PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics detectives raided a Punta Gorda apartment at 1231 Slash Pine Circle, unit #113 ( in The Pines) Thursday morning. Five arrest..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A Lehigh Acres man has been charged in connection with the starvation of two pet dogs left in his care. Kevin James Gdowik of 2808 West 23rd Street in Lehigh Ac..
DESOTO COUNTY, Fla.- A Desoto County High School teacher was arrested Wednesday for sexual battery on one of his female students from 2009 through 2010. Luis Alvarez was arrested i..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives have made four arrests in the Feb. 8 burglary and theft of 25 weapons from the Army/Navy store, 273..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives have arrested two teens in connection with the Apr. 8 armed home invasion robbery in the 18400 block of Robinson Avenue,..
SANFORD, Fla.- Authorities say an empty police cruiser was shot up on Tuesday morning, in the same area where Trayvon Martin was killed.Police say the car, parked at an elementary ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested the second of three gunmen involved in a Feb. 23 armed home invasion robbery in the 21300 block ..
SARASOTA, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 19-year-old Joshuat Lopez-Santana, of 1001 Temple Avenue in Bradenton, in connection with the double shootin..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man who pulled a handgun on a visiting family of four stemming from a road rage incident Friday. Ch..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A 48-year-old Fort Myers man was arrested for burglary after returning to the scene of the crime on his bicycle. On Wednesday, the Fort Myers Police Department re..
ENGLEWOOD EAST, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested a 15-year-old Englewood boy for Burglary. A witness reported he saw a young man looking in a front window in th..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- A 31-year-old Cape Coral woman has been arrested for negligent manslaughter after a car accident at Fowler and Market Streets that killed her 2-year-old daughter ..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested a man for stealing weapons from two vehicles in Port Charlotte. Thomas David Solesbee, 18, of 21882 Calvin Lane..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- Danger for a man and his baby talking a walk along a Lehigh Acres road on Tuesday night.Florida Highway Patrol troopers tell WINK News, the man was at Lee Str..
CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. -- WINK News has learned the Tampa Bay Rays player, Matthew Bush, who is accused of DUI and a hit and run that left a Charlotte County man in the hospi..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fourteen people have been arrested in a major Fort Myers weapons bust. Local, state and federal officials Tuesday announced the conclusion of a six-month operatio..
NAPLES, Fla.- A homeless Naples man was arrested for grand theft after shoplifting fro Home Depot on Tuesday. Lonnie Heckelman slipped multiple brass fittings, copper tubing cutter..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy saw a woman driver speeding in an East Elementary school zone at 8:36 a.m. Monday and made a traffic stop that led to multipl..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy observed a man driving and not wearing his seat belt that led to drug trafficking charges. The incident occurred at Fairway D..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man for stabbing a bicyclist Friday afternoon south of Punta Gorda. Armando Fra..