Final suspect arrested in Pin Street Bowling Alley robbery

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police arrested the third and final suspect in the Pin Street Bowling Alley robbery on Tuesday. Sydney Gartrell, 20, is facing charges of robbery with ..
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Man accused of stealing items to sell, makes 14th booking

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's detectives again arrested Joshua Shane Crider, 31, of 2754 Bailey Avenue, on grand theft charges for stealing items and selling them t..
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Fla. atheists organizing, part of national effort

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida atheists are organizing to advocate for the separation of church and state.    The Secular Coalition of Florida plans to hold an org..
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Private insurance exec to lead Fla.-backed firm

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A private insurance executive with more than four decades of experience was chosen to lead Florida's state-backed Citizens Property Insurance Corp. on Wednesda..
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Small plane lands on dirt road; no injuries

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

WESTON, Fla. (AP) - No one was injured when a small plane landed on a dirt road in Broward County.    A sheriff's office press release says the pilot was the only pe..
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3 people found dead inside Miami-Dade home

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

MIAMI (AP) - Police say three people died in a shooting at a home in southwest Miami-Dade County.    The Miami Herald (http://hrld.us/KE8kL2 ) reports someone called..
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Boynton Beach officers shoot, kill robbery suspect

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

BOYNTON BEACH, Fla. (AP) - A suspect was killed and a police officer injured when they exchanged gunfire during an attempted traffic stop in Palm Beach County.    Bo..
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Naked body washes up on central Fla. beach

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

FLAGLER BEACH, Fla. (AP) - The body of a naked man washed up on a central Florida beach.    Flagler Beach Police Chief Dan Cody said Tuesday the man had been shot to..
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Fla. woman arrested after road rage incident

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

OLDSMAR, Fla. (AP) - A woman was arrested after deputies say she attacked another driver in an apparent road rage incident in Oldsmar.    Pinellas County Sheriff's s..
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1 dead in fire at Orlando extended stay motel

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Katherine Kolter

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Fire officials say an Orlando motel guest died after being trapped in a room that went up in flames.    The Orlando Sentinel (http://bit.ly/NxQ2..
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Kickin' it at Zoomers as park prepares to open

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melinda Zinni

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Zoomers Family Amusement Park is finally set to open this week, 10 years after plans for the park were first announced.  We sent our own big kid, Kyle Jorda..
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Feds suing Florida over voter registration purge

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Justice Department filed suit Tuesday to try to block Florida's purging of voter rolls. It comes one day after the state took its own action against the fede..
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Alligator attacks air boat captain in Everglades City

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Colby Robertson

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla - An airboat captain is rushed to the hospital after an alligator bit his hand off. It all happened at Captain Doug's Airboat Tours in Everglades City. The inc..
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County to charge residents for reporting feral cats

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Howie Grace

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla.- For Kerry Bowers at Crossties Feed and Supply in Charlotte County, having cats around is the norm. "I love cats. I've always loved cats. I have too many, I'..
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Gas leak in Moore Haven causes evacuations

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

GLADES COUNTY, Fla.- A 300-gallon propane tank was leaking in the area of 5th Street and Ave B in Moore Haven. The Glades County Sheriff's Office said there was no fear of explosio..
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Lee Domestic Animal Services running special promotion

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Stephanie Susskind

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Domestic Animal Services is running a special promotion during the month of June, while it renovates the shelter. They are at full capacity, and with r..
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Emergency call to US Coast Guard a hoax

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Kristen Skovira

FT. MYERS, Fla. - The Coast Guard says a reported explosion on a motor yacht off central New Jersey was a hoax and that an extensive search and rescue operation cost hundreds of th..
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New swamp buggy will help LCSO

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Robarge

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is taking a ride on the wild side.  Soon deputies will be able to cruise the swamps on a swamp buggy.  The new ride is u..
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Alligator bites off air boat captain's hand in Collier Co.

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla.- One person has suffered an alligator bite this Tuesday afternoon in the Everglades. An air boat captain lost his hand on the boat, according to FWC. The alli..
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George Zimmerman's wife charged with perjury

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say the wife of Trayvon Martin's shooter is being accused of lying to a judge about their finances during a bond hearing and faces one count of per..
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