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Recorded call led to arrest in UT studentís slaying
Tampa detectives did not make an arrest for 33 months after Ryan McCall was shot dead Aug. 19, 2009, but a voicemail recording led them to a suspect.
Published on 03/11/13
Plant City man, 82, accused of molesting child
The Plant City Police Department has arrested an 82-year-old man on charges of child molestation.
Published on 02/21/13
Updated on 03/04/13
Polk sheriff seeks two men in Lakeland robbery
Two men believed to be in the Lakeland or Plant City areas are wanted by the Polk County Sheriff's Office for an armed robbery Friday.
Published on 02/18/13
Updated on 03/04/13
14 men arrested in Plant City underage sex sting
Fourteen men, ranging in age from 19 to 56, were arrested over the weekend on various charges after going to Plant City to have sex with youngsters they thought they had met online.
Published on 01/28/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Boy, 6, dies after feeling sick at Ruskin elementary school

A kindergarten student at Cypress Creek Elementary School died Wednesday after he told nurses he wasn't feeling well, investigators said.

Published on 01/23/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Former Latin Kings member gets 20 years in contract killing

Michael A. Garcia brokered a contract killing described by a judge as an "historically cold-blooded offense" – then helped authorities solve the crime.

Published on 01/23/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Sheriff's officials, Carrollwood bar owner to meet after shooting

Commanders with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office plan to meet with owners of Whiskey Park North to discuss ways to curb violence at the Carrollwood bar.

Published on 01/21/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Two injured in shooting at Whiskey Park North in Carrollwood
Two people were shot outside Whiskey Park North Bar in Carrollwood early Sunday morning as hundreds of bar patrons were leaving at closing time, Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies said.
Published on 01/20/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Plant City man, with 33 prior arrests, faces drug, grand theft charges

Make that 34 arrests.

Published on 01/18/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Search on for shoplifters who struck Citrus Park Mall
Two women went on a shoplifting spree at Westfield Citrus Park Mall, and the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office is seeking the public's help in finding them.
Published on 01/17/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Judge denies mistrial in murder trial of former MacDill sergeant
A defense attorney for a former MacDill Air Force Base sergeant accused in two deaths argued for a mistrial this morning because, he said, a prosecutor had portrayed the former sergeant as a liar.
Published on 01/16/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Plant City police seek armed robbery suspect

The Plant City Police Department is seeking a man who robbed a gas station at gunpoint on Tuesday.

Published on 01/16/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Former Hillsborough real estate director admits fraud
Anthony Haynes falsified information on applications for loans to purchase nine lots in Tennessee.
Published on 01/15/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Two men charged in death of teenager found in Thonotosassa ditch
Two men have been charged in the death of a man found in a ditch who was trying to stop a robbery, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office.
Published on 01/14/13
Updated on 03/13/13
Police offer $100,000 reward in disappearance of Sandra Prince

It's been seven years since a wealthy social worker and entrepreneur disappeared from her Temple Terrace home in what has become one of the Tampa Bay area's most mysterious unsolved crimes.

Published on 01/10/13
Updated on 03/13/13