Kalaidi: Vote for best “LADY” for mayor Citing a need for better transparency in government operations, both at the county and city level in St Augustine, resident and taxpayer advocate, Betty Jane (B.J.) Kalaidi told members of the St Johns County Commission this morning that, although the podium had been misused in recent weeks to […]
A 20-year-old St Augustine resident, Leah Maria Boschetti, whose last known address was reported to Historic City News as 166 Laguna Court in Saint Augustine, was arrested by St Augustine Police on Friday afternoon when she was unable to pass a field sobriety test. Boschetti was taken into custody at the scene of a motor […]
The Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit reports to Historic City News that they were able to obtain and have served an arrest warrant naming 27-year-old Brandon Bernard Allison in connection with the death of K-9 Baron during an encounter with the police dog while trying to flee Deputy Farrah Ashe.
Sheriff’s Media Relations Officer, Kevin Kelshaw, told local Historic City News reporters, that a 37-year old Lexington, Kentucky man has been arrested on charges of lewd and lascivious behavior against a minor and traveling to meet a minor after using a computer to lure a child over the weekend.
Officers from the St. Augustine Police Department and the St. Johns County Sheriff’s Department are currently serving 25 Notices to Appear to individuals for violations of the Florida Beverage Statutes. These charges resulted from a six-week operation conducted by the Departments.
Assistant State Attorney and Public Information Officer, Spencer Hathaway, reported to Historic City News this afternoon that 41-year-old Tawny Lynn Blazejowski will spend the next 9-years in a state prison facility after being convicted today for aggravated stalking directed at a former boyfriend and his family members over a period of 8 months.
Medi M.D. owner, Bill McClure, spoke with Historic City News editor Michael Gold this evening to shed light on today’s unexpected events at his two local medical clinics; after investigators from the State Attorney General’s office arrived to serve a general, non-specific search warrant.
Brandon Bernard Allison, the 27-year-old fugitive accused of killing Sheriff’s K-9 Baron Tuesday morning, was booked into the St Johns County Detention Facility at the Neil J Perry Criminal Justice Complex in St Augustine yesterday evening at 5:37 p.m., according to jail reports received by Historic City News local reporters.
St Johns County Sheriff’s spokesman Chuck Mulligan is reporting to Historic City News this morning that K-9 Baron was killed in the line of duty as he pursued Brandon Bernard Allison; a man with an outstanding arrest warrant, wanted in connection with a disturbance that occurred in the area of the 1900 block of CR-207, […]
Historic City News has been informed that a St Johns County man, scheduled for a court appearance on Monday, October 6th, has mysteriously disappeared today under suspicious circumstances after he placed a call to emergency 911 operators to report that he was involved in a boating incident.
October 1, 2014 Police reported to Historic City News that a 59-year-old homeless man living in St Augustine, William Donald Flowers, was warned against trespassing at the Historic Downtown Parking Facility a few days ago. Officers said that they received a complaint that Flowers was back on the property. Flowers was arrested and charged with […]
Just before 10:00 p.m. last night, Historic City News was notified that an Orlando area man was struck and killed by an oncoming motor vehicle as he was riding his bicycle against traffic on US-1 South at Moultrie Bluff.
The body of 18-year-old Bartram Trail High School student Jahvaun De’Andre Carriere was discovered yesterday afternoon inside a submerged vehicle that crashed and sank into a retention pond in the 1200 block of Roberts Road of SR-13 in St Johns County.
As Historic City News continues to monitor the weather conditions in the area, it is being reported that most of St Johns County flooding has subsided; Flagler County continues to experience isolated flooding in some areas of the county.
The Homicide Investigation Unit of the Office of the State Attorney for the Seventh Judicial Circuit, the Sheriff’s Major Crime Unit and the District 23 Medical Examiner have informed local Historic City News reporters that they are conducting a joint investigation into the circumstances surrounding the death of a 39-year-old St Johns County woman.
Historic City News has learned that a concerned citizen photographed the young man shown walking along the sidewalk of San Marco Avenue after he is said to have painted “Be God” in black paint on the roadway.
Graffiti is one of the most senseless forms of vandalism possible since it does nothing to endear anyone to a cause and it is universally removed without much fanfare. Historic City News reporters found two recent incidents that appear to be linked to an anti-religious message; one across the Plaza from the Cathedral and the […]
A Louisiana man convicted of First Degree Murder and Kidnapping to Facilitate a Felony was sentenced to death Tuesday, September 16, 2014. Kentrell Feronti Johnson, 43, had previously been convicted of those charges at the end of June of this year. Circuit Judge Raul Zambrano, who presided over the trial and penalty phase of Johnson’s […]
A 44-year-old St Augustine man was stopped by St Augustine police officers this week because the vehicle he was driving matched the description of a car used in a theft from Target. A computer check on the driver, David Albert Turner who resides at 142 Dory Road in St Augustine, revealed that he was operating […]
Investigators from the Florida Highway Patrol brought charges today against the driver in the fatal traffic crash that occurred on March 28, 2013.
This morning a small group of residents and visitors joined a complement of fire academy cadets, city and county firefighters and emergency medical personnel, police officers, and representatives from other law enforcement agencies, to remember the American tragedy that introduced a new term to the national vocabulary — Nine-Eleven.
This morning at 8:18 AM, the Florida Highway Patrol reported to Historic City News that three St Johns County students 14-year-old Monique Cohen, 15-year-old Alverso Knight, and 15-year-old Dejon Fuller, all of Elkton, escaped injuries when the school bus they were riding in collided with a 2007 Ford E250 van that was traveling south in […]
At about 1:30 a.m. this morning, 43-year-old Aaron Brinson Ray, who had lived at 2655 Race Track Rd, with his wife Amanda since 2007, was shot and killed by two deputy sheriffs who were responding to a domestic disturbance call at his residence.
Historic City News was informed that at about 1:30 a.m. the St Johns County Sheriff’s Office responded to a disturbance call at a residence on Race Track Road that turned deadly when deputies shot and killed one person at the scene.
Anniversary of Michelle O’Connell’s death Statement from Commander Charles Mulligan St Johns County Sheriff’s Office Community Affairs Bureau It is not surprising that on the 4th anniversary of Michelle O’Connell’s death, members of her family have orchestrated news events to again draw attention to this tragedy.
The information contained in this report is taken from sources deemed reliable; the accuracy and completeness of which Historic City News does not control and cannot guarantee. Court types included in this report are identified as criminal misdemeanor and felony, criminal traffic and fugitives from justice, according to the records of Cheryl Strickland, St. Johns […]
Historic City News has learned that an 88-year-old St Augustine Beach woman who was walking in the crosswalk of A1A-Beach Boulevard in the area of Whispering Oaks Circle, was struck by a passing vehicle and suffered possible life-threatening injuries at 8:20 a.m. this morning.
Jacksonville attorney Hank Coxe is representing former St Augustine Beach Mayor Frank Charles in the shooting incident that occurred at Charles’ residence in the 4600 block of Pecos Court in Cimarrone at about 3:30 a.m. Friday night.