Man found dead in home pool

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) - A Jupiter man appears to have drowned in the pool at his home. The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office reports that the man's roommate found him at the bottom o..
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Man found dead on boat in Fort Pierce

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT PIERCE, Fla. (AP) - A commercial fisherman was found dead after an apparent boating accident in a Treasure Coast waterway. The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commissio..
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Lightning causes central Florida house fire

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida house fire was reportedly started by a lightning strike. Orange County firefighters responded to the fire Saturday. Officials say it was well..
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New business recovery center to open in Key West

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

KEY WEST, Fla. (AP) - The U.S. Small Business Administration is opening a new business recovery center in Key West. The new center, which opens Monday, is expected to help Monroe C..
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Tree trimmers attacked by bees

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

SAFETY HARBOR, Fla. (AP) - A group of tree trimmers were stung by hundreds of bees while working in Pinellas County. The sheriff's office reports that four employees of Johnson Law..
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University president questioned at Israeli airport

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - The University of Miami's president says she was interrogated at the Ben-Gurion International Airport in Israel last month. Donna Shalala, who is of Lebanese descent, ..
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Volusia County deputies investigate dead horse

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

OSTEEN, Fla. (AP) - Investigators are looking for whoever shot and killed a pregnant horse in Volusia County. The sheriff's office reports that a neighbor found the mare dead Thurs..
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Two Bonita Springs homicide victims identified; person of interest located

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers and the Lee County Sheriff's Office seek information related to the location of a missing vehicle and a person of interest possi..
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Hazmat on scene in North Naples, 7 taken to hospital for breathing problems

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Crews are on the scene of a hazmat situation in North Naples at an industrial park. A call came in around 10:00 am that a dangerous chemical spill, possibly ..
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Boy shoots self in foot with grandfather's gun

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

EDGEWATER, Fla. (AP) - A 5-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the foot after grabbing a shotgun off a table at a Volusia County home. Edgewater police say the boy's grandfat..
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Man who dropped gun during robbery charged

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

PORT ORANGE, Fla. (AP) - A would-be robber who police say had his own gun turned on him has been arrested. Port Orange police say 25-year-old Raymond Shepard was caught Friday and ..
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Attorney general hopefuls tout conservative views

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

MIAMI (AP) - All three Republican candidates for Florida attorney general are vowing to continue the legal fight against President Barack Obama's health care plan if they are elect..
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Man gets prison time for probation violation

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) - A central Florida man who avoided a prison sentence after trying to hire someone to kill a former business associate will now go to prison for violating his pr..
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ONLY ON WINK: Witness to homicide shares what he heard, saw

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. - A man who says he witnessed the deaths of two people in the woods near Bonita Beach Road is speaking to WINK News. The man still fears for his life and asked..
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Cape VIN Unit arrests suspect for drug sale

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Police with the Vice, Intelligence and Narcotics Unit arrested a suspect for selling drugs after detectives executed a controlled buy near her home. Evelyn ..
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Relief well 100 feet from pipeline

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Rob Spicker

NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The oil that poured into the Gulf for more than 12 weeks has been forced back underground and BP engineers expect to spend this week drilling the final leg of a ..
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Teen arrested after posting nude pictures of herself online

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A Cape Coral teenager faces charges after authorities find pornographic images of herself on her phone and computer. She said police are coming down on her too h..
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Early voting opens Monday

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - With more than 340,000 registered voters in Lee County, there's a good chance they won't all be able to make it to their designated precincts on voting day.But t..
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Friends say murder suspect asked for help skipping town

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

NORTH FORT MYERS, Fla. - Friends of the man suspected of killing his 83 year old former neighbor, say he asked for cash to skip town. Larry Baldwin was arrested Saturday for the de..
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Local businesses hope for boost after spill

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. - As the cap on the oil leak continues to hold, local business owners are breathing a cautious sigh of relief.They’re hoping to make the best out of what&rsq..
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