Thieves tie up elderly woman, steal prescriptions

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) - Hillsborough County Sheriff's officials say three men broke into a home, tied up a 76-year-old woman and stole her prescription medications.   &nb..
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Bagged Lettuce Recall

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Ashley Miller

SALINAS, Calif. (AP) - Taylor Farms Retail Inc. is voluntarily recalling 3,265 cases of various bagged salad blends that have the potential to be contaminated with salmonella. ..
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Water main break shuts down Luckett Rd.

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- Luckett Road will reopen to traffic at approximately 6 p.m. on October 20th. The road was closed due to repairs for a water main break. A water main break left a ..
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Severe weather moves out of the area

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

FORT MYERS, Fla.- The heaviest rainfall has come to an end but not before causing flooding issues across Southwest Florida. Rainfall totals across Lee and Collier County ranged fro..
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Water receding, flooding still a problem for some

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Southwest Florida is mopping up from last night's severe weather. Some are dealing with flooding, others are picking up the pieces from tornado damage.The ..
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More documents released in Serna murder case

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Genevieve Judge

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. -- Court documents released Wednesday give startling new details in a brutal Collier county murder.  The papers reveal what the suspect's parents aw when ..
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Bonita Springs residents cope with flooding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Rachael Rafanelli

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla -- The storm didn't spare Bonita Springs. Around 11:00 last night, Bonita was pounded with heavy rain, and they've been soaked since, especially around the Impe..
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Fact checking the candidates

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Carlos Suarez

LAS VEGAS (AP) - Talk about nasty.    The bitter, face-to-face sniping at this week's Republican debate was just a prelude to the coming weeks as Mitt Romney's rival..
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Convenience store clerk shoots would-be-robber

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Anjuli Lohn

EAST NAPLES, Fla.- Del Ackerman describes a chilling phone call he hoped never to hear."My granddaughter called me and she was screaming. A terrible scream. She said someone's afte..
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Lawsuit: Fla. students charged as non-residents

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Caroline Roa was born in Florida, graduated from a Miami high school and has a state voter's registration card and driver's license. Yet when she went to enroll in col..
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Arrest made in Sun Trust bank robbery

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SAN CARLOS PARK, Fla.- An investigation by the Lee County Sheriff’s Office Robbery Unit has led to an arrest in this case. Robert Bonia, 40, of 19157 Birch Street was located..
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Trott sentenced to 15 years for child pornography

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- In an update to a story we told you, in June, Phillip Trott has been sentenced to 15 years in prison. The original report is as follows: Cape Coral Police Detect..
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Convict recaptured after accidental release

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

MIAMI (AP) - Authorities say they've found a South Florida convicted felon after he was accidentally released from the Miami-Dade County Jail.    The Miami Herald re..
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CCSO releases details in E. Naples store shooting

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

EAST NAPLES, Fla.- The Collier County Sheriff’s Office has identified Daniel Ramont Hernandez, 32, as the man who was shot and killed during an incident at an East Naples con..
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2 of 6 cats survive Cape residential fire

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Fire crews rescued four cats and a bird from a kitchen fire in a home in the Southeast Cape this afternoon. Unfortunately, four other household cats perished..
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Tornado leaves 2-mile trail in South Florida

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

SUNRISE, Fla. (AP) - The National Weather Service says three tornados were spawned by a storm system drenching Florida's Atlantic coast.    The tornados touched down..
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Motive for posting Florida prof's pay questioned

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Faculty leaders are questioning Florida Gov. Rick Scott's motive for posting salaries of state university employees on a website.    They no..
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Cherished religious icon comes to SWFL

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Mike Walcher

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- A treasured icon of the Eastern Orthodox Christian Church will come to North Fort Myers, starting this weekend. St. Nicholas Monastery will display the Icon..
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N. Ft. Myers couple wakes to a flooded home

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- A North Fort Myers family is cleaning up after last nights storm floods their home. Water started coming into the Deal Road home between 6 a.m. and 9 a.m. a..
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Suncoast roads suffer, even without flooding

Updated 3 yearss ago   
By: Chel Bell

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla.- Suncoast in North Fort Myers got a soaking and some of the unpaved roads there are nearly impassable. Cars have been zigzagging their way down Laurel Lane a..
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