Woman allegedly sexually battered victim then hid in trunk

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Punta Gorda woman was arrested overnight on sexual battery charges following an alleged altercation in Port Charlotte from which she tried to flee by hiding..
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CCSO finds 117 pot plants growing in Golden Gate Estates

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

GOLDEN GATE ESTATES, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office arrested 34-year-old Iono Aguirre De Carcer, of Plantation, yesterday after discovering a marijuana grow house in Gol..
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FMPD arrests 3, seizes crack, pills and pot during search

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested three people last night, and seized crack cocaine, pills and marijuana from 6220 and 6226 Demery Circle. Police arrested 32-year-o..
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LCSO: Woman allowed malnourished horses to run loose

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 37-year-old Jaime Cardoza today, for allegedly allowing her horses run at large on North River Rd. in Alva. Deputies were ..
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Cape Coral woman allegedly burns child with an iron

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested a 39-year-old woman yesterday, accused of burning a child with an iron as a form of discipline. Mirlene Deques now faces charges of agg..
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CCSO arrests 2 on drug & weapon charges after search

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Port Charlotte man and woman were arrested Wednesday morning on several drug and weapons charges during the execution of a search warrant at their house. Na..
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Former firefighter accused of rape, also accused of arson

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Megan Contreras

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A former South Trail firefighter was arrested...again. This time, Timothy Alexander Jr. is accused of setting an SUV on fire. Less than two weeks ago, Alexander w..
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Tips lead to arrests in string of burglaries

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Tips led to the identification of two men accused of ransacking homes in North Fort Myers. Jonathan Pack, 19, and Christopher Estep, 24, have been identifie..
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Mother accused of kidnapping daughter is back in Lee County

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Christine Riemer, the mother who sparked an Amber Alert when she allegedly kidnapped her daughter, is back in Lee County. Deputies say she ran away with her ..
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Child chokes another on the school bus, driver arrested

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A 57-year-old Collier County school bus driver was arrested and charged with child neglect Friday after a child was choked unconscious by another child on the..
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Florida mother of accused teen arrested

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

WINTER HAVEN, Fla. (AP) - Florida deputies have arrested the mother of a 14-year-old accused of bullying a girl prior to her suicide.    The Polk County Sheriff's Of..
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FMPD arrests 1 in shooting near high school

Updated 10 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A suspect in a shooting that led police on a chase near Fort Myers High School Thursday night made his first appearance in court Friday morning. Police are callin..
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FMPD arrests man allegedly carrying a mobile meth lab

Updated 11 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department discovered and seized a mobile meth lab last night, just before 11:30 p.m. Police arrested 36-year-old Jason Kraft for manufactur..
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Church vandals strike building for second time

Updated 11 months ago   
By: Robert Burns

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Church vandals spray paint two dozen vulgar phrases and sexual images inside a community church building under construction. The crime was discovered by Deacon..
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Naples man allegedly used computer to try and lure a teen

Updated 11 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla. – The Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested Robert Fry, 53, of Naples, for violating the Computer Pornography and Child Exploitation Act and transmissio..
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Man allegedly steals from Port Charlotte church

Updated 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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 11 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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