50-acre fire burning in Immokalee

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Victoria Boland

Immokalee, Fla. - A brush fire in Immokalee has charred about 50 acres.  The flames are burning in the woods off of Lake Trafford Road and Pepper Road.  Forestry off..
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Neighbors detail how deputies rescued missing Tampa woman

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

PUNTA GORDA Fla.- Charlotte County deputies announced today how they has located a missing Tampa woman Sunday night. Colonel David Bonsall fielded questions from the media about th..
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Bonita firefighter resuscitates son after near-drowning

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The son of a Bonita Springs firefighter is in critical condition at HealthPark Medical Center, after nearly drowning in the family's pool on Saturday.Heather Madd..
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Sutton traded again, sent from Pirates to Rays

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Drew Sutton had a whirlwind couple days that ended up with a trip back to the big leagues.    The Tampa Bay Rays have acquired Sutton fro..
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Cape council to consider widening Pine Island Road

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - It's your money and Cape Coral wants to spend almost a million dollars of it to widen a road, all in the name of safety. The road in question is Pine Island Road..
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Woman attacked in road rage incident with bottle of milk

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Lindsay Liepman

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- A Charlotte County woman is recovering from a road rage attack that left her asking, "Who beats someone with a bottle of chocolate milk?" Carol doesn't want..
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Naples beachgoers are on alert after string of car break-ins

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

NAPLES, Fla.- After multiple car break-ins at Naples Beach access points this weekend, police are issuing a warning to protect yourself from becoming the next victim. On Saturday m..
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Traffic stop leads to cloned credit card arrest

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Hollywood, Fla. resident, Juan Lopez, was arrested on Friday and is facing charges of passing 26 counterfeit credit cards. Lopez was initially pulled over while ..
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Woman arrested on arson charges after setting couch on fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- A 45-year-old Fort Myers woman was arrested on arson charges after allegedly setting her couch on fire, causing damage to the apartment building while others were..
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Fla. teens charged with shooting BB gun at driver

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

CELEBRATION, Fla. (AP) - Two central Florida teenagers have been arrested after authorities say they shot BB guns into a woman's car while she was driving.    The vi..
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Woman calls cops after finding $1,800 at Fla. ATM

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A woman called Boynton Beach police when she found $1,800 in cash sticking out of a deposit slot at a Chase bank ATM.    Boynton Beach pol..
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Theme parks opening new attractions, coasters

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The first phases of a reimagined Fantasyland at Florida's Walt Disney World, the new Cars Land at California's Disneyland based on the "Cars" movies, and Unive..
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New details show Rays player had DUI history

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- The Tampa Bay Rays player accused of running over and nearly killing a Charlotte County man had two previous DUI charges before the crash. Discovery documen..
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Woman accused of hitting bicyclist faces family of victim

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The family of Tracey Kleinpell, the woman who was killed on her bike while crossing the Sanibel Causeway, faces off with the woman accused of hitting her. Tracey ..
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2 Charged with Thompson Grocery armed robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested two men accused of robbing a local grocery store, armed with semi-automatic handguns Monday morning. Javonte Walker, 19, of Fort Myers,..
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Immokalee man charged with murder of son-in-law

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

IMMOKALEE, Fla.- A 55-year-old Immokalee man has been charged with second degree murder after turning himself in for the murder of his son-in-law on Sunday. Adam Robles is accused ..
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Missing Tampa woman found disoriented in Punta Gorda

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CHARLOTTE, Fla.- A Tampa woman, who was missing for two days, has been found in Punta Gorda. The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office just wrapped up a press conference about their se..
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Man accused of stealing motorcycle & crashign it on I75

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- A 23-year-old San Antonio, Florida man is accused of stealing a motorcycle and crashing it on I-75. Asley Acosta was charged with Grand Theft. The victim told..
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Florida now giving parents more FCAT information

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The state Department of Education is launching a campaign to give parents more information about the new, tougher version of the Florida Comprehensive Asse..
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Ex-Haiti official to be sentenced in telecom scam

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - A former top executive at Haiti's telecommunications company faces sentencing in a massive bribery case in Miami federal court.    Jean Rene Duperval fa..
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