Man suspected of murder jailed in Okaloosa for violating probation

Published: Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 15:22 PM.

He also had pleaded no contest two years earlier to aggravated assault.

However, Circuit Judge John Brown departed from state sentencing guidelines and ordered Hauck confined under community control — essentially house arrest.

The state attorney’s office appealed Brown’s decision, but it was upheld by Florida’s First District Court of Appeals.

Court records indicate that a warrant was issued Dec. 12, 2011, for Hauck’s arrest for violation of probation. Bishop said Hauck committed the violation by fleeing.

Nearly a year later, on Dec. 10, 2012, records state that case was “reopened.” Hauck was arrested the next day.

Craycraft, 55, was last seen on Oct. 19, 2012, in Hauck’s company at Chan’s bar in Pensacola, according to media accounts from that time.

Her car was found just over the state line in Baldwin County two days after she disappeared

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