1 arrested, 1 killed by deputy in Mascotte home invasion, cops say
Records with the Florida Department of Corrections show Avant was on probation for burglary until 2018. "He messed up, made a mistake, trying to get back on the right path," said Fulpher. "Struggling down bad, need some money. I know he tried to rob ...
Mascotte home invasion suspect killed, 1 sought
Lake County deputies are searching for a home invasion suspect. They have one suspect in custody and another was killed after a deputy shot him. FOX 35 was there when Lake County deputies took suspect Richard McNealy into custody. It happened 300 ...
Lake deputies shoot, kill gunman during home invasion
Reporter spots suspect in deadly home invasion
Deputy Fatally Shoots Man During Florida Home Invasion
Ex-convict accused of drug trafficking
In 2009, Estrada was sentenced to three years in prison for possessing the same drugs with intent to sell, the Florida Department of Corrections states. Bundled with those charges was felony possession of a handgun because Estrada became in felon in ...
FDLE needs more money to review cop shootings
TALLAHASSEE -- The Florida Department of Law Enforcement wants more money to hire investigators to handle an increase in shooting incidents involving officers at other police agencies across the state. "Over the past five years, requests for these ...
Deputies: Home invader killed after resident shot, another pistol-whipped
They are very deadly; some can penetrate through vests," said Jones. Investigators said they are still looking for Deondre Brown, a person of interest in the case. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating the shooting by the deputies.
Accused home invader faces murder charge
MASCOTTE — A 24-year-old ex-convict, reportedly involved in a fatal home invasion here two weeks ago, is now wanted for murder and is on the run in South Carolina. Deondre Pierre Brown is accused of kicking in a woman's door in Aiken County last week ...
Mascotte settles some lawsuits, others remain
The Florida League of Cities paid out $30,000 to one officer and his attorney on Mascotte's behalf and $15,000 to the other officer. Gleason said the settlement does not mean the city lost. He called it a “business decision.” “The additional legal fees ...
Drugs found in motorist's underwear
GROVELAND -- A Mascotte motorist was caught with more than 200 grams of marijuana in his underwear Tuesday, according to the Lake County Sheriff's Office. Shaftney Dubois McMullen, 40, was charged with possession of marijuana with intent to ...
Lake school leaders delete corporal punishment option from student code
This is the fifth school district to outlaw these archaic practices in Florida within one year. It is past time for Florida to join with the rest of the nation that has stopped this violence and who operate every single school day without hitting ...
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MASCOTTE – A central Florida sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man who authorities say pointed an assault rifle at him during a home invasion. The shooting occurred shortly after 3 a.m. Tuesday in Lake County, a rural community northwest of Orlando.