Screaming man allegedly charges at deputies with scissors

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies were involved in a violent scuffle early Sunday morning, after finding a burglar armed with scissors in a victim's home. According t..
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Cape Coral neighborhood targeted by 'car hoppers'

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Jamie Ostroff

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- For the second time in a week, Cape Coral police officers are looking into a series of car break-ins within blocks of each other.Burglars broke into at least 15 v..
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Man strangles his dog after it attacked another

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 56-year-old Larry Peterson for animal cruelty after he allegedly choked his dog to death after it attacked another dog. Acc..
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Fire at fraternity house ruled accidental

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The State Fire Marshall says a fire at a fraternity house in Fort Myers was accidental, and likely electrical in nature.Two firefighters were injured while battl..
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79 y/o man accused of masturbating in McDonald's parking lot

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested Spencer Toner, 79, Thursday for allegedly masturbating in the parking lot of McDonald's, located at 28215 S. Tamiami Tr..
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Man allegedly sleeps with young teen he met online

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies arrested Ortavious Robinson, 22, yesterday for lewd and lascivious battery after he was caught having sex with a girl between the ag..
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LCSO arrests suspected Pine Island bank robber

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Samantha Smink

BOKEELIA, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies have one person in custody after a Bank of America robbery at 9:25 a.m. at 5041 Pine Island Road NW. LCSO arrested 36-year-old Jesse P..
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LCSO: Man was operating shop to sell drugs out of his home

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested John Davidson, 54, on Wednesday after they allegedly discovered he was operating a shop to sell a variety of drugs out of h..
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Naples man allegedly used computer to attempt to lure child

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Collier County Sheriff's deputies arrested 25-year-old Carlos Blanco, 25, for traveling to meet up after using a computer to lure a child. An undercover offic..
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Englewood child abuse suspect in trouble again

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- A woman arrested in December on child abuse charges in connection with the death of her infant son was arrested again Tuesday on charges of violating the terms of ..
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SWFL man allegedly sells poison online to undercover agents

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

GLADES COUNTY, Fla.- Jesse William Korff, of LaBelle, is expected in court today after federal agents arrested him yesterday on New Jersey federal charges, alleging he sold the pot..
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Thief takes car with 2 toddlers inside

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Lois Thome

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are looking for a thief who took a car with two toddlers strapped into their car seats from outside an Orlando hotel parking lot. The children - ag..
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Lee deputies investigate travel plaza armed robbery

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Robin Wolf

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating an early morning armed robbery at the Fort Myers travel plaza off Luckett Road.  Deputies say it happened ju..
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LCSO: Man caught with more than 27 lbs of weed in rental car

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested Javier Rodriguez, 30, after allegedly finding more than 27 lbs. of marijuana in his rental car yesterday. Deputies stopped ..
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Suspect reportedly violates no contact with minors order

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Punta Gorda Police arrested 19-year-old Matthew Wayne Morrison yesterday for violating the No Contact with Juveniles stipulation; he is not permitted to have con..
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FMPD makes arrest in Bank of America robbery

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Fort Myers Police Department arrested 23-year-old Roy Keefer Gordon for the robbery of Bank of America, located at Winkler Ave. at 9:43 a.m. A follow up investig..
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Man accused of commercial fishing in Alligator Creek

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Marine Patrol officers arrested Jeffrey Dean May last week on charges of conducting commercial fishing operations in Alligator Creek. ..
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Troopers find guns, drugs in car during Collier traffic stop

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Florida Highway Patrol officers arrested Miami Gardens resident Phillip Guerrero on Wednesday after guns and drugs were allegedly found in his car during a tr..
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Clewiston Police arrest 'Dirty Dozen'

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CLEWISTON, Fla.- The Clewiston Police Department has completed a ten-month-long undercover drug operation, dubbed "Dirty Dozen," in which undercover officers arrested 12 people on ..
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FMPD reports decrease in crime

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Jamie Ostroff

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers is a safer place to live, according to new numbers out from the police department.In 2013, 196 illegally-owned guns were seized citywide, there was a 5..
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