Month: April 2011

Sexual Predator Change of Address


MEDIA RELEASE

Date: April 29, 2011
Time: 3:45 PM

Sexual Predator Address Change:

In accordance with Florida Statue 775.21, this is a mandatory notification of the changing of address of a registered sexual predator in Levy County.

Terry Owens was convicted in Alachua County in 2000 for lewd and lascivious child on a less than 12 years of age.
Owens was living in Trenton and has moved to the below address. For a complete listing of all registered sexual predators and offenders residing in Levy County, or to search by zip code, please visit www.flde.state.fl.us and go to the sexual data base.



Sexual Predator:

Terry Owens
17495 NW 71 Ave.
Trenton, Florida
White Male
03/20/82


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Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff’s Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell: 352-577-4218

Old Town Man Arrested For Selling Morphine Pills

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                April 28, 2011 Time:                8:30 AM   On April 27, 2011 the Levy County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force & Chiefland Police Department arrested Robert Daniel Jones for sale of morphine, 2 counts of possession of morphine and possession of imitation marijuana which is a controlled substance.   Jones agreed to meet a confidential source and sell 100 morphine pills for $1,000.00.  The drug deal occurred in the City of Chiefland at the Tattoo Parlor in the Old Levy County Complex.    Jones sold 10 morphine pills for $200.00 and he was immediately arrested without incident.  During the investigation, Jones had one morphine pill in his pocket and 12 grams of K2 (imitation marijuana).  The morphine pills were 100 milligrams pills.   Defendant:   Robert Daniel Jones 380 NE 790th Street Old Town, Fl W/M, 04/07/1980       ###


Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell:    352-577-4218

Lake County Man Busted On Heroin Drug Deal

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                April 27, 2011 Time:                9:30 AM   The Levy County Sheriff’s Office and the Chiefland Police Department conducted a buy bust drug operation and arrested Joseph “Angel” Wright for trafficking in heroin and oxycodone.   DTF utilized a confidential informant (CI) for the undercover drug deal.  The CI was issued 100 oxycodone pills for the purpose of trading them for heroin with Wright.   Wright met the CI at the Dawg House Bar in Fanning Springs and removed from his groin area 20 doses of heroin and traded it for the 100 pills of oxycodone.    The heroin drug deal is very rare for Levy County.  The last time DTF made a heroin arrest was in 2003.       Defendant:   Joseph Angel Wright 1400 Eudora Road Apt # H 80 Mount Dora, Fl. B/M, 02/10/1988       ###


Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell:    352-577-4218

Fire In Inglis


MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                April 26, 2011 Time:                4:20 PM   On April 25, 2011 the Levy County Sheriff’s Office responded to 5011 SE 193 Place Inglis.  Upon arrival the reportee, Beverly Alloway stated that she heard a loud explosion and looked out the window and saw the work shop on fire.    The work shop had three vehicles and assorted tools with a total loss over $ 100,000.  There were no injuries and it is undetermined how the fire originated.  The incident has been turned over to the State Fire Marshal Service.         ###

Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell:    352-577-4218

Barricaded Subject Has A Happy Ending

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                April 26, 2011 Time:                3:30 PM   Deputies responded to 11060 NE 107th Terrace, Archer in reference to a female distraught and barricaded in the residence.  The 55 year old Archer woman stated that she wanted to speak to her son before killing herself.   The subject threatened that she has a loaded shotgun and would shoot any deputy that entered her residence.    After a lengthy negotiation the subject agreed to exit the residence and she was baker acted.  Deputies searched the residence but did not locate any weapons.       ###


Major Evan Sullivan
Levy County Sheriff's Office
FBI-National Academy 183rd Session
Office: 352-486-5446
Cell:    352-577-4218