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A Clay County school bus driver is facing 13 child pornography charges after an investigation in May found he had photographs of children performing sex acts in his possession, according to a Clay County arrest report.

Marion Keith Nichols, 56, who ran as a write-in candidate in the 2016 superintendent election in Clay County, was arrested Wednesday at his Green Cove Springs home, deputies said.

He is facing 13 felony counts related to possessing photographs of a sexual performance by a child. He was arrested and booked into the Clay County Jail.

Jacksonville School Bus Shooting Fugitive Caught In Georgia

May 22, 2015
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HINESVILLE, Ga. - A 16-year-old wanted in a school bus shooting on Jacksonville's Westside last week was arrested Thursday night during a traffic stop in Liberty County, Georgia. Authorities said he was treated for a self-inflicted gunshot wound, then locked up in a juvenile facility in Georgia.

Edgar Robles was wanted on two counts of attempted murder and one count of firing deadly missiles for the shooting that injured two teenage girls last Thursday. Liberty County is about 30 miles south of Savannah.

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A crash in Ortega this morning was the second involving a Duval County school bus in less than a week. Two students were taken to the hospital with minor injuries after a driver hit the side of their stopped bus just after 8:30.  

The Florida Highway Patrol says the woman was trying to get around the bus and into a left-turn lane on Timuquana Road. The 44-year-old driver was charged with careless driving. Twelve students were on board at the time of the crash.

(UPDATE) Stolen Hawthorne School Buses Found, Linked To Jax Tour Operator

Nov 19, 2013
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In the end, the school buses stolen in Alachua and Flagler counties earlier this school year essentially just switched places.