Area Police Beat 11-8-17 (expanded)

David Alan Drew, Jr., 21, Weeki Wachee, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, charged with knowingly transmitting information harmful to minors, to a minor in Florida; using an internet service to seduce, solicit, or lure a child to commit a crime; extortion, and lewd and lascivious battery of a person between the ages of 12 and 16 ($19,000 bond).
Donald John Dumelle, 38, Citrus County, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, charged with domestic battery, and violation of condition of pretrial release when the original arrest was for domestic violence (no bond).
Justin Matthew Gartside, 30, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery.
Jenny Alexandria Griffiths, 27, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, charged with conspiring with another person/persons to commit an offense prohibited by law, and inmate introducing a controlled substance/drug into state correctional facility ($4,000 bond).
Parker Michael, 50, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, charged with battery of a person 65 years of age or older, a first degree misdemeanor reclassified to third degree felony ($2,000 bond). Mr. Michael is accused of striking the victim, numerous times in the left side of the face with a closed fist, causing a small laceration, swelling and hemorrhaging to the victim’s left eye. The incident occurred while the victim was sitting with two other elderly friends (ages 102 and late nineties) while sitting on a bench, waiting for other friends to finish shopping. The victim told deputies that Mr. Michael was intoxicated and leaning on his friends’ motorized scooter to hold himself up, and when he asked Mr. Michael to leave them alone, Mr. Michael hit him.
Johnny Mack Parson, Sr., 38, Dunnellon, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, charged with felony domestic battery by strangulation (no bond).
Kenneth Lee Graham, 63, Beverly Hills, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 27, following an altercation between he and another person who lives at his residence. Mr. Graham told deputies that he’d become tired of two people in the home leaving their trash all over the place, so he threw some of the trash toward them, and his male roommate began beating him. The report stated that Mr. Graham had a “minor laceration to the right side of his face, consistent with being struck.” Due to Mr. Graham’s rapid speech and inablilty to stand without swaying or stumbling, the deputy reported, the deputy suspected that Mr. Graham may be “under the influence.” The male roomate corroborated much of Mr. Graham’s account of the incident, but added that Mr. Graham had grabbed him by his neck and punched him on the right side of his face, numerous times, and he’d punched him back, three times, to get him off of him.
Arriel Narseis Carson Jones, 27, Webster, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with possession of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia ($3,000 bond).
Lucille T. Daykin, 53, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with domestic battery (no bond).
Danyell Nichole Fernandez, 27, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with domestic battery (no bond).
Christie Ann Forrest, 46, Hernando, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with possession of a controlled substance, possession of cannabis less than 20 grams, and possession of drug paraphernalia ($3,500 bond). The arrest is the result of a traffic stop in Homosassa, due to the driver (Ms. Forrest) failing to come to a complete stop at the intersection of W. Village Dr. and W. Sasser St. in Homosassa. A driver’s license check turned up a Citrus County felony warrant for failure to appear in court for possession of methamphetamine, so Mr. Forrest was placed under arrest, charged with failure to appear (no bond). She was also found to be in possession of 6.81 grams crystal methamphetamine, 20 grams or less of marijuana, and three smoking pipes. Ms. Forrest was also issued a written warning for the stop sign violation.
Robert Coleman Vincent Jackson, Jr., 26, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with misdemeanor resisting an officer without violence ($1,000 bond). The arrest report stated, that when a deputy went to an Inverness home to arrest Mr. Jackson on a warrant, he hid in a closet. Mr. Jackson was also charged with violation of probation (the original charge was driving while license suspended), with his bond was set at none.
Alexandria Padilla, 20, Crystal River, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with misdemeanor resisting an officer without violence ($1,000 bond), and domestic battery (no bond).
Ralph Laurence Schmidheini, 48, Beverly Hills, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery (no bond). The arrest placed Mr. Schmidheini in violation of his probation for grand theft, so he was additionally charged with violation of probation (no bond).
Willie Sherman, 26, Williston, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 28, charged with two counts of possession of a controlled substance ($4,000 bond).
Robert John Cable, 51, Hernando, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 29, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery.
Brent Matthew Lawhorne, 33, Crystal River, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 29, charged with felony resisting an officer without violence ($1,000 bond), and aggravated battery using a deadly weapon (no bond).
Kevin Joseph Miles, 40, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 29, charged with resisting an officer without violence ($1,000 bond) and violation of condition of pretrial release when the original arrest was for domestic violence (no bond). The arrest report stated that Mr. Miles has a no contact order against the victim in this case, and when deputies went to the residence to arrest Mr. Miles on a warrant, he was hiding in the attic, and the victim was hiding in a bathtub.
Juan Miguel Saez, 41, Hernando, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 29, charged with sexual battery or injuring the sexual organs of a victim under the age of 12 by an adult, and lewd and lascivious molestation of a person under the age of 16.
Timothy Michael Stetson, 34, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 29, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery .
John Wilson, 75, Lecanto, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 29, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery.
Kurt Steven Bottcher, 53, Beverly Hills, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, on a Citrus County warrant for domestic battery and false imprisonment. His bond was set at none.
Jonny Lee Sulfridge 37, Dunnellon, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery (no bond).
Michelle Janet Jenkins, 31, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with misdemeanor reckless driving ($500 bond). The arrest report stated that deputies were dispatched to the Inverness Walmart due to a complaint of a person in a blue Volkswagon Jetta driving in counter-clockwise circles (“donuts”) in the parking lot. Deputies observed Ms. Jenkins performing two donuts before she realized that deputies were observing her, according to the arrest report, and she attempted to leave the parking lot before deputies made the traffic stop.
Kevin Joseph Miles, 40, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with removing, destroying, altering, tampering with, or damaging the operation of an electronic monitoring device. His bond was set at $5,000.

Tiffany Lynn Morgan, 32, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with misdemeanor resisting an officer without violence, and trespassing ($2,000 bond). The report stated that the victim found Ms. Morgan walking on Grover Cleveland Blvd., upset and behaving in an erratic manner, so the victim attempted to give Ms. Morgan a ride home, but Ms. Morgan could or would not state where she lived, so the victim took Ms. Morgan to her Yulee Dr. residence, where according to the victim, Ms. Morgan refused to exit the vehicle, then began causing a scene (the time was approaching midnight) and attempted to go inside the victim’s home. When deputies attempted to take Ms. Morgan into custody, she resisted arrest and kicked the patrol vehicle, according to the report.

 

Amanda Marie Papke, 32, Crystal River, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with misdemeanor resisting an officer without violence ($1,000 bond). The arrest report stated, that when deputies arrived at a residence in the Siesta apartments, located at 440 NE 9th St. in Crystal River, they found Ms. Papke inside, hiding under a blanket inside a closet. The report stated that other residents gave deputies permission to search for Ms. Papke. Ms. Papke was also arrested on the warrant, for failure to appear in court on an original charge of possession of a controlled substance (no bond).

 

Randy Antonio Pierce, 45, Dunnellon, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with misdemeanor domestic battery (no bond).

 

Russell Daniel Samuel Rendel, 26, Floral City, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with possession of a controlled substance ($2,000 bond). The arrest was the result of a traffic stop on Old Floral City Rd., due to a passenger inside a vehicle not wearing a seatbelt. Deputies were granted permission to search the vehicle. Inside the vehicle, deputies located approximately 3.0 grams of methamphetamine that belonged to Mr. Rendel.

 

Jonny Lee Sulfridge, 37, Dunnellon, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with domestic battery (no bond).

John Douglas Bonnell, 48, Inglis, was arrested by the Levy County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 31, on a Citrus County warrant for violation of probation – due to a previous conviction of twenty-three (23) counts of possession of child pornography. On Nov. 1, he was transported by the Levy County Sheriff’s Office from the Levy County Jail to the Citrus County Detention Facility on the warrant. His bond was set at none.

 

Denton Christopher Davidson, 24, Beverly Hills, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, on a Citrus County warrant for aggravated battery of a pregnant victim (no bond).

James Clinton Marvin, Jr., 39, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with theft of an automobile ($2,000 bond). Mr. Marvin is accused of taking a silver 2005 S-Type Jaguar (valued at $9,000) from a Homosassa residence, earlier in the day, without permission. Mr. Marvin was listed as the suspect by the victim. The theft was reported about 5:00 pm, and the vehicle was returned to the residence about two hours later, according to the report. The owner of the vehicle told deputies that he had not loaned and would not loan the vehicle due to insurance liability. Mr. Marvin told deputies that he and another relative had borrowed the vehicle from the owner.

 

Joseph Nicholas Monday, 32, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with felony domestic battery by strangulation, and domestic battery. His bond was set at none.

Lauren Elizabeth Rutherford, 27, Yalaha, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 31, charged with misdemeanor resisting an officer without violence, driving under the influence (DUI) of alcohol, drugs or chemicals; and DUI with property damage. Her bond was set at $3,000. Ms. Rutherford is accused of running her vehicle into a fence, while intoxicated, in the area of 9271 N. Cedar Cove. Rd. in Dunnellon. The report stated that Ms. Rutherford exhibited signs of intoxication, performed poorly on roadside sobriety testing, and admitted having consumed two alcoholic drinks. Ms. Rutherford was also issued a traffic citation for driving under the influence with property damage.

 

Juan Miguel Saez, 41, Hernando, FL, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with secretely observing another person’s intimate areas, in a location where there is a reasonable expectation of privacy; knowingly possessing photos or videos, etc., depicting sexual conduct by a child; knowingly promoting sexual performance by a child, and video voyeurism for own use. His bond was set at $46,000.

Sara Jane Winn, 35, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Oct. 30, charged with uttering forged bills, checks, drafts or notes ($2,000 bond). The arrest report stated that two female friends and one of her friend’s son had stayed at her residence while she was hospitalized from July 17 – Aug. 20, 2017, and when she got out of the hospital, she learned that
several items were missing from her home, which included jewelry, electronics, personal items, her checkbook and cash. The theft was reported on Aug. 23. The victim learned that a check in the amount of $280 had been cashed by Ms. Winn at the Amscot Bank in Inverness on Sept. 25.

 

William Edward Coggins, Jr., 45, Inglis, was arrested by an unspecified law enforcement agency, Nov. 1, charged with battery. He was transported to the Levy County Detention Facility, where his bond was set at none.

 

Henry Collins, III, 42, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 1, charged with forging bank bills, checks, drafts, or notes; and grand theft of $5,000 or more, but less than $10,000. His bond was set at $4,000. The arrest report stated an investigation into this case began on Oct. 26, 2017, and as a result of this investigation, Mr. Collins is accused of taking ten checks from the victim’s Drummond Bank business account and cashing the ten forged checks (totaling approximately $5,830) at the Drummond Community Bank in Crystal River. The report stated that Mr. Collins had been employed by the business in question for about three years, and would have had access to the office where the checks were kept. Being arrested in the forgery case placed Mr. Collins in violation of his two years Hernando County, FL probation for grand theft, which is in effect through Jan. 13, 2018.

Erik George Karwoski, 33, Dunnellon, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 1, on a Citrus County warrant for simple stalking (willfully, maliciously, or repeatedly following, harassing, or cyberstalking) another person. Mr. Karwoski was transported from the Marion County Jail in Ocala, Florida to the Citrus County Detention Facility on the warrant. His bond was set at none.

 

Destiny Michelle Lefke, 21, Homosassa, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 1, charged with aggravated battery using a deadly weapon (no bond). The arrest report stated that deputies arrived at a Homosassa residence due to a complaint of a group of people fighting. The victim told deputies, that during an argument, Ms. Lefke had struck him several times with a 4 feet-long section of garden hose. The report noted that the male victim had several bleeding cuts on his arms and a raised welt on the outside of his right wrist. The following day, deputies located Ms. Lefke and placed her under arrest. She denied placing her hands on the victim or hitting him with the hose.

 

David James Barrie, 46, Inverness, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 2, charged with misdemeanor possession of a controlled substance (bond $2,000). The arrest came as the result of a traffic stop in Inverness, at Madison St. and Independence Hwy., due to the driver’s failure to maintain a single lane. The report stated, that as the driver was pulling over, two people seated in the rear of the vehicle were making “overt movements.” Mr. Barrie was the rear passenger behind the driver. A female who was also seated in the back seat, had an open container of beer. While the deputy was writing the driver a warning for the traffic violation, a K-9 made an alert for the presence of narcotics inside the vehicle, which was searched. In the rear of the vehicle where Mr. Barrie had been sitting, deputies found a bag containing 0.5 gram methamphetamine. The rear seat female passenger told deputies that Mr. Barrie had shoved the drug between the seats, while they were being pulled over.

 

Rickie Allen Ferguson, 64, Homosassa, was arrested by the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC), Nov. 2, charged with misdemeanor boating under the influence (BUI) of an alcoholic beverage or controlled substance, first offense. His bond was set at $500. The report stated, at 5:35 pm, that a FWC officer on patrol on the Homosassa River noticed a pontoon boat approaching a dock, just west of The Shed in Homosassa, idling, but still approaching the dock with too much speed, striking the dock twice. Mr. Ferguson was the driver of the boat. The officer reported, “Mr. Ferguson’s eyes were watery and glassy, and his speech was thick tongued.” Mr. Ferguson performed poorly on sobriety testing. He was transferred to the custody of a Citrus County deputy who transported him to the Citrus County Detention Facility, where his breath alcohol testing results were 0.000 and 0.000. Mr. Ferguson was issued a boating citation for operating a vessel while normal faculties impaired, and a warning for having no registration on board.

 

Timothy Keith Norris, 57, Lecanto, was arrested by the Citrus County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 1, charged with conspiring with another person to commit an offense prohibited by law, and introduction of contraband into a detention facility. His bond was set at $4,000. The arrest report stated that Mr. Norris is accused of mailing 8/2 mgs Suboxone sublingual (under the tongue) films to an inmate at the Citrus County Dentention Facility in Lecanto. The return address was to Mr. Norris at his residence. Mr. Norris was additionally charged with violation of felony probation (no bond), due to the violation of a new law while on probation after being convicted of two counts of trafficking in stolen property and two counts of providing false information to a pawnbroker.

 

Keenan Michael Poupart, 23, Crystal River, was arrested by the Levy County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 3, on a Levy County warrant for committing felony battery. His bond was set at $25,000.

 

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