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Williams indicted for first degree murder, possession of firearm by violent career criminal

Williams indicted for first degree murder, possession of firearm by violent career criminal

PALATKA – Today, a Putnam County Grand Jury deliberated for 5 minutes before indicting Ahmad Kashard Williams, 29, of first degree murder with a firearm, a capital felony, and possession of a firearm by a violent career criminal, a first degree felony. Read More >>

Davis sentenced to 12 years for sexual battery on a child

Davis sentenced to 12 years for sexual battery on a child

DAYTONA – This morning, Circuit Judge Matthew M. Foxman sentenced David Lee Davis to 12 years in a state prison facility for sexual battery on a child. Read More >>

Cruz sentenced to death for first-degree murder

Cruz sentenced to death for first-degree murder

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

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

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 penalties under the law. 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

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 of $100,000 in restitution. The sentenced was rendered by Circuit Judge Raul A. Zambrano. Read More >>

Germain convicted of attempted first degree murder of a law enforcement officer

Germain convicted of attempted first degree murder of a law enforcement officer

ST. AUGUSTINE – This morning, Brad Timothy Germain was convicted of attempted first degree murder of a law enforcement officer by a St. Johns County jury. Read More >>

Henry sentenced to 10 years for exploitation of elderly veteran

Henry sentenced to 10 years for exploitation of elderly veteran

DELAND – This afternoon, Jessica Jeanne Henry was sentenced to 10 years in a state prison facility for elderly exploitation of an elderly person, a second-degree felony, organized scheme to defraud, a second-degree felony, and conspiracy to commit exploitation of an elderly person, a third-degree felony. Read More >>

Johnston sentenced to three life sentences for multiple sex crimes

Johnston sentenced to three life sentences for multiple sex crimes

DAYTONA – This morning, a Port Orange man was sentenced to three concurrent terms of life in prison for two counts of Lewd and Lascivious Molestation of a Minor—which are life felonies—and one count of Sexual Battery on a Minor—a capital felony. Read More >>

Taylor sentenced to life in prison for lewd and lascivious molestation of a minor

Taylor sentenced to life in prison for lewd and lascivious molestation of a minor

BUNNELL – This morning, James Albert Taylor, Jr. was sentenced to life in prison for Lewd and Lascivious Molestation of a Minor. Read More >>

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