Crime

Additional arrest announced in Operation Wrong Destination

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. -- A man in his thirties was arrested overnight in Middleburg for allegedly traveling to meet a minor for sex.

Danny Bongao Pasicolan, Jr., 31, was arrested as part of Operation Wrong Destination, a five day undercover investigation that resulted in a total of now seventeen arrests of men who are accused of attempting to exploit children using the Internet.

Pasicolan is facing charges of traveling to meet a minor, unlawful use of a two-way communications device and transmission of material harmful to minor, according to a police report form the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

Pasicolan is currently being held on $100,009 bond in the Clay County Jail.

Arrests announced in the killing of Det. David White

CLAY COUNTY, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced four arrests in the shooting death of Clay County Detective David White.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement announced in a release to the media that 22-year-old Robert Apple II, 21-year-old Christopher Henderson, 19-year-old Curtis "Ping" Dingler and 36-year-old Jack Lemond have been arrested Thursday in connection with the theft and transfer of the gun allegedly used to kill Det. David White in February 2012.

Sheriff's search for man wanted on drug charges

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. - The Clay County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help locating a suspect wanted on drug related charges.

Jamaaal Rashad Cobbert, 30, is wanted by the CCSO for charges of possession of Cocaine with intent to sell or deliver, according to a post on the CCSO Facebook page.

Cobbert is described as 5-feet-11-inches tall, weighing about 180 lbs, the post details.

Cobbert's last known address is on Palm Street in Green Cove Springs.

Anyone with any information about this suspect is asked to contact the Clay County Sheriff's Office at 904-264-6512. To remain anonymous and receive a possible reward, contact Crime Stoppers at 1-866-845-TIPS.

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Quigley House Claims to be Target of Donation Scheme

 

Quigley House, Clay County’s comprehensive domestic violence and sexual assault center has recently been the target of a donation scheme.

St. Augustine Police Investigating Unattended Death

St. Augustine Police Investigating Unattended Death

Police have arrested a man in the death of a 44-year-old found Saturday night.

Matthew Steven Horn, 44, was arrested in the death of 61-year-old Douglas Wilfred Cracraft, who was found lying in a wooded area, according to a statement today from the St. Augustine Police Department.

Following an autopsy, police determined the death was a homicide.

The body was found in a wooded area west of the railroad tracks behind 3551 North Ponce De Leon Blvd. on the property of the Florida East Coast Railroad, the statement said.