Residents help Cape Coral Police solve burglary

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested a pair of residential burglars with the assistance of alert citizens Wednesday afternoon. Michael Anthony Fahey, 25 and Michael Shannon..
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New insight into Collier burglary & Alligator Alley chase

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- What started as a burglary at a home in North Naples ended in Broward County, but only after a dramatic chase across Alligator Alley and into neighborhoods.Th..
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Lee Sheriff wants no part of Eaglepalooza

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Robert Burns

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Lee County sheriff Mike Scott says he hopes FGCU organizers go elsewhere for their security needs when planning the November hip-hop concert. The annual eve..
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South Florida detective charged with ID theft

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - A South Florida police officer is facing federal fraud charges.    The FBI arrested Sweetwater detective William Garcia on Wednesday. The U.S. Attorney'..
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CCSO finds $18,000 in drugs in Englewood home, arrests 2

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- A man and woman were arrested earlier today on drug-related charges after the Charlotte County Sheriff's Office executed search warrants at their residence east of..
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CCSO cites 2 for commercial fishing without a license

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD, Fla.- A vessel safety check Tuesday by Sheriff’s Office Marine Patrol deputies resulted in two Englewood men receiving criminal citations for commercial fishing wi..
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Teen accidentally shoots self with stolen gun

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- A 16-year-old North Fort Myers boy suffered a gunshot wound to the hand yesterday, after allegedly playing with a pistol he had stolen from his grandmother...
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Judge revokes bond for woman accused in fatal DUI crash

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Megan Wood

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A judge has revoked the bond for Donna Brown, the woman accused of hitting, dragging and killing a motorcyclist while driving drunk. The Lee County Sheriff's Offi..
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Man accused of bringing gun to Oasis Charter School

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police arrested Kenneth A Pearson, 39, on charges of Possession of a Firearm on School Grounds. Pearson was located by Cape Coral Police Officers in th..
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Woman charged in death of baby found in Pa. pub

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

EASTON, Pa. (AP) - A Pennsylvania woman gave birth to a son in the bathroom of a sports bar, then abandoned him to die in the restaurant's toilet, authorities said Monday in chargi..
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Woman accused in serious Cape pedestrian hit & run

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested Deborah Dupuie Sunday for a hit and run crash that resulted in serious injuries back in July of this year. It was discovere..
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Neighborhood honors 2 FMPD Officers

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Robert Burns

FT. MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers neighborhood honored 2 police officers for helping remove a pair of squatters that allegedly brought crime and drugs to their community. Homeown..
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Hialeah man allegedly calls 911 for a ride

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- A 54-year-old Hialeah man was arrested Sunday afternoon after calling 911 because he wanted a ride. Shortly after noon Sunday, a deputy, who was initially dispat..
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Suspect leads deputies on a chase into the Gulf

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies were searching for a "suspicious" person this morning. When they found him, he ran into the Gulf of Mexico at the Connecticut ..
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Police: Woman chased boyfriend with knife

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - A Tampa Bay area woman faces assault charges after allegedly chasing her boyfriend in a car and attempting to run him off the road.    T..
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LCSO busts 4 grow houses in Lehigh Acres, arrests 7

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff’s Office located and dismantled four different grow houses in Lehigh Acres today. Seven people were arrested and 177 marijuana plan..
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The power of the saw palmetto berry

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Rachel Spangenthal

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - These saw palmetto berries hold a lot of potential. "This is a very important food source for the bears and other wildlife in Florida's ecosystems," said Jor..
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Charlotte Co. duo charged with possessing, distributing meth

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Three people, including two from Charlotte County, have been charged with possessing and distributing meth. Ivan Cabrerra-Pineda and Brittany Farabee are bo..
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CCSO makes major drug trafficking arrest

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The arrest of an alleged drug kingpin from Golden Gate has exposed a multistate pill trafficking operation and is expected to put a major dent in the pill sup..
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LCSO finds bags of stolen razors & marijuana in traffic stop

Updated 12 months ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office arrested 24-year-old Abdiel Delgado just before 3:00 p.m. on Thursday after allegedly finding three plastic trash bags contai..
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