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Local News for Gainesville, Florida

09/22/2019

Prosecutor pursuing charges against UF student

GAINESVILLE — Prosecutors says they are moving ahead with attempted sexual battery and other charges against a University of Florida resident assistant whose release with no bail sparked outrage.The Tampa Bay Times reported that the State Attorney’s Office in Gainesville said Friday they would move forward with their case against Ian Milaski and recommended setting READ MORE.
09/20/2019

One arrest in armed robbery at Eagles lodge

A man suspected of a Thursday morning robbery at the southwest Gainesville clubhouse of the Fraternal Order of Eagles was arrested Thursday night.Ricky McCoy Jacobs Jr., 20, was charged with robbery with a firearm and carrying a concealed weapon.Two men matching the general description of the robbers were spotted running in the area, jumping a READ MORE.
09/20/2019

Anti-violence groups converge downtown

Receiving help to reduce violence in Gainesville and surrounding areas is readily accepted by agencies and organizations with the same mission.That was the message sent Friday during the inaugural Fading Out Violence Expo held at the Bo Diddley Downtown Community Plaza that featured city officials, community agencies and organizations, barbers and hair stylists and others READ MORE.

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