Sheriff Hunter Promotes CCSO Member

On Friday, July 25 in a ceremony attended by family, friends and Sheriff’s Office personnel, Sheriff Mark Hunter promoted Corporal Jimmy Watson to the rank of Sergeant. Sergeant Watson will remain in the Criminal Investigation Division in his current assignment as the supervisor of the Crime Scene Unit. We would like to congratulate Sergeant Jimmy [...]

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Argument Leads to Stabbing; 4 Injured

On Saturday, July 19 at 8 pm, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office responded to 290 SW Wendy Terrence due to a report of 3 or 4 people being stabbed. When deputies arrived they located 2 victims that had been stabbed and 2 that were cut. The preliminary investigation revealed an argument between the occupants of [...]

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Two Toddlers on a Walkabout Lands Three in Jail

On Monday, July 14, at 9:28 am, the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Mayfair Subdivision off SR 247, where a concerned citizen found two toddlers wandering unsupervised. Deputies learned that Tony Petty had found the toddlers near the intersection of Pilots Way and Mayfair Lane at about 8:30 am. Mr. Petty took them [...]

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Deputies Investigate Sexual Battery, Lake City Man Arrested

On Monday, July 14, at 3:10 am, deputies and detectives with the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office investigated a sexual battery on a child which led to the arrest of a Lake City man. The investigation began when Lake City Medical Center notified the Combined Communication Center that they were treating a child suspected of being [...]

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***Update*** Robert Church in Custody

***UPDATE July 9 10:30 pm***Church In Custody  On Wednesday, July 9 at 10:20 pm, Robert Church turned himself in at the Columbia County Detention Facility.  He was booked on aggravated battery, felon in possession of a firearm, and discharging a firearm in public with no bond.   (Updated July 9, 10 am) Victims Status-Deputies Investigate Early Morning [...]

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