Lewd battery suspect turns himself in to police

UPDATE 11/5/13: The suspect, Stephen Dyne, turned himself into the Green Cove Springs headquarters Tuesday, according to a Clay County Sheriff's Office press release. Dyne is held at the Clay County Jail on charges of Lewd Battery and pending charges of eluding arrest. 

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Thousands of dollars missing from Clay school

MIDDLEBURG, Fla. -- It is being called a case of grand theft after several thousand dollars was reported missing from accounts at Wilkinson Elementary.

The school district discovered a problem when bank accounts were found overdrawn in late September. District accountants, according to the Clay County Sheriff's Office, then started to find more errors in the school's financial books.

The bookkeeper, Julie Herringdine, resigned in mid-September.  School district spokesman Gavin Rollins said Herringdine "resigned pending termination."

CCSO has not named a suspect in the case. Investigators say $2,294 is the preliminary amount believed to have been stolen, but that number is expected to climb higher.

Herringdine could not be reached for comment either at her home or by phone.

Clay schools said it has strong internal controls and has training programs for employees.

Arrest announced in white supremacist graffiti case

MIDDLEBURG, Fla. - The home where a Clay County detective was killed was vandalized five days ago, today an arrest was announced.

Just a few days after the home where Clay County Detective David White was killed in 2012 the arrest of suspect Anthonio Joseph Casanova, 44, was announced.

Casanova was taken into custody by the Clay County Sheriff's Office Friday and charged with the vandalism that occurred at a home at 4874 Alligator Boulevard.

The arrest came a day before volunteers from the Clay County fire department stepped forward to donate their time to paint over the white supremacist graffiti with paint donated by the Clay County Fie Union.

Casanova is being held on a $25,000 bond in the Clay County Jail.

Pop Warner team sidelined for season

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Wesconnett Park is now silent; the Wildcats football season is over, abruptly.

"It was very heartbreaking," said Teresea Downceroux.

Teresea Downceroux's son is on the team and they're angry.

"My son has been crying since that meeting because he has been devastated," she said.

The team, after a 7-2 season, was poised for the Championship game, but they're sideline. The parents were called into a meeting and told that the season has been forfeited. 

"We're out and another team will take our spot," said Chahid Clark.

Assistant Coach Clark said the Pop Warner Football conference received a complaint that one of his players is ineligible, he lived outside the district.

"When he signed up, proof of residency was not required," he said.

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White supremacist graffiti covers home where deputy died

MIDDLEBURG, Fla. -- The boarded up home where a Clay County detective was killed and another was injured sits covered in white supremacist graffiti.

Clay County Sheriff's Office detective David White was shot and killed while approaching the home at 4874 Alligator Boulevard in Middleburg February 2012. A second deputy, Detective Matt Hanlin, was shot in the upper left arm.

The one story house now sits boarded up and covered in red paint in the shape of swastikas, German SS symbols and the words R.I.P Tedd Tilley, according to a police report from the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

The 'Aryan Nation' graffiti was still sticky to the touch when investigators arrived on scene early Monday morning, according to the report, and appears to be a memorial to Tilley who was the alleged gunman who killed White and wounded his partner. Tilley was shot and killed in the house during the meth bust.

Additional arrest announced in Operation Wrong Destination

GREEN COVE SPRINGS, Fla. -- A man in his thirties was arrested overnight in Middleburg for allegedly traveling to meet a minor for sex.

Danny Bongao Pasicolan, Jr., 31, was arrested as part of Operation Wrong Destination, a five day undercover investigation that resulted in a total of now seventeen arrests of men who are accused of attempting to exploit children using the Internet.

Pasicolan is facing charges of traveling to meet a minor, unlawful use of a two-way communications device and transmission of material harmful to minor, according to a police report form the Clay County Sheriff's Office.

Pasicolan is currently being held on $100,009 bond in the Clay County Jail.

Jaguars' Abry Jones pays a visit to a local military family

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Petty Officer First Class Yolanda Coakley is almost at a loss for words because it's a big day for her military family.

A Hope to Dream program is teaming up with Ashley Furniture Home Store to provide beds for her six children.

Coakley was nominated by coworkers she volunteers with at the USO.

As the beds were unloaded and assembled they also brought along a big helping hand: Jags defensive end Abry Jones.

Giving a good night's rest to a woman and her family who have given so much to their community and country.