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December 2019 Blog Archive

Cruz sentenced to death for first-degree murder
Cruz sentenced to death for first-degree murder Wed, Dec 18, 2019 DAYTONA – This afternoon, Chief Circuit Judge Raul A. Zambrano sentenced Christian Emanuel Cruz to death for first-degree murder. A Volusia County jury unanimously recommended the death penalty in March 2019. Read More

Irons sentenced to life plus 30 years for rape, kidnapping
Irons sentenced to life plus 30 years for rape, kidnapping Fri, Dec 13, 2019 DAYTONA – A Daytona Beach man was sentenced to two concurrent life sentences followed by three 30-year sentences for three counts of sexual battery, one count of kidnapping, and one count of witness tampering. Read More

Johnston sentenced to 15 years for driving under the influence and causing death
Johnston sentenced to 15 years for driving under the influence and causing death Fri, Dec 06, 2019 ST. AUGUSTINE – This morning, Kim Michelle Johnston was sentenced to fifteen years in a state prison facility for driving under the influence causing death and five years for driving under the influence causing serious bodily injury—both the maximum ... Read More

Akins sentenced to 180 days Volusia County jail, 15 years probation and ordered to pay restitution; Entrekin sentenced to 15 years probation and ordered to pay restitution for grand theft
Akins sentenced to 180 days Volusia County jail, 15 years probation and ordered to pay restitution; Entrekin sentenced to 15 years probation and ordered to pay restitution for grand theft Thu, Dec 05, 2019 DAYTONA – This afternoon, Timothy Lee Akins was sentenced to 180 days in Volusia County Jail and fifteen years of probation. Deborah Kay Entrekin was also sentenced to fifteen years of probation. In addition, both were ordered to pay a combined total... Read More