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Police Blotter

Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Police Blotter

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1400 block of San Jose Road: Police arrested a 16-year-old boy and charged him with aggravated assault, felony criminal mischief and domestic battery Dec. 8 after they received a report of a fight between a father and son.

According to a police report, St. Johns Couny Sheriff's deputies arrived at the scene as a boy and a man were in a physical confrontation. The man told police he arrived home from a job and found the boy, his son, intoxicated. A verbal argument turned violent and the man said his son punched him in the face several times and threatened him with a baseball bat.

The man also told authorities the boy destroyed a china cabinet and two televisions and put numerous holes into walls with a fire poker. The boy was booked into the county jail and taken to the county juvenile detention facility.

U.S. 1 near County Road 204: Police arrested a Jacksonville woman Dec. 8 on vehicle theft and burglary charges after a witness said the woman was erratically driving a golf cart southbound on U.S. 1.

A police report said the witness followed the golf cart until it ran out of power and a St. Johns Sheriff's deputy arrived on the scene. The driver was questioned at a nearby pay phone. Police said their investigation revealed someone took the golf cart and a sweater from the front porch of Lambert's Nursery on U.S. 1 South.

Ginger Sullivan Phillips, 39, was booked into the county jail.

500 block of Gerona Road: Police arrested an 18-year-old man on loitering and drug possession charges Dec. 8 after someone reported he saw the man lying under his vehicle.

A police report said a woman heard a noise outside a home and woke her husband, who went to investigate. When he confronted a man discovered under his vehicle, the man began to walk away and the Sheriff's Office was called with a description, the report said. …

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