Red Sox pitcher will not face DUI charges after March crash

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The State Attorney's Office on Monday said it will not move forward with misdemeanor DUI charges against Boston Red Sox pitcher Bobby Jenks, who was arrested foll..
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Cape wins 652 acres of land with $13 million bid

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- The City of Cape Coral had placed a bid to win an online foreclosure auction Monday morning, which they won for $13 million.The City claimed more than 650 acres o..
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Non-profit halfway house in danger of closing its doors

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Fort Myers couple who has spent 16 years reaching out to those with substance abuse issues and helping them get back on their feet is now reaching out to the co..
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2 Men shot and killed when debt collection goes awry

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla.- The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 19-year-old Joshuat Lopez-Santana, of 1001 Temple Avenue in Bradenton, in connection with the double shootin..
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Man allegedly pulls gun on family in road rage incident

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PUNTA GORDA, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff's deputies arrested a Port Charlotte man who pulled a handgun on a visiting family of four stemming from a road rage incident Friday. Ch..
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CCSO investigates an armed home robbery in Pt. Charlotte

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla.- Charlotte County Sheriff’s Major Crimes Unit detectives are investigating a home invasion robbery and theft in Port Charlotte that occurred late Sunday ..
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2 men injured in Sarasota shooting

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) - Two men are being treated in the hospital after being hit by gunfire in Sarasota.    The victims have not yet been identified. Police say multi..
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Homeowner association could be sued in Martin case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - If Trayvon Martin's family sues over his death, they might not target George Zimmerman but instead the homeowners association of the neighborhood where the sho..
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Man drowns trying to help kids in Tampa Bay area

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

DUNEDIN, Fla. (AP) - Officials say a man drowned while trying to help children who were in distress off a pet beach at Honeymoon Island State Park on Florida's Gulf coast. &nb..
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US Coast Guard rescues 10 from overturned boat

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - The U.S. Coast Guard says it rescued 10 people after the boat they were in capsized.    The agency received a call Saturday night that the boaters were ..
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Shooter claims self-defense in central Fla. case

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) - Lake County Sheriff's officials say a man may have been acting in self-defense when he shot and killed a 27-year-old house guest at his central Florida home.&..
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Florida justices refuse to stay Gore's execution

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - The Florida Supreme Court has refused to stay serial killer David Gore's execution. He is scheduled to die by lethal injection on Thursday.   &nb..
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Hearing begins on dispute over Fla. barrel racing

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - An administrative law judge is hearing a dispute over whether Florida law allows betting on quarter horse barrel racing.    Judge Cathy Sell..
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LCSO investigates a homicide in Ft. Myers

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Lee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a homicide. The victim has been identified as 50-year-old Richard Reese. On Sunday at approximately 6:20 a.m., Le..
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Large fire off Alligator Alley still burning

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- Florida Forest Service reports that the wildfire burning in the Florida Panther National Wildlife Refuge is 90 percent contained, as of Monday. The fire span..
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Lehigh Acres Firefighters respond to 1/2 acre brush fire

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla.- Firefighters responded to a brush fire on 24th Street Southwest in Lehigh Acres, near the intersection of Gunnery Road and State Road 82. The half-acre fire cam..
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Dunbar hosts 68th Annual Easter Parade

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Hundreds of spectators swarmed Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard on Sunday for the 68th Annual Dunbar Easter Parade. The annual outing featured floats from an..
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Help recognizing scams

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Melissa Yeager

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - There are so many scams out there, it's hard to keep tabs on every single one. That's why it's so important to recognize all of those red flags warning you of a ..
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Investigation into fishing show host's crash continues

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Ryan Kruger

EVERGLADES CITY, Fla. - Crime scene tape still surrounds the empty field next to the Everglades City Airport, where Jose Wejebe's airplane crashed Friday evening. Investigators wit..
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Scott repeals 45-year-old ban on dyeing of bunnies

Updated 2 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Gov. Rick Scott has signed a bill that lifts a 45-year-old ban on the dyeing of bunnies, chicks and other animals. The provision was part of a wide-ranging..
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