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Tuesday, Jan 27, 2015

Hernando News

Deputies: Human bones found in Homosassa woods

Citrus County sheriff’s deputies said Tuesday they are investigating the discovery of human bones in the woods in Homosassa.
Updated: 5 hours ago
Body found in New York cornfield in 1979 identified as Brooksville teen

Body found in New York cornfield in 1979 identified as Brooksville teen

A body found in a New York cornfield in 1979 has been identified as that of a teenage girl who went missing in Brooksville between 1977 and 1979, Hernando deputies said Monday.
Published: 01/26/15
Dads driving with young kids during road rage incident

Dads driving with young kids during road rage incident

A Spring Hill father has been accused of punching and pointing a gun at another father during a Plant City road rage incident in which both had their young children in the vehicles.
Published: 01/23/15

Officials: Suicide shot came before Hernando deputy fired

A Hernando County deputy heard gunfire coming from a shooting suspect’s parked SUV and returned fire early Friday, officials said.
Published: 01/23/15
Student’s show-and-tell grenade stirs up Hernando elementary

Student’s show-and-tell grenade stirs up Hernando elementary

Sheriff’s deputies were called this morning to a Hernando County elementary school after a student brought a hallowed-out grenade in for show-and-tell, officials said.
Published: 01/22/15

College and career fair slated for Springstead High

Springstead High School will be hosting its Hernando County College and Career Fair from 6 to 7:30 p.m. March 2.
Published: 01/21/15
Toddler killed by two dogs in Brooksville, deputies say

Toddler killed by two dogs in Brooksville, deputies say

A toddler was attacked and killed by two dogs in front of his grandfather in Brooksville this morning, deputies said.
Published: 01/19/15
Woman injured in wrong-way crash in Hernando

Woman injured in wrong-way crash in Hernando

A Tennessee woman was injured Wednesday during a crash after she traveled the wrong way on U.S. 19 in Hernando County, troopers said.
Published: 01/14/15

Pinellas man charges $2,500 on stolen credit card, Hernando deputies say

A St. Petersburg man faces identification theft and credit card fraud charges after he purchased more than $2,500 in gift cards with a stolen credit card, Hernando deputies said.
Published: 01/06/15

Hernando deputy injured in Monday crash

A Hernando County deputy was injured during a crash with another vehicle at Cortez Boulevard and White Road around 4:30 p.m. Monday, authorities said.
Published: 01/06/15