Man is charged with aggravated battery and false imprisonment in Gilchrest County

A man from Trenton is charged with aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, and three counts of false imprisonment after a dispute with his landlord.
Published: Jan. 20, 2023 at 6:13 PM EST
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TRENTON, Fla. (WCJB) - A dispute with his landlord ended with a man from Trenton behind bars in Gilchrist County.

Deputies were called to a residence near SW 50th Avenue in Trenton for a tenant-landlord issue.

After an investigation deputies arrested Harvey Joe Slayton Junior for several felonies.

These include an aggravated battery with a deadly weapon and three counts of false imprisonment.

Slayton has seven previous felony convictions and 13 misdemeanor convictions.

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