• Sumter County woman, 68, killed by someone she knew, deputies say

    By: James Tutten


    SUMTER COUNTY, Fla. - Deputies in Sumter County said a 68-year-old woman was killed inside of her home over the weekend by someone she knew.

    Jenetta Floyd, 68, was found unresponsive around 5 p.m. at a home on County Road 223 in Oxford, officials said.

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    Deputies said Floyd was the victim of "homicidal violence,' but did not say how she died.

    Detectives said she was slain by "an associate," and they have identified a person of interest.

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    Anyone with information is asked to call the Sumter County Sheriff's Office at 352-793-2621. To remain anonymous, call Crimeline at 1-800-423-TIPS (8477).


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