Bullet misses four year old's head by inches

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Sarah Pusateri

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A couple is grateful to be alive after a bullet blasts through the back windshield of their car. The bullet missed their daughters head by just a few inches. Jos..
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Cape Coral burglar caught in the act

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral Police arrested a burglar who was caught in the act of committing a second burglary while detectives had him under surveillance as a potential suspect..
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Charlotte County investigating four different arson reports

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CHARLOTTE COUNTY, Fla. - On Monday, the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office along with Charlotte County Fire Department was dispatched to 4 separate reports of arson. The incid..
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Man attacked by ants in hospital bed at Gulf Coast Medical Center

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - A Fort Myers man is attacked by ants at a local hospital. 76 year-old Cornelius Lewis was bitten hundreds of times while in the intensive care unit at Gulf Coast..
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Christmas Cheer sign ups start in Lee County

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The Salvation Army of Lee, Hendry and Glades Counties is taking applications for the 2010 holiday season assistance program - Christmas Cheer. Families who ..
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Detour sends thousands of cars through residential area

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - People who live on Crystal Drive near Daniels Parkway are used to traffic. But in the last week, many say it's been near impossible, and dangerous, just to get o..
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Plan to increase ''Mount Collier'' is moving forward

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - A plan to increase "Mount Collier" is moving forward. On Tuesday, commissioners voted to send paperwork about the landfill to the Florida Department of Envir..
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Man stabbed with real estate sign

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Late Monday night, deputies were called out to an assault at River's Edge Mobile Home Park in North Fort Myers. Zeke Smith has been stabbed... not with a k..
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Murder trial underway for Richard Elkins

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - The jury listened to the gory details about the rape and murder of a man in a Bonita Springs shopping plaza. Richard Elkins is accused of killing Obed Flores in ..
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Taking a loaded gun into a Lee County park is no longer illegal

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Taking a loaded gun into a Lee County park is no longer illegal - if you have a valid permit to carry one. A state statue already allowed permitted firearms in p..
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Naples Jet Center expanding, hiring 14 positions

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

NAPLES, Fla. - Naples Jet Center, a leading provider of aircraft service, new and used aircraft sales, and aircraft charter and management, today announced a major expansion in sta..
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Officials: 3 central Fla. fires intentionally set

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say three central Florida fires that ignited over the weekend were intentionally set. Authorities on Tuesday weren't sure the blazes were set by on..
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Holder's plans aim to stop violence against police

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. Justice Department is spending $800,000 to help train police officers in learning how to anticipate and survive violent encounters. U.S. Attorney Gene..
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Miami Herald names new executive editor

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - The Miami Herald has named a new executive editor. Newspaper publisher McClatchy Co. promoted Anders Gyllenhaal to vice president for news and Washington editor. The H..
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2 people found dead in apparent murder-suicide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CRESTVIEW, Fla. (AP) - Authorities say two people were found dead in an apparent murder-suicide in the Florida panhandle. Investigators say the a man fatally shot a woman before ki..
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Ohio radio host, witch doctor try to curse LeBron

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CLEVELAND (AP) - A radio host in Cleveland has hired a witch doctor in an attempt to send some bad voodoo to basketball star LeBron James after he ditched the Cavaliers to play for..
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Bullying violates federal law

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

WASHINGTON, DC (AP) - The U.S. Department of Education is sending a warning to schools, colleges and universities nationwide in response to several high-profile cases of bullying.I..
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Local student meets Venus Williams as a reward for her hard work

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Lois Thome

MIAMI, Fla. - Four outstanding South Florida students, and the non-profit organizations they represent, were honored by Miami Dolphins CEO Mike Dee at a special on-field ceremony a..
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Arms dealer in Pentagon scheme guilty in new case

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A Florida arms dealer convicted in a $300 million Pentagon scheme is pleading guilty to another federal weapons charge. A plea agreement filed in Orlando feder..
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Miami man sentenced for selling hospital records

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - A Miami man has been sentenced to 11 years in prison for participating in a scheme to sell stolen patient records to lawyers for injury claims. U.S. District Judge Joa..
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