domestic violence

Domestic disturbance turns deadly

Domestic disturbance turns deadly

One man is dead following a domestic disturbance in Munson Saturday. According to a Santa Rosa Sheriff’s Office press release, officers responded to a call at 12:41 p.m. Danny Wayne King, 44, was identified as the primary aggressor from the call. Before deputies arrived they received a second call that indicated King had been shot. […]

Man threatens hotel manager with box cutter

Man threatens hotel manager with box cutter

Domestic violence, aggravated assault and child neglect are among the charges facing an Alabama man after an altercation March 27 at the Navarre Days Inn. Chris Alford, 29, of Opelika, Alabama faces multiple charges after he allegedly attacked his wife and threatened a hotel manager in a hotel room at the Days Inn in the presence […]

Text 911 for emergencies

Text 911 for emergencies

Santa Rosa County has introduced Text-to-9-1-1 enabling county residents to text for assistance in an emergency. The system allows residents to text directly back and forth with 911 dispatchers to share vital information in an emergency. County Emergency Services Coordinator Brad Baker said the system will be useful in a variety of scenarios. “The majority […]

Pace man charged with battery, child neglect

Pace man charged with battery, child neglect

A Pace resident faces child neglect, kidnapping and domestic violence charges Monday, Sept. 12, after he forced his wife and 2-year-old daughter into his car and beat her on the side of the road in Pace. According to Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office reports, Timothy McDaniels, 29, was driving a SUV at a high rate […]

Man chokes wife

Man chokes wife

A Navarre man was arrested on third-degree felony battery charges Wednesday, June 22 after he allegedly attempted to strangle his wife. According to a police report, Antonio Antunez and his wife got into a physical altercation that evening. In her statement, the wife said Antunez grabbed her by her hair and dragged her around the […]

Gun pulled during father-son fight

Gun pulled during father-son fight

A June 14 argument between a father and son ended with both being arrested after the father, Bruce Thumm pulled a gun while the two were arguing at a home in Gulf Breeze. According to the arrest reports, Michael and his father Bruce were arguing and Bruce told him to leave the house because of […]

Domestic dispute ends in man’s arrest

Domestic dispute ends in man’s arrest

A Navarre man arrested in a domestic violence altercation Saturday, May 28 faces felony charges of third-degree battery, battery with a deadly weapon, child abuse and misdemeanor animal torment. John Spencer, 47, of Sound Haven Court is accused of striking his live-in fiancé with his cellphone and getting into a physical altercation in which Spencer […]

Navarre man stabs mother’s boyfriend on Thanksgiving

Navarre man stabs mother’s boyfriend on Thanksgiving

One family’s Thanksgiving came to a violent end in Navarre. According to an arrest report issued by the Santa Rosa County Sheriff’s Office, Benjamin Luther, 24, of Tavira Street in Navarre was arrested for aggravated battery and domestic violence. Deputies responded to the Tavira Street address around 4:30 p.m. Read the full article in the […]