Mar 6, 2015
Palatka, FL: On Thursday March 5, 2015 at approximately 3:00 pm, Alexandres Israel Aguilera was booked into the Putnam County Jail on active warrants. Aguilera was arrested on the warrants in Volusia County before being transported to Putnam. The warrants for his arrest were issued in November of 2014 after a violent argument with his wife escalated into a car chase that ended with Aguilera ramming his wife's car with his vehicle causing her car to lose control and flip over on Union Avenue in Crescent City. The wife sustained non-life threatening injuries and was treated and released from Putnam Community Medical Center. Aguilera fled from the scene of the crash and was unable to be located until his arrest in Volusia County.
Aguilera has been charged with two counts of aggravated battery, one count of aggravated stalking, and one count of criminal mischief. He is currently being held in the Putnam County Jail on a $160,000.00 bond.
Mar 6, 2015
Crescent City - On March 6, 2015, deputies arrested a 22 year old Orlando resident on drug and weapons related charges. The investigation was initiated when deputies observed a red Pontiac traveling 50 mph in a 35 mph speed zone on Old Highway 17 near Smiley Store Road, in Crescent City. Deputies conducted a traffic stop and determined the driver to be Dominique Jameel Gillon. It was determined that Gillon's license was suspended for failing to pay a traffic citation in February of this year. Gillon was arrested for driving with a suspended license. He was searched prior to being placed in a patrol car, and a pair of brass knuckles was found in Gillon's front pants pocket. Gillon then informed deputies that he had approximately $3,000.00 hidden in his pants near his genital area. He informed the deputies that he could shake his leg and it would fall out. As Gillon shook his leg, $2,918.00 fell out of his pants onto the ground. In addition to the money, a bag containing a small amount of cannabis also fell out of his pants leg onto the ground.
Dominique Jameel Gillon was transported to the Putnam County Jail where he was booked on the following charges:
Dominique Jameel GIllon, 22, of Orlando
1. Driving with a suspended license
2. Carrying a concealed weapon
3. Possession of Cannabis less than 20 Grams
4. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
He was detained with a bond of $2016.00.
Mar 2, 2015
Satsuma, FL: On Sunday, March 1, 2015 at approximately 9:30 pm, Putnam County Sheriff's Office Deputy Bradley Waldron advised dispatch that a white Pontiac Grand Am had almost struck him at a very high rate of speed while he was out of his vehicle on a traffic stop at Highway 17 and State Road 100 East in San Mateo. A short time later, Deputy Anthony Yeomans, observed a vehicle matching that description traveling at 90 miles per hour in a 55 mile per hour zone and swerving in and out of its lane on Highway 17 South near the Dunns Creek bridge.
Deputy Yeomans stopped the vehicle and observed the front seat passenger, later identified as Angelene Jamros, putting on her clothes as he approached the car. Deputy Yeomans spoke with the driver, David Adams Dettmann, and Jamros concerning the situation and was advised that Dettmann was giving the lady a ride home due to her being highly intoxicated. While conversing with Jamros, Deputy Yeomans, noticed a strong odor of marijuana and asked for permission to search the vehicle and Jamros's purse. Deputies located marijuana in the purse and two Hydrocodone pills in a plastic baggie under the front passenger seat of the car.
Jamros was placed under arrest and transported to the Putnam County Jail where she was booked on one count of the possession of drugs, one count of the possession of marijuana and one count of the possession of drug equipment. She has since been released on a bond of $2,012.00.
Dettmann was placed under arrest and transported to the Putnam County Jail where he was booked on one count of reckless driving. Dettmann has since been released on a bond of $504.00.
Feb 27, 2015
East Palatka, FL: On Wednesday February 25, 2015, the Putnam County Sheriff's Office Street Crimes Unit arrested Cornelius Beckton on two active warrants for the sale of crack cocaine within 1000 feet of a church. Drug and Vice Unit Detectives obtained the warrants at the conclusion of an extensive, month's long, undercover investigation into the sale of cocaine in the area of Cross Road and 4th Street in East Palatka. Arresting deputies also found additional crack cocaine in Beckton's pocket during the arrest. Beckton has an extensive history of drug dealing dating back to the mid-1980s.
After his arrest, Beckton was transported to the Putnam County Jail where he was booked on two counts of the sale of cocaine. He is currently being held on a bond of $150,000.00
Feb 26, 2015
Crescent City - On February 26, 2015, at approximately 2:41 a.m., a Crescent City man was arrested on drug and weapons charges. The investigation was initiated after deputies checked out with an individual who was walking alongside Highway 17 South near Union Avenue in Crescent City. The individual, who was identified as Richard Alexander Hardy (32 YOA), informed deputies that he had just thrown cannabis onto the ground prior to their consensual contact. Deputies located a small plastic bag containing 3 individual baggies of cannabis on the ground next to Hardy. While speaking with Hardy, it was also determined that he was in possession of a concealed .40 caliber Smith & Wesson handgun with a partially removed serial number.
Richard Alexander Hardy was arrested and charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon, possession of a firearm with an altered serial number, and possession of cannabis with intent to sell. He was transported to the Putnam County Jail where he is being held with a bond of $4,102.00