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Saturday, Nov 22, 2014

Crime & Courts

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
Statement from FSU president regarding campus shooting

Statement from FSU president regarding campus shooting

MESSAGE FROM UNIVERSITY PRESIDENT JOHN THRASHER REGARDING CAMPUS SHOOTING
Published: 11/20/14

Pet cat dies in Gibsonton house fire

Two adults were displaced from their home and a cat died after a fire started tonight in a back bedroom of a Gibsonton home, Hillsborough County Fire Rescue said.
Published: 11/19/14
Pasco fire crews battle blaze on carnival train

Pasco fire crews battle blaze on carnival train

Pasco County Fire Rescue personnel put out a blaze on a carnival train this afternoon in Lacoochee.
Published: 11/19/14
Setting trial date for movie theater shooting suspect delayed again

Setting trial date for movie theater shooting suspect delayed again

DADE CITY — Setting a trial date for accused movie-theater shooter Curtis Reeves Jr. is being put off once again.
Published: 11/19/14
Deaf Tampa man loses bid for early parole in murder

Deaf Tampa man loses bid for early parole in murder

TALLAHASSEE — Despite his claim of innocence, a deaf Tampa man serving life for his role in a 1981 murder at an East Fowler Avenue motel won’t be eligible for parole for another 11 years.
Published: 11/19/14

Wal-Mart robbery suspects arrested at Clearwater strip club

Clearwater police arrested two men late Tuesday, both accused of robbing a Wal-Mart twice within a week.
Published: 11/19/14
Former Hillsborough teacher arrested on child porn charges

Former Hillsborough teacher arrested on child porn charges

A Hillsborough County public school peer evaluator was arrested Wednesday on seven counts of possessing child pornography. None of the images found on the iPod of David Giberson were of school children within the district, officials said, and they al...
Published: 11/19/14
Deputies: Tampa man lured Missouri boy, 15, he met online

Deputies: Tampa man lured Missouri boy, 15, he met online

A Tampa man was arrested Tuesday after deputies say he had inappropriate sexual contact with a 15-year-old Missouri boy who he lured to Tampa after meeting him online.
Published: 11/19/14
Bicyclist arrested at Taco Bell after tussle with police

Bicyclist arrested at Taco Bell after tussle with police

Employees at a Volusia County Taco Bell wouldn’t serve a 33-year-old intoxicated man early Sunday because he was on a bicycle in the drive-thru lane, authorities said.
Published: 11/19/14