Squatters evicted from Jacksonville home after 40 days

Published on April 5, 2023 at 10:04 am

Holes in the walls, ripped-out cabinets, dishwasher damage and even a stolen washer and dryer.

Co-owners Patti Peeples and Dawn Tiura told News4JAX on Tuesday they are dealing with the outcomes of having their Hogan’s Creek home occupied illegally for more than 40 days.

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“We called our attorney to see what our rights were. And he indicated that this had progressed now to grand theft and a criminal matter,” Peeples said.

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author image Before moving back to Jacksonville, Aleesia worked at WBOY in Clarksburg, West Virgina, as an evening weather forecaster and reporter. Aleesia attended the University of Central Florida earning a degree in radio and television with a minor in sports business management.

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