Police said that the man was confronted by a homeowner while burglarizing vehicles.
The Marion County Sheriff's Office has identified a man they say was fatally shot by deputies after he attacked them with a knife.
Deputies said that Julia was last seen a week ago in Ohio but her vehicle was located today in Marion County.
The three teens followed a victim and asked for money. When denied, they brandished a handgun and stated, "let's see what you got," deputies said.
Deputies said that the missing man has made statements that are concerning.
The police dog reportedly guided them through the darkness, finding the suspect hiding behind a tree.
For the third year in a row, Ocala police officers gave money to citizens to help with their holiday needs.
The Sheriff's Office said that a woman pointed a gun at responding deputies before they fatally shot her.
Firefighters in Ocala worked a 24-hour shift on the holiday.
Marion Military Academy closed abruptly last week, but students and teachers are working to save their school. The Marion County School Board has voted to create a new similar program at another school.
A military academy in Marion County has abruptly closed its door. Parents and students at Marion Military Academy said they feel left in the dark.
Authorities continue to search for who is responsible for the slaughter of horses in Marion County. Detectives in Lake, Marion, and Sumter counties believe someone is mutilating the horse for their meat.
Ocala Fire Rescue and the Ocala Police Department are breaking ground on a new first responder campus.
One of Santa's little helpers needed some help from firefighters. An Elf on a Shelf fell off a ledge onto a hot lamp and burned its leg. Firefighters decided to use this a teaching moment about safety during the holidays.
A jailed convict is accused of hiring people to have at least four people murdered and then fed to alligators and pigs.
Investigators said that they were able to identify a print on the Cheetos bag left at the scene.
Another inmate informed a detention deputy that Gary Bangstad had offered him $4,000 and a car in exchange for killing four people, deputies said.
The teen has been charged with leaving the scene of a crash without rendering aid and for driving an unregistered vehicle.
Ocala city leaders are not happy after a survey said the Marion County community was number one in the nation for gun-related incidents per 10,000 residents.
A seven-year-old Marion County boy was struck and killed while riding his bicycle. Troopers with the Florida Highway Patrol say the teenager who was behind the wheel should not have been driving.