Man arrested in connection with Deep Creek purse snatching

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a man Tuesday for Perjury and Accessory After the Fact involving an elderly Arcadia woman who had her purse sto..
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Egypt court sentences 8 to death over prophet film

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAIRO (AP) - An Egyptian court convicted in absentia Wednesday seven Egyptian Coptic Christians and a Florida-based American pastor, sentencing them to death on charges linked to a..
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Powerball jackpot boosted again to $550M

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - The record Powerball jackpot just keeps rising. It now stands at $550 million after officials say brisk sales keep driving up the payout amount.  ..
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2 men accused of pointing a rifle at 3 adults and a baby

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested two men on charges of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon after pointing a rifle from their passing car tow..
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David Lawrence Center goes green

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - A Naples non-profit is going green. Thanks to a $400,000 HUD grant approved by Collier County Commissioners, David Lawrence Center is making all three of its building..
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Felon escapes from Polk County Sheriff's cruiser

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - The Polk County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in locating an escaped felon. Deputies say 31-year-old Vinzena Wardell managed to open the do..
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Buy a Christmas tree, support a charitable cause

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - Through December 20, the Bonita Springs Rotary Club is selling Christmas trees to raise money for various charitable causes. All proceeds will go to projects..
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Lee County poll workers getting extra cash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - Poll workers in Lee County are getting a little extra holiday pay.    Supervisor of Elections Sharon Harrington says she decided to add $50 t..
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Police search for armed robber in North Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Megan Wood

North Fort Myers, Fla. -- Lee County Sheriff's Office say they are searching for a white male who robbed the Circle-K at Pondella Road and Barrett Road. Authorites say the man..
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Guilty verdict reached in Robert Dunn murder trial

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The jury has reached a verdict in the Robert Dunn murder trial. Dunn was accused of shooting and killing his estranged wife Christine in 2008 at a Cape Coral day ..
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International businesses expand to Naples first

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - Naples is being named one of the richest metropolitan areas. It comes in at number six according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis and now Naples' wealthy popul..
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Robert Dunn: life or death

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Corey Lazar

Robert Dunn was found guilty of first degree murder and will soon face one of two options-life or death. This is an outcome that is nearly four years in the making. "It is way over..
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Heartbreaking setback for accident victim

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A Fort Myers girl who was the victim of a horrific accident faced a heartbreaking setback Monday.  Hannah Grant suffered a traumatic brain injury in 2007.&nb..
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Victim's family speaks out after Robert Dunn found guilty

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Christine Dunn's father, Thomas Lozier, is speaking out after Robert Dunn was found guilty of killing his daughter, in January 2008. Today, a jury found Dunn guil..
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Family says 911 call led to fatal heart attack

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The family of a woman who suffered a heart attack during an arrest says the woman who was arrested for making a false 911 call is responsible for her death. Ange..
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$500 million Powerball jackpot has many in a frenzy

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- Wednesday's $500 million jackpot is the second highest in lottery history. Folks buying tickets today hope luck is on their side. Russ Mckinnon said, "I ..
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Downtown Naples land to be auctioned at courthouse

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachel Spangenthal

NAPLES, Fla. - "This project unfortunately got derailed with the economy," said Mayor Sorey. Mayor John Sorey said this land near Goodlette-Frank and 5th Avenue holds a wealth of p..
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Lee to negotiate some more to get attorney to leave

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County government entered a new stage of emotion and drama Tuesday, as commissioners struggled with how to deal with county attorney Michael Hunt. Some want h..
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LCSO continues to search for armed robbery suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is requesting the public’s help in apprehending a suspect wanted for an armed robbery that occurred on November 22, at the C..
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Business owner offers reward for burglary suspects' arrests

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police are searching for the suspects in a burglary to an area business. On Tuesday, police responded to a past-occurred burglary to a business located..
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