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Naked man arrested in Gulf Breeze

Naked man arrested in Gulf Breeze

Residents of Woodlawn Way in Gulf Breeze had an unexpected and naked visitor May 17. Joseph John Musso, 63, of Gulf Breeze was arrested after he allegedly walked the neighborhood for more than an hour completely nude. According to the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office arrest report, the sheriff’s office was called after a security camera […]

Suspect in double homicide captured in Gulf Breeze

Suspect in double homicide captured in Gulf Breeze

A fugitive from North Carolina, suspected of shooting two women and burning the house they were in, has been captured in Gulf Breeze. According to a Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office statement, Paul Eugene Snow was captured on Monday, Nov. 21 at around 5 p.m. after a citizen flagged down a deputy regarding a man […]

Nursing assistant arrested for stealing meds

Nursing assistant arrested for stealing meds

Allison Hagen of Jasper Street in Navarre was arrested Thursday, Oct. 27and charged with grand theft of a controlled substance and possession of a controlled substance without a prescription.  According to her arrest report, the 36-year-old certified nursing assistant was one of a team of home health care workers taking care of the victim in […]

Woman accused of battery on elderly woman

Woman accused of battery on elderly woman

A 19-year-old Gulf Breeze woman, Cori Luster, has been arrested for aggravated battery on a person 65 years or older. According to the Gulf Breeze Police report, the incident occurred over a two-day period on Oct. 12 and 13. An officer met the victim at the Gulf Breeze Hospital emergency room. Her neighbor reported that […]

Daniel Lee held on robbery charges

Daniel Lee held on robbery charges

Daniel Ferry Lee of Cantonment has been transferred to the Santa Rosa County Jail and is being held without bond on charges stemming from a robbery at knife-point of the Underwood Food Store on Highway 87 South Tuesday, Nov. 10. He is currently facing multiple felony charges including fleeing without disregard of safety to persons […]

Navarre man arrested for trying to steal motorcycle

Navarre man arrested for trying to steal motorcycle

Brandon Worley, 35, of Winners Circle in Navarre was arrested Oct. 17 and charged with grand theft, trespassing and criminal mischief with property damage more than $1,000. Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to Navarre Auto Depot on Highway 87 at around 7 p.m. Saturday regarding a vehicle theft. According to witness statements, Worley […]

2 Tom Thumb employees arrested

2 Tom Thumb employees arrested

Two employees of Tom Thumb Stores were arrested Thursday afternoon Oct. 8 as suspects in an employee-related theft over the last several weeks while employees at the store. According to the Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office report, Jasmine Nichole Glass, 23, of Navarre and Anneka Lynn Watters, 27, of Navarre were arrested at the Tom Thumb […]

SRSO Deputy arrested on felony child abuse charge

SRSO Deputy arrested on felony child abuse charge

On Sept. 11, Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a complaint concerning a child abuse incident. According to a release by the sheriff’s office, the complaint involved Joshua White, a Santa Rosa deputy.  Supervisors and Detectives reviewed the allegations concerning the incident and determined there was sufficient probable cause to arrest the suspect on […]

Holley-Navarre Middle teacher arrested again on battery charge

Holley-Navarre Middle teacher arrested again on battery charge

For the second time in five months, Lauren Wyatt West, a Holley- Navarre Middle School teacher, was arrested on a first degree misdemeanor charge of battery. The Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s report from Sept. 5 states that  the vehicle West was traveling in was pulled over after a complaint was made that it was seen […]

2 teens arrested for torturing tortoise

2 teens arrested for torturing tortoise

Officers with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) arrested two Jacksonville-area teenagers Friday on charges of torturing a gopher tortoise. Danielle Susan Dionne, 15, and Jennifer Emoke Greene, 18, have been arrested on charges of felony cruelty to animals, a third-degree felony, and taking, harassing, harming or killing a gopher tortoise, a second-degree misdemeanor. […]

Candidates react to gun at Navarre High School

Candidates react to gun at Navarre High School

After a Navarre High School student was arrested April 17 for taking a loading gun to school and parents were notified about five hours after the arrest was made, Navarre Press asked school board district 3 candidates to give us their opinion on how parents should be notified and when. Candidates were asked to submit their […]

Lab supervisor arrested in FDLE Pensacola probe

Lab supervisor arrested in FDLE Pensacola probe

Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, working with the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office, arrested former Pensacola crime laboratory chemist Joseph Graves on charges of grand theft, 12 counts of tampering with or fabricating physical evidence and nine counts of trafficking in illegal drugs.  Investigators believe Graves, while processing drug cases, replaced prescription pain […]