TALLAHSSEE Emanuel Collazo Adorno was sentenced to 7 years in prison for Burglary of a Dwelling, Grand Theft from a Dwelling, and Possession of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon. He was sentenced as a Habitual Felony Offender. The crime happened in Lehigh Acres in June 2019. A family was just arriving home in the…Details
FORT MYERS Fort Myers Police Department continues to search for and investigate the suspicious disappearance of 78-year-old Porter Taylor Albert Friday, who we now know was last seen at a Big Lots in North Fort Myers nine days ago, Jan. 15. A surveillance image FMPD shared shows Albert at the store along Cleveland Avenue. Some…Details
FORT MYERS A small child has died after she was hit by a vehicle near Ballard Road and Heiman Avenue in Fort Myers. The girl was trauma alerted to Lee Memorial Hospital following the incident, according to the Lee County Sheriff’s Office. A family member said she later died from her injuries. Several LCSO vehicles…Details
CAPE CORAL A big “thank you” to a good Samaritan who helped save the lives of four people. Police say a man chased four people after he yelled at them at Rusty’s Bar Thursday night. The fight ended with a car crash and that good Samaritan opened fire. Henry Lesniak Jr. Photo via LCSO Investigators…Details
FORT MYERS The impeachment of President Donald Trump is proving to be a history teaching tool. All-day, people watched as the Senate begins to decide if he should be removed from office. A group of Southwest Florida students are in the room, watching as senators make their arguments. A big moment in history plastered across…Details
BONITA SPRINGS The place where a family once called home in Bonita Springs is now nothing but charred remnants, scorched rubble and reminders of what used to be there after a fire on Thursday. In the days following the fire, what was left was stolen. Carol Bloom said she and her boyfriend, Pete, got their…Details
FORT MYERS Nicole Lacasse is inspired by “warriors” like her son Kasen, 11, who lives every day managing their Type 1 Diabetes. “What these warriors do, what they go through every day of their life, it’s amazing to see,” Lacasse said. She said when her son was diagnosed with the chronic condition in November of…Details
The St. Louis circuit attorney claims she’s facing a racist conspiracy.
Michael Thompson, 68, has been in prison since 1996 for selling weed to an informant. Guns were also found in his home after his arrest.
CAPE CORAL Cape Coral police say they are searching for suspects who used stolen credit cards at Lowe’s to purchase over $500 worth of merchandise. According to CCPD, on Jan 9, the two suspects entered a Lowe’s store with a stolen credit card and made a purchase for over $500 on the card. They appear…Details