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Cemetery rendezvous ends in stabbing

tallahassee.com — Tallahassee Police say a man was stabbed five times while he and another man had sex in the Oakland Cemetery last month. Devante L. Johnson, 18, is now facing a charge of attempted murder. The victim said he met Johnson in the cemetery about 11 p.m. on June 24 to have sex.

Statewide program aims to reduce childhood drowning

tallahassee.com — Emergency responders and child safety advocates are calling for more awareness to stem child drownings. Drowning is the No. 1 cause of death in children under the age of 4 in Florida and according to data from the Department of Children and Families, statewide, there have been 42 child drowning deaths in 2014, 69 percent of them among children younger than 3.
Jul 24, 2014

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Police seeking information on car in Markel case

tallahassee.com — The Tallahassee Police Department is seeking information on a car seen on surveillance video in the area where Dan Markel was fatally shot Friday. The highly-pixelated image shows what appears to be a silver compact car. TPD spokesman David Northway did not provide any more details about the car, where it was, or from where police got the footage.