Media Release from the Alachua County Sheriff's Office

Media Advisory 2020-027: Media Advisory – Jail Death Investigation

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  April 27, 2020 Prepared by:  PIO Art Forgey At approximately 12:44 a.m. on April 27, while doing routine hourly checks, Detention Officers at the Alachua County Jail located an inmate hanging in his cell and unresponsive. Detention Officers began rendering first aid until paramedics could arrive and transport the inmateContinue reading Media Advisory 2020-027: Media Advisory – Jail Death Investigation

Media Release from the Alachua County Sheriff's Office

Media Advisory 2020-026: Media Advisory – Missing juvenile – LOCATED

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  April 25, 2020Prepared by:  PIO Sgt. Frank Kinsey On April 25th, 2020, Alachua County Sheriff’s Office patrol units were requested to assist in locating missing 4 year old Zamariah Marie Lewis B/F 7/21/2015.  It is believed that Zamariah was taken by her biological father Joshua Issac Lewis B/M 11/27/1985.  ZamariahContinue reading Media Advisory 2020-026: Media Advisory – Missing juvenile – LOCATED

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Media Advisory 2020-025: Media Advisory – WHITE Shooting

For Immediate Release: Today’s Date:  April 9, 2020 Prepared by:  PIO Sgt. Frank Kinsey On April 7, 2020 at approximately 9:00pm, the Alachua County Sheriff’s Office responded to 809 SW 63rd Terrace regarding a drive by shooting.  The targeted apartment was occupied by 1 Adult and 7 Children.  The investigation revealed the apartment was struckContinue reading Media Advisory 2020-025: Media Advisory – WHITE Shooting