2 'carhopping' suspects arrested in Pt. Charlotte

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Fast action by Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies resulted in the arrest of two Port Charlotte men who went “carhopping” Thursday in Port Charlot..
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Man hurt after mother-in-law crashes car into home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LAKE WORTH, Fla. (AP) - A Lake Worth man is recovering after being hit by a car that crashed into his home.    Authorities say 33-year-old Huguens Lamande was outsid..
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Palin endorses Adams in GOP primary for Congress

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Sarah Palin is picking sides in a spirited GOP primary featuring two members of Congress.    Palin announced on Thursday that she is endorsing U..
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Testimony concluding in Fla. teen beating trial

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Testimony is wrapping up in the attempted murder trial of Florida teenager Wayne Treacy, who's claiming insanity in a 2010 kicking and stomping attack ..
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Fla woman gets stuck in water-filled ditch

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman suffered from dehydration after being stuck in her car for three days after accidentally driving into a water-filled ditch.  ..
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Horse rescued after falling in rain-sodden swale

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a horse was rescued after falling onto her side when the rain-sodden ground she was standing on gave way.    Tea Cup was sta..
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Truck strikes building in Lehigh Acres

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- A vehicle struck a home at Lee Blvd. and Curtis Ave. N. in Lehigh Acres at 10:30 Friday morning. No one was injured when the truck crashed into the building's h..
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Vehicle crash claims the life of Ave Maria student

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A crash on Camp Keais Rd. in Collier County took the life of 22-year-old Marco Island resident Clayton Burroughs early Friday morning. Burroughs was a student..
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Central Fla. woman dies in house fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida woman died in an early-morning house fire.    The Orlando Sentinel (http://bit.ly/Nxb5CF ) reports the home was engulfed in fl..
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Suspect detained in Cape Coral bank robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police has a subject detained matching the description of the suspect in this morning's bank robbery. The investigation continues and officers ask that..
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Marco residents to vote on 24 hour clinic in August election

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

MARCO ISLAND, Fla - Marco Island City leaders and representatives from Physicians Regional Medical Center are expected to speak at a press conference Friday morning at 10:00. Just ..
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Naples Police on the scene of a death investigation

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

NAPLES, Fla - Naples Police are on the scene of a death investigation at 491 17th Avenue South in Aqualane Shores. Police are releasing very few details at this time by Lt. John Ba..
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Lee Co Sheriff shoots down private business proposal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

LEE COUNTY, FL - Ken Silver runs Gun School. The company cerifies private citizens to carry concealed weapons. Silver has made several requests to use Lee County's gun range as a p..
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Changes to Bright Futures scholarship surprise some students

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Many college students are heading back to higher tuition rates, and some are counting on scholarships to help ease the blow. But with classes starting in a few w..
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Man killed after crashing into Lehigh home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kristen Skovira

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Speed may have caused a man to lose control of his car and crash into a Lehigh Acres home.  Florida Highway Patrol says 30-year old Jaime Giron Cardona, a..
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Cape cutting wildfire risk by chopping trees in Oasis Woods

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - The city of Cape Coral's effort to reduce the risk of wildfire. Crews spent the day cutting down invasive trees in the Oasis Woods bordering neighborhoods and sc..
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Call for Action: Misuse of 911

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Your cell phone rings.  Nobody is on the other end talking.  You've been butt dialed.  Somewhere, somehow, somebody's cell phone unintentionally ..
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Gator attack victim has long road to recovery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Gailhard

FORT MYERS-Fla.- For 11 years, Peter DiPaolo has fit people like Fred Langdale with prosthetic arms. He is confident Langdale will progress fast once he has his new limb. "I&n..
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Crime scene photos released in Lehigh double murder

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Crime scene photos were released Thursday in the double murder of a Lehigh Acres woman and her teenage son. Most of the pictures are too graphic to air on TV, but..
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Despite homicides, crime down in Ft. Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. -Even with a recent uptick in murders within the city limits, overall a new mid-year report shows overall crime has decreased.Crime is down in the City of Fort Mye..
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