LEVY COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE
ROBERT B. McCALLUM, JR., SHERIFF
Public Address Notification
Predator with the Levy County Sheriff’s Office. By Florida law Greene is required to notify law enforcement whenever he changes addresses.
Fl for Sexual Battery with a Weapon or by Force. Greene was released from the Florida Department of Corrections and
has registered his address as: 21161
NE 35 Street Williston, Fl.
registered sexual predators and offenders residing in Levy County,
or to search by zip code, please visit www.fdle.state.fl.us and go to the sexual
offender data base.
21161 NE 35 Street
Williston, Fl 32696
September 15, 2014
Deputies responded to the Bronson Motor Speedway located on SR 24 just east of
Bronson, Fl. at 3:11 pm on September 14, 2014. Deputies discovered the flagman,
identified as Buddy Jack Howell Jr. 49, was struck in the infield by a 1988
Chevrolet pickup truck participating in a two vehicle “spectator” event the
track was hosting.
rounded turn four, lost traction and began rotating counter clock wise. The
vehicle entered the infield and struck Howell. Howell was treated on scene by EMS and was transported to a local hospital where he was
investigated jointly by LCSO and the Florida Highway Patrol. The tragedy has generated significant
interest in social media. We extend our
condolences to everyone involved.
LCSO Ask for Public Assistance
August 22, 2014 LCSO Deputies responded to 11331 SE 21st Place Morriston,
Fl to investigate a burglary complaint. The home owner’s caretaker found their
house and barn had been virtually emptied of all possessions. The victim
reported the following items were stolen:
A Kubota 3430 tractor
with turf tires, a bucket and 72” finish mower attached
A blue and white Honda
Fat Cat TR200 trail bike,
A red Honda 500 Foreman
4 wheeler and
A complete horse
rigging for a carriage were stolen.
the home the thieves took the refrigerator, washer and dryer, linens and
most identifiable items we are asking you to be on the look out for. We are seeking any information the public may
have to offer which could lead to the return of property. The Victim has agreed to offer a $5,000 reward for the
identification, arrest and conviction of the person(s) responsible.
can be called in to Crime Stoppers at 1-877-349-8477, if the caller wishes to
remain anonymous. Anyone with specific information regarding this crime is
asked to contact Investigator Scott Stancil at 352-486-5111 ext 364.
Deputies Corporal L. Prine and K.
Weatherford’s rapid response to a 12 year old panicked phone call for help
resulted in the capture of two suspects in the act of a burglary yesterday.
Peterson 56, both convicted burglars with long criminal histories picked the
wrong house at the wrong time. Unknown to either of the LCSO deputies, both
were in the same general area but on opposite ends of the subdivision when the
call came into the 911 center. Both units immediately responded and were on
scene within minutes of the first call. Corporal Prine arrived approximately
one minute prior to Dep. Weatherford and was able to observe the duo stealing
items from the home owner’s truck and take them into custody. All of the home
owner’s property was recovered and returned.
year old child was at home. The child heard a knock at his door and peered out
to see a person, whom he did not know. His fast thinking and being suspicious
of them prompted his first call. He watched them through a window while calling
his mother and explaining what he saw while hiding inside the home. Mom’s quick
action by calling 911 and relaying the son’s observations made for a quick and
County Detention Facility on a $150,000 bond and Peterson is being held on a
his mother for their fast thinking and quick notification to our office which
helped solve this case. LCSO is continuing their investigation into the
activities of these two suspects as they relate to other reported cases in the
same area of our county.
mourns the loss of one of our own. Alfred “Fred” Allen Oliver, 77, passed away
peacefully at his home last night. Fred made his mark at LCSO with his
volunteer service. Fred joined the LCSO COPS program in August of 2011. The COP
program is a group of volunteers who assist LCSO with daily functions. Fred
volunteered 674 life time hours to LCSO and the citizens of Levy County.
Fred served LCSO by assisting in traffic control functions at festivals and
other events and working at the Court House.
exceptional skills as a mechanic. He was the “go-to” guy for all the specialty
work needed in our area. Fred was an honorary member of the Blue Knights
International Law Enforcement Motorcycle Club Florida Chapter XXX serving in
the capacity of Quarter Master/Ride Coordinator.
the citizens of Levy
County will be greatly