2-year-old girl drowns in Englewood pool
2-year-old girl drowns in Englewood pool

Neighbors ran over to try to save the girl with CPR.

Forecast: Tracking isolated rain and some Saharan dust
Forecast: Tracking isolated rain and some Saharan dust

Southwest Florida's forecast this evening looks a little quieter than normal when it comes to rain for the middle of the month of July.

Fentanyl trafficker sentenced to 20 years in prison after drug bust in Collier County
Fentanyl trafficker sentenced to 20 years in prison after drug bust in Collier County

He admitted to officers that he was being fronted drugs by his supplier and had to sell them in order to pay the supplier back.

Some businesses on Fort Myers Beach will have to close or move to make way for Margaritaville
Some businesses on Fort Myers Beach will have to close or move to make way for Margaritaville

The development company recently gave their affected tenants notice that they have to be out by January 5. 

RSW to install second license plate reader
RSW to install second license plate reader

A new camera at the Southwest Florida International Airport will soon be recording your car as you pull up the terminal. 

Why this new Cape Coral shopping center still hasn't opened
Why this new Cape Coral shopping center still hasn't opened

A large sign at a busy Cape Coral shopping center called Santa Barbara Center II is promising more shops and stores… coming in 2014.

Fort Myers kindergarten teacher gets heartfelt surprise from stranger
Fort Myers kindergarten teacher gets heartfelt surprise from stranger

Breanna Ferrell had been purchasing school supplies at the store when a man behind her offered to pay for her items. 

Neighbors say iguanas are invading an Englewood home
Neighbors say iguanas are invading an Englewood home

Neighbors describe an Englewood home as if it was straight out of Jurassic Park.

Oyster restoration project aims to improve water quality in Naples Bay
Oyster restoration project aims to improve water quality in Naples Bay

The City of Naples completed the first site of the restoration project last week, creating 24 oyster reefs that went into the bay.

Algae has been washing up on Fort Myers Beach - is it harmful?
Algae has been washing up on Fort Myers Beach - is it harmful?

There's been smelly, red and brown gunk washing up along Fort Myers Beach.

Trolley hits woman crossing street in downtown Naples
Trolley hits woman crossing street in downtown Naples

She had to be airlifted to the trauma center.

Could gas prices rise in SWFL due to Tropical Storm Barry?
Could gas prices rise in SWFL due to Tropical Storm Barry?

Some around Southwest Florida are worried their wallets may be taking a hit at the gas pump.

WATCH: Snakes spook Amazon worker delivering package at Estero home
WATCH: Snakes spook Amazon worker delivering package at Estero home

Two snakes were blocking his path so he found a creative way to deliver the package.

Three suspects arrested after home is broken into in Fort Myers
Three suspects arrested after home is broken into in Fort Myers

Two victims called deputies after seeing three people trying to kick down their back door just after 3 p.m., according to the Lee County Sheriff's Office.

Lehigh Acres residents are concerned about speeding on Eisenhower Boulevard
Lehigh Acres residents are concerned about speeding on Eisenhower Boulevard

One resident who's been there for three years said someone has run over his mailbox four times. 

LCSO creates river patrol program consisting of five volunteers
LCSO creates river patrol program consisting of five volunteers

The volunteers have backgrounds in the U.S. Coast Guard auxiliary, policing and other marine experience. 

Suspect runs from car during traffic stop in North Naples
Suspect runs from car during traffic stop in North Naples

Deputies managed to catch up to him and take him into custody.

Lehigh Acres man sentenced to life for kidnapping, battery
Lehigh Acres man sentenced to life for kidnapping, battery

A Lehigh Acres man was sentenced to life in prison Monday for kidnapping and beating a woman in 2018. 

Cape Coral woman arrested for road rage crash that hospitalized four people
Cape Coral woman arrested for road rage crash that hospitalized four people

A Cape Coral woman involved in an April road rage incident was arrested over the weekend. 

Charlotte County deputies looking for credit card thief
Charlotte County deputies looking for credit card thief

Charlotte County deputies are looking for a suspect accused of stealing a credit card and buying a video game console with it. 

Over 200 people received sidewalk violations in Marco Island this year
Over 200 people received sidewalk violations in Marco Island this year

In Marco Island, it’s the homeowner’s responsibility to maintain sidewalks.

Golden Gate Estates woman still getting mail without a working mailbox
Golden Gate Estates woman still getting mail without a working mailbox

A woman in Golden Gate Estates is still getting her mail delivered to her even though she doesn't have a mailbox. 

Drowning reported off Captiva Island
Drowning reported off Captiva Island

Someone drowned off Captiva Island Sunday, according to Lee County deputies. 

Police surround Fort Myers neighborhood
Police surround Fort Myers neighborhood

Officers were searching for a man that witnesses say ran from a vehicle that was being pulled over.

Immokalee residents live in fear with ICE raids across the country
Immokalee residents live in fear with ICE raids across the country

People in Immokalee are living in fear as immigration roundups continue across the country.

Suspect attempts to steal a car with a beer in his hand
Suspect attempts to steal a car with a beer in his hand

A bizarre break-in attempt caught on camera.

People involved in U.S. 41 deadly crash on Saturday identified
People involved in U.S. 41 deadly crash on Saturday identified

There is a fatal crash near 17000 S Tamiami Trail in Fort Myers, according to Florida Highway Patrol.

Scene cleared at Fort Myers home after a residential burglary
Scene cleared at Fort Myers home after a residential burglary

Lee County deputies said an active investigation is happening now at a Fort Myers home. 

Naples teen facing charges after stealing a car on Saturday
Naples teen facing charges after stealing a car on Saturday

Collier County deputies responded to a stolen car alert at Santa Barbara and Green Boulevard Saturday at 5:12 p.m. 

Why pre-made smoothies aren't as healthy as you might think
Why pre-made smoothies aren't as healthy as you might think

Popular pre-made smoothies are usually chock full of sugars.

NFL players return to Immokalee for youth football camp
NFL players return to Immokalee for youth football camp

Giving back to the community that raised them.

Celebration of life honors local high school athlete
Celebration of life honors local high school athlete

Friends and family of 18-year-old Colby Singletary came out by the hundreds Saturday night to celebrate his life that was cut short.

Resident's recycling bin, mailbox destroyed by driver
Resident's recycling bin, mailbox destroyed by driver

Neighbors in Lehigh Acres are urging drivers to slow down after someone crashed into a family’s recycling bins and mailbox overnight.

Amazon delivery man spooked as snakes swarm doorstep
Amazon delivery man spooked as snakes swarm doorstep

An Amazon delivery driver comes face to face with snakes at the front door of an Estero Home.

Undercover detectives raid two Fort Myers drug homes
Undercover detectives raid two Fort Myers drug homes

Detectives completed a two-month-long investigation by serving search warrants and arresting suspects.

Suspects caught on camera checking car door handles in Hawks Preserve community
Suspects caught on camera checking car door handles in Hawks Preserve community

The man who posted the video said it happened around 3:30 a.m. Friday.

Lehigh Acres residents have longer commute than average Americans
Lehigh Acres residents have longer commute than average Americans

A report said the average driver in Lehigh Acres usually takes more than 45 minutes to get to work.

Amazon Prime Day and porch pirates could go hand in hand
Amazon Prime Day and porch pirates could go hand in hand

Forty-eight hours of discounts are expected to bring in billions for Amazon, but it could also create a problem by our front doors. 

For decades, Mary the Clown has been a LaBelle staple
For decades, Mary the Clown has been a LaBelle staple

For years, Bartoshuk has appeared at community events, schools and senior centers in her colorful costume and makeup. 

Red tide impact on animals back to normal numbers one year later
Red tide impact on animals back to normal numbers one year later

A year after one of the worst red tide blooms, Crow Clinic for the Rehabilitation of Wildlife is seeing numbers much more usual for this time of year.

Separate crashes cause delays in Golden Gate
Separate crashes cause delays in Golden Gate

One southbound lane was closed on Santa Barbara Boulevard.

Shots fired at Fort Myers home Thursday night
Shots fired at Fort Myers home Thursday night

Several Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU)  students say they are lucky to be alive after someone shot at their house along Poplar road in San Carlos Park.

Three Charlotte County elementary schools are back in session
Three Charlotte County elementary schools are back in session

Students at three Charlotte County elementary schools are back in the classroom today. 

Cape Coral resident wins big at bodybuilding competition
Cape Coral resident wins big at bodybuilding competition

Cape Coral resident, Lloyd Dollar, has always had an obsession with working out.

Lucky's Market delays opening in Cape Coral
Lucky's Market delays opening in Cape Coral

The health food grocer said it is delaying the store opening to focus on the opening of new distribution center in Orlando.

Residents anxiously waiting on Hendry County road project completion
Residents anxiously waiting on Hendry County road project completion

A road project years in the making in Hendry County has residents waiting anxiously for its completion.

ICE agents arrive in Immokalee ahead of planned immigration sweep
ICE agents arrive in Immokalee ahead of planned immigration sweep

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers arrived in Immokalee Friday.

Dolphin dies after being stabbed off Upper Captiva
Dolphin dies after being stabbed off Upper Captiva

A male dolphin was found dead after being impaled in the head off Upper Captiva Island. 

Cape Coral Man arrested for grand theft after burning evidence
Cape Coral Man arrested for grand theft after burning evidence

A man was arrested for grant theft and criminal mischief on Wednesday, July 10.

Suspect jumps off balcony to avoid Fort Myers police, K9 officer finds him
Suspect jumps off balcony to avoid Fort Myers police, K9 officer finds him

Officers responded to an apartment complex on Central Avenue after Jeremy J Moore got into an argument with his girlfriend, according to police

Unknown man wanted for bank deposit theft
Unknown man wanted for bank deposit theft

Cape Coral police are looking for a man who removed money from an account linked to a card left at a bank deposit window.

Drunk woman in pajamas tries to enter homes in Golden Gate Estates at 2 a.m.
Drunk woman in pajamas tries to enter homes in Golden Gate Estates at 2 a.m.

At one point, neighbors said she was even topless. 

Fugitive Friday: July 12
Fugitive Friday: July 12

Here are four fugitives Southwest Florida authorities need help finding.

Man arrested after burglarizing van in Fort Myers
Man arrested after burglarizing van in Fort Myers

Fort Myers Police arrested a man for burglarizing a van downtown Thursday. 

Unknown male attempted to break into cars in Fort Myers
Unknown male attempted to break into cars in Fort Myers

This was reported by a homeowner who said it happened at 3:30 a.m. Friday morning in the community off of Palm Beach Boulevard

Man gets away after robbing Fort Myers payday loans store at gunpoint
Man gets away after robbing Fort Myers payday loans store at gunpoint

Police said the man walked into Fast Pay Day Loans on Cleveland Avenue around 9 in the morning and demanded cash.

Traffic Alerts: July 12
Traffic Alerts: July 12

Traffic Alerts for Friday, July 12, 2019.

Collier County deputies involved in crash in Golden Gate
Collier County deputies involved in crash in Golden Gate

The crash occurred on Green Boulevard.

New equipment helps combat mosquitos
New equipment helps combat mosquitos

Residents on McGregor Boulevard in Fort Myers are falling victim to a mosquito feeding frenzy right now.

Portable classroom in Cape Coral shot with BB gun
Portable classroom in Cape Coral shot with BB gun

The portable classroom sits right behind Mariner High School.

Car crashes into tree in San Carlos Park
Car crashes into tree in San Carlos Park

There were injuries from the crash.

Sunset, formerly used as bait in dog fights, dies
Sunset, formerly used as bait in dog fights, dies

She became the face of a movement to stop dog fighting.

Indoor soccer facility opens in Cape Coral
Indoor soccer facility opens in Cape Coral

The facility is open seven days a week.

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