Teacher charged with bringing gun to Florida school
Teacher charged with bringing gun to Florida school

Authorities say a Florida teacher was arrested after bringing a handgun and knives to the elementary school where she worked.

Florida deputies shoot man who pointed gun at them
Florida deputies shoot man who pointed gun at them

Sheriff's deputies in north Florida fatally shot a man during a domestic-related dispute.

Shirtless Florida man steals highway patrol cruiser, leads wild chase
Shirtless Florida man steals highway patrol cruiser, leads wild chase

At times, the chase reached nearly 150 miles per hour.

Woman suspected of using stolen credit cards at stores throughout Fort Myers
Woman suspected of using stolen credit cards at stores throughout Fort Myers

The surveillance image provided is from TJ Maxx off of Cypress Lake Drive.

4 skimmers found at 7-Eleven gas station in Gateway
4 skimmers found at 7-Eleven gas station in Gateway

Four credit card skimmers were found inside gas pumps at the 7-Eleven in Gateway all on the same day.

Woman arrested at Fly Lounge in Fort Myers
Woman arrested at Fly Lounge in Fort Myers

About ten patrol cars responded to the club off of Colonial Boulevard around 2 in the morning.

Man accused of drive-by shooting that left one injured in Fort Myers
Man accused of drive-by shooting that left one injured in Fort Myers

Thadjarvis Armstrong is accused of shooting a gun during a drive-by on Grand Avenue at Stella Street.

Car theft caught on camera in Cape Coral
Car theft caught on camera in Cape Coral

Someone stole a car out of a family's driveway off of in Cape Coral on Thursday morning, and their neighbor's caught it all on camera.

Driver accused of deadly hit-and-run in Cape Coral is arrested
Driver accused of deadly hit-and-run in Cape Coral is arrested

Police arrested a driver accused of hitting and killing d a 71-year-old man earlier this month.

Man hurt in shooting outside Fly Lounge in Fort Myers
Man hurt in shooting outside Fly Lounge in Fort Myers

More than 15 officers responded to the controversial nightclub on Colonial Boulevard around 2 in the morning.

Gang member killed after shooting Florida deputy in the face
Gang member killed after shooting Florida deputy in the face

Sheriff's officials in Florida say an MS-13 gang member was killed after he shot a deputy in the face during a confrontation.

Deputies find $33.6K worth of marijuana edibles resembling candy
Deputies find $33.6K worth of marijuana edibles resembling candy

Detectives said they've discovered 332 packages of edible marijuana during an investigation that remains active.

How a trail of blood led to a Naples burglary suspect's arrest
How a trail of blood led to a Naples burglary suspect's arrest

Deputies in Collier County arrested a man accused of breaking into a Naples plastic surgery center on Sunday afternoon.

Deputies investigating shooting in Pine Manor neighborhood
Deputies investigating shooting in Pine Manor neighborhood

A large crime scene developed in the Pine Manor neighborhood of Fort Myers after neighbors reported hearing gunshots.

Deputies searching for burglary suspect in Bonita Springs
Deputies searching for burglary suspect in Bonita Springs

The sheriff's office confirmed the burglary happened around 3 in the morning at Coconut Jack's along Bonita Beach Road.

Nearly 7K drivers warned or cited in Florida's 'Operation School Zone Safety'
Nearly 7K drivers warned or cited in Florida's 'Operation School Zone Safety'

In total, 105 people were arrested during the operation.

Florida man accused of killing ex-boyfriend, setting home on fire
Florida man accused of killing ex-boyfriend, setting home on fire

A Broward Sheriff's Office news release says 38-year-old Michael Mitchell was arrested Saturday and charged with first-degree murder and arson.

Man arrested for robbing Lee County check cashing store
Man arrested for robbing Lee County check cashing store

Authorities have arrested a man who held a Lee County check cashing store at gunpoint last month.

Traffic stop leads deputies to drug bust in Port Charlotte
Traffic stop leads deputies to drug bust in Port Charlotte

Two people were arrested during a traffic stop in Port Charlotte after deputies found meth and cocaine while searching their truck.

Drunk driver intentionally rams same car twice in Cape Coral
Drunk driver intentionally rams same car twice in Cape Coral

A man was arrested Saturday night for driving drunk and slamming into another car multiple times in Cape Coral.

Police say reported sex assualt at Cape Walmart didn't happen
Police say reported sex assualt at Cape Walmart didn't happen

Officials had reported that a person was assaulted at the Walmart on Del Prado Boulevard Sunday.

Florida mom allegedly threw 10-month-old at fence because he wouldn't stand
Florida mom allegedly threw 10-month-old at fence because he wouldn't stand

Natalee Sesler wasn't wearing any pants, only a shirt, when officers came in contact with her. The baby was said to be crying "hysterically."

Man faces up to 60 years in prison for inappropriately touching children
Man faces up to 60 years in prison for inappropriately touching children

A Fort Myers man who sexually abused two children now faces up to 60 years in prison.

Suspect steals from woman's purse at Fort Myers shopping plaza
Suspect steals from woman's purse at Fort Myers shopping plaza

Police said they now have a person in custody but haven't released further details.

Fort Myers police: man involved in toppling over Robert E. Lee bust arrested
Fort Myers police: man involved in toppling over Robert E. Lee bust arrested

David Howes, 46, allegedly drove two other suspects to the statue and waited in his vehicle while they toppled it over on March 11, according to documents.

Man accused of selling crack cocaine to Charlotte County detectives
Man accused of selling crack cocaine to Charlotte County detectives

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office began investigating 27-year-old Roshard Reid in June 2018 when he sold crack cocaine to an undercover detective.

Man who stabbed woman 22 times in her home sentenced to life in prison
Man who stabbed woman 22 times in her home sentenced to life in prison

A jury found Freddie Harris, 51, guilty as charged on Thursday morning for killing Chantill Harrison.

13 bottles of liquor stolen from Cape Coral Publix
13 bottles of liquor stolen from Cape Coral Publix

Two men and two women were seen on surveillance video huddling together in one of the store's aisles and putting the bottles in the women's purses, according to police.

Victim stabbed in Bonita Springs
Victim stabbed in Bonita Springs

A victim was stabbed early Wednesday morning in Bonita Springs.

Authorities searching for second suspect in Charlotte County robbery
Authorities searching for second suspect in Charlotte County robbery

Authorities are looking for the other suspect in a robbery that happened at a Charlotte County grocery store on April 3.

Florida man attacks victim who came to feed his parents' dog
Florida man attacks victim who came to feed his parents' dog

Police arrested a man on Saturday after they said he beat and kicked his sister's boyfriend.

Witnesses: Man arrested after running from crash in Immokalee
Witnesses: Man arrested after running from crash in Immokalee

Witnesses said a man was arrested Sunday afternoon after fleeing from the scene of a rollover crash in Immokalee.

82 people in 8 states arrested in child porn, sexual exploitation case
82 people in 8 states arrested in child porn, sexual exploitation case

The investigation focused on people who possessed and distributed child pornography and those who may have been using the internet to prey on minors.

Port Charlotte man arrested for robbing two Charlotte County gas stations
Port Charlotte man arrested for robbing two Charlotte County gas stations

Two armed robberies were reported within 30 minutes and five miles of each other in Charlotte County Wednesday morning.

Jury finds man guilty of sexually abusing child in Lee County
Jury finds man guilty of sexually abusing child in Lee County

A man was found guilty of custodial sexual battery on a child following a three-day trial in Lee County.

Fugitive Friday: May 3
Fugitive Friday: May 3

Here are four fugitives that Southwest Florida authorities need help finding.

Man robs Fort Myers 7-Eleven at gunpoint
Man robs Fort Myers 7-Eleven at gunpoint

The robbery happened at the 7-Eleven at 15261 Convenience Way.

Naples teen hospitalized after hitting vape pen at school
Naples teen hospitalized after hitting vape pen at school

A high school student got sick and experienced hallucinations in her classroom after hitting a vape pen with synthetic marijuana.

Teen trio steals gun and truck in Cape Coral during 3-day crime spree
Teen trio steals gun and truck in Cape Coral during 3-day crime spree

Cape Coral police said the teens carried out the crimes between April 6 and April 9.

Shirtless Florida man steals highway patrol cruiser, leads wild chase
Shirtless Florida man steals highway patrol cruiser, leads wild chase

At times, the chase reached nearly 150 miles per hour.

Woman suspected of using stolen credit cards at stores throughout Fort Myers
Woman suspected of using stolen credit cards at stores throughout Fort Myers

The surveillance image provided is from TJ Maxx off of Cypress Lake Drive.

4 skimmers found at 7-Eleven gas station in Gateway
4 skimmers found at 7-Eleven gas station in Gateway

Four credit card skimmers were found inside gas pumps at the 7-Eleven in Gateway all on the same day.

Woman arrested at Fly Lounge in Fort Myers
Woman arrested at Fly Lounge in Fort Myers

About ten patrol cars responded to the club off of Colonial Boulevard around 2 in the morning.

Man accused of drive-by shooting that left one injured in Fort Myers
Man accused of drive-by shooting that left one injured in Fort Myers

Thadjarvis Armstrong is accused of shooting a gun during a drive-by on Grand Avenue at Stella Street.

Car theft caught on camera in Cape Coral
Car theft caught on camera in Cape Coral

Someone stole a car out of a family's driveway off of in Cape Coral on Thursday morning, and their neighbor's caught it all on camera.

Driver accused of deadly hit-and-run in Cape Coral is arrested
Driver accused of deadly hit-and-run in Cape Coral is arrested

Police arrested a driver accused of hitting and killing d a 71-year-old man earlier this month.

Man hurt in shooting outside Fly Lounge in Fort Myers
Man hurt in shooting outside Fly Lounge in Fort Myers

More than 15 officers responded to the controversial nightclub on Colonial Boulevard around 2 in the morning.

Gang member killed after shooting Florida deputy in the face
Gang member killed after shooting Florida deputy in the face

Sheriff's officials in Florida say an MS-13 gang member was killed after he shot a deputy in the face during a confrontation.

Deputies find $33.6K worth of marijuana edibles resembling candy
Deputies find $33.6K worth of marijuana edibles resembling candy

Detectives said they've discovered 332 packages of edible marijuana during an investigation that remains active.

How a trail of blood led to a Naples burglary suspect's arrest
How a trail of blood led to a Naples burglary suspect's arrest

Deputies in Collier County arrested a man accused of breaking into a Naples plastic surgery center on Sunday afternoon.

Deputies investigating shooting in Pine Manor neighborhood
Deputies investigating shooting in Pine Manor neighborhood

A large crime scene developed in the Pine Manor neighborhood of Fort Myers after neighbors reported hearing gunshots.

Deputies searching for burglary suspect in Bonita Springs
Deputies searching for burglary suspect in Bonita Springs

The sheriff's office confirmed the burglary happened around 3 in the morning at Coconut Jack's along Bonita Beach Road.

Nearly 7K drivers warned or cited in Florida's 'Operation School Zone Safety'
Nearly 7K drivers warned or cited in Florida's 'Operation School Zone Safety'

In total, 105 people were arrested during the operation.

Florida man accused of killing ex-boyfriend, setting home on fire
Florida man accused of killing ex-boyfriend, setting home on fire

A Broward Sheriff's Office news release says 38-year-old Michael Mitchell was arrested Saturday and charged with first-degree murder and arson.

Man arrested for robbing Lee County check cashing store
Man arrested for robbing Lee County check cashing store

Authorities have arrested a man who held a Lee County check cashing store at gunpoint last month.

Traffic stop leads deputies to drug bust in Port Charlotte
Traffic stop leads deputies to drug bust in Port Charlotte

Two people were arrested during a traffic stop in Port Charlotte after deputies found meth and cocaine while searching their truck.

Drunk driver intentionally rams same car twice in Cape Coral
Drunk driver intentionally rams same car twice in Cape Coral

A man was arrested Saturday night for driving drunk and slamming into another car multiple times in Cape Coral.

Police say reported sex assualt at Cape Walmart didn't happen
Police say reported sex assualt at Cape Walmart didn't happen

Officials had reported that a person was assaulted at the Walmart on Del Prado Boulevard Sunday.

Florida mom allegedly threw 10-month-old at fence because he wouldn't stand
Florida mom allegedly threw 10-month-old at fence because he wouldn't stand

Natalee Sesler wasn't wearing any pants, only a shirt, when officers came in contact with her. The baby was said to be crying "hysterically."

Man faces up to 60 years in prison for inappropriately touching children
Man faces up to 60 years in prison for inappropriately touching children

A Fort Myers man who sexually abused two children now faces up to 60 years in prison.

Suspect steals from woman's purse at Fort Myers shopping plaza
Suspect steals from woman's purse at Fort Myers shopping plaza

Police said they now have a person in custody but haven't released further details.

Fort Myers police: man involved in toppling over Robert E. Lee bust arrested
Fort Myers police: man involved in toppling over Robert E. Lee bust arrested

David Howes, 46, allegedly drove two other suspects to the statue and waited in his vehicle while they toppled it over on March 11, according to documents.

Man accused of selling crack cocaine to Charlotte County detectives
Man accused of selling crack cocaine to Charlotte County detectives

The Charlotte County Sheriff's Office began investigating 27-year-old Roshard Reid in June 2018 when he sold crack cocaine to an undercover detective.

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