Pilot witnesses thief stealing his property from the air

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a man Sunday afternoon for stealing a 6x12 foot trailer from a Glades County home near Labelle. The owner was flying..
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Fort Myers Police investigating city's 24th homicide

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police officers are investigating the city's 24th homicide of the year, after a man was found dead inside a home on Lafayette Street. Police say a call..
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Two arrested in Punta Gorda, charged with car thefts

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested two people, charged with grand theft, after they allegedly stole cars from a lot. The sheriff's office says a K-9 ..
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Fast moving fire claims Lehigh Acres home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Megan Wood

Lehigh Acres, Fla.-- Friday night a Lehigh Acres home was destroyed by a fast moving fire. Firefighter say two adults and their two kids, along with their pets made it out safe bef..
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Silly Rabbit: vandalism is for crooks

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- After more than a month of repeat incidents of vandalism, Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help tracking down an artistic vandal ..
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Police seek 22 arrests in drug sweep

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

fORT MYERS, Fla.- On Thursday, December 27, 2012 the Fort Myers Police Department’s Special Investigations Group with assistance from uniformed officers began arresting peopl..
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Police investigating 23rd homicide in Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Cameron Keir

FORT MYERS, Fl. - With just days left in 2012, Fort Myers Police are now investigating their 23rd homicide of the year. A man was found dead in the front yard of a home o..
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Couple sought for questioning in grand theft case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives are asking the public for help in identify a man and a woman who are persons of interest at this time wanted for questio..
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Lee Port Authority arrests 'disgruntled passenger' at RSW

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Officers with the Lee County Port Authority arrested a 45-year-old Naples woman at the Southwest Florida International Airport just before 5:30 a.m. this mor..
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Woman burglary suspect tries to swim to freedom

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WEEKI WACHEE, Fla. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies in Hernando County say a string of burglaries may have ended when a suspect was captured while trying to swim to freedom.   &..
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Thief cuts power, robs north Fla. business

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LAKE CITY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a man shut off the electricity to the Internet Cafe in Lake City before robbing it early on Christmas Eve.    The Gainesville ..
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LCSO deputies investigating a shooting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Corey Lazar

WINK News crews are on the way to a shooting off Hancock Bridge Parkway and Royal Palm Rd. in North Fort Myers inside the Palm Island Community. Neighbors say one person was shot i..
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Restaurant brawl sends 3 to jail and 1 to the hospital

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Nokomis men and an Arcadia woman involved in a brawl and fight in Denny’s Restaurant at 2:10 a.m. Sunda..
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Accident delays traffic on Colonial & SR 82

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Corey Lazar

An accident involving a black Cadillac SUV and another tan car delayed traffic on SR 82 and Colonial Tuesday afternoon. Investigators say the black SUV was stopped at the red light..
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Search continues for suspects in home invasion

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Megan Contreras

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office is continuing it's search for four men who robbed a home Saturday morning. The incident took place on the 1100 block of 11..
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Arrest made in Dunkin's Diamonds theft

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- As the result of leads generated by detectives and tips given to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers, an arrest has been made in the December 18th grand theft at Dun..
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Naples man arrested for claiming to be a dentist

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachel Spangenthal

NAPLES, Fla. - Deputies said 51-year-old Luis Suarez Paz was conducting dental services inside his apartment near Radio Road and Santa Barbara Boulevard. The Collier County Sheriff..
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Former high school basketball coach accused in Ponzi scheme

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PASCO COUNTY, Fla.- A former basketball coach at Cypress Lake High School is under arrest for scamming friends and fellow employees out of approximately $200,000. The joint investi..
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Police make arrest in NPHS bomb threat made on Facebook

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH PORT, Fla.- Officers arrested 19-year-old Kyle McMahan Friday for allegedly posting a bomb threat on Facebook regarding North Port High School last week. On December 17, ..
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Broward fugitive was found with drugs, cash and disguise

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- One of the US Marshals' 15 most wanted fugitives is in custody in Broward County. Federal agents captured Felipe Torrealba at a townhouse in South Fort Myers Thur..
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