Armored truck overturns in Ft. Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Dunbar Company armored truck overturned on the corner of Pine Villa Ln. and Daniels Pkwy. in Fort Myers on Tuesday afternoon. Traffic was slow in the area, due ..
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FMPD searches for suspect in convenience store robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- On Tuesday, at 4:45 a.m. the Fort Myers Police Department responded to a robbery at a convenience store located at 5324 Cleveland Avenue. Upon arrival police lear..
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Water basin preps start, groundbreaking set for next week

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Vanessa Ruffes

FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's been years in the planning, and this week, downtown is finally seeing the start of the water basin project. Tuesday, crews were moving dirt near the Art of ..
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Semi-trucks collide in Punta Gorda

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Two semi-trucks collided in Charlotte County at SR31 and Bermont Rd. on Tuesday afternoon. The crash caused a roadblock and injuries. The driver of the first tru..
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Conservation 20/20 land buy suspended

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Commission suspended land purchases under the Conservation 20/20 Program until at least April. County staffers wanted the commission to approve the..
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RSW prepares for expansion

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Two long-range projects in the works at Southwest Florida International Airport have the go-ahead from Lee County commissioners.The new additions will bring more ..
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CCSO investigates a bank robbery at Fifth Third on Radio Rd.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Deputies are searching for a man who detectives say may have red dye stains on his skin and clothing after he robbed an East Naples bank early Tuesday afterno..
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Body found floating near the Naples pier

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- At approximately 9:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Naples Police and Naples Fire Department units were dispatched to the area of the Broad Avenue South Beach access area in refer..
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8 selected as honorary co-chairs for RNC

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - The local host committee for the Republican National Convention has selected eight Floridians as honorary co-chairs.    RNC officials announced th..
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2 loggerhead turtles set for release off Miami

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

KEY BISCAYNE, Fla. (AP) - Two federally protected sea turtles are heading back to the ocean after weeks of rehabilitation at the Miami Seaquarium.    The two 10-year..
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Motorists warned of road closure on Tamiami Trail

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Officials say a portion of the Tamiami Trail across the Everglades will be closed this week for repairs.    The U.S. Army Corp of Engineers says the roa..
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Crews work to contain oil spill leaking into Naples Bay

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- Crews in Naples spent the better part of Tuesday morning trying to contain an oil spill from leaking into Naples Bay.A vehicle struck a transformer outside the La Qui..
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Bathroom fan catches house on fire in Reflection Lakes

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A house caught fire Tuesday morning in Reflections Lakes, off of Cypress Lake Drive, near Summerlin Rd. The home is located at 14017 Clear Water Lane. Residents r..
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Steak 'N Shake murder suspect agrees to plea deal

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Mike Borrell plead to 12 years of incarceration, followed by eight years of probation on Tuesday, after facing felony murder charges. Borrell also agreed to forfe..
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Dog helps locate owner who died in car accident

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) - A dog helped lead firefighters to his owner as they searched the scene of a car accident in Davie.    Davie Batallion Chief Robert Belizaire told ..
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Wife uses CPR to help husband after heart attack

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Barbara Sweda's message is simple. Learn CPR.    The retired St. Petersburg nurse has used her CPR skills twice to help her husband durin..
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Cruise execs talk about state of industry

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Cruise line executives are discussing the state of industry at their annual convention in Miami Beach.    Presidents of a half dozen major cruise lines ..
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Girl, 4, bitten by 2 pit bulls at Fla. meth house

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. CLOUD, Fla. (AP) - Deputies in central Florida say a 4-year-old girl is recovering days after being bitten by two pit bulls at a home used to make methamphetamine.   ..
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Missouri man dies in Fla. during spring break

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say a 24-year-old Missouri man died while on spring break in the Florida Panhandle.    Police say Matthew Kalbach of Lawso..
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Last of 3 in Fla. jailed in 'evil spirit' scam

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - The last of three women convicted in a scam promising people their money could be cleansed of evil spirits has been sent to federal prison.  ..
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