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.

Governor DeSantis lands in Israel to discuss business
Governor DeSantis lands in Israel to discuss business

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis traveled to Israel Saturday. 

4 hrs 9 mins ago
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.

6 hrs 7 mins ago
Simon Pagenaud wins the 2019 Indianapolis 500
Simon Pagenaud wins the 2019 Indianapolis 500

Simon Pagenaud won the 2019 Indianapolis 500 Sunday afternoon.

7 hrs 50 mins ago
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.

9 hrs 22 mins ago
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. 

9 hrs 23 mins ago
Divers can visit an underwater art museum off Florida Keys
Divers can visit an underwater art museum off Florida Keys

Divers finished placing a series of artworks on a sunken ship Saturday.

10 hrs 10 mins ago
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. 

12 hrs 9 mins ago
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. 

May 25th, 7:59 PM EDT
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. 

May 25th, 6:55 PM EDT
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. 

May 25th, 6:44 PM EDT
Disney World employees can now attend Florida college for free
Disney World employees can now attend Florida college for free

Disney is going to pick up the tab for workers who attend the University of Central Florida.

May 25th, 5:12 PM EDT
Five former priests charged with sex crimes in Michigan
Five former priests charged with sex crimes in Michigan

Five former Catholic priests have been charged in Michigan with criminal sexual conduct or rape.

May 25th, 5:02 PM EDT
Army dad surprises daughter at Florida graduation after years overseas
Army dad surprises daughter at Florida graduation after years overseas

Kayla said her dad's been in the Army since she was in the second grade and has been gone a lot.

May 25th, 1:45 PM EDT
Missing hiker found in Hawaiian forest
Missing hiker found in Hawaiian forest

A Hawaii woman has been found alive in a forest on Maui island after going missing more than two weeks ago.

May 25th, 12:53 PM EDT
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. 

May 25th, 11:59 AM EDT
Healthy dog was euthanized so it could be buried with its owner in Virginia
Healthy dog was euthanized so it could be buried with its owner in Virginia

Emma, a healthy Shih Tzu mix, was euthanized to fulfill her late owner's dying wish that the dog be put down -- and then laid to rest with her.

May 25th, 11:18 AM EDT
It's National Wine Day: learn more about the drink
It's National Wine Day: learn more about the drink

Whatever it is, you can definitely wine about it today.

May 25th, 8:42 AM EDT
Viral video shows Florida man bathing in a Wendy's sink
Viral video shows Florida man bathing in a Wendy's sink

By Friday, the video had more than 700,000 views on Facebook and more than 13,000 shares.

May 25th, 12:04 AM EDT
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.

May 25th, 12:02 AM EDT
Naples-based MMA fighter climbing One Championship ranks after knockout win
Naples-based MMA fighter climbing One Championship ranks after knockout win

Cosmo Alexandre is riding high after his knockout win over Sage Northcutt.

May 24th, 11:57 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 11:38 PM EDT
Immokalee firefighters rescue person from house fire
Immokalee firefighters rescue person from house fire

The person was then treated and taken to the hospital.

May 24th, 9:51 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 8:50 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 8:17 PM EDT
News 2 Use: May 24
News 2 Use: May 24

All the news you need to end your Friday.

May 24th, 7:46 PM EDT
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.  

May 24th, 7:39 PM EDT
Port Charlotte man has driver's license suspended for life after causing deadly crash
May 24th, 7:24 PM EDT
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

May 24th, 7:13 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 7:04 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 6:59 PM EDT
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. 

May 24th, 6:48 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 6:47 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 6:17 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 6:13 PM EDT
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. 

May 24th, 5:40 PM EDT
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. 

May 24th, 5:32 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 5:01 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 3:44 PM EDT
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. 

May 24th, 1:19 PM EDT
Man gets in fight with juveniles, shoots at them
Man gets in fight with juveniles, shoots at them

Police said they were called to Bassie Court and Henderson Avenue after a report of a shooting

May 24th, 12:45 PM EDT
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.

May 24th, 11:31 AM EDT
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.

May 24th, 11:21 AM EDT
Wildfire shuts down a part of I-95 in Florida, snarling traffic as Memorial Day weekend begins
Wildfire shuts down a part of I-95 in Florida, snarling traffic as Memorial Day weekend begins

A wildfire has shut down a portion of Interstate 95 in northern Florida, snarling traffic on a major US highway as the busy Memorial Day weekend begins.

May 24th, 8:17 AM EDT
2 young brothers dead after being found in condo pool
2 young brothers dead after being found in condo pool

The pool area is secured behind a fence, which detectives believe the boys might have climbed.

May 24th, 7:51 AM EDT
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.

May 24th, 6:54 AM EDT
May 24 fishing report from Byron Stout
May 24 fishing report from Byron Stout

Well, finally, it seems like the nonresidents have mostly gone, and the residents have found the time to get going on the fishing. So make yourself a memorable Memorial Day.

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