Emergency Rules Issued for Synthetic Drugs

On Tuesday, December 11, 2012, Attorney General Pam Bondi filed an emergency rule outlawing 22 new synthetic drugs, commonly called “bath salts,” “K2” or “Spice.” Attorney General Bondi announced the emergency rule designating new synthetic drugs as Schedule I of controlled substances, making it a third-degree felony for an individual to “sell, manufacture, or deliver,…

Man Arrested for Shooting at Girlfriend

On Friday, December 7, 2012, a Columbia County man was arrested on multiple charges stemming from a shooting investigation. Columbia County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to a residence located on County Rd. 245 at approximately 10:00 p.m. Deputies were investigating an incident where a male subject had allegedly shot at his girlfriend. Deputies discovered the…

Armed Robber Sought

  On Saturday, December 8, 2012, an armed robbery occurred to a local convenience store.   At approximately 7:15 a.m., the suspect entered the Stop and Go Food Store located on SR 47, just south of Interstate 75. The suspect was armed with a handgun. The suspect demanded money from the clerk and fled the…