Woman allegedly calls 911 to spite boyfriend during argument

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 38-year-old Julie Rocha-Garcia just before midnight on Sunday for allegedly lying to 911 operators to spite her boyfrie..
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'Operation Dry Spring' yields 24 arrests in Charlotte County

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office arrested 24 individuals under the age of 21 on charges involving alcohol, tobacco and/or synthetic drugs in a month's time...
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CCSO arrests third suspect in massive grow house bust

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Detectives arrested a third person in connection with an ongoing grow house investigation. Roy Diaz, 38, of Miami, faces charges of marijuana trafficking and ..
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Seatbelt violation leads to drug trafficking arrest

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on a beige Ford Crown Victoria, after officers allegedly noticed the driver not wearing a seatb..
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Deputies make arrest in fatal McGregor DUI crash

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Megan Contreras

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A deadly accident on McGregor Boulevard happened months ago, but the man who was behind the wheel is just now behind bars. Monday night, police arrested Paul Pomb..
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Deputy charged with illegal drug possession

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -Sheriff Mike Scott says he's disappointed and angry at one of his deputies. Deputy John Eaton was arrested Monday night after he got into a fight with his girlfri..
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Woman & boyfriend accused of destroying pizzeria

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 19-year-old Marissa Hallock and her 22-year-old boyfriend, Dominick Macchioni, just after midnight on Monday for alle..
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Man allegedly threatens deputies & President Obama

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 48-year-old Stanley Viner Thursday after he allegedly sent a threatening e-mail to the Sheriff's Office, against deputies a..
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FMPD seizes cash, weapons and more than $5,000 in drugs

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested two individuals and seized more than $5,000 in drugs after being called to the Brittany Apartments early Thursday morning. Just before ..
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Traffic stop leads to drug arrest in Port Charlotte

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office conducted a traffic stop on a Chevy Suburban occupied by two subjects, originally initiated because the driver was not w..
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LCSO arrests 1, still seeks another in Xbox theft

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A Lehigh Acres man was arrested after allegedly assisting in the theft of an Xbox gaming system from his employer. Another suspect is still being sought. Author..
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Woman allegedly found passed out with drugs near infant son

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman who was found passed out with drugs within reach of her 5-month-old son. Deputies arrived at 4624 Sloan Avenue..
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CCSO seizes nearly $500,000 in marijuana in grow house bust

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Deputies arrested two people and uncovered 165 marijuana plants valued at nearly $500,000 at a Golden Gate Estates home Tuesday. Detectives executed a narcoti..
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Immokalee man allegedly chases partygoers with a machete

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

IMMOKALEE, Fla.- Collier County deputies arrested 25-year-old Marcelino Mateo on assault and battery charges Sunday after he allegedly threatened partygoers with a machete.Witnesse..
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Man accused of severely injuring 8-week-old puppies

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police say they arrested a 52-year-old man last night for his role in a brutal case of animal abuse. Pedro Moreta, of 4322 Palm Tree Blvd., was arreste..
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Deputies arrest Sarasota murder suspect

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff's Office arrested 40-year-old Dushun Robinson, of 1667 24th Street, for the murder of a man in the Pinecraft area on March 20th. Detecti..
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CCSO raids 3 grow houses, seizes 351 lbs. of marijuana

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office raided three marijuana grow houses in Port Charlotte, yielding three arrests, and seizing 351 pounds of marijuana. It was a..
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Office manager accused of stealing more than $181,000

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

BOCA GRANDE, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office says a longtime office manager of a Boca Grande business faces embezzlement charges after a surprise birthday party for..
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Man arrested for illegally dumping mulch in Pt. Charlotte

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's Environmental Deputy arrested a Port Charlotte man Monday for dumping 2,340 cubic feet of freshly chopped mulch on Devereaux Av..
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Son allegedly steals & pawns jewelry belonging to parents

Updated 1 years ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte man Monday for stealing his parents jewelry, valued at $22,410. Authorities arrested 24-year-o..
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