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CRIME STOPPERS WEEKLY WANTED

  The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking information on the following subjects wanted out of our jurisdiction; Chad Alford– White male, 41 YOA, 6’04”, 240 lbs., Black hair, Blue eyes.    This subject is wanted on  Felony Warrants for

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WCSO LAUNCHES CITIZEN SURVEY

For Immediate Release July 19, 2017  DeFuniak Springs, Fla— Walton County Sheriff’s Office wants to hear from you. In a continuous effort to improve customer service to the citizens and visitors of Walton County, the Sheriff is seeking citizen input

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UPDATE: TWO IN CUSTODY FOLLOWING DRIVE-BY SHOOTING

For Immediate Release July 17, 2017 DeFuniak Springs, Fla— Two men are in custody following an investigation into a drive-by shooting in DeFuniak Springs early Monday morning. The Walton County Sheriff’s Office was called to Hermitage Road at approximately 7

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WCSO INVESTIGATING DRIVE BY SHOOTING; SWAT TEAM STAGING AT HOME WITH WANTED FUGITIVE

For Immediate Release July 17, 2017  DeFuniak Springs, Fla— The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident off Hermitage Road where shots were fired early this morning. At approximately 7am Walton County Sheriff’s Office was called to Hermitage Road

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UNDERCOVER CRAIGS LIST AD NABS SANTA ROSA BEACH MAN FOR SOLICITING CHILD FOR SEX

For Immediate Release July 14, 2017 Santa Rosa Beach, Fla— A Craigs list ad for some summer fun lands a 31-year-old in jail for soliciting sex with a minor. On July 10th Brendon Kelly answered an ad posted to Craigslist

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CRIME STOPPERS WEEKLY WANTED

The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking information on the following subjects wanted out of our jurisdiction; Leander McCurdy Jr.- Black male, 30 YOA, 5’10, 185 lbs., Black hair, Brown eyes. This subject is wanted on a Felony Violation

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“JOURNEY HAS JUST BEGUN” FOR CITIZEN ACADEMY GRAD TURNED DEPUTY

For Immediate Release July 10, 2017 DeFuniak Springs, Fla—The rays of sun coming through the windows in Sheriff Michael Adkinson’s office were not the only thing beaming as Connor Gunn raised his right hand. Rewind nearly four years ago, Gunn

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WALTON COUNTY FIRE RESCUE AND WALTON COUNTY ANIMAL SHELTER HOST SUMMER OPEN HOUSE

For Immediate Release July 7, 2017 Walton County, Fla—On Saturday, July 15th, Walton County Fire Rescue and the Walton County Animal Shelter will host a summer open house to help save lives. WCFR firefighters teamed up with the volunteers and

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DEFUNIAK SPRINGS MAN GETS 40 YEARS FOR CHILD MOLESTATION, CHILD PORN

OFFICE OF STATE ATTORNEY FIRST JUDICIAL CIRCUIT OF FLORIDA July 7, 2017 PRESS RELEASE Bill Eddins, State Attorney for the First Judicial Circuit, announced today that 27-year old Jason Cody Hughes entered a plea of No Contest yesterday to three

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CRIME STOPPERS WEEKLY WANTED

The Walton County Sheriff’s Office is currently seeking information on the following subjects wanted out of our jurisdiction; Juan Pablo Hernandez– Hispanic male, 32 YOA, 6’, 180 lbs., Black hair, brown eyes.   This subject is wanted on a Felony Failure

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