Man allegedly steals from Port Charlotte church

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Port Charlotte man was arrested earlier today for allegedly taking funds, including checks, from St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church on Monday. Detectives ..
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Deputies: Thieves used hoodies to smuggle snakes

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) - Some brazen thieves walked into a Bradenton pet store and left with $8,000 worth of snakes hidden in their hoodies.    Manatee County Sheriff'..
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Man allegedly caught with bag of hallucinogenic mushrooms

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- An Englewood man was arrested Tuesday evening after deputies found several packages of hallucinogenic mushrooms in the vehicle in which he was riding. At about 9:3..
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Central Fla. mom accused of making meth

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

DELTONA, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman is behind bars, accused of keeping chemicals to make methamphetamine in the presence of her 6-year-old child.    In fact..
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More arrests made in Oil Well Rd armed burglary case

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Two Lee County men wanted in connection with the daytime residential burglary of a Punta Gorda home last week were arrested Monday on warrants in northeastern Fl..
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UK police arrest man with knife outside palace

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LONDON (AP) - Police have arrested a man with a knife who tried to enter Buckingham Palace in London.    The Metropolitan Police said the 44-year-old man was apprehe..
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CCSO makes 2nd arrest in Oil Well Rd armed burglary case

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives have arrested a second person, and they have obtained warrants for two more people, in the armed occupied residential burgl..
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Deputy finds dog under bleach-soaked blanket

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Carolina Schneider

NAPLES, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office arrested a 35-year-old man Thursday night, after a deputy found a dog under a bleach-soaked blanket at the suspect's residence. Le..
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Cape Police find meth house where children lived

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Megan Contreras

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police discovered a meth lab at 708 SE 4th Terrace, Unit A, yesterday, and arrested two people. A search of the residence yielded paraphernalia an..
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FMPD seizes crack cocaine & marijuana, arrests 1

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police seized crack cocaine and marijuana worth $2,200, and made one arrest after serving a search warrant at 3158 Apache Street on Thursday afternoon...
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Lee Co. school bus driver arrested in marijuana operation

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Amanda Hall

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A Lee County bus driver has been fired after authorities say he was running a marijuana grow house. On Tuesday, Cape Coral Police arrested Alexander Alvarez-Casan..
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Cape Coral man allegedly caught with child pornography

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested Amaury M. Ardila-Sanchez, 34, of Cape Coral, for 10 counts of possession of videos depicting the sexual exploi..
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FMPD arrests convenience store robbery suspect

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police have arrested the suspect accused of robbing a convenience store, located at 3038 Cleveland Avenue, Tuesday night before fleeing on a bicyc..
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Man allegedly caught with 9.5 lbs of pot on Alligator Alley

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office arrested Jose Caballero, 34, of Tampa, for possession of marijuana Wednesday after he was allegedly caught on Alligator Al..
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Exclusive: LCSO demonstrates testing for synthetic marijuana

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Only on WINK, we got an exclusive look at how detectives use field test kits to determine if a substance contains illegal chemical compounds making up synthetic m..
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LCSO busts cockfighting ring in Fort Myers

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- On Monday at 12:32 a.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office received an anonymous complaint about caged roosters at a residence in Fort Myers. The tipster had gone t..
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Felon allegedly calls cops to report his gun had been stolen

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Port Charlotte man was arrested Tuesday morning after he called the Sheriff’s Office to report a stolen firearm and deputies learned he was a convicte..
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More arrests made in sales of synthetic marijuana in SWFL

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Narcotics detectives executed a search warrant Tuesday at a Port Charlotte convenience store where they seized almost six pounds of synthetic marijuana and ..
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NYPD cop arrested in motorcycle-SUV assault case

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Megan Wood

NEW YORK (AP) - An off-duty New York Police Department undercover detective apparently seen on video pounding on an SUV during a melee with motorcyclists has been arrested. &n..
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Police arrest 8 House members at immigration rally

Updated 9 months ago   
By: Megan Wood

WASHINGTON (AP) - At least eight Democratic members of the House are among about 200 people arrested after blocking a main street near the Capitol during a massive rally seeking to..
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