2nd Person arrested in connection with early April murder

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Thursday, the Fort Myers Police Department arrested 18-year-old Sean Moore, of Fort Myers for First Degree Murder, Violation of Probation and six active felony..
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Death investigation under way in North Fort Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Two people are dead and one person is injured after a shooting Friday morning in North Fort Myers. On Friday, at 6:50 a.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office..
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FAMU Hazing Meeting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jessica Whelan

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's top state university official is asking Florida A&M University to keep its famed band off the field. Eleven FAMU band members have been charg..
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Is crime on the rise in Lehigh Acres? Homeowners say no

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- A Lee County deputy continues to recover after being shot in the hand on Wednesday night in Lehigh Acres.  The shooting suspect died on the scene, anothe..
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Vote to help Cape man win wheelchair-accessible van

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral man has dedicated his life to helping others. But now he needs your help. He's in the running to win a brand new wheelchair-accessible van - one tha..
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Political franking costing taxpayers thousands

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

LEE COUNTY, Fla. -- If you're a registered voter, you've likely seen pesky political flyers showing up in your mailbox. The ads have a name and a hefty price-tag. "Franking" is whe..
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Officer involved shooting closes Fla. Turnpike

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HOLLYWOOD, Fla.- A police officer has been shot on the Florida Turnpike just north of Pembroke Rd. in Hollywood, according to CBS Miami. Traffic in both the northbound and southbou..
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WINK investigation shows you how to stop text spam

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katie Cribbs

FORT MYERS, Fla. - You've probably memorized important phone numbers like 9-1-1 for an emergency and *69 to return a call, but if you have ever received a text message you didn't w..
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Accused murderer hits lawyer in court

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The court case for accused killer, Brian Casey, has taken a violent turn. Casey hit his attorney, James Ermacora, on Thursday afternoon in Lee County court. Ermac..
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Lee Co. Commissioner Bigelow to resign

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Commissioner Brian Bigelow has turned in a letter of resignation, indicating he plans to run for  Clerk of Court. Current Clerk, Charlie Green, an..
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FAMU marching band director to retire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The embattled head of Florida A&M University's marching band is retiring.    FAMU officials tried to fire Julian White, the director of ..
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US 41 at Daniels reopens after earlier crash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- North and southbound lanes of U.S. 41 have reopened at the intersections of Daniels Parkway and Cypress Lake Drive after an earlier vehicle crash.    &n..
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E. Naples Fire Dept. antique fire truck sold at auction

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A Naples man says he's solved part of the puzzle of where his antique fire truck went after the East Naples Fire Department lost it. Russ Wimer says a private..
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Suspect stole US Treasury Bond valued at over $100,000

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS BEACH, Fla. - Deputies are searching for the suspect who broke into a Fort Myers Beach apartment and stole a U.S. Treasury Bond valued at over $100,000. Deputies respond..
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3 More arrested in counterfeit check-cashing scheme

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Three additional women were arrested Wednesday after allegedly cashing counterfeit Lee County School District checks at several Walmart stores and The Check Cashi..
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Ft. Myers man allegedly flees 2 hit and run crashes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, FL- A man was arrested Wednesday evening for his involvement in a hit-and-run accident that allegedly occurred while he was fleeing the scene of another accident in the..
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Collier Co. shows tourism is up

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- New numbers out of Collier County show record-breaking tourism last year and promise for this year.The Convention and Visitor's Bureau says the number of peop..
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CDC: Half of young adults get sunburned

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ATLANTA (AP) - Half of U.S. adults under 30 say they have had a sunburn at least once in the past year, a government survey found - a sign young people aren't heeding the warnings ..
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Jury hears graphic taped confession in Casey's trial

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Thursday morning, a jury heard a taped interview between accused murderer Brian Casey and detectives. In it, Casey describes, in detail, how he shot and killed Ry..
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Deputies continue to investigate remains found in Lee Co.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- Human remains were found in the woods, just feet from Old US 41 in Bonita Springs, near the Lee/Collier County line on Wednesday evening. The crime scene unit..
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