- Special Sections
- Public Notices
* William Youmans, 47, of East Windsong Street, Floral City, at 12:48 a.m. Aug. 19 on a misdemeanor charge of boating under the influence. According to his arrest affidavit, Youmans was pulled over by a Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission officer checking to verify that there were life preservers on board. The officer noticed numerous empty beer cans and an empty liquor bottle, and stated Youmans showed signs of being inebriated. He was asked to perform field sobriety tasks and did poorly. Tests of Youmans’ breath showed his blood alcohol concentration was 0.122 percent and 0.129 percent. The legal limit is 0.08 percent. Youmans’ bond was set at $1,000.
Domestic battery arrest
* Riannon Marcotte, 35 of Inverness, at 11 a.m. Aug. 19 on a misdemeanor charge of domestic battery.
* Jeremy Rogers, 27, of Lonely Oaks Drive, Inverness, at 7:47 p.m. Aug. 17 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance, and a misdemeanor charge of possession of cannabis. According to his arrest affidavit, Rogers was pulled over for a routine traffic infraction. A deputy reported he saw Rogers throw something out of the vehicle while he was being pulled over and requested back-up. K-9 officer Repo alerted to possible drugs in the vehicle and multiple oxycodone, clonazepam and suboxone pills, along with approximately 2 grams of cannabis, were found in Rogers’ possession. His bond was set at $3,000.
* James Gross, 30, of South Oldfield Avenue, Homosassa, at 8:08 p.m. Aug. 17 on a felony charge of possession of a controlled substance, and a misdemeanor charge of possession of cannabis and drug paraphernalia. According to his arrest affidavit, Gross was pulled over for a window tint violation. A K-9 unit alerted to possible drugs and 0.5 grams of methamphetamine, approximately 0.78 grams of cannabis, a cannabis grinder and a glass pipe were found in his possession. His bond was set at $6,000.
* Jeffrey Turner, 19, of West Dunnellon Road, Dunnellon, at 3:15 p.m. Aug. 18 on a felony charge of grand theft auto. According to his arrest affidavit, Turner is accused of stealing a Ford F-150 truck valued at approximately $7,500. Turner reportedly admitted to knowing where the keys to the truck were kept and that he hid the truck in the woods near his home. He was released on his own recognizance.