CCSO reminds motorists: school starts soon

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHALOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff Bill Cameron reminds motorists that school starts next Tuesday in Charlotte County. Sheriff Cameron said, “I ask motorists to ..
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Deputies arrest man caught in the act of stealing boat lift

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- The Charlotte County Sheriff's arrested a Port Charlotte man after he was seen stealing dock lift motors. The witness working at an adjacent business called C..
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Early voting numbers climb in 3 days

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

UPDATE: Voter sign-in numbers climb in 3 days upwards of 10,000. Collier county numbers have reached more than 5,000 since Saturday, while Lee county had clocked more than 2,000 th..
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Murder victim's friend shares memories

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A close friend of a murder victim in North Naples is giving us a personal look at his life. Joe Godcharles was found dead inside his condo on Wednesday. His f..
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Naples diver rescued miles from her boat

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A Naples diver has been rescued after she ended up two miles away from her boat. Law enforcement says Cindy Tutino was exploring the "Cuban wreck" near Gordon..
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911 call released ten days after Debra Striano's murder

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

SAN CARLOS PARK, Fla.- The extremely disturbing call is more than eight minutes long. The victim's boyfriend, Russell Myers, made the call after discovering his girlfriend of fourt..
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7 found locked in a moving truck on its way to Ft. Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -  Three people are behind bars tonight, charged with locking their children in a trailer filled with furniture on their move to Fort Myers. Those children we..
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Police need help identifying suspected purse snatcher

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Tuesday, July 24, a family shopping at the Walmart located at 4770 Colonial Boulevard, accidentally left a purse in a shopping cart near the front entrance. Wh..
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FMPD searches for suspected identity thieves

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Monday, a couple parked their car at the Chuck E. Cheese’s, located at 5020 Cleveland Avenue, and  left a purse and other valuables inside the vehic..
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FMPD removes 44 guns from the streets in June and July

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department is cracking down on people who illegally carry firearms. Undercover vice and uniformed patrol removed 44 guns from City streets d..
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$3,100 discovery returned to Rotonda West woman

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: WINK Administrator

ROTONDA WEST, Fla. - A valuable package proved to be full of more than just memories. A widow in Rotonda West is celebrating a gift and the kindness of strangers. 90-year-old Evely..
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Mothers in Lee Co. take part in 'The Big Latch On'

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Mothers in Southwest Florida have just finished, trying to break a world record. They've been breastfeeding en masse, at local health departments. The Lee and Hen..
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Deputies investigate car found in Marco canal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MARCO ISLAND, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff's Office fished a vehicle from a canal outside Marco Island Friday morning. Video shows the white Volkswagen being towed out of the w..
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CCSO investigates burglary at Best Buy

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating a burglary that took place at Best Buy in Port Charlotte on Thursday night. The suspects entered through..
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Fla. shoppers get tax break over three-day period

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's popular back-to-school sales tax holiday is returning again this year.    Shoppers will not have to pay sales taxes on clothing it..
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Teen drowns near Panama City fishing bridge

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating the drowning death of a 14-year-old boy near a Panama City bridge.    Lynn Haven police told the Panama City N..
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Suspect steals from Walmart, crashes car & returns to scene

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies responded to Punta Gorda Wal-Mart Thursday at 3:51 p.m. A man stole six DVD’s, exited, escaped from security, fled in a..
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Mix of musicians to play private parties at RNC

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - An eclectic mix of musicians will play to crowds at private parties during the Republican National Convention in Tampa.    The Tampa Bay Times (ht..
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Miami foster kids getting free school uniforms

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Nearly 2,000 Miami foster kids are getting free school uniforms as they ready for a new school year.    Our Kids of Miami-Dade and Monroe Inc. is partne..
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Father and son charged with making synthetic drugs

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ODESSSA, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a father and son face federal charges for making and selling synthetic drugs in a Pasco County industrial park.    Pasco County ..
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