LCSO deputy fired after DUI with child in the vehicle

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputy Michelle Gallagher was fired from the department on January 10th, for Conduct Unbecoming of an Officer after being arrested on DUI cha..
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Deputies allegedly find large amount of weed in man's trunk

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested Steve Lopez, 26, yesterday after allegedly finding 77 grams of marijuana in his trunk during a traffic stop. Depu..
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Tammy Hall sentenced to 6 months prison, to report by Feb.

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Samantha Smink

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A federal judge has sentenced former Lee County commissioner Tammy Hall to six months in prison. Last year, Hall pleaded gui..
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Glades deputies arrest 3 accused of smuggling K2 into prison

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

GLADES COUNTY, Fla.- The Glades County Sheriff's Office arrested three men accused of smuggling contraband into the Moore Haven Correctional Facility. An investigation revealed Jay..
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Charlotte landscaping business owner accused of littering

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested Todd Carpenter on Friday for allegedly littering more than 500 lbs. of commercial waste from his landscaping busi..
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Charlotte inmate allegedly breaks sprinkler, floods cell

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A Charlotte County Corrections inmate was re-arrested after allegedly damaging the sprinkler in his cell, causing a mess and false alarm for the entire facility...
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North Port 'Spice' bust may be connected to Lee County raid

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Samantha Smink

NORTH PORT, Fla -- Two big drug busts, just weeks apart. Millions of dollars in dangerous synthetic drugs are off the streets. WINK News got a look the drugs investigators confisca..
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CCSO detectives round up 30 suspected drug dealers

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives rounded up and arrested 30 suspected drug dealers this week. The individuals all previously sold drugs to the undersov..
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Local tutor accused of sexual assault on student

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Samantha Smink

LEE COUNTY, Fla - The Lee County Sheriff's Office arrested a 66-year-old tutor at Villas Elementary School Wednesday, after a student reported he had sexually assaulted her. Gregor..
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North Port PD arrests 1, seizes $2.2 million in 'Spice'

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH PORT, Fla.- North Port Police seized more than $2 million worth of synthetic marijuana from a residence the Lee County Sheriff's Office had discovered during a major investig..
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Woman arrested in shaken baby case

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

MERRITT ISLAND, Fla. (AP) - A 20-year-old central Florida woman faces aggravated child abuse charges after her 11-week old child suffered a traumatic brain injury.   &nbs..
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Naples woman accused of defrauding Medicaid out of $60,000

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Megan Contreras

TALLAHASSEE – The Attorney General's office arrested a Naples woman today on charges of Medicaid fraud and grand theft after allegedly defrauding the Medicaid program out of ..
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Man allegedly uses mirror to look up girl's skirt in Kmart

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested Robert Mazzola, 64, on Friday, after he was allegedly caught using a mirror to look up a young girl's skirt in Kmart back i..
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Burglary suspect leads Cape Police on chase

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested a burglary suspect after he led them on a chase yesterday. Robert Myer Toney, 24, faces charges of Grand Theft, Possession of Drug Para..
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Naples PD arrests 3, seizes over 1,000 packages of 'Spice'

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- The Naples Police Department arrested three people after a three-month drug investigation involving the possession and sale of synthetic cannabinoids, commonly referr..
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Deputies reportedly catch man having sex with young teen

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

IMMOKALEE, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies arrested 22-year-old Meliton Serafin-Morales after allegedly catching him having sex with a young teen on Sunday night. Serafin-M..
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Tampa man allegedly steals $1,000 in flash drives

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Tampa man on Saturday after he was found to have taken almost $1,000 worth of flash drives and other merchandise f..
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Cape Coral Police investigating early morning shooting death

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Robin Wolf

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Shortly after 4:00 AM, Cape Coral Police Department Patrol Officers responded to 4021 SE. 12th Ave. in reference to a "shots heard"  call. While checking th..
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Lee County Deputies investigating homicide in Lehigh Acres

Updated 8 months ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Deputies are investigating a homicide on Wyoming Road in Lehigh Acres. Deputies responded to a disturbance call just after midnight at a home in the 50..
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Man allegedly tries to rob Naples 7-11 with tomahawk

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County deputies arrested a man accused of trying to rob a 7-Eleven with a tomahawk with a knife attached to it. Kristopher Sebrasky, 23, faces one cou..
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