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Mugshot of Bulmaro Zarate, 35. (Credit: CCSO)

Suspect in molestation of a 12-year-old faces deportation

A man suspected of molestation of a child may face deportation after authorities found he lacks immigration status. Bulmaro Zarate, 35, faces charges for Lewd and...
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Crews are getting ready to start construction for the Sunseeker Resort

A project you have heard about for around a year is now about to break ground. WINK News had an exclusive look at crews...
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Charlotte County sheriff arrests two for theft of more than $20K

A woman’s goodwill was taken advantage of by a couple of drifters. She lost thousands of dollars in jewelry to a homeless man and...
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Confusion Over Cannabidoil: Is CBD legal? It depends who you ask

The cannabis chemical CBD is for sale all over Southwest Florida in a variety of products. Driving down U.S. 41 in Fort Myers, you...

Victims named in I-75 double-fatal crash in North Port

Two people were killed in a traffic crash on I-75 in ‪North Port Friday morning, according to North Port Police. According to FHP, the driver...

CCSO investigating a death in Charlotte County

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office is investigating a death in the 600 block of Rotonda Boulevard West in Rotonda West. Charlotte County Deputies are on...
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New pickleball courts coming to parks in Charlotte County

As pickleball grows in popularity, so are the number of places people can play in Charlotte County. New courts are expected to appear at Ann...
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Suspect arrested with 100 grams of Fentanyl, 10 more drug charges

A Fort Myers woman was arrested as she is suspected of having a broad array of drugs in her pickup truck, including over 100...
Mugshot of Trevor Coday. (Credit: CCSO)

CCSO traffic stop finds loaded shotgun, pound of marijuana

A traffic stop led to a weapon and drug bust as the driver had over a pound of marijuana in his vehicle, along with...

CCSO arrests woman after brief pursuit in Port Charlotte

A woman is suspected of dragging a Deputy while fleeing a traffic stop and leading authorities on a brief chase. Then, when he vehicle...

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