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Contractor arrested for fraud

Attorney General Pam Bondi’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit and the Madison County Sheriff’s Office arrested a general contractor for defrauding the Medicaid program out of more than $100,000 on Tuesday, Nov. 3. Richard Lee Edwards, 60 of Madison and owner of Richard Edwards Construction, Inc., allegedly billed for construction services without a license to perform the services and without obtaining required permits. According to Attorney General Bondi’s MFCU and the Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation’s joint investigation, Edwards fraudulently billed for handicap accessible ramp construction and bathroom modifications…

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Man charged in double vehicular homicide

An arrest has been made in the fatal crash that took the lives of 22-year-old Logan Paige Shelley of Pinetta, Fl. and 23-year-old Kyle Ryan Naville of Valdosta, Ga. on Feb. 25, 2015 in Lowndes County, Ga. According to Georgia State Patrol’s investigation, Jeremy Mack Carter, 35, of Valdosta, Ga. was driving a Ford F-150 traveling southbound, in the northbound lane of Old Clyattville Road attempting to pass a school bus. Carter struck the Ford Mustang driven by Shelley, which was traveling northbound on Old Clyattville Road. Both Shelley and…

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Drug Bust: Three arrested on drug charges

Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that on Tuesday, Oct. 27, Madison County Sheriff’s Office Drug Task Force investigators went to a residence located at 200 SW Apollo Trail in Madison to look for Quinn Anthony Lee, 34, of Madison who had active narcotic arrest warrants resulting from a previous covert narcotic distribution investigation. When DTF investigators drove by the residence they observed a female and three males standing on the front porch and immediately recognized one of the males as Lee. DTF investigators drove to the end of Christmas…

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Sex offender relocates to Madison

Madison County Sheriff Ben Stewart reports that a Sexual Offender has moved to Madison County and, as required by Florida Statute, has completed his criminal registration with the Sheriff’s Office. Glenn Martin Null is a 63-year-old white male with brown hair, blue eyes, 5’10” and weighs approximately 195 lbs. Null was previously residing at 2825 Logandale Drive, Orlando, Fl. 32817 but has since relocated to 192 SW Lemoyne Avenue, Madison, Fl. 32340. Null was convicted of lewd act upon a child F.S. 800.04 in 1998. For more information about this…

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