Friday, Feb 27, 2015

Driver in 2011 Pinellas crash that killed two sentenced to 30 years

CLEARWATER — A man responsible for two deaths on Christmas Day 2011 was sentenced Friday to 30 years in prison and 10 years probation.
Updated: 1 hour ago
Owner wants to restore building damaged in St. Pete cave-in

Owner wants to restore building damaged in St. Pete cave-in

ST. PETERSBURG — A storefront along Central Avenue that partially collapsed after a leaking water main washed out the ground beneath it likely will be repaired rather than demolished, city officials said Friday.
Updated: 2 hours ago
Judge will decide fate of man who killed girlfriend, son

Judge will decide fate of man who killed girlfriend, son

CLEARWATER — Craig Wall isn’t making excuses for stabbing to death his girlfriend, but he said he did not intend to harm his 5-week-old son, who also died.
Updated: 3 hours ago
Several arrested after meth lab found in St. Petersburg

Several arrested after meth lab found in St. Petersburg

Several people were arrested today after deputies found an active meth lab at a house in St. Petersburg.
Updated: 5 hours ago
No injuries in fire at Clearwater upholstery business

No injuries in fire at Clearwater upholstery business

No injuries were reported in a fire this morning at a family-owned Clearwater upholstery business.
Updated: 5 hours ago

Propane cans explode as fire destroys Largo home

Fire investigators were attempting to determine the cause of a massive fire that ravaged a Largo home Friday.
Updated: 6 hours ago

Body of woman found on Indian Rocks Beach identified

Pinellas County deputies have identified the woman whose body was found along the shoreline at Indian Rocks Beach.
Updated: 7 hours ago
St. Petersburg man faces charges in infant son’s beating

St. Petersburg man faces charges in infant son’s beating

A St. Petersburg man faces child abuse charges after police say his 3-month-old son had multiple broken bones and two other children were bruised.
Updated: 9 hours ago
Missing Dunedin man, 66, found safe by deputies

Missing Dunedin man, 66, found safe by deputies

A 66-year-old Dunedin man reported missing Thursday from the Bay Pines veterans hospital has been found, authorities said Friday.
Updated: 14 hours ago
St. Pete building damaged by hole might be saved

St. Pete building damaged by hole might be saved

ST. PETERSBURG — By the time leaders of the Underground church ministry heard there was a water leak at their new location on busy Central Avenue, half their storefront already had collapsed into a 25-foot hole in the ground. ...
Updated: 22 hours ago