On January 23, 1977, at approximately 4:45PM, the skeletal remains of an unidentified male were discovered off of Florida SR-44 approximately 5 miles west of Interstate 75. The remains were uncovered inside what is known as the Ventura Ranch just inside th...
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Looking to feed a crowd?
Sheriff Farmer has a large BBQ Cooker on wheels which is available for any person
or organization to use. The cooker will handle as many as 200 pieces of chicken
at a time. There is no charge to use the cooker.
To reserve the cooker please call the Detention Center at 352-569-1700.
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