Month: July 2011

Sexual Predator Change of Address

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                July 28, 2011 Time:                9:45 AM   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.   John Henry McGhan was convicted in 1999 for lewd and lascivious molestation on a child.  McGhan was living in Michigan and now he is living at the below address in Levy County.  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:   John Henry McGhan AKA: John Boy McGhan 17210 NW US Hwy 19 Fanning Springs, Fl. W/M, 11/30/1968       ###  


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

Marijuana Cultivation Arrest Worth Quarter Million

Media Release   Morriston, Florida   On July 20, 2011 the Levy County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force in conjunction with the Army National Guard conducted an aerial search in effort to locate illegal marijuana grows.   In the area of S.E. 25 Street off of Hwy 121 numerous marijuana plants were located by Captain Danny Riffle with Levy County Sheriff’s Office.  Captain Riffle has been spotting marijuana plants since 1983 and has seized millions dollars worth of drugs.  Deputies on the ground responded to the area and confiscated 247 marijuana plants. Contact was made with the homeowner, Mark O’Leary who consented to a search of his residence.  Inside the residence there were additional marijuana plants, a rifle and a small indoor growing operation.   O’Leary has been arrested four times for cultivation in marijuana in 1971-1984-2004 and 2011.   O’Leary was arrested for Cultivation of Marijuana and transported to the Levy County Jail.       Defendant:   Mark O’Leary 14171 SE 25th Street Morriston, FL W/M 09/08/1950 Bond $50,000       ###


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

Sexual Predator Change of Address

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                July 13, 2011 Time:                4:00 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.   Jose Saul Bruno was convicted in Putnam County in 1998 for sexual battery on a child.   Bruno is residing at the below address in Levy County.  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:   Jose Saul Bruno 6850 NW 73rd Lane Chiefland, Fl. W/M, 12/15/68 ###


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

Sex Offender Brian Hodge

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                July 8, 2011 Time:                3:00 PM   Sexual Offender Address Change:   In accordance with Florida Statue 775.21, this is a mandatory notification of the changing of address of a registered sexual offender in Alachua County.   Brian Hodge was convicted Alachua County in 2002 for lewd and lascivious battery on person between 12-15 years of age and in 2006 lewd & lascivious battery for lewd and lascivious battery.   Hodge is residing at the below address in Levy County.  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 Offender:   Brian Hodge 2791 NW 75th Terrace Chiefland, Fl. W/M, 07/02/1981   ###


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

Sexual Predator Kevin Schroeder

MEDIA RELEASE   Date:                July 8, 2011 Time:                3:00 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.   Kevin Schroeder was convicted in Taylor County in 2000 for one count of lewd lascivious on a child under 16 years of age and two counts sexual battery on an adult.   Schroeder is residing at the below address in Levy County.  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:   Kevin Schroeder 17210 NW US Highway 19 Fanning Springs, Fl. Suwannee River Motel     ###

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