Episcopal Children’s Services and the Baker County Council on Aging teamed up with Feeding Northeast Florida to feed 611 people in Baker County last week. Read More »
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A Macclenny woman who sped past a county deputy in the outside lane of Interstate 10 the evening of June 27 ended up in jail charged with felony possession of prescription pills and nearly a dozen items of drug paraphernalia. Read More »
A county deputy arrested two Glen St. Mary motorists in the space of three days last week for driving with multiple license suspensions, and one of them with a record of five convictions. Read More »
Updated: Police find human remains near site of missing Baker County woman’s abandoned vehicle near Lake City
The Columbia County Sheriff's Office reported Friday that K-9 search teams found human remains near the location of a missing Baker County woman's abandoned vehicle.
The discovery was made a little before noon on July 3. The identity of the body hasn't been confirmed but the sheriff's office public information officer Murray Smith said authorities suspect the remains to be that of Sharon Jackson, who was reported missing a week earlier.
Mr. Smith said Monday an autopsy of the remains has been scheduled and should take place at the coroner's office in Jacksonville within the next few days.
ActionNewsJax.com reported last week other evidence was found in the area and that Sharon "Sheree" Jackson had contact with a FHP trooper in the early morning hours of June 21, a day before the abandoned SUV registered to her was found on Highway 47. She said she had run out of gas, but that help was coming and she appeared to be alright, the station said.
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