Arrest in North Fort Myers Homicide

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Robert Burns

FORT MYERS, Fla. -  Deputies have arrested the man they say robbed and killed an 83 year old North Fort Myers man. 45 year old Lawrence Baldwin has been charged with 2nd degre..
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Death Investigation in Fort Myers

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Erin Maloney

Deputies have been at a home near the intersection of Moody and Pondella in Ft. Myers after they received a call from friends of a man asking for police to check his welfare. Now p..
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Houston scientist predicting accurate hurricane hits

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

HOUSTON, Tx. - A woman said she could predict when a hurricane will hit with accuracy. Jill Hasling started the Weather Research Center in Houston. For 25 years, she has been predi..
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Birds have neighbors squawking mad

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

COLLIER COUNTY, Fla. - Some neighbors in a quiet Naples community say loud birds are ruffling their feathers, and now code enforcement is stepping in. Two exotic birds, Tiki and Al..
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New al-Qaida leader lived in South Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

 MIAMI (AP) - The FBI says the man who's now in charge of making "operational decisions" for al-Qaida is very familiar with the United States. An FBI counterterrorism agent te..
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Con artist makes her way across Florida

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

MIAMI, Fla. - Police in Miami believe a suspect in custody may have ripped off Naples home renters.Johanna Beltran faces sever charges of grand theft. Authorities said Beltran frau..
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A thief steals from children

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Someone stole thousands of dollars in equipment from Diplomat Elementary School.According to police reports, the burglar got away with several flat screen comput..
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How to file a complaint about your bank

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Steve LeFranc

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - It's your money and the government poured millions of dollars into saving the banking industry.  But thousands of people looking to national banks to save t..
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Quick thinking teen saves the lives of 4 dogs

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A quick thinking teen helps save four dogs from near death after a house fire. It happened in Cape Coral Thursday evening. The house is nearly ruined, but the ow..
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Lee County Sheriff's Office intercepts packages filled with marijuana

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On August 6, 2010, members of the Narcotics Highway/Parcel Interdiction Unit intercepted two parcels from a local packing and shipping facility that they suspect..
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News now on 24/7

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - If you need news, there's a new place to turn to all day every day and all night every night. It's 1200 -1460 Wink News Radio and it just launched this week..
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Southwest Florida fares well in annual school report card

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

FORT MYERS, Fla. - School grades are out, and for the most part, the Southwest Florida school are making the grade. The 2009-2010 report cards are vital for school funding. Schools..
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Cape VIN Unit & DEA arrest suspect for selling crack cocaine

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Police with the Vice, Intelligence and Narcotics Unit concluded a four-month drug investigation with the arrest of Courtney Deran Blake (DOB: 04/04/1975). C..
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Cape police file additional charges on smash-n-grab suspect

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

CAPE CORAL, Fla. - Cape Coral Police have filed additional commercial burglary charges on the smash-n-grab suspect arrested last week. James Phillip Small (DOB: 07/26/1971) was arr..
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WINK News finds out how safe Lee County school buses are

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - Investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board are in Missouri to look at the horrific accident that killed a 15-year-old on a school bus and the dr..
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Deputies search for armed robbery suspect

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

LEE COUNTY, Fla. - On August 6, 2010, the Lee County Sheriff's Office responded to an armed robbery that occurred at the Foam and Fizz located at 4721 Palm Beach Boulevard, Fort My..
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Ava Maria teen's funeral today and tomorrow

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

NAPLES, Fla. - Friday and Saturday family and friends will gather to say goodbye to the teen who died when his car crashed into a pond. Alex Klucik died on Monday when he lost cont..
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Clearwater waitress wins $200,000 a year for life

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Lottery today announced that LUCKY $200,000 A YEAR FOR LIFE Scratch-Off winner, Claudia Miller, 62, of Clearwater, claimed the $200,000 a year for l..
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Man who strangled his girlfriend, convicted of manslaughter

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Nicole Groll

FORT MYERS, Fla. - Javier Torres was charged with killing his girlfriend. On Wednesday, he was convicted of manslaughter by a jury. In June of 2009, Torres as high on drugs when he..
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Woman passes go and collects $500,000

Updated 4 yearss ago   
By: Christina Hernandez

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Cuevas purchased her winning $3,000,000 MONOPOLY Scratch-Off ticket from Circle K, located at 3135 U.S. Highway 17 South in Zolfo Springs. The $20 Scratch-Off g..
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