Teens help catch burglars

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- It was a terrifying moment for two teenage girls. They were alone at a Lehigh Acres home when three men tried to break in. Their quick thinking helped Lee Count..
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SWFL Int'l Airport runs emergency response drill

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Corey Lazar

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The alarm came in to first responders today at Southwest Florida International Airport about malfunctioning landing equipment on flight 987. The plane was fo..
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Stop sign violation leads to discovery of handguns

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy Monday night stops car for stop sign violation in Port Charlotte, locates two handguns, one was stolen, and made two arres..
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Cape Police make arrest in overnight 7-11 robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police have arrested Timothy J Holden, 28, of North Fort Myers, for an overnight Robbery at the 7-Eleven Store located at 1021 Santa Barbara Blvd. Shor..
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Suspect accused of pawning stolen silverware after burglary

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD EAST, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested an Englewood East man Monday for burglarizing a home, stealing a box of silverware, and pawning it. Robert Dani..
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Suspect accused of having child pornography on his computer

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested 31-year-old Chetsada Srisanthia after friends allegedly found child pornography on his computer. Srisanthia's friends were staying at h..
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Fingerprints lead to arrest in 2005 fatal hit-and-run

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- An Immokalee man was arrested Sunday after deputies found him asleep in his vehicle with a bag of cocaine in his lap and learned there was a warrant for his a..
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LCSO investigates allegations of severe child neglect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 21-year-old Mirinda Buyce and 22-year-old Guy Kearns, both of 248 San Diego St., on child neglect charges after sever..
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El Jobean house fire ruled arson, arrest made

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

EL JOBEAN, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office and the State Fire Marshal investigated a fire to an occupied mobile home in El Jobean Saturday morning around 3:00 a.m. The ..
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Fort Myers Police stop burglary in progress

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

Fort Myers Police Department’s Alpha shift and the Violent Crimes Task Force arrested two men Saturday afternoon they say were burglarizing a business. At 2:22 p.m. police re..
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CCSO finds 11 lbs. of pot & nearly $55,000 in suspect's home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- Collier County Deputies found more than 11 pounds of marijuana and nearly $55,000 in a home on 11th St. N. on October 12th. Scales, marijuana growing instruction manu..
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Alleged bus stop hit and run driver turns herself in

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- An arrest has been made in a hit and run crash that sent a South Fort Myers High student to the hospital in August. On October 18th, 22-year-old Chelsie Dahlbeck ..
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Men wearing ski masks allegedly invade elderly victim's home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested Benjamin Presley III and Jesse Raco, both 18, after they allegedly broke into an elderly woman's home, robbing her wh..
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Suspect accused of hitting his neighbor with a golf cart

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man after he ran over his neighbor with a golf cart, following an argument. Carl Travis Martin J..
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Girls arrested for sleepover at an elementary school

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two girls, ages 11 and 13 on felony Burglary and misdemeanor Petit Theft charges after they entered a school, h..
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Gulf Cove man arrested again, this time for jewelry theft

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD EAST, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives filed more charges against 39-year-old Donald Robert Costa, after solving a grand theft case that occurred Aug. 22 in En..
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1 arrested in North Port grow house bust

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH PORT, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office has arrested a North Port man for growing marijuana in his home. Detectives with the Sheriff’s Office South County Narc..
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2 arrested in Pt. Charlotte raid, cash & marijuana seized

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics detectives raided a Port Charlotte home Thursday at 7:30 a.m. and found 136 grams of marijuana; two arrests were made. Fo..
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Man accused of burglarizing the home of incarcerated woman

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

EL JOBEAN, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested 39-year-old Donald Robert Costa, of 10412 New Brunswick Street, after he burglarized and stole items from the home o..
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Accused shoplifter caught with meth in her purse

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested 41-year-old Paula Ann Chierico, of 24486 Tangerine Avenue, for stealing $467 in items from Kohl’s Depa..
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