Gainesville Police is offering a $3,000 reward for information that leads to the arrest of the people who shot into a Gainesville home occupied by more than 20 people late Wednesday night.
Authorities arrested a Gainesville man Wednesday evening after they said he robbed the Campus USA Credit Union on Archer Road, causing a multi-agency manhunt and leaving some residents blocked from their homes.
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University Police arrested two freshman football players Monday morning after authorities said they shot at a residence hall with a BB gun four days earlier.
Update Dec. 14, 2017: This story has been updated to reflect that former Deputy Michael Butler retired for reasons “not involving misconduct”
Pictured is Ifeyiek Akanni's room in her home on Southeast Seventh Avenue. Fugitive Victor Lamar Cruger, who is a suspect in the murder of Ernestine Griner Hines in Green Cove Springs — a city about an hour northeast of Gainesville — and hid in the house, was arrested. Aug. 28, 2015.