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Monday, Nov 24, 2014

Crime & Courts

FSU gunman felt 'targeted,' was in 'state of crisis'

FSU gunman felt 'targeted,' was in 'state of crisis'

TALLAHASSEE — Something in Myron De'Shawn May snapped, turning the “quiet young man” into yet another campus shooter.
Published: 11/20/14
Updated: 11/21/14

Fort Myers teen accused of threats to ‘shoot up’ school

A Fort Myers teenager is accused of making threats on Instagram to “shoot up” a school.
Published: 11/21/14
FSU student: Books in backpack stopped gunman’s bullet

FSU student: Books in backpack stopped gunman’s bullet

Jason Derfuss, a 21-year-old humanities student a Florida State University, can thank his backpack full of books for saving his life.
Published: 11/20/14
Updated: 11/21/14

Clearwater police investigating fatal motorcycle crash

Clearwater Police Department detectives are investigating whether a motorcycle crash on Thursday that left a motorcyclist dead involved another vehicle.
Published: 11/20/14
Suspect sought in Temple Terrace 7-Eleven robbery

Suspect sought in Temple Terrace 7-Eleven robbery

Temple Terrace police are looking for a man who robbed a 7-Eleven store at gunpoint early today.
Published: 11/20/14
Deputies: Man in photo stole $800 in jeans from Brandon mall

Deputies: Man in photo stole $800 in jeans from Brandon mall

Hillsborough County sheriff’s deputies are searching for a suspect they say shoplifted $800 worth of jeans from the Macy’s at the Westfield Brandon mall.
Published: 11/20/14
Pasco detectives arrest serial rape suspect

Pasco detectives arrest serial rape suspect

NEW PORT RICHEY — A Holiday man faces sexual battery and other charges after he invited prostitutes into his vehicle, claimed he was a law enforcement officer, then raped them, the Pasco County Sheriff’s Office reported....
Published: 11/20/14
Two arrested in vehicle sale scheme, Pinellas deputies say

Two arrested in vehicle sale scheme, Pinellas deputies say

Two people have been arrested in a fraudulent vehicle sale scheme and a third suspect is being sought, the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office said.
Published: 11/20/14

Florida State shooting: Officials’ reaction

Reaction from officials and others to the shooting early Thursday at a Florida State University library. A gunman, identified as Myron May, opened fire, sending hundreds of students who had been up all night studying for exams scrambling for cover in...
Published: 11/20/14

Winter Springs High students accused in gang rape

Six students at Winter Springs High School were arrested on campus Wednesday, accused of raping a 16-year-old girl, who recorded the attack on video.
Published: 11/20/14