Man accused of holding woman and child at gunpoint

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested a 21-year-old Punta Gorda man for allegedly holding a mother and her 12-year-old son at gunpoint in a home invasion robbery on Thursday..
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Man charged with killing his wife in Largo

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LARGO, Fla. (AP) - Police say a woman is dead after a physical altercation with her husband at her Largo home.    Largo police received a call from the couple's neig..
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SWFL makes text scam list

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A recent nation-wide study shows Florida as tops for text message scammers and SWFL ranked 118. According to Cloudmark Security Researcher Tom Landesman, the For..
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Deputies: Man posed as teen and had sex with minor

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Deputies in southwest Florida have arrested a 27-year-old man after he allegedly pretended to be a teen online and traveled to Sarasota to have sex with a min..
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Tampa police officer arrested on grand theft

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a Tampa Police officer on a charge of grand theft.    Tampa Police Chief Jane Castor says Detective Jeanette Hevel turne..
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Colo. farmers arrested in fatal listeria outbreak

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

DENVER (AP) - The owners of a Colorado cantaloupe farm were arrested Thursday on charges stemming from a 2011 listeria epidemic that killed 33 people in one of the nation's deadlie..
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FDLE arrests North Port man on child pornography charges

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH PORT, Fla. - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested Gregory Jones, 48, of North Port,  for 20 counts of possessing child pornography and 1 count of possessin..
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Mass. Police arrest man for sexual battery in Cape Coral

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A man wanted for a sexual battery that occurred in Cape Coral was arrested last night in Massachusetts. Jeffrey A Leclair, 48 was arrested by the Massachusetts St..
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Cape Police arrest 6 for overnight home invasion robbery

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Robert Burns

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police made six arrests in a violent home invasion that happened overnight. William Pope, Candice Jones, David Gubanich II, Robert Sande..
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Man accused of lewd & lascivious battery on underaged girl

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- Collier County deputies arrested 19-year-old Jancarlos Izquierdo-Matos Tuesday for lewd and lascivious battery on a person between the ages of 12 and 15. Izquierdo-Ma..
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Man arrested for bank robbery allegedly confesses to another

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- On Tuesday, Fort Myers Police arrested 33-year-old Keith Jones. He made his first appearance in court this morning and was charged with two counts of robbery with..
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Chase begins in Venice, ends in Pt. Charlotte

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Venice man was arrested yesterday in Port Charlotte after allegedly trying to get away from Sarasota County deputies in the North Port area. Jason Robert Gi..
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Lee County Deputies investigating Harlem Heights homicide

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

On Sunday, September 22, 2013, at 3:40 a.m., Communications Operators with the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call about a shooting.  The caller was actually driving a..
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Arrest made in Friday's fatal Bonita shooting

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Janet Wilson

Below is a news release from the Lee County Sheriff's Office about the shooting in Bonita on Friday morning. LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On Friday, September 20, 2013, at 10:20 a.m., the Le..
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Shooting victim dies from injuries, suspect arrested

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Brad Wilson

FORT MYERS, FL. - Fort Myers police say the man shot Thursday night inside of the Sienna Vista Lake Apartment Complex on Winkler Ave has died. Police have arrested 18-year-old Brit..
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Man who escaped from back of patrol car arrested

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - The man who had climbed out of the back seat of a Sarasota Police patrol car is back in police custody.    Police say 27-year-old Brandon Kesti..
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FMPD arrests 16 y/o for shooting at Lora St & Luray Ave

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested a 16-year-old accused in a shooting at the intersection of Lora Street and Luray Avenue that happened September 9th. The suspect w..
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Chief: Only lone gunman in Navy Yard rampage

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Megan Wood

WASHINGTON (AP) - D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says authorities believe there was only a lone gunman responsible for the Navy Yard shooting rampage that left 13 people dead. ..
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Man arrested in front of White House

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Secret Service has arrested a man for tossing firecrackers over a fence at the White House.    A federal law enforcement official says the shoe..
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Lee Deputies investigating stabbing at Fort Myers Beach

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Deputies arrested 42-year-old William A. Dalbora in connection to a stabbing on Fort Myers Beach late Friday night. Dalbora is facing a charge of aggra..
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