Law and Courts

  • Levy County Sheriff's Report May 24

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:
    May 14, Jess Thomas Adams, 31, Yankeetown, out of county warrant. Bond $513.
    May 20, Melba Paige Alexander, 21, Morriston, DWLSR.
    May 19, Shellie Renee Bailey, 36, Chiefland, Driving while license expired for more than four months.
    May 19, Lowell Timothy Baker, 62, St. Petersburg, DUI, DWLSR, refusal to submit to DUI test, refusal to accept, sign citation or post bond. $50,000.
    May 19, Maurice Antwain Brown, 20, Chiefland, aggravated battery. Bond $25,000.

  • Sheriff's report May 17

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:
    May 8, Gary David Bamberger, 54, Williston,  FTA. Bond $2,000.
    May 7, Philip Jay Bascone, 32, Chiefland, selling synthetic narcotic, selling Schedule III or IV drug. Bond $30,000.
    May 12, Bruan Robert Bible, 26, Cedar Key, two counts possession of marijuana, two counts selling marijuana. Bond $120,000.
    May 10, Valrize Latrice Bristol, 32, Bronson, battery, VOP. Bond $50,000.

  • Sheriff's Reports May 10

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:
    May 1, Wayne Lyle Allman, 44, Fanning Springs, battery, aggravated battery. Bond $150,000.
    May 4, Nicky Shane Brown, 35, Cedar Key, DUI.
    May 4, Melissa Carter, 51, Chiefland, FTA. Bond $1,000.
    May 6, Duane Edward Dessert, 50, Old Town, DWLS.
    April 30, Kevin Eugene Dowell, 38, Bronson, DUI and serious bodily injury to another. Bond $5,000.
    May 4, Jeremy Dylan Drake, 19, Bronson, VOP.
    May 3, Robert Joshua Fink, 29, Chiefland, obstruction. Bond $15,000.

  • Sheriff's Reports 5-3

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:
    April 25, Summer Addison, 19, battery.
    April 26, Jeremy Lee Astrologo, 33, Williston, VOP.
    April 26, Craig Alfonza Brown Jr., 19, Williston, possession of marijuana, drug equipment. Bond $6,000.
    April 27, Kevin Ray Corbett, 54, Tampa, trespassing.
    April 23, Marshall Ray Daughtery, 26, three FTA. Bond $150,000.
    April 25, Deonte Lavar Davis, 22, Ft. White, out of county warrant. Bond $5,000.
    April 25, Stacey Lynn Deer, 40, Chiefland, petit theft. Bond $1,000.

  • Sheriff's Arrests 4-26

    April 21, Charles Rowland Bray, 54, Inglis, burglary. Bond $25,000.
    April 16, Elizabeth Kelly Coley, 18, Chiefland, loitering. Bond $5,000.
    April 21, Dale Derber, 58, Newberry, criminal damage to property. Bond $2,000.
    April 18, Travis Donald, 23, Chiefland, selling marijuana within 1,000 feet of a place of worship, cocaine distribution within 1,000 feet of a place of worship. Bond $110,000.
    April 19, Dana Marie Duff, 25, Zolfo Springs, three VOP.

  • Levy County Sheriff's Reports 4-19

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:

    April 12, Michael Allen, 22, Fanning Springs, burglary, petit theft, illegal use of credit cards. Bond $6,000.

    April 15, Susie Ann Bennett, 56, Chiefland, petit theft.

    April 11, Alethea Beyer, 37, Ft. Myers, disorderly intoxication, possession of controlled substance without a prescription. Bond $6,000,

    April 13, James B. Bunt, 48, Trenton, out of county warrant. Bond $5,000.

  • Synthetic pot is illegal

    Staff Report

    K-2, Spice, Bath Salts–all innocent sounding, but if you live in Florida you need to know they’re anything but, and they’re all illegal.

    On March 23, Gov. Rick Scott signed into law that these synthetic substances are a significant threat to health and public safety. The chemicals found in the synthetic substances are now Schedule I drugs in which the purchase, sale or distribution can result in a felony arrest.

  • Levy County Sheriff's Reports 4-12

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:

    April 4, Ray Conela Adcock, 61, Chiefland, VOP. Bond $5,000.

    April 5, Charles Anthony Baugh, 63, Bronson, DWLSR. Bond $5,000.

    April 8, Berky Edmund, 60, Gainesville, out of county warrant.

    April 2, Erica Norma Bowman, 21, Chiefland, affray.

    April 4, Mallory Brochetti, 20, Williston, possession of marijuana. Bond $500.

  • Highland County fugitive caught in Montbrook

     The Levy County Sheriff’s Office and the US Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Benjamin Monroe Hamilton for an outstanding Highland County warrant.
     The Task Force Unit received a collateral lead that Hamilton was living in Levy County.  Hamilton has been on the run since 1996 and was living in the Montbrook area under the name Benjamin Crawford. 
    Hamilton was allegedly involved in a bar brawl. The fight led to the parking lot and Hamilton ran the victim over with a vehicle seriously injuring him.

  • Levy County Sheriff's Reports

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:
    March 27, Deontra Andrews, 36, Panama City, three out of county warrants. Bond $11,800.
    March 27, Jeffrey Steven Baggett, 36, Bronson, possession of ammo or ammo by convicted felon. Bond $15,000.
    April 1, Roger Frederick Bartell, 55, Cedar Key, battery. Bond $5,000.
    March 31, Maurice Antwain Brown, 19. Chiefland, battery.
    April 1, Brett Byers, 40, St. Petersburg, battery.
    April 2, Amanda Dora Cofield, 24, Fanning Springs, petit theft. Bond $1,000.