LCSO locate endangered missing man

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- UPDATE: Mr. Beiermeister has been located and is safe. Lee County deputies are searching for a Lehigh Acres man missing since Monday. Family members of 32-..
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Fla. Gov. started push to remove voters from rolls

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott is the reason the state is trying to identify and purge non-U.S. citizens from the voter rolls.    Former Secretary ..
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Firefighters train to spot arson for profit

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Fire investigators say arson causes millions of dollars in damage each year and can cost everyone more in insurance premiums. It's one of the hardest crimes to so..
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Shielding social networking from Google

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Amanda Hall

Many people are finding their social networking profiles are some of the first results when searching their names using Google.  You can stop that from happening with a few si..
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Boat capsizes in the harbor near Midpoint Bridge

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A boat capsized Tuesday near the south side of the Midpoint bridge.  A Lee County Department Of Transportation boat was conducting inspections on the bridge ..
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Thief arrested, uses taxi as getaway car

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Port Charlotte woman for stealing a TV and plants Monday from Wal-Mart in Punta Gorda. She used a taxi to taker he..
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Couple accused of stealing bags from airports

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities have arrested a couple they say brazenly stole luggage from airport carousels.    They were accused Sunday of stealing bags ..
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Man gets 22-plus years in fatal road rage crash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BARTOW, Fla. (AP) - A judge ordered a 48-year-old man to serve 22 ½ years in prison for a road rage crash that killed a 30-year-old woman.    Richard W..
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Romney, Scott see economic recovery differently

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Republican Gov. Rick Scott's sunny view of Florida's economy stands in stark contrast to a darker message his party's presumptive presidential nominee, Mit..
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Families torn by tragedy clash in Lee County Courthouse

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

FORT MYERS, FL - Family and friends of Tracey Kleinpell gathered at the Lee County courthouse to witness Theresa Shirley go before a judge. Shirley faced a traffiic citation for no..
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Airline fares taking off

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Southwest Florida International Airport is number one in the country. But for a reason that's affecting your wallet. In fact, airline prices at RSW have "taken of..
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SWAT standoff in Port Charlotte ends in arrest

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Major Crimes Unit detectives identified the woman arrested early this morning following an 8½ hour standoff that ended at 2:..
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Chinese company to buy AMC movie theaters, companies

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. -- $2.6 billion.  That's how much a Chinese company is shelling out to buy up one of the largest movie theater chains in the U.S., AMC.  Movie goer..
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Collier County Deputy injured responding to call

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla -- A Collier County Deputy is in the hospital following a car accident near Everglades City Monday afternoon. Christopher Metalious was responding to a vehicle ..
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Candidate forum spotlights SWFL congressional race

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Nine candidates faced off in Cape Coral Monday night in the race to replace Connie Mack in Congress. The question-and-answer session was notable for inviting ann..
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Ave Maria drops health insurance coverage for students

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

AVE MARIA, Fla -- Ave Maria University is dropping health coverage for students. They say, President Obama's new health plan makes it too expensive for the students. Of the 800 stu..
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50-acre fire burning in Immokalee

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

Immokalee, Fla. - A brush fire in Immokalee has charred about 50 acres.  The flames are burning in the woods off of Lake Trafford Road and Pepper Road.  Forestry off..
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Neighbors detail how deputies rescued missing Tampa woman

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- Charlotte County deputies announced today how they has located a missing Tampa woman Sunday night. Colonel David Bonsall fielded questions from the media about th..
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Bonita firefighter resuscitates son after near-drowning

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The son of a Bonita Springs firefighter is in critical condition at HealthPark Medical Center, after nearly drowning in the family's pool on Saturday.Heather Madd..
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Sutton traded again, sent from Pirates to Rays

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Drew Sutton had a whirlwind couple days that ended up with a trip back to the big leagues.    The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired Sutton fro..
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