2 Suspects steal hundreds of dollars in meds from Publix

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NAPLES, Fla.- Two Fort Lauderdale men are under arrest, accused of shoplifting hundreds of dollars of over-the-counter drugs from a Naples Publix. Collier County deputies say ..
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SunTrust Mortgage settles fed complaint for $21M

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - SunTrust Mortgage Inc. has agreed to pay $21 million to settle a federal lawsuit alleging racial discrimination in its lending practices.    The..
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Call for Action volunteer marks 20 years helping consumers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Jean Bohan is marking her 20th anniversary as a Call for Action volunteer at WINK-TV. This tireless consumer advocate says she gets a lot of satisfaction from hel..
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Ft. Myers man accused of sexual battery on a child under 12

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- William Anthony Walker stands accused of sexually battering a child under the age of 12. The 56-year-old man was arrested on Wednesday after the victim's mother c..
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'Hugefest' could cause huge traffic issues

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- A huge event in Cape Coral is already under way: Fuccillo Kia's Hugefest 2012. The dealership is giving away $250,000 to some lucky winners, along with cars and p..
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Harding-Jones heads back to court, new judge assigned

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- The woman accused of playing a role in the disappearance of Punta Gorda toddler Pilar Rodriguez will be back in court Thursday afternoon. Melissa Harding-Jones' ..
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Hendry County officials investigate a dozen overnight fires

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

HENDRY COUNTY, Fla.- As many as a dozen overnight fires in Hendry County are believed to have been started by an arsonist. The flames came dangerously close to thirty homes. On 23r..
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Mom arrested for assaulting teen over Facebook

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - A 46-year-old mother who was charged with assaulting a 14-year-old boy at a mall says she was angry that the boy wrote nasty comments about her daughter..
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Sheriff's deputy saves infant who fell into pool

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

DELTONA, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida family is grateful after a 22-year-old sheriff's deputy saved a 1-year-old boy who had fallen into a backyard swimming pool.   &nbs..
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Man gets life for participating in teen's murder

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

OCALA, Fla. (AP) - A north Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison for participating in a teen's slaying.    A Marion County judge sentenced 21-year-old Jus..
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Injured panther kitten dies despite rehabilitation efforts

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TAMPA, Fla.– An injured, wild, Florida panther kitten, rescued in April in Southwest Florida, died under anesthesia just prior to a MRI scan to look at his brain for abnormal..
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Man gets 35 years for fatal robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - A Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to 35 years in prison for fatally shooting a man during a robbery.    A Hillsborough County judge sentence..
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Man gets life in prison for fatal shooting, arson

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) - A southwest Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison killing a man and setting fire to his home.    A Lee County judge sentenced 39-y..
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Man arrested in slaying of Tampa college student

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) - Police say they've made an arrest in the 2009 slaying of a University of Tampa student.    Tampa police announced Wednesday that they've charged 2..
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More documents released in FAMU hazing case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - New documents released in the case of a Florida A&M drum major who died after being beaten by fellow band members show that being ritually hazed was what i..
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Man accused of killing kitten, hurting others

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PALM COAST, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man faces an animal cruelty charge after authorities say he killed at least one kitten and bit the lips off another.    Fla..
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Fla. man guilty in tax case with secret accounts

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - A retired Florida businessman has pleaded guilty to filing a false U.S. tax return in a case involving millions of dollars in secret Swiss bank accounts.   &..
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SpaceX Dragon leaves space station for trip home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) - The SpaceX Dragon capsule left the International Space Station on Thursday and aimed for a Pacific splashdown to end its historic flight.   &n..
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I-75 rollover in Bonita Springs leaves 1 dead

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla.- A single-vehicle rollover on northbound I-75 at mile marker 119 left one person dead Thursday morning. It happened just before 9:20 a.m. Maria Villa Fuerte Ju..
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Fla. Gov. seeking ok to greet airport visitors

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida Gov. Rick Scott wants a state ethics panel to say it's OK for him to greet visitors with recorded messages at Tampa International Airport. &nb..
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