Naples father claims a man pretending to be a police officer detained him
Naples father claims a man pretending to be a police officer detained him

A family in Naples is angry after claiming a man pretending to be a police officer detained them outside of their own home.

Forecast: A sizzling Memorial Day
Forecast: A sizzling Memorial Day

We're getting used to the hot and breezy weather around here, and if you haven't you'll still have plenty of time.

Naples teen arrested for impersonating law enforcement had Collier deputy fooled
Naples teen arrested for impersonating law enforcement had Collier deputy fooled

The deputy thought Nelson was backing him up on his traffic stop.

Gator found on Immokalee Road released into Labelle preserve
Gator found on Immokalee Road released into Labelle preserve

Ray Simonsen, also known as "Ray The Trapper" released the gator into an alligator preserve in Labelle Sunday. 

No serious injuries in head-on crash in Naples
No serious injuries in head-on crash in Naples

Two people received minor injuries after getting into a head-on crash in Naples early Sunday morning. 

Police, EMS on scene at rollover crash on I-75 near Colonial Boulevard
Police, EMS on scene at rollover crash on I-75 near Colonial Boulevard

At least two people were involved in a single car rollover crash on I-75 South Saturday night. 

Good Samaritan helps put out house fire in Naples
Good Samaritan helps put out house fire in Naples

A house in Naples only has minor damage after catching fire thanks to a Good Samaritan. 

18-year-old arrested for impersonating a law enforcement officer in Naples
18-year-old arrested for impersonating a law enforcement officer in Naples

Collier County deputies arrested a teenager for impersonating a police officer Saturday afternoon. 

Cape Coral Police looking for Lowe's thief
Cape Coral Police looking for Lowe's thief

Cape Coral police are looking for a man who tried to steal from a Lowe's last month. 

Could Logan Hetherington's family or friends be charged in the suspect's case?
Could Logan Hetherington's family or friends be charged in the suspect's case?

Cape Coral police say they have evidence 19-year-old Logan Hetherington coordinated his story with multiple people and discussed not answering questions from detectives.

The medical marijuana business is booming in Bonita Springs
The medical marijuana business is booming in Bonita Springs

There is one dispensary for every 15,000 people in Bonita Springs but only 11,000 card holders in all of Lee County.

Immokalee firefighters rescue person from house fire
Immokalee firefighters rescue person from house fire

The person was then treated and taken to the hospital.

Dumping site in Alva is full of boats
Dumping site in Alva is full of boats

Tax payers will have to pay part of an illegal dumping citation if the boat's owner doesn't come forward.

Collier County needs more lifeguards for the start of summer
Collier County needs more lifeguards for the start of summer

With Florida leading in the number of drownings, lifeguards are especially needed here in the summer.

News 2 Use: May 24
News 2 Use: May 24

All the news you need to end your Friday.

Brush fire burns 80 acres on border of North Fort Myers and Cape Coral
Brush fire burns 80 acres on border of North Fort Myers and Cape Coral

A brush fire was burning on the border of North Fort Myers and Cape Coral.  

Lemon Bay High student accused of sexually assaulting teen girl inside school bathroom
Lemon Bay High student accused of sexually assaulting teen girl inside school bathroom

Jacob Patterson, 17, is facing two criminal charges: lewd or lascivious battery and lewd or lascivious molestation

FBI keeps tight lid on which Florida counties were hacked in the 2016 election
FBI keeps tight lid on which Florida counties were hacked in the 2016 election

The FBI is refusing to tell Florida's election supervisors which counties were hacked by Russia in the 2016 election.

Possibility of wildfires increases as temperatures rise
Possibility of wildfires increases as temperatures rise

The Florida Forest Service's fire index shows Collier and Lee County in the orange Friday, which means the fire danger index is high.

Canterbury baseball heads to fourth straight championship game
Canterbury baseball heads to fourth straight championship game

For the fourth straight year, the Canterbury School baseball team will play for a FHSAA Class 3A state championship. 

Estero mom of six runs successful cookie company from her home
Estero mom of six runs successful cookie company from her home

An afternoon for Amanda Arrington filling cookie orders is like the calm before the chaos.

Judge denies motion to move former Punta Gorda officer's trial out of Southwest Florida
Judge denies motion to move former Punta Gorda officer's trial out of Southwest Florida

Former officer Lee Coel is accused of shooting and killing a librarian during a police demonstration.

Police: Teen arrested for hitting and killing Layla Aiken
Police: Teen arrested for hitting and killing Layla Aiken

Police believe they have found the teen responsible for hitting and killing 8-year-old Layla Aiken.

Canterbury baseball clinches fourth-straight state tournament appearance
Canterbury baseball clinches fourth-straight state tournament appearance

The Cougars pulled off a 6-5 win against The Out-of-Door Academy.

Report: Google searches from Layla Aiken's suspected killer shows he tried to cover up crime
Report: Google searches from Layla Aiken's suspected killer shows he tried to cover up crime

Over two months ago, when police first told Logan Hetherington they were going to search and inspect his Dodge Ram pick-up truck, he started Googling things. 

Layla Aiken's suspected killer appears to cry while leaving jail
Layla Aiken's suspected killer appears to cry while leaving jail

Logan Hetherington, accused of hitting and killing Layla Aiken, was released from jail Friday afternoon. 

Jayme Closs' kidnapper sentenced to life in prison
Jayme Closs' kidnapper sentenced to life in prison

He got two life-without-parole sentences for killing her parents and 25 years for kidnapping her.

Complete Coverage: Two months later, Layla Aiken's suspected killer is in custody
Complete Coverage: Two months later, Layla Aiken's suspected killer is in custody

Layla Aiken was hit and killed by a truck while waiting for her school bus on March 25.

Tractor trailer accident blocked parts of I-75 in Charlotte County
Tractor trailer accident blocked parts of I-75 in Charlotte County

I-75 was down to one lane due to a tractor tailer accident. 

Lee County commissioner claims water advocacy groups used "fake news" to raise money
Lee County commissioner claims water advocacy groups used "fake news" to raise money

Water quality groups are speaking out against the Board of County Commissioners's proposed changes to wetland management.

Teen accused of killing Layla Aiken posts bond, will be released from jail
Teen accused of killing Layla Aiken posts bond, will be released from jail

A judge set bond for Logan Hetherington, 19, at $133,000.

Punches thrown during attempted burglary in Golden Gate
Punches thrown during attempted burglary in Golden Gate

Deputies arrested a man in Collier County accused of an attempted burglary early Friday morning.

Seacrest baseball team fails to dethrone defending state champions
Seacrest baseball team fails to dethrone defending state champions

The Stringrays lost to the Miami Christian Victors 3-1.

Matlacha residents struggle over rights to land with Cape Coral
Matlacha residents struggle over rights to land with Cape Coral

A judge ruled that the city of Cape Coral could add land in Matlacha within its city limits back in June 2016.

Lee County Sheriff's Office is warning people about the dangers of hot cars
Lee County Sheriff's Office is warning people about the dangers of hot cars

With warmer temperatures heading our way, parents should lock their car doors to prevent kids from getting inside and overheating.

News 2 Use: May 23
News 2 Use: May 23

All the news you need to end your Thursday.

SUV rolls backward, pinning man against garage door frame in Cape Coral
SUV rolls backward, pinning man against garage door frame in Cape Coral

It happened as the man was getting out of his SUV in his garage.

Hotel developers will get a $3.3-million tax break to build in downtown Fort Myers
Hotel developers will get a $3.3-million tax break to build in downtown Fort Myers

Site work on a new Holiday Inn is expected to begin this summer.

Naples boy saves family from house fire
Naples boy saves family from house fire

Five kids and a nanny were inside the home.

Local family reunites after daughters were put into foster care two years ago
Local family reunites after daughters were put into foster care two years ago

An alarming number of Southwest Florida children are being torn away from their parents who are suffering from addiction and mental health issues.

Gator found on Immokalee Road released into Labelle preserve
Gator found on Immokalee Road released into Labelle preserve

Ray Simonsen, also known as "Ray The Trapper" released the gator into an alligator preserve in Labelle Sunday. 

No serious injuries in head-on crash in Naples
No serious injuries in head-on crash in Naples

Two people received minor injuries after getting into a head-on crash in Naples early Sunday morning. 

Police, EMS on scene at rollover crash on I-75 near Colonial Boulevard
Police, EMS on scene at rollover crash on I-75 near Colonial Boulevard

At least two people were involved in a single car rollover crash on I-75 South Saturday night. 

Good Samaritan helps put out house fire in Naples
Good Samaritan helps put out house fire in Naples

A house in Naples only has minor damage after catching fire thanks to a Good Samaritan. 

18-year-old arrested for impersonating a law enforcement officer in Naples
18-year-old arrested for impersonating a law enforcement officer in Naples

Collier County deputies arrested a teenager for impersonating a police officer Saturday afternoon. 

Cape Coral Police looking for Lowe's thief
Cape Coral Police looking for Lowe's thief

Cape Coral police are looking for a man who tried to steal from a Lowe's last month. 

Could Logan Hetherington's family or friends be charged in the suspect's case?
Could Logan Hetherington's family or friends be charged in the suspect's case?

Cape Coral police say they have evidence 19-year-old Logan Hetherington coordinated his story with multiple people and discussed not answering questions from detectives.

The medical marijuana business is booming in Bonita Springs
The medical marijuana business is booming in Bonita Springs

There is one dispensary for every 15,000 people in Bonita Springs but only 11,000 card holders in all of Lee County.

Immokalee firefighters rescue person from house fire
Immokalee firefighters rescue person from house fire

The person was then treated and taken to the hospital.

Dumping site in Alva is full of boats
Dumping site in Alva is full of boats

Tax payers will have to pay part of an illegal dumping citation if the boat's owner doesn't come forward.

Collier County needs more lifeguards for the start of summer
Collier County needs more lifeguards for the start of summer

With Florida leading in the number of drownings, lifeguards are especially needed here in the summer.

News 2 Use: May 24
News 2 Use: May 24

All the news you need to end your Friday.

Brush fire burns 80 acres on border of North Fort Myers and Cape Coral
Brush fire burns 80 acres on border of North Fort Myers and Cape Coral

A brush fire was burning on the border of North Fort Myers and Cape Coral.  

Lemon Bay High student accused of sexually assaulting teen girl inside school bathroom
Lemon Bay High student accused of sexually assaulting teen girl inside school bathroom

Jacob Patterson, 17, is facing two criminal charges: lewd or lascivious battery and lewd or lascivious molestation

FBI keeps tight lid on which Florida counties were hacked in the 2016 election
FBI keeps tight lid on which Florida counties were hacked in the 2016 election

The FBI is refusing to tell Florida's election supervisors which counties were hacked by Russia in the 2016 election.

Possibility of wildfires increases as temperatures rise
Possibility of wildfires increases as temperatures rise

The Florida Forest Service's fire index shows Collier and Lee County in the orange Friday, which means the fire danger index is high.

Canterbury baseball heads to fourth straight championship game
Canterbury baseball heads to fourth straight championship game

For the fourth straight year, the Canterbury School baseball team will play for a FHSAA Class 3A state championship. 

Estero mom of six runs successful cookie company from her home
Estero mom of six runs successful cookie company from her home

An afternoon for Amanda Arrington filling cookie orders is like the calm before the chaos.

Judge denies motion to move former Punta Gorda officer's trial out of Southwest Florida
Judge denies motion to move former Punta Gorda officer's trial out of Southwest Florida

Former officer Lee Coel is accused of shooting and killing a librarian during a police demonstration.

Police: Teen arrested for hitting and killing Layla Aiken
Police: Teen arrested for hitting and killing Layla Aiken

Police believe they have found the teen responsible for hitting and killing 8-year-old Layla Aiken.

Canterbury baseball clinches fourth-straight state tournament appearance
Canterbury baseball clinches fourth-straight state tournament appearance

The Cougars pulled off a 6-5 win against The Out-of-Door Academy.

Report: Google searches from Layla Aiken's suspected killer shows he tried to cover up crime
Report: Google searches from Layla Aiken's suspected killer shows he tried to cover up crime

Over two months ago, when police first told Logan Hetherington they were going to search and inspect his Dodge Ram pick-up truck, he started Googling things. 

Layla Aiken's suspected killer appears to cry while leaving jail
Layla Aiken's suspected killer appears to cry while leaving jail

Logan Hetherington, accused of hitting and killing Layla Aiken, was released from jail Friday afternoon. 

Jayme Closs' kidnapper sentenced to life in prison
Jayme Closs' kidnapper sentenced to life in prison

He got two life-without-parole sentences for killing her parents and 25 years for kidnapping her.

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