LCSO announces major break in Poklemba murder case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- One of Lee County's most wanted fugitives has been captured in Mexico after nearly four years on the run. Working in conjunction with the Lee County Sheriff's Off..
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Hendry Co. man accused of having sex with a pig

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LABELLE, Fla.- A Labelle man has an arraignment date set for June 11th on charges of indecent exposure and fraud imperson, after a neighbor says he was caught having sex with a pig..
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Teen arrested for grand theft, 18th booking in jail

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputy’s arrested a 15 year old boy for Grand Theft; his 18th booking at the Charlotte County Jail. The Port Charlotte juveni..
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Trial date set in Charlotte Co. for former Tesla guitarist

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A trial date has been set for the former guitarist of Telsa, Tommy Skeoch. Skeoch was arrested in Charlotte County in January. He has a pre-trial conference..
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Woman dies of likely carbon monoxide poisoning

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI LAKES, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say an elderly Miami Lakes woman died and her sister is in critical condition after a car was left running in their garage.    T..
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Tampa senior gets graduation surprise

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Sickles High School senior Lindsey Singleton won't ever forget her graduation day.    As her name was called to receive her diploma in Tampa on Th..
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Hotel housekeeper allegedly steals from customer's room

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives arrested a Port Charlotte hotel housekeeper for stealing two checks from a customer’s room and depositing them int..
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Tips lead to arrest in ScubaVice computer theft

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.-  On Wednesday, following extensive media coverage, multiple tips were received by SW Florida Crime Stoppers identifying the subjects in the surveillance phot..
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2 dead in fiery early-morning crash on I-95

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PALM BAY, Fla. (AP) - Police in Palm Bay say two people died in a fiery early-morning crash involving a tractor-trailer and a van.    The crash occurred about 4:47 a..
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Inventor's camps under way at Edison & Ford Winter Estates

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kyle Jordan

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Young inventors in Southwest Florida have their chance to create their own cartoon or movie, learn about recording sound, and recreate moments of discovery throu..
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Local charity with long history in Lee county needs help

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

FORT MYERS, FL - Reverend Israel Suarez, the founder of the Nations Association Charities says the thrift / furniture store on Palm Beach Boulevard may soon close without the commu..
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Early Christmas for Lee County mom and son

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The Cape Coral community is coming together to support a single mother and her young son, and you can be a part of it.Susan Alderman is struggling with stage 4 b..
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Naples doctor hand picked to work with Olympians in London

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - A Naples Chiropractor is heading to London for this summer's Olympic Games, but he won't be competing for the gold. Instead, he'll be working with and caring for our ..
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Only on WINK: Fund set up to help paralyzed man in hit & run

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - A Naples man, paralyzed after a hit and run accident, is speaking only to WINK News about the tragedy that instantly changed his life forever. In October of 2011, Hen..
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Keeping your electronic data safe in a hurricane

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NAPLES, Fla. - Hurricane season is upon us. While you're stocking up on food, water and supplies, don't forget your electronic files.We're not only talking about your personal comp..
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Lee Co. students warned personal information could be leaked

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Hundreds of Lee County students are learning this week their sensitive information could have been leaked. The school district says it discovered the social secu..
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Wheelchair-bound man survives crash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

FORT MYERS, Fla.- "I was hit by a car and I survived and I am blessed," said Rocky Castro. He has been through a lot in the last 24 years. He was born with spinal muscula..
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Photos, documents released in Sanibel bicycle rider death

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The state attorney's office has released new documents and photos in the death of Tracey Kleinpell. An audio recording released Thursday confirms the Florida Hig..
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Melissa Harding-Jones back in court on Rodriguez case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- Melissa Harding Jones made another appearance in a Charlotte County Courtroom today. Jones stands accused of aggrivated manslaughter of a child in the 1999 case o..
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Clearing the voting rolls

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - 13 registered voters in Lee County were sent letters this month asking them to prove their citizenship, or be removed from the voting rolls. It's part of a state..
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