VIDEO: East Naples neighbors fear serial arsonist on loose

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Nicole Papageorge

East Naples, Fla.- Its been a recurring nightmare for neighbors at Heron Park on Airport Pulling Road.  They say a serial arsonist is on the loose, setting cars on fire. "I'm ..
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Two under arrest for manufacturing meth

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Two men were arrested for allegedly manufacturing meth in a house located on the 2000 block of Scham Rd. 50-year-old Robert Burns and 33-year-old Craig Makela we..
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Man robs pizza man at gunpoint

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A man is under arrest for allegedly robbing a Domino's Pizza man at gunpoint while the employee was delivering an order. Officials say 18-year-old Javante Colston..
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Woman under arrest for leaving 4 children unsupervised

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A woman is under arrest for allegedly leaving four young children unsupervised. Officials say 22-year-old Victoria Parks left her three children in her apartment ..
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UPDATE: Police identify Cricket Wireless robber

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- The man who allegedly robbed a cellphone store on Saturday and later held officers to a standoff is now under arrest. Officials say 27-year-old Orlando Merc..
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Power surge forces evacuation at Gulf Coast Town Center

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Lindsey Sablan

ESTERO, Fl.- Dozens of shoppers were forced to evacuate restaurants, stores and a movie theater at Gulf Coast Town Center Sunday afternoon. Shortly after 12 p.m., San Carlos Fire C..
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Naples man under arrest for child pornography

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

NAPLES, Fla.- A man is under arrest after an external hard drive containing over 50 child pornography videos was allegedly found in his home.According to Collier County Sheriff's d..
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Police officer tased during traffic violation stop

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A man was arrested after a traffic stop led to a Fort Myers Police officer accidentally being tased.According to Fort Myers Police, officers spotted a vehicle com..
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Father charged with murder in baby's death

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

ROCKLEDGE, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man has been charged with murder in the death of his infant daughter, who authorities say was left in the man's truck for at least four hou..
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Man transporting firearm in carry-on arrested at RSW airport

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A man was arrested at Southwest Florida International Airport on Thursday for allegedly transporting a firearm in his carry-on bag.Terry Stephens, 64, was stopped..
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Father of 4-year-old under arrest in fatal dog attack

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

MIAMI, FLA.- The father of a 4-year-old South Florida boy who was mauled to death by dogs now faces child neglect charges.    Miami-Dade police said Friday they've a..
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DNA on lollipop stick leads police to burglary suspect

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- A North Naples man faces felony burglary and theft charges after a discarded lollipop stick led detectives to him. Thomas Christopher Crews, 53, allegedly broke into ..
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Deputies bust grow house containing more than 320 lbs of pot

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies busted a grow house and arrested one man after an anonymous tip to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers. Yesterday evening, detectives c..
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Family Dollar Store employee under arrest for grand theft

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Eileen Cofre

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A Family Dollar Store employee was arrested for allegedly stealing over $2,000 in merchandise and cash. According to the Collier County Sheriff's Office, 24-y..
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Police arrest 2 on drug charges after serving search warrant

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested two men after allegedly finding drugs and grow house equipment when serving two search warrants in Cape Coral yesterday. Ja..
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Suspected drug dealer roundup results in 8 arrests

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police conducted a "roundup" of suspected drug dealers yesterday, after a series of undercover drug buys throughout the city. Undercover drug purchases..
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Collier man arrested for second time on child sex charges

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A mother says she's afraid that a Collier man accused of molesting her son has targeted other teenagers.Jacob Bickel was arrested for meeting up with a 15-yea..
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13 y/o to be charged as an adult in homeless man's killing

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Samantha Smink

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The State Attorney's Office will be charging the 13-year-old accused of killing a homeless man in Cape Coral as an adult. A grand jury indicted Munoz Wednesday af..
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North Port High School psychologist accused of molestation

Updated 4 weeks ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA COUNTY, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a Venice man for reportedly molesting a girl who previously lived in a therapeutic foster home that he ran with..
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Victim chases down suspects, catches one

Updated 3 weeks ago   
By: Andrew Scheinthal

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Waking up at 5 a.m., Jaron Ching was following his normal routine. Stepping out into his lanai and smoking a cigarette. However, when he looked down, he was in f..
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