MCSO: Convicted sex offender with violent criminal history charged with trafficking in heroin

From The Martin County Sheriff’s Department: “Despite warnings that our interdiction teams are on the roadways, 36-year old John Allen Crane Jr took a chance anyway. Crane’s excessive speed landed him a traffic stop as he headed northbound on Florida’s Turnpike through Martin County. That stop blossomed into an arrest, after a MCSO K-9 Unit detected an illegal substance in the car … Click here to read more

Video: Local pizza delivery man carjacked, kidnapped, forced into trunk of car

A Martin County Papa John’s pizza delivery man was carjacked, then kidnapped while making a delivery to a home along the 5800 block of SE 47th Avenue in Stuart. The 40-year-old victim told the detectives that two gunman forced him into the trunk of his own car. For WPTV video … Click here to read more

‘Damsel in distress’ carjacks, kidnaps and robs citizen who gave her a ride home

Martin County Sheriff’s Office reports that a “damsel in distress,” who asked a citizen to give her a ride home in exchange for $20 in gas money, had other plans for the victim who offered to help her out. … Click here to read more