• Two die in horse, van accident

    An elderly woman and a 10-year-old girl died Tuesday evening after a minivan collided with a horse the woman was leading on Southeast County Road 55A in Dixie County, according to a Florida Highway Patrol report. 

  • Man found dead in Bronson home

    The Levy County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide after George Hamilton Pierce, 51, was found dead inside the residence at 10151 N.E. 48th Lane, according to a press release.

    Deputies were alerted to the death on Saturday, Dec. 8, by an unidentified family member. No cause of death is being given by the Sheriff's Office. This would be the county's second homicide for 2012. 

  • FDLE seeks help in solving homicide

    The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) is seeking the public's help in solving a homicide dating from the '70s.

  • Sheriff's Report & Most Wanted for December 6

    The Levy County Sheriff’s Office reports the following arrests:

  • Inglis officers bust meth lab at residence

    Two people were arrested and a meth lab inside a home on State Highway 40 West in Inglis was shut down on Wednesday, Nov. 7 by officers from the Inglis Police Department, the Levy County Drug Task Force and the Citrus County Tactical Impact Unit, according to an Inglis Police Department press release.
    The discovery inside the home came after an investigation into suspected narcotics and dangerous drugs which involved undercover operations and surveillance of the home.
    Officers seized a large amount of methamphetamine manufacturing equipment, paraphernalia, and methamphetamine.

  • One dead, one hurt in one-car crash

    A Kentucky man died and his passenger was injured when the 2003 Subaru Outback they were riding in on U.S. Highway 27A veered off the road by Northesast 151st Terrace at 12:40 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 11, according to a Florida Highway Patrol press release.
    Dead is David G. House, 81, of Avaton, Ky., the driver, and injured was Betty G. House, 80, also of Avaton, Ky. She was airlifted to Shands Hospital at the University of Florida and was reported in critical condition.

  • Sheriff's Report & Most Wanted for November 8


  • Bronson man charged with Dixie County burglaries

    Rodney Charles “Stump” Kirkland, 20, of Bronson was arrested at his residence on Thursday, Oct. 24,  on  two Dixie County warrants charging him with three counts of armed burglary and grand theft.  

  • Trio charged with burglary


  • Archer men face drug charges

    Two Archer men who made a deal to sell cocaine and a shotgun to a drug task force informant tried the old bait-and-switch routine using crack cocaine and no gun, but they were still arrested on a variety of drug charges Wednesday, Oct. 24, by the Levy County Joint Drug Task Force, according to a Sheriff's Office press release