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                                GETTY, KIERA JANE (04/13/2001)
GETTY, KIERA JANE (04/13/2001)

316.192 - RECKLESS DRIVING

08/04/21 11:46




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                                FINNELL, JORDAN LYNN
                                 (09/26/1997)
FINNELL, JORDAN LYNN
(09/26/1997)

784.03 - DOMESTIC BATTERY

08/04/21 23:56



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                                BATSON, JANET FRANCES
                                 (10/15/1985)
BATSON, JANET FRANCES
(10/15/1985)

893.135 - TRAFFICKING IN DRUGS
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893.13(1)(a)(1) - POSS OF A CONTROLLED SUBS W INTENT TO SELL
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893.147 - POSSESSION DRUG PARAPHERNALIA

08/04/21 23:30



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                                BAIER, CASSIE JO (02/13/1970)
BAIER, CASSIE JO (02/13/1970)

901.31 - FAILURE TO APPEAR
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901.31 - FAILURE TO APPEAR

08/04/21 21:36




2021-23612/1

                                SIEBENALER, CHRISTOPHER LEE
                                 (12/31/1976)
SIEBENALER, CHRISTOPHER LEE
(12/31/1976)

948.06 - VIOLATION OF PROBATION

08/04/21 21:36



2021-23610/1

                                CARAMANELLO, CHARLES RALPH (12/04/1979)
CARAMANELLO, CHARLES RALPH (12/04/1979)

903.047 - ORDER OF RECOMMITMENT

08/04/21 20:30




2021-23606/1

District Two Detectives Bust Grand Theft Auto Group

In early October, District Two Property Crimes Detectives identified a Grand Theft Auto group operating in Hernando County. The detectives worked day and night over the next few weeks to identify and apprehend suspects and recover the stolen vehicles.

On 10-07-19, detectives responded to 1068 Roosevelt Avenue in Masaryktown in an attempt to locate two suspects, Sarah Mack and Kenny Harbaugh. Upon arrival, detectives did locate Mack, who was placed under arrest for a Pasco County warrant. Harbaugh was not at the residence.

Retail Theft Leads to the Arrest of Two and More Stolen Property

On 10-19-19 just after 9:30 p.m., Hernando County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to a large department store on Cortez Boulevard in Brooksville regarding a Retail Theft (shoplifting).

The caller advised that two individuals, a male and a female, were inside the store concealing items on their person. During the call, the female walked out of the store.

Sheriff Announces Death of Sergeant Louis Genovese

Sheriff Al Nienhuis is saddened and deeply regrets to announce the sudden passing of Sergeant Louis “Lou” Genovese.

Sergeant Genovese was hospitalized approximately three weeks ago after a sudden onset medical condition. During that time, physicians worked tirelessly to correct that condition.

Sergeant Genovese passed away peacefully last night, surrounded by his loving family, friends, and Hernando County Sheriff’s Office family. He was 41 years old.

Pasco County man arrested for sexual battery of 10-year-old Brooksville girl

HCSO ALERT

On 10-12-19 at 10:20 a.m., deputies responded to a residence in Brooksville regarding a missing 10-year-old girl.

The child was last seen around 3 a.m. when a family member saw her going to use the bathroom. When family members awoke at 6:40 a.m., they were unable to locate the child. The family searched for the child prior to contacting law enforcement.

Sentencing Information for a Death Investigation at 15013 Old Stage Coach Road

On 09-25-19, the Honorable Judge Stephen Toner sentenced Joshua Daniel Carroll to 24 years in the Department of Corrections, followed by 10 years of probation for the 11/22/17 homicide at 15013 Old Stage Coach Road in Brooksville of Janet J. Carroll W/F DOB 09/04/1985

Joshua Daniel Carroll pleaded guilty on August 14th, 2019 to second-degree murder, not premeditated.in connection with the murder of his wife  

The medical examiner listed the cause of death as traumatic asphyxia.

 

 

Deputy Injured During Training

On 09-25-19 just after 10 a.m., during a training exercise, a deputy was injured.

During the training exercise, a law enforcement deputy accidentally discharged his weapon during the “un-holstering” process. The deputy sustained a gunshot wound to the leg as a result of the accidental discharge. No other persons were injured.

Fire Rescue was requested, and other deputies on the scene immediately began administering first aid to the injured deputy. It should be noted the injured deputy was alert and talking immediately following the injury.