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Wanted felon nabbed by Pinellas Park police dog - Tampabay.com

2015-05-30
WFLAWanted felon nabbed by Pinellas Park police dogTampabay.comPINELLAS PARK β€” A wanted felon was nabbed by a Pinellas Park police dog Friday night after bail bondsmen tracked him down at his house, authorities said. Police said that when Michael A. Towns, 25, of Pinellas Park ran out his back door and took off, ...Pinellas Park Police K9 helps apprehend wanted felonWFLAall 3 news articles »

Muncie felon draws 40-year sentence - Muncie Star Press

2015-05-29
Muncie Star PressMuncie felon draws 40-year sentenceMuncie Star PressMUNCIE – A long legal saga that began with a cocaine deal nearly five years ago finally came to an end Thursday, when a Muncie felon was sentenced to 40 years in prison. Terry Tieyounne Miles Sr., 32, had pleaded guilty last November to dealing in ...and more »

Felon charged with neglect, DWI - Muncie Star Press

2015-05-30
Felon charged with neglect, DWIMuncie Star PressA Muncie man has been accused of leaving his girlfriend's 7-year-old son home alone, apparently while he went out drinking. Dean Michael Weherley, 43, 1400 E. 24th St., was charged last Wednesday with neglect of a dependent and driving while ...

Houma man arrested Friday - Daily Comet (blog)

2015-05-30
Houma man arrested FridayDaily Comet (blog)Published: Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 7:01 a.m.. Last Modified: Saturday, May 30, 2015 at 7:01 a.m.. Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office deputies arrested a Houma man Friday night for illegally using a weapon and possessing a firearm as a convicted felon.and more »

Felon faces three new felony charges - Journal and Courier

2015-05-29
Felon faces three new felony chargesJournal and CourierThree felony charges have been filed against felon Randy Allen Farrell, 29, of Lafayette, in relation to possession of drugs and a firearm. Farrell is charged with possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon, a Level 4 Felony; possession of ...and more »

Council tries to block felon 'catch and release' plan - KING5.com

2015-05-30
Council tries to block felon 'catch and release' planKING5.comThe measure says that only judges have the authority to release felons "…to make sure we place that authority where the constitution says it belongs – with the court," said fellow council member Rod Dembowski in a Law and Justice Committee hearing ...and more »

Convicted felon charged with carrying gun ammo - The Northwest Florida Daily News

2015-05-30
The Northwest Florida Daily NewsConvicted felon charged with carrying gun ammoThe Northwest Florida Daily NewsFORT WALTON BEACH - A Fort Walton Beach man is charged with carrying ammunition, despite being a convicted felon, after he was pulled over for driving with a suspended license. Okaloosa County Sheriff's deputies noticed a man driving on Tyner Street ...

Felon accused of firing gunshot - Muncie Star Press

2015-05-29
Felon accused of firing gunshotMuncie Star PressA Muncie felon already awaiting trial on a dealing-in-methamphetamine charge now has been charged with criminal recklessness. Bryant Lee Foust, 41, 518 N. Claypool Road, is accused of firing a gunshot into the air, while a passenger in a car traveling ...

Nampa felon arrested after chases and standoff near Northwest Nazarene ... - The Idaho Statesman

2015-05-29
The Idaho StatesmanNampa felon arrested after chases and standoff near Northwest Nazarene ...The Idaho Statesman... felony aiding and abetting drug delivery in 2002 and a 2000 charge of felony drug possession. In Ada County, he was convicted in 2012 for DUI and unlawful possession of a weapon by a convicted felon. The record described him as a persistent violator.and more »

Felon's double-manslaughter case dismissed in Stand Your Ground claim - Sun Sentinel

2015-05-26
Sun SentinelFelon's double-manslaughter case dismissed in Stand Your Ground claimSun SentinelJohn Thomas Dorsey, 28, is no longer charged with two counts of manslaughter in the 2006 shooting deaths of two men at a keg party in Loxahatchee. After an appeals court last year granted Dorsey a third trial, his lawyer persuaded a judge to dismiss ...