Sheriff Rick Staly called for calm in the election season after a Palm Coast man’s video of himself hurling obscenities and provoking Democrats at a Town Center rally circulated on Facebook. Democrats, Republican and Trump Club officials all denounced the video.
Gregory Marr of Palm Coast’s C-Section, who was at the center of a notorious arrest involving a weapon in 2016, faces a second-degree felony. Pointing a laser at an aircraft is also a federal crime.
The story behind the latest arrest is a window into detectives’ methods, illustrating how the use of technology such as license plate readers, search warrants for cell phone records and Facebook accounts, and old-fashioned on-the-ground interviews combined to help connect the dots and build a case against an otherwise elusive suspect.
There have been 179 suspected drug overdoses in Flagler County so far in 2020, up 189 percent from 2019, Sheriff Rick Staly said during a live-streamed news conference about the latest sweep of local suspected drug dealers.
Using video footage, a traffic homicide investigator clocked Joey Renn going 109 miles per hour on his Suzuki motorcycle before impact after failing to negotiate a curve in Palm Coast’s Woodlands.
Delenzo Aaron, 32, had been released from state prison in April and was staying at his mother’s house in Palm Coast when he allegedly took his girlfriend through a nightlong ordeal, resulting in her hospitalization.
Garrett Dunn, 31, had built a following on YouTube as Baby Dyce, with over 3,200 subscribers, reviewing music and comedy clips on his channel with affable humor and raw language.
After a Palm Coast resident complained that deputy Dedorius Varnes, 28, had shrugged off a criminal complaint, Varnes allegedly and anonymously told the man he was having an affair with his wife, taunting and bullying him with threats.
A 26-year-old Ormond Beach woman was killed early Friday morning in a two-vehicle crash on I-95 south of the State Road 100 interchange.
Alan Presley Jr., 32, shot Joshua Lemaster Saturday afternoon at 5E Hargrove Lane, one of the dozens of businesses at the Palm Coast Commercial and Industrial Center off the west end of Hargrove Grade. Presley may have been acting in self-defense.