Convicted felon arrested on drug charges, 16th booking

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.-  Charlotte County Sheriff's Street Crimes Unit deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man Thursday at his home that was wanted for Trafficking in Percocet, a..
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Task force captures a top 15 most wanted fugitive

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FT. MYERS, Fla. – The U.S. Marshals Florida Regional Fugitive Task Force apprehended Felipe Alexander Torrealba, one of the agency’s 15 Most Wanted fugitives, this afte..
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Isles of Capri fire district moves ahead with changes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

ISLES OF CAPRI, Fla.- The Isles of Capri fire district agreed to move forward with two options to change the way it's managed.They will either look at merging with East Naples.. or..
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Dog found dead in a crate after being hit by a car

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.-  Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 52-year-old Ana Torres on Tuesday after allegedly leaving her injured dog in a crate to die, after it had been hit by..
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CCSO discovers marijuana grow house in trailer

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives, assisted by K9 and the Street Crimes Unit, raided a Port Charlotte home and found a trailer on the prope..
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Father charged with aggravated child abuse

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A Sarasota County father has been charged with aggravated child abuse in the death of his 11-year-old daughter.    Jail records show 35-year-ol..
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Suspected drug dealer with lengthy record arrested again

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics detectives arrested a Punta Gorda man following three undercover drug buys. James Lee Dabney, 34, of 512 Burland Street, was..
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CCSO: man had sex with 11-year-old runaway girl twice

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a man for having sex twice with an 11-year-old runaway girl. She had been staying in a Fort Myers youth shelter..
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Englewood brothers arrested on 16 total drug charges

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested two Englewood East brothers on numerous drug dealing charges Monday. Matthew Robert Werman, 31, of 7123 Teaberry Stree..
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Port Authority: Man disrupts boarding, says he's with FBI

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Officers with the Lee County Port Authority arrested 28-year-old Arnaldo Jose Santiago Burgos Monday, after he allegedly forced his way onto a plane, claiming he ..
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Accused drunk man asks to bring gun to Pt. Charlotte schools

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrest a 61-year-old man Monday after he went intoxicated to two schools in Port Charlotte asking if he could bring a gun ..
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Cape police make an arrest in homicide investigation

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police have made an arrest in a homicide investigation that began this morning at 1134 SW 16th Terrace. Police responded to a death investigation at 11..
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CCSO arrests accused burglar in connection with 4 thefts

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives solved burglaries to three unlocked vehicles, one vehicle window smashed out, and theft of items from a carport early la..
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Suspect allegedly points gun at Fort Myers Police officer

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Police arrested 23-year-old Willie Jones for allegedly aiming a firearm at an officer on Sunday evening. Just after 7:00 p.m. the Fort Myers Police Department res..
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Father and 2 sons allegedly host underage drinking party

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DEEP CREEK, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a father and his two sons for having a house party in Deep Creek last Friday and serving alcohol to minors. Shawn Jac..
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Heavily armed man arrested after parking fight

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) - Clearwater Police have arrested a man who allegedly assaulted a parking officer over a ticket.    Authorities say 37-year-old Son T. Uong of ..
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Lee Co. woman allegedly obtains over 10,000 pills illegally

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Officers arrested Theresa Lynn Shirley, 48, the woman accused of hitting and killing a bicyclist on the Sanibel Causeway in 2011, for allegedly "doctor shopping."..
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Video allegedly shows corrections officer abusing a juvenile

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MILTON, Fla.- A worker for the Florida Department of Juvenile Justice was caught on camera reportedly abusing a child in her custody for 30 minutes.It happened in Milton, just nort..
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Auto auction company owner arrested

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

FORT MYERS-Fla.-John Henry said surveillance cameras were hidden all over his home. "It was a little James Bondish. A detective came in and introduced himself, swore me under ..
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Fla. man charged with shooting water tower

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Florida man they say opened fire on a golf course and hit a city water tower.    Pinellas County Sheriff's deputies ..
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