4 arrested on 19 drug charges in Port Charlotte

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives arrested four Port Charlotte residents following a raid Wednesday at 6:05 a.m. on a known Methamphetamine..
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2 men accused of stealing $500,000 of scrap metal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Deputies say two men stole almost $500,000 of metal from the Orange County school district and sold it for less than 10 percent of its value.    ..
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Barr arrested in Vermont for murder of Tara Sidarovich

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron announced this afternoon that the second man wanted in the murder of 19-year-old Tara Sadarovich on Oct. 1, 2001, has ..
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Man arrested on DUI charges after hitting 2 pedestrians

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Deputies arrested 55-year-old Robert Brein, of 14701 Patrick Henry Road in North Fort Myers, on DUI charges after he allegedly hit two pedestrians with his Toyota..
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CCSO K9 bites fleeing burglary suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two men for burglarizing and stealing from a Port Charlotte home in the 21300 block of Meehan Avenue Tuesday mo..
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Accused bank robber arrested for Asian Market robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives Tuesday arrested Robin Patrick Conte, 51, of 2125 Tea Street, for Armed Robbery with a Deadly Weapon. This new charge is fo..
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Employer offers $5,000 to find victim's killer

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Seeking justice through a reward.  The employer of a murder victim is willing to pay 5-thousand dollars to find a killer. Someone gunned down Domin..
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Man arrested after he reveals deadly threats to therapist

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

DENVER, Colo. (AP)- A suburban Denver man has been arrested after telling his therapist he wanted to shoot children, kill people on Halloween and kill President Barack Obama, feder..
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Guest allegedly stabs Siesta Key hotel manager

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SIESTA KEY, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested 50-year-old Carmela Angela Benevento for attacking the manager of a Siesta Key hotel. Deputies responded to The Sies..
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Suspected burglar thought no one was home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man Monday who broke into a home thinking no one was there; the owner was inside and called CC..
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Felon accused of beating a man with a baseball bat

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Punta Gorda man after he hit a man in the head with a baseball bat three times early Saturday morning. Joshua Wi..
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FMPD arrests man accused of exposing himself to children

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Jose Cortes-Mejia was arrested Sunday after allegedly exposing himself to young children as they played in their backyard on Carrell Road. The four children told ..
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LCSO investigates burglary at county library

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriffs Office continues to investigate a burglary at the Lakes Regional Library on Bass Road and Gladiolus Drive in Fort Myers. The library was c..
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Murder-suicide eyed in deaths of 5 in Ohio garage

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amber Lee

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) - Three children, their uncle, and their grandmother were found dead inside a garage Monday in what appears to be a murder-suicide amid a custody dispute. A ..
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Locksmith allegedly burglarizes dead man's home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A man hired to change the locks at a South Fort Myers home is accused of burglarizing it.Lee County deputies say Christian Michael Langford, an employee of Select..
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Cape Police arrest 3 on burglary charges, still seeking 4th

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Police arrested three men on burglary charges Sunday evening after they led officers on a chase. The fourth suspect has been identified and detectives a..
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Fort Myers police investigate 21st homicide of the year

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police are investigating a deadly shooting on Kingsman Circle in Fort Myers. Two people were shot. Police say Jonathan Rodriguez died at Lee Memor..
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Hostage situation comes to an end in Lehigh Acres

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Lee County deputies were on scene of a SWAT situation in Lehigh Acres Saturday morning. Deputies say a person was barricaded inside a home on Ichabod Avenue Sou..
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One Person Killed in Shooting in Tice

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

TICE, Fla.-Lee County Sheriff's deputies were on the scene of a shooting Friday night. It happened on Prospect Avenue, off of Palm Beach Boulevard. Part of Prospect Avenue was clos..
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CCSO arrests man who advertised on Craigslist for 'Roxy'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Unit conducted a reverse drug transaction on Thursday November 8 that resulted in the arrest of 25-year-..
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