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Deputies: Ecstasy found between car seats

Marion County investigators arrested a man accused of trafficking ecstasy.  Deputies say a scale and pills were located between two child seats in the back of his car.

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Details scarce in Northwest Jax shooting

Two people were shot Tuesday evening during a shootout at a gas station in Northwest Jacksonville, sources said.


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Cutting homestead exemption tax fraud

Jacksonville’s new property appraiser is getting ready to crack down on people who are cheating on property taxes.

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Crack on I-10 raises roadway safety concerns

People headed home from work on I-10 Tuesday ran into a huge backup because of a hole that opened up in the road above a CSX rail line a few hundred yards east of I-10 and State Road 301 in the Baldwin area.

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Attempted rape foiled by good Samaritans

A Jacksonville man is in the Baker County jail after deputies say he dragged a clerk from the front of Kangaroo Store in Macclenny last Friday and was trying to sexually assault her when someone heard her screaming and came to help.

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Missing woman found in Biscayne Bay

Miami-Dade police have confirmed that the body that was found at Matheson Hammock Park is Lauren Lamar, a Jacksonville native who disappeared from a boat in Biscayne Bay.

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Group hopes to keep kids safe for summer

A local group is trying to keep kids safe and out of trouble as school lets out for the summer. 

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Conch House brawl brings safety, legal issues

Video of Conch House security personnel breaking up a brawl during a Reggae Sunday party has gone viral. At least two people were hospitalized after the brawl, and several witnesses say that restaurant security personnel were abusing patrons.

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Wildfire smoke affects visibility on I-95

Heavy smoke from a nearby wildfire causes major visibility problems for drivers on Interstate 95 near Pecan Park road Tuesday morning, the Florida Highway Patrol said.

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Ship docked over fire safety, lifeboat issues

Issues with fires safety equipment and lifesaving equipment caused the Coast Guard to shut down the Victory II Casino Cruise ship, which sails out of Mayport.

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Over 24 people saved during busy weekend

Lifeguards are flying red flags high Tuesday, warning people to stay out of the water after Jacksonville Beach Ocean Rescue saved two dozen people from the water over Memorial Day weekend.

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