Twin brothers face criminal mischief charges

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- Twin brothers, John and Jacob Faircloth, were arrested on Sunday after allegedly harassing a victim in his car on Sunday. According to reports, the brothers w..
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Pt. Charlotte woman accused of stabbing boyfriend

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte woman after she stabbed her boyfriend with a kitchen knife at her home Saturday. Christina Mar..
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2 men try to break into home through doggie door

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

GULFPORT, Fla. (AP) - Two men face burglary charges after authorities say they tried to break into a Gulfport home through a doggie door.    The home owner called po..
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Englewood man accused of home and vehicle burglaries

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ENGLEWOOD EAST, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested an Englewood man for burglary to six vehicles on Euston Avenue in Englewood East on June 30; all but one was un..
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Troopers ID body of woman found in canal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

POMPANO BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Highway Patrol has identified the body of a woman found in a Broward County canal.    Troopers say 44-year-old Arles Ramos Rod..
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Officer shot, wounded in 6-hour standoff

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

PALM BAY, Fla. (AP) - Police in central Florida have arrested a man they say shot and wounded an officer during a six-hour standoff.    The Palm Bay Police Departmen..
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Deputies: 5 pedestrians struck, injured by SUV

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

LAKE WORTH, Fla. (AP) - Five pedestrians have been injured after authorities say they were struck by a driver who then fled the scene.    The Palm Beach County Sheri..
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Police: Man charged in brother's stabbing death

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

SWEETWATER, Fla. (AP) - Police in South Florida say they've arrested a man who stabbed his brother more than 65 times with a knife.    Sweetwater police say 23-year-..
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Democrats' 2012 strategy includes attacks on Scott

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. (AP) - The fact that Gov. Rick Scott isn't on the ballot this year isn't stopping Democrats from making him an issue as they try to keep President Barack Obama and ..
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Police: Officer shoots, kills knife wielding man

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

MIAMI (AP) - Authorities say a Miami police officer shot and killed a knife wielding man.    The Miami-Dade Police Department reports officers responded to a 911 cal..
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Deputies fatally shoot armed man in central Fla.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) - An armed man fatally shot by Lake County deputies wasn't the suspect they were looking for.    Early Monday Leesburg police asked Lake County d..
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Lt. Gov. Carroll denies relationship with aide

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Florida Lt. Gov. Jennifer Carroll is speaking out about accusations she may have been romantically involved with a female aide.    In an ..
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Florida A&M president to resign immediately

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida A&M University's president reached an agreement with school officials to immediately resign from his post Monday, after facing months of critic..
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Deliberations begin in Fla. school beating case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - A jury is now deliberating the guilt or innocence of a South Florida teenager accused of savagely kicking and stomping a 15-year-old girl outside a mid..
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Broward Deputy charged with battery, misconduct

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

COOPER CITY, Fla. (AP) - A Broward County Sheriff's Office deputy has been arrested on charges of battery, falsifying records and official misconduct.    An investig..
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Florida deadline to vote, change party Monday

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

MIAMI (AP) - The deadline for Florida residents to vote in upcoming state primary elections or change their party affiliation is Monday.    Florida primary elections..
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Dunbar Tigers share story of rising above community violence

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Robarge

FORT MYERS, Fl. - Our partners at the News Press started the 'Rise Above' campaign.  The Dunbar girls basketball team says they wanted to be a part of it not only to raise awa..
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North Fort Myers woman dies in house fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kristen Skovira

North Fort Myers, Fla. - A woman is dead after a section of her home at 2775 Breezewood Drivecatches on fire.  Early this morning, a neighbor called 911 after seeing..
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Fred Langdale out of hospital after gator attack

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- After an alligator took his arm nearly a week ago, 17-year-old Fred Langdale is now out of the hospital and back home with his family. The self-proclaimed outdoor..
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Body found after North Fort Myers house fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - A body was found in the remains of a early morning house fire Sunday in North Fort Myers. The Lee County Sheriff's Office said the fire was reported around..
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