Man faces murder charge in elderly woman's death

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (AP) - The man who authorities believe murdered a 94-year-old woman last week has been arrested. The Pasco County Sheriff's Office reports that 47-year-old John S..
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Vacant home goes up in flames in Lehigh

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEHIGH ACRES, Fla. - Fire investigators will try to determine what caused a fire at a vacant home in Lehigh Acres Tuesday night on 54th Street, near Alabama Road. Neighbors tell us..
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Deadly shooting in Harlem Heights neighborhood

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On Tuesday, September 28, 2010, at approximately 8:10 p.m., the Lee County Sheriff's Office received a call about a shooting. The incident occurred in the area o..
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National coffee day

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Meghan Stewart

FORT MYERS, Fla. - It's National Coffee Day. Wednesday morning Jennifer Stacy visited Bennett's Fresh Roast in Fort Myers where you can find a great deal on a cup of joe. The coffe..
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Cape Coral C.R.A. gives blessing to business that owes big bucks

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: David Bodden

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - AIA Properties is the first company that Cape Coral's C.R.A. ever loaned money to. AIA proposed building a mulit-level hotel on Cape Coral Parkway. The project w..
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ONLY ON WINK: Confidential informant breaks silence in murder-for-hire plot

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - The informant says local chiropractor Kimberly Alters approached him to kill her husband for a Harley Davidson motorcycle. He spoke to us to talk about..
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Fort Myers man proposes on Brooklyn Bridge, drops ring

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Trey Turner of Fort Myers saved up the money for a ring and built the courage to propose to his girlfriend Kelsey Kramer on the Brooklyn Bridge. But, as he was p..
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Victim in boat theft ring reacts to arrests

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Jeremiah Jacobsen

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Ten suspects are set to face arraignment Wednesday in a three year rash of boat thefts across Southwest Florida.  Two more suspects are still on the run and..
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Cape woman on crusade for American flag displays for injured soldier

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral woman is on a crusade to get people to display the American flag. Earlier this summer Lynn Rosko took out her faded, American flag and proudly displ..
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12 indicted as part of Southwest Florida boat theft ring

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Nine individuals residing in Naples, Fla. and three men residing in Miami were charged in a federal indictment following an investigation by U.S. Immigration and..
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Man gets 40 years for BUI manslaughter

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SHALIMAR, Fla. (AP) - A Destin man has been sentenced to just more than 40 years in prison for a drunken boat crash that left three people dead. An Okaloosa County judge sentenced ..
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Fla. investment chief says pension fund strong

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASASEE, Fla. (AP) - Florida's investment chief says the state retirement fund is one of the nation's healthiest. Ash Williams' report Tuesday to Gov. Charlie Crist and two Ca..
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FBI offers $50,000 reward in Florida bank robbery

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - The FBI is offering a reward of up to $50,000 for information leading to the arrest of any suspects involved in the dramatic heist at South Florida bank last week. The..
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Apology written in graffiti, not accepted

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

 FORT MYERS, Fla. - Heavy rain couldn't erase graffiti, spray painted on the outside wall of Steve Boesky's business. He says, "The side of the building was spray painted with..
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After 2 years, 46 year old mother thrilled to be back to work

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Haley Hinds

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Hundreds of local people competed for just a handful of positons at last week's McDonald's job fair. We bring you the story of one of those applicants - a 46 yea..
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Cause of Port Charlotte storage facility fire still unknown

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. - A massive fire consumed parts of a storage facility in Port Charlotte. Crews battled the quickly-spreading flames at Storage America on Capricorn Blvd. Monda..
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Tropical depression nears South Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - South Florida can expect heavy rain and winds of up to 50 mph as a tropical depression approaches from the Caribbean. The National Hurricane Center expects the depress..
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Volunteers clean condemned house to keep homeowner from becoming homeless

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A massive clean-up effort is causing Lee County to put the brakes on plans to bulldoze a woman's house. Back in June, investigators removed Gail Andrew's mother,..
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Port Charlotte man arrested for contaminating wetlands

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - On September 11, 2010 at approximately 2:15 pm a white male identified as Aziz Obidov (DOB: 6-16-79) went to the Murphy USA gas station at 335 Kings Hwy, P..
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Man hospitalized after being struck by lightning

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) - A man was hospitalized after lightning struck near him in South Florida. The unidentified man was injured from the lightning that hit early Tuesday...
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