Investigation Update

November 06, 2015

The Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office, in conjunction with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, continues to investigate the deaths that occurred on 11/05/2015, at a residence located at 5730 NW CR 340 Bell, Florida. Preliminary investigative results indicate that the deaths of were the results of deliberate criminal acts and is being investigated as a double homicide. The names of the victims are being withheld at this time pending positive identification and family notifications.

At this time, it does not appear this incident is connected with any previous case that has been investigated by the Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office.

While investigators believe the incident appears to be specific with specific purposes, we always encourage our citizens to use due diligence and caution as it pertains to their personal safety, at all times and in all places.

If you have any information regarding this case, please contact the Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office at (352) 463-3410, CRIME STOPPERS at (352) 463-7867 or the Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office line at (352) 463-7809.

Any public information or media requests regarding this or any other case at the Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office can be referred to:

Captain Sheryl Brown
Administrative Operations/P.I.O
Gilchrist County Sheriff’s Office
9239 S. US 129
Trenton, FL 32693
(352) 463-3410
(352) 222-6870