A civilian employee of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Office has resigned after being accused of stealing money meant for an inmate.
The St. Johns River Water Management District decided on Tuesday to transfer an East Palatka facility to the Putnam County government to help it meet state water quality requirements.
The man who died in a Georgetown fire Wednesday morning has been identified, but authorities are still unclear what caused the blaze.
On Sept. 2, when an assistance call came in at the Putnam County Jail about an inmate who was choking, Cpls. Meryl Greco and Laura Jones knew what to do.