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Gelles Sentenced to Life in Prison for Road Rage Shooting

Gelles Sentenced to Life in Prison for Road Rage Shooting

On October 20, 2016, a Volusia County Jury deliberated just over 3 hours before convicting Robert Mark Gelles, 64, of Second Degree Murder in the shooting death of Joseph Edgar Bailey, 44, of New Smyrna Beach following a 4-day trial. Gelles was sentenced today, December 20, 2016 to life in prison. Read More >>

Torres Convicted on First Degree Murder, False Imprisonment Charges

Torres Convicted on First Degree Murder, False Imprisonment Charges

A Putnam County Jury deliberated just 1 hour and 30 minutes before convicting Porfirio Correa Torres, 41, of First Degree Murder and False Imprisonment charges today, November 17, 2016 following a four-day trial. Read More >>

Port Orange Man Convicted of Sex Crimes Against Children

Port Orange Man Convicted of Sex Crimes Against Children

DAYTONA BEACH – A Volusia County Jury, comprised of 4 men and 2 women, deliberated just 1 hour and 7 minutes before convicting Shane Cheyanne Floyd, 30, of 3 counts of capital sexual battery on a child and 1 count of lewd and lascivious molestation on a child. Floyd faces a mandatory life sentence without the possibility of parole at a sentencing hearing to be set next week. Read More >>

Port Orange Road Rage Shooter Convicted on Murder Charge

Port Orange Road Rage Shooter Convicted on Murder Charge

DAYTONA BEACH – A Volusia County Jury deliberated just over 3 hours before convicting Robert Mark Gelles, 64, of Second Degree Murder in the shooting death of Joseph Edgar Bailey, 44, of New Smyrna Beach. Read More >>

***COURTHOUSES ARE OPEN***

***COURTHOUSES ARE OPEN***

All Seventh Circuit Courthouses are OPEN for business tomorrow, Tuesday, October 11, 2016. Read More >>

*****Weather Advisory******

*****Weather Advisory******

The Putnam County Courthouse is OPEN tomorrow, Monday, October 10, 2016. Read More >>

*****Weather Advisory******

*****Weather Advisory******

***St. Johns County, Flagler County, and Volusia County Courthouses are CLOSED tomorrow, Monday, October 10. A decision regarding the Putnam Courthouse has not yet been made.*** Read More >>

*****Weather Advisory******

*****Weather Advisory******

*****Weather Advisory***** A decision on weather the courthouses in the Seventh Circuit will be open or closed will be made tomorrow, Sunday, October 9, 2016 either late afternoon or early evening. Read More >>

***HURRICANE MATTHEW STORM ADVISORY - 10:15am***

***HURRICANE MATTHEW STORM ADVISORY - 10:15am***

*****STORM ADVISORY***** The Offices of Seventh Circuit State Attorney R.J. Larizza, along with all of the courthouses in the Seventh Circuit, are CLOSED Thursday, October 6, and Friday, October 7, 2016 due to threats from Hurricane Matthew. At this time, the plan is to resume normal operations on Monday, October 10, 2016. Read More >>

Emmanuel Butler Convicted on First Degree Murder, Robbery with Firearm; Faces Life

Emmanuel Butler Convicted on First Degree Murder, Robbery with Firearm; Faces Life

DELAND – A Volusia County Jury comprised of 4 men and 2 women deliberated just under 3 hours before convicting Emmanuel A. Butler, 20, of Holly Hill, on charges of First Degree Murder and Robbery with a Firearm. Read More >>

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