NAPLES, Fla.- Police put the brakes on a 22-year-old who they say stole luxury cars in five states including right here in Southwest Florida. Justin Durbin was caught in Lake Charl..
PINELAND, Fla.- A Pineland man came home to a disturbing discovery on Thursday- his prized air boat, completely underwater. Now, Lee County deputies are investigating who caused th..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - The two administrators on paid leave at Edison State College, after the course swapping scandal, are not talking. WINK tried all day to get their side of the sto..
ESTERO, Fla. -- One of Germain Arena's largest and longest events, the North American Roller Hockey Championships, is back in town. The tournament has proven to be a big boost for ..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- The groceries were worth a little more than one hundred dollars but for a Lehigh Acres mom, they meant the world. The victim tells Crime Stoppers she had just u..
FORT MYERS, Fla.- The Fort Myers Police Department needs help identifying a person wanted in connection with a car burglary. In early July, the victim parked her car in the Target ..
MELBOURNE, Fla. (AP) - Two people were detained following a gun scare at Melbourne City Hall. Police say an employee reported seeing two men exchanging a gun in t..
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - A Gainesville soldier serving in Afghanistan who was convicted of driving on a suspended license has been pardoned by the state. Lane Wright, a spokesman f..
SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida woman has been arrested after authorities say she doused her toddler with bleach, chlorine and other pool chemicals. Sandra Freeman was ar..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Six juvenile justice employees have been placed on paid leave after a teen died at a West Palm Beach detention center. A spokeswoman for the agency sai..
MIAMI (AP) - A Florida building supply company is suing a German conglomerate for $100 million over defective Chinese drywall installed in tens of thousands of homes. Banner Supply..
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla. (AP) - One person has been shot while authorities were serving an eviction notice at a South Florida home. Broward Sheriff's authorities said deputies went to ..
PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics detectives arrested a father and son Friday after raiding their home at 6:20 a.m. in Punta Gorda at 3021 Roma Court. The N..
A case of "muggle" madness at theatres in Southwest Florida and across the country, as Harry Potter fans came out in droves to say a final farewell to their favorite boy wizard. Th..
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The pilots on NASA's last space shuttle flight fixed another one of their main computers Friday after it failed and set off an alarm that shattered thei..
MIAMI (AP) - A federal judge is raising questions about the strength of the U.S. case against two suspects in a Florida terrorism financing case. U.S. District Judge Adalberto Jord..
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) - U.S. marshals say a Florida man has been arrested in Greensboro and accused by authorities with kidnapping his 3-year-old son last month. Deputy U.S. Marsha..
PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit detectives, assisted by Street Crimes deputies, arrested four in an Oxycodone drug sting; supplier mom brought her 9..
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Two top administrators at Edison State College are on leave after WINK News learns they allowed a number of students to skip over core classes needed for their d..
LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. -- New questions tonight about about a fire that destroyed Stan's Coffee. Business owners say they are starting to notice dead fish surfacing along canal banks n..