Naked Man Breaks Into Marion County Home, Bites Victim & Dies

September 19, 2016


A bizarre crime happened in Ocala over the weekend involving a man who broke into a home naked, bit the victim and later died at the hospital.  Marion County Sheriff Office says that early Saturday morning around 4:26, James Raines broke into a home on the 2900 block of NE 45th St. Completely naked and out of control, he allegedly attacked two women and a man inside the home.  While defending themselves, one of woman attacked suffered a bite from Raines.  Eventually the victims were able to pin Raines down until deputies arrived. Once they arrives, Raines was not responsive and after first aid was applied, he was transported to the hospital where he later died.  Deputies went to Raines residence and found a female there who appeared to be under the influence of a substance and was taken to the hospital as well.  The Marion County Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes detectives are actively investigating this situation. If anyone has information about this incident please call 352-732-9111.

SOURCE: Marion County Sheriff's Office

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