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For the record 6/10/2014

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BUI arrest

* Robert Pyne II, 30, of West Dampier Street, Inverness, at 3:12 p.m. June 7 on an active warrant for boating under the influence with property damage. Bond $500.

DUI arrests

* Alan Stukes, 30, of East Wagon Trail, Hernando, at 1:45 a.m. June 7 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. He was also charged with knowingly driving with a suspended license. According to his arrest affidavit, Stukes pulled out heading the wrong way on Carl G. Rose Highway and almost hit a deputy’s patrol vehicle. The deputy reportedly had to slam on his brakes to avoid hitting Stukes. He was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Stukes reportedly refused Breathalyzer testing to measure his blood alcohol level in his blood. Bond $1,500.

* Jack Carver Jr., 52, of East Mars Street, Inverness, at 6:22 p.m. June 8 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. He was also charged with knowingly driving with a suspended license. According to his arrest affidavit, Carver got off his gas powered bicycle and appeared unsteady on his feet. He reportedly lost his balance and a deputy had to help keep him from falling to the ground. Carver was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. He reportedly refused Breathalyzer testing to measure the blood alcohol level. Bond $1,500.

* Adam Wimberley, 32, of South Cove Point, Floral City, at 10:03 p.m. June 8 on a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence. He was also charged with knowingly driving with a suspended license. According to his arrest affidavit, Wimberley failed to reduce his speed when passing a deputy who was pulled over on the side of the road. The vehicle reportedly then failed to maintain a single lane of traffic. Wimberley was asked to perform field sobriety tests and did poorly. Wimberley was also charged with misdemeanor possession of cannabis after approximately four grams of marijuana was found in the vehicle. Bond $2,500.

Domestic battery arrests

* Brian Underwood, 39, of Inverness, at 1:32 p.m. June 6 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. 

* Travis Gibson, 32, of Crystal River, at 4:26 a.m. June 7 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. 

* Brandon Cofield, 27, of Lecanto, at 12:31 p.m. June 7 on a felony charge of domestic battery by strangulation. 

* Edward Risner, 31, of Dunnellon, at 5:48 a.m. June 7 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery. He also faces two felony counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill.

Other arrests

* Patricia Serio, 19, of East Windmill Drive, Inverness, at 3:35 p.m. June 6 on a misdemeanor charge of retail petit theft. According to her arrest affidavit, Serio is accused of shoplifting a game controller and a book from the Inverness Walmart. Bond $500.

* Trevor Phipps, 20, of North Gardenview Terrace, Crystal River, at 10:42 p.m. June 6 on a misdemeanor charge of trespassing after warning. According to his arrest affidavit, Phipps is accused of trespassing at the Crystal River Walgreens after being previously trespassed for theft. Bond $500.

* Billie Baker, 79, of East Trails End Road, Floral City, at 9:45 p.m. June 6 on a felony charge of possession of a firearm by a convicted felon. According to his arrest affidavit, Baker was involved in a verbal dispute with a neighbor and pulled out a handgun during the altercation. A background check reportedly confirmed that Baker was a convicted felon, having been convicted of homicide in 1978. A database search on the handgun serial number revealed that the gun had been stolen in Hernando County. Baker also had a Marlin 12 gauge shotgun and ammunition inside his residence. Bond $10,000.

* Skyler Wentworth, 24, of Hernando, at 1:29 a.m. June 7 on misdemeanor charges of loitering, resisting an officer without violence, and drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, Wentworth was seen walking in a Hernando neighborhood, and when he saw the deputies, he reportedly took off running, cutting through neighborhood yards. A glass pipe containing methamphetamine residue was found in his possession. Wentworth was reportedly uncooperative during his arrest and refused to place his hands behind his back when instructed to do so. Bond $2,500.

* Jennifer Whaley, 31, and Samuel Whaley, 34, of South Ocelot Point, Homosassa, at 11:42 a.m. June 7 on active warrants for refusing to require a minor student to attend school. Bond was set at $250 for each of them.

* Aaron Leffew, 37, of Wekiva Crest Drive, Apopka, at 6:02 p.m. June 7 for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of driving with a suspended license. He was also charged with knowingly driving with a suspended license as a third offense, and operating an unregistered vehicle.

* Rachelle Baker, 49, of South Spaniel Trail, Inverness, at 8:32 p.m. June 7 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of sale or manufacture of methamphetamine.

* Shayne Cannon, 26, of North Pennsylvania Avenue, Crystal River, at 11:51 p.m. June 7 on an active Hillsborough County warrant for felony charges of trafficking in stolen property, grand theft and false verification of ownership to a pawnbroker. Bond $6,000.

* Jonathan Peterson Sr., 32, of Sandi Street, Inglis, at 9:04 p.m. June 7 on a misdemeanor charge of reckless driving, and a felony charge of fleeing or eluding a law enforcement officer. According to his arrest affidavit, Peterson was driving recklessly near Inglis, tailgating and making sudden lane changes at a high rate of speed. He reportedly refused to pull over when the deputy activated his lights and siren and instead cut through a meadow in an attempt to elude law enforcement. Peterson then fled his vehicle and took off on foot. He was found approximately three hours later at a residence in Inglis.

* Lacey Bethel, 29, of Townsend Boulevard, Brooksville, at 4:40 p.m. June 8 on an active warrant for felony violation of probation stemming from an original charge of introduction of contraband into a detention facility. She was also charged with felony failure to appear, and misdemeanor violation of probation stemming from an original charge of drug paraphernalia.

* James Owens, 52, of East Hunts Court, Inverness, at 5:50 p.m. June 8 on an active warrant for two counts of felony violation of probation stemming from original charges of robbery with a gun or deadly weapon, and burglary of an unoccupied structure. He reportedly turned himself in to the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office.

* Kristel Stiegler-Darrah, 21, of North Hiawatha Terrace, Crystal River, at 6:31 p.m. June 8 on a felony charge of criminal mischief, and a misdemeanor charge of resisting an officer without violence. According to her arrest affidavit, Stiegler-Darrah was involved in an altercation at Fort island Beach. When a deputy tried to intervene, she reportedly pulled away from him and was uncooperative. According to the report, she banged her head repeatedly against the patrol vehicle, leaving two significant dents, then kicked the headliner until she knocked it down. Bond $3,000.

* Dawn Barnes, 36, of Freewalt Street, Brooksville, at 10:19 p.m. June 8 on a misdemeanor charge of possession of cannabis. According to her arrest affidavit, Barnes was a passenger in a vehicle where the driver was pulled over and charged with driving under the influence. Approximately four grams of marijuana was found in her possession. Bond $1,000. 

Citrus County Sheriff’s Office

Burglaries

* A residential burglary was reported at 3:11 p.m. Friday, June 6, in the 12000 block of S. Florida Ave., Floral City.

* A residential burglary was reported at 8:28 p.m. Saturday, June 7, in the 5800 block of W. Woodlawn St., Dunnellon.

* A commercial burglary was reported at 12:36 a.m. Sunday, June 8, in the 8200 block of S. Florida Ave., Floral City.

* A residential burglary was reported at 12:51 p.m. June 8 in the 3100 block of S. Alabama Ave., Homosassa. 

Thefts

* A petit theft was reported at 12:39 p.m. Friday, June 6, in the 3100 block of N. Oakland Terrace, Crystal River.

* An auto theft was reported at 1:57 p.m. June 6 in the 8100 block of N. Pine Haven Point, Crystal River.

* A grand theft was reported at 2:04 p.m. June 6 in the 2000 block of N. Twig Point, Inverness.

* A petit theft was reported at 2:37 p.m. June 6 in the 2400 block of E. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Inverness.

* A grand theft was reported at 6:04 p.m. June 6 in the 300 block of S. Park Ave., Inverness.

* A petit theft was reported at 8:08 a.m. Saturday, June 7, in the 7400 block of N. Florida Ave., Dunnellon.

* A grand theft was reported at 10:43 a.m. June 7 in the 1400 block of W. Double Eagle Court, Hernando.

* A petit theft was reported at 4:24 p.m. June 7 in the 1100 block of N. Trudel Point, Crystal River.

* A grand theft was reported at 8:24 p.m. June 7 in the 2400 block of State Road 44 West, Inverness.

* A grand theft was reported at 10:49 p.m. June 7 in the 9300 block of W. Fort Island Trail, Crystal River.

* An auto theft was reported at 11:33 p.m. June 7 in the 12700 block of W. Checkerberry Drive, Crystal River.

* A grand theft was reported at 7:28 a.m. Sunday, June 8, in the 10100 block of W. Riverwood Drive, Crystal River.

* A grand theft was reported at 12:21 p.m. June 8 in the 3300 block of N. Page Ave., Hernando.

* A petit theft was reported at 8:49 p.m. June 8 in the 6700 block of W. Gulf-to-Lake Highway, Crystal River.