Citrus Hills

Detectives investigate racial slur on Citrus Hills Home

This blurred-out racial slur was spray painted across one site of a home in Citrus Hills, the Sheriff's Office said (August 18, 2017).

The Citrus County Sheriff's Office is investigating a case involving a racial slur spray-painted in large letters on the side of a home in Citrus Hills.


Home invasion suspect, accomplice arrested

Dustin Spangler, left, of Hernando, and Mandy Duncan, of Beverly Hills

A home invasion suspect and his alleged accomplice were arrested on Thursday in Sumter County.

Arrested were Mandy Duncan, 27, of Beverly Hills, and Dustin Spangler, 30, of Hernando, who were both charged in connection with the Oct. 10 home invasion in Citrus Hills.

Spngler and Duncan are facing charges of home invasion and battery on a person 65 years of age or older. The pair was taken into custody by Sumter County deputies after a Citrus County Sheriff's Office investigation into a home invasion led straight to him.

Home inversion supect captured in Sumter County

Dustin Ray SpanglerDustin Spangler, who was wanted for a home invasion that occurred on Oct. 10 in Citrus Hills, was apprehended in Sumter County Thursday afternoon.

The Citrus County Sheriff's Office said on Thursday that Charges will be forthcoming and will be released on Friday.


Twelfth Annual Citrus County Veterans Benefit Golf Tournament

Cynthia Oswald,
Citrus County Public Information Officer

The Twelfth Annual Citrus County Veterans Golf Tournament will be held September 10, 2016 at the Citrus Hills Golf and Country Club Course for the benefit of the Citrus County Veterans Foundation, Inc. 

CCSO communications officer dies in public pool

A Citrus County Sheriff's Office Communications Officer died while swimming laps in a Citrus Hills pool.

According to the CCSO, Kurt Lynn, 44, worked at the Emergency Operations Center.

He died while swimming at the recreation facility at Terra Vista in Citrus Hills, the CCSO said.  Deputies on scene believe that he suffered an undetermined medical event that caused him to drown.



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