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University of Florida Football Player Arrested for Felony Stalking

University of Florida Football Player Arrested for Felony Stalking

According to University of Florida’s newspaper The Alligator, a star player for the Gator football team was arrested for felony stalking earlier this week. Florida wide receiver Chris Rainey, 22, was arrested early Tuesday morning and charged with aggravated stalking. He was arrested after sending a threatening text message to a young woman he had been dating on and off for the past three years, according to Anthony Chiang, an Alligator staff writer. The text message read, “Time to die bitch.” An Alachua County Sheriff’s Office representative has stated that Rainey has been released from custody after making his first court appearance on closed circuit television. He was ordered to have no contact with the woman and is required to b home from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. during the… […]

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Palm Beach County Cop Arrested for Stalking

Palm Beach County Cop Arrested for Stalking

Stalking is not a crime often reported in news headlines but in this case, it caught the attention of reporters because the accused is a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Deputy. The accusations are that the officer used his law enforcement resources to aggressively stalk his ex-girlfriend. Crimes like these are disappointing for any South Florida resident to stomach because our community expects security and a sense of honor and duty from our local law enforcement. Seeing police officers abuse their power and their resources to manipulate other people causes a lack of faith in the justice system put in place to protect our community. PBC Police Officer Arrest Palm Beach County Sheriff’s deputy Patrick Joseph Burt, 31, was ordered to be held at the Palm Beach County Jail on a… […]

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