, at 9:45 p.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Beard was involved in a single car accident involving a tree and a mailbox. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Beard reportedly refused breath testing to measure his blood alcohol concentration. Bond $1,000.

Domestic battery arrests

* Michael Horton, 24, of Beverly Hills, at 3:43 a.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. He was also charged with misdemeanor violation of probation.

* Daniel Legg, 24, of Dunnellon, at 8:30 p.m. May 10 on a felony charge of domestic battery by strangulation.

* Nancy Blackwell, 56, of Inverness, at 10:21 p.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.

Other arrests

* Richard Rankin, 54, of North Bass Road, Dunnellon, at 9:10 a.m. May 9 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of a controlled substance.

* Lauren Clark, 26, of East Lucy Street, Hernando, at 11:43 a.m. May 9 on a misdemeanor charge of petit theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Clark is accused of shoplifting grocery items valued at approximately $60 from the Inverness Walmart. Bond $500.

* Christopher Clark, 29, of East Lucy Street, Hernando, at 12:26 p.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of petit theft. According to his arrest affidavit, Clark is accused of shoplifting a socket set from the Lecanto Walmart. The sockets were reportedly pawned by Clark’s wife approximately one hour later. Bond $500.

* Michael Rinaldo, 30, of East Nicholas Street, Hernando, at 2:28 p.m. May 9 on a felony charge of failing to report his change of address within 48 hours as required of sexual offenders. According to his arrest affidavit, Rinaldo reported his change of address but failed to notify the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles as required by law. Bond $20,000.

* Brandi Jenkins, 41, of Southeast Third Avenue, Crystal River, at 6:04 p.m. May 9 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from the original charges of uttering a forged instrument, credit card fraud and burglary.

* Peter Salozzo, 32, of East Circlewood Street, Inverness, at 7:10 p.m. May 9 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of felony battery. According to his arrest affidavit, Salozzo was transported to the Citrus County Detention Facility from the Oakland County Jail in Pontiac Michigan.

* William Haeger Jr., 45, of West Sasser Street, Homosassa, at 9:18 p.m. May 9 on a misdemeanor charge of criminal mischief. According to his arrest affidavit, Haeger is accused of attempting to break into a home, damaging the storm door and chain lock, and then fleeing the scene on a riding lawn mower. Bond $250.

* Jessica Graap, 38, of West Prairie Crest Lane, Merrill, Wisconsin, at 10:28 p.m. May 9 on a felony charge of grand theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Graap is accused of shoplifting 47 household items, with a total value of $428.58, from the Inverness Walmart. Bond $2,000.

* Ryan Nihart, 21, of Salvia Court, Homosassa, at 1:16 a.m. May 10 on misdemeanor charges of loitering or prowling in a manner not usual for law-abiding citizens and resisting an officer without violence. According to his arrest affidavit, Nihart was reportedly sitting on a sign at the Christian Center Church at approximately 11 p.m. Nihart reportedly took off running when he was approached by the deputy. Nihart also faces felony trafficking in stolen property and misdemeanor petit theft. According to the arrest affidavit, he is accused of shoplifting an ink combination cartridge, valued at $63.97 from Walmart, then exchanging the stolen item for a gift certificate. Bond $10, 250.

* Barbara Cannon, 51, at 2:17 a.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of trespassing after warning. According to her arrest affidavit, Cannon is accused of trespassing at the Circle K in Inverness after being previously trespassed from the site. Bond $250.

* Thomas Zarbo, 18, of West Valerian Place, Beverly Hills, at 2:09 a.m. May 10 on a felony charge of robbery without a weapon. According to the arrest affidavit, the victim reportedly backed his vehicle into Zarbo’s vehicle and broke his tail light. Zarbo reportedly became irate, making threats, then demanding all the money in the victim’s wallet. The victim reported that he gave Zarbo $30 from his wallet, but reported that Zarbo continued to call and threaten him after he left the scene. Bond $10,000.

* Jennifer Shettleroe, 29, of Crystal River, at 3:22 p.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of possession of cannabis. Bond $500.

* Shamra Rider, 27, of South Rainbow Point, Homosassa, at 9:45p.m. May 10 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of dealing in stolen property.

* John Hicks, 44, of Northeast First Terrace, Crystal River, at 10:22 p.m. May 10 on an active warrant for felony possession of a controlled substance. According to his arrest affidavit, Hicks is being charged for being in possession of over 20 grams of cannabis. Bond $5,000.

* Amy Reyburn, 43, of West Clearbrook Lane, Homosassa, at 11:04 p.m. May 10 on a misdemeanor charge of drug paraphernalia. According to her arrest affidavit, Reyburn was pulled over for failing to stop at a stop sign. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and a glass pipe commonly used to smoke methamphetamine was found in her possession. Bond $500.

* Victoria Butcher, 31, Mathew Butcher, 30, of West Riverbend Road, Dunnellon, and Helen Butcher, 43, of North Citrus Avenue, Crystal River, at 1:56a.m. May 11 on active warrants for three counts each of cruelty to animals. Bond was set at $1,500 for each of the accused. Mathew Butcher faces an additional charge of felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of lewd and lascivious acts, sexual battery and two counts of possession of cocaine. No bond. 

* Sasha Taflinger, 31, of North Wave Point, Hernando, at 8:05 a.m. May 11 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of grand theft.

* Vincent Lutz, 28, of East Center Street, Inverness, at 10:33 a.m. May 11 on a felony charge of failing to report an address change within 48 hours as required of sexual offenders. According to his arrest affidavit, Lutz reported a change of address and a predator notification went out to all neighbors within half of a mile of his new address, but he failed to actually move to the reported address. Bond $20,000.

* Thereza Choquette, 43, of Inverness, at 2:18 p.m. May 11 on a misdemeanor charge of battery. Bond $500.

* Shelby Hoffman, 20, of Beverly Hills, at 4:29 p.m. May 11 on a felony charge of burglary to an occupied residence, and a misdemeanor charge of fraudulent use of credit cards. Bond $15,500.

* Michelle Leslie, 18, of West Holly Brook Lane, Dunnellon, at 5:18 p.m. May 11 on an active Polk County warrant for felony charges of grand theft, two counts of trafficking in stolen property, and two counts of false verification to a pawn broker. Bond $13,000.

* Jason Duchesne, 29, of Lemington Court, Homosassa, at 5:20 p.m. May 11 on an active Pasco County warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of possession of a controlled substance.

* Karl Bower, 31, of North Palm Ridge Boulevard, Crystal River, at 6:16 p.m. May 11 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance, and misdemeanor charges of knowingly driving with a suspended license and possession of drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, Bower was pulled over because a deputy recognized him and confirmed through a database check that his license was suspended. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs in the vehicle, and 8.5 alprazolam (Xanax) pills, two carisoprodol pills (muscle relaxer), four methamphetamine pills and seven methadone pills were found together in a plastic baggie. Bower reportedly also had 4.9 grams of methamphetamine in a clear plastic baggie. Bond $36,000.

* Katie Potter, 26, of Homosassa, at 9:26 p.m. May 11 on a felony charge of battery to a law enforcement officer and misdemeanor possession of cannabis. According to her arrest affidavit, Potter was a passenger in a vehicle pulled over for a routine traffic stop. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs in the vehicle and approximately one gram of marijuana was found in her possession. She reportedly became agitated during her arrest and at one point kicked a deputy in his thigh and knee and then attempted to bite him on two separate occasions. Bond $5,500.

* Britney Burgard, 27, of South Woodside Terrace Homosassa, at 12:51a.m. May 12 on a misdemeanor charge of trespassing after warning. According to her arrest affidavit, Burgard had returned to the Homosassa Walmart after previously being trespassed from the store. Bond $500. 

Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

Burglaries

* A residential burglary was reported at 1:01 p.m. Friday, May 9, in the 14000 block of the St. Martins River, Crystal River.

* A residential burglary was reported at 2:49 p.m. May 9 in the 5300 block of W. Joliet Lane, Dunnellon.

* A commercial burglary was reported at 8:21 a.m. Saturday, May 10, in the 7200 block of S. Florida Ave., Floral City.

* A commercial burglary was reported at 9:41 a.m. May 10 in the 5500 block of E. Jasmine Lane, Inverness.

* A residential burglary was reported at 11:01 a.m. May 10 in the 5600 block of E. Shady Acres Drive, Inverness.

* A residential burglary was reported at 6:20 p.m. Sunday, May 11, in the 6500 block of  W. Appian St., Homosassa.

* A commercial burglary was reported at 3:03 a.m. Monday, May 12, in the 8300 block of E. Orange Ave., Floral City.

* A commercial burglary was reported at 6 a.m. May 12 in the 5400 block of S. Florida Ave., Inverness.

Thefts

* A grand theft was reported at 9:59 a.m. Friday, May 9, in the 5500 block of W. Rachael Lane, Homosassa.

* A petit theft was reported at 12:39 p.m. May 9 in the 300 block of E. Highland Blvd., Inverness.

* A petit theft was reported at 2:31 p.m. May 9 in the area of Northeast. Seventh Avenue and Northeast Ninth Street, Crystal River.

* A grand theft was reported at 2:43 p.m. May 9 in the 3400 block of E. Louise Lane, Hernando.

* A larceny petit theft was reported at 3:28 p.m. May 9 in the 4100 block of N. Concord Drive, Crystal River.

* A grand theft was reported at 7:11 p.m. May 9 in the 5600 block of S. Leonard Terrace, Inverness.

* A grand theft was reported at 9:05 p.m. May 9 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness.

* A grand theft was reported at 1:15 p.m. Saturday, May 10, in the 1700 block of 1700 block of S. Hoylake Terrace, Lecanto.

* A petit theft was reported at 4:36 p.m. May 10 in the 3400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness.

* A petit theft was reported at 6 p.m. May 10 in the 1100 block of Turner Camp Road, Inverness.

* A grand theft was reported at 7:55 p.m. May 10 in the area of Rails to Trails and U.S. 41 in Inverness.

* An auto theft was reported at 5:33 p.m. Sunday, May 11, in the 7800 block of S. Florida Ave., Floral City.

Vandalisms

* A vandalism was reported at 8:43 p.m. Friday, May 9, in the 7300 block of W. Sasser St., Homosassa.

* A vandalism was reported at 12:34 p.m. Saturday, May 10, in the 6200 block of S. Pleasant Ave., Homosassa.