Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Police Briefs

Newspaper article The Florida Times Union

Police Briefs

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Following is a list of arrests and crimes reported by area police departments.


Police arrested a Jacksonville man Thursday and charged him with lewd and lascivious molestation of a disabled woman.

The woman reported that the man came to her home Feb. 12 to do carpentry work. She said he fondled her after she told him to leave her alone. The woman pleaded with him to stop and ordered him to leave her house.

A man reported Friday that five men attacked and robbed him of $65 as he was walking along Eighth Street near First Avenue South.

The man told police the men approached him and asked if he wanted to buy some drugs. When he refused, one of them punched him in the eye and the others jumped on him and took the cash from his pocket. He ran and called police.

Police arrested two homeless people on burglary charges Sunday after finding stolen property at their camp in the woods north of Beach Marine.

A man whose truck had been burglarized told police he saw two people running from the 1995 Ford in the parking lot of Beach Marine at 2315 Beach Blvd. …

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