A north county man reported the late morning of July 20 that a pistol and GPS were taken from his parked pickup off Crews Rd.
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Walmart Distribution Center spoiled us.
The million-square foot warehouse east of Macclenny that opened in 2002 was an awakening for a “fringe” county that had limited success attracting clean, Fortune 500 industry despite the fact that it is strategically situated with five interstate exits and a mainline railroad.
Eight young hogs were among the property stolen from a farm residence west of Glen St. Mary between July 7-17.
Charlie (Bud) Davis told Deputy Jeremiah Johnson he returned to his home on Smokey Rd. near the interstate overpass to find the livestock gone, along with an inventory of tools, a chain saw and other implements. He valued the animals at $700 and the other property taken from sheds at $1115.
A Glen St. Mary man pleaded no contest in circuit court on July 16 to operating a meth lab off Clete Harvey Rd. and drew a 20-month prison term.
Daniel Booth, 29, entered the pleas to manufacturing meth, possession with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia and attempting to bring contraband into county jail. The state dropped counts of having ingredients for meth, possessing paraphernalia for storage and a second contraband count.