Friday, May 17, 2013
A Pasco detective found Henry Sizemore near a pawn shop in West Pasco.
The Pasco County Sheriff’s Office announced on Thursday that deputies have arrested Henry Sizemore, a man they say might be connected to at least five robberies in the last month. A warrants detective spotted him near a pawn shop in West Pasco. Sizemore was wanted in connection with multiple robberies that took place between April 29 and May 14. Some of those robberies include: Sizemore was also wanted in connection with a purse snatching and has an active warrant out for his arrest for violation of probation.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Pasco Deputies raided three stores in West Pasco Tuesday, and state Attorney General Pam Bondi joined one of the visits
Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies raided three stores suspected of selling synthetic drugs on Tuesday, May 14. Deputies had made undercover purchases of synthetic drugs from the three stores in West Pasco between late January and May. Those purchases enabled them to get search warrants. Armed with warrants, deputies returned to those three store Tuesday to conduct searches and make arrests as part of Operation Consequences. Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi joined them for one of the busts. The following stores were searched: Bondi came along for the bust at the Mobil on Massachusetts Avenue. The sheriff’s office warned convenience stores in December that it was going to start enforcing a new Pasco county ordinance prohibiting possession, …
Monday, May 13, 2013
Carney McAllister was registered as a sex offender in Ohio but not Florida, deputies say.
A Pasco County Sheriff’s deputy discovered on Friday that a man who worked as a deejay at Foxy strip club at 4233 U.S. 19 in unincorporated New Port Richey had an Ohio warrant out on him. He also discovered the man, named Carney McAllister, was registered as a sex offender in Ohio but not in Florida, according to an incident report. His offense is listed in the Ohio Attorney General's registry as "unlawful sexual conduct with a minor." McAllister, 30 and homeless, was arrested by the Pasco deputy May 10 and charged with being a fugitive from justice and for failure to register as a sexual predator. The deputy met McAllister while the deputy was at Foxy in response to a call from a detective. The detective told him the sheriff's office was…
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Tatiana Fonseca was charged with lewd and lascivious molestation after deputies found video on a phone of her having sex with the 15-year-old boy.
A woman in her late 20s was accused recently of molesting a teenage boy. The boy’s stepmother told Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies she found a video on the 15-year-old boy’s cell phone of Tatiana Fonseca engaging in sexual intercourse with the boy. A deputy subsequently found four videos on the teen's phone of Fonseca engaging in intercourse or a sex act with the boy. When contacted by deputies, Fonseca told them she had sex with the boy three separate times six months ago. The boy was 15 at the time, and Fonseca was 28. The boy is now 16 and Fonseca is now 29. Fonseca, of 3422 Peterborough St. in Holiday, was arrested Sunday, April 21 and charged with lewd and lascivious molestation. She was released from jail later after posting $10,000…
Friday, April 12, 2013
The Fugitive of the Day series on the Pasco Sheriff's Office's Facebook page has been helping deputies.
Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies want to find Steven Ballow, and they are turning to Facebook to see if folks have information on his whereabouts. Ballow, 42, of Holiday, is accused of stalking a person younger than 16 and is wanted on a Pasco County warrant. He was put in the virtual spotlight Wednesday, April 10, when he was featured on new Fugitive of the Day series on the sherff's office's Facebok page. Fugitive of the Day invites the public to share information with the agency that could to a fugitive's arrest. The series is a new project on the agency Facebook page that features a wanted man or woman in each edition and a photo of him or her, describes why the person is being sought and asks the public for help in finding the suspect…
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
James Morrison attacked a woman and forced her to perform a sex act on him, authorities say.
A New Port Richey man was accused over the weekend of committing sexual battery on a woman. According to Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies, James Morrison, 32, got into a dispute with the woman Wednesday, March 27. He demanded during the dispute that she perform a sex act on him, according to the report. She refused. She went to the bathroom to take a shower and Morrison came in and attempted to force her to have sex with him, the woman told a deputy. She refused, and he began punching her in the face, the report said. He then forced her to perform a sex act on him, according to the report. She bit him. He beat her until she fell unconscious. Morrison, of 4641 Grand Blvd., was arrested Wednesday and charged with felony battery, resisting …
Friday, March 29, 2013
Eight women were arrested, according to the police.
A recent prostitution sweep netted arrests of eight woman, five of them in the New Port Richey city limits, according to the New Port Richey Police Department The sweep was an eight-hour dual agency operation on Tuesday between the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office and New Port Richey Police Department. The arrested include: 5119 Southtown Loop, New Port Richey Charged with: Prostitution 11171 Tookes Rd, Tarpon Springs Charged with: Prostitution Homeless Charged with: Prostitution 3241 Solar Drive, Holiday Charged with: Solicitation of prostitution, possession of cocaine, possession of drug paraphernalia, failure to appear 4720 White Tail Lane, New Port Richey Charged with: Prostitution, five counts of failure to appear 4526 Mile …
Wednesday, March 27, 2013
There have been no arrests yet.
Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies are investing a shooting on Teak Street in the New Port Richey area. Sheriff’s Office spokesman Kevin Doll said that someone shot into a home at 9247 Teak Street on Monday night around 8 p.m. Apparently, the bullet grazed the arm of a 21-year-old who was present at the home but doesn’t live there. There have been no arrests at this point. The case is under investigation
Thursday, March 21, 2013
A man has been exposing himself in public several times over the past month.
Pasco County Sheriff’s deputies are going to the public to try and find information on a man who has exposed his sex organ in public several times. It seems the same unidentified man has exposed himself in five incidents. On Feb. 20, a black man got a Pasco County Public Transit bus at Gulf View Square Mall around 4:45 p.m., according to the Sheriff'ds Office. He exposed his sex organ and masturbated while looking at a female passenger. The main route used on that bus travels along Seven Springs Blvd. On Feb. 27, a 17-year-old who was volunteering at the Regency Park Library in Port Richey was shelving books when she saw a man expose his penis. He appeared to be masturbating. The teen no longer volunteers at the library. On March 9, a …
Friday, March 15, 2013
Peter Evan Weinstein was charged with two counts of dealing in stolen property and one count of grand theft.
A Trinity area caretaker stands accused of stealing jewelry and a cell phone. Peter Evan Weinstein, 29, this year stole two gold necklaces, a diamond pendant, a gold wedding ring and a cell phone from a victim living in the Port Richey area, according to an arrest report from the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office. The total value of the loot is $2,700. Weinstein worked as a caretaker for the victim’s parents, who are now dead, according to the report. He had full access to the stolen items while employed by the victim, according to the report. He later pawned the loot. Weinstein, of 7815 Jenner Ave, Trinity, was arrested Tuesday and charged with two counts of dealing in stolen property and one count of grand theft. He was booked into the …