Articles tagged with: Florida

16 September 2014

Trucker arrested on child sex abuse charges; more victims feared

Posted in Local

Milwaukee, Ore. – (KGW News) A truck driver suspected of abusing several children was arrested in Florida and brought back to Oregon to face charges. Little John Patrick Marcus, 40, was apprehende ...

11 September 2014

Gruesome find: 50 frozen cats

Posted in U.S. & World News

Suburban Lake Palm Worth, Fla. --- (WPTV)  Sheriff's deputies serving a search warrant at a suburban Lake Worth, Florida home made an unusual discovery Wednesday.After seizing a computer and arrest ...

05 September 2014

"Shame suit" angers parents

Posted in U.S. & World News

Orange Park, Fla. --- (WTLV)  An Orange Park, Florida mother claims Oakleaf High School forced her daughter to swap her too-short skirt for what she calls a "shame suit." On the third day of school ...

03 September 2014

No ketchup allowed

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fort Myers, Fla. --- (WBBH)  A popular Fort Myers, Florida restaurant has taken ketchup off the menu.Chef and owner Xavier Duclos says he simply won't allow the condiment in his kitchen or dining r ...

20 August 2014

"I'm just doing my job"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fort Myers, Fla. --- (WBBH) A Fort Myers, Florida police officer went above and beyond the call of duty to help a wheelchair bound man stranded in a pounding rain storm, and it was all caught on a d ...

28 July 2014

Pregnant Florida woman killed while admiring gun collection

Posted in U.S. & World News

Hernando County, Fla. --- (NBC News) A five-month pregnant woman died after she was shot in the head while admiring a friend's gun collection, Hernando County authorities said Sunday. The Citrus Cou ...

28 July 2014

2 Florida girls arrested for torturing rare tortoise

Posted in U.S. & World News

Orange Park, Fla. --- (NBC News) Two teen girls accused of lighting a threatened gopher tortoise on fire and stomping it to death in a videotaped incident have been arrested, authorities said Friday ...

22 July 2014

"My immediate feeling was to kill him"

Posted in U.S. & World News

Fla. --- (WESH)  The father of an 11-year-old Florida boy who was allegedly raped at the hands of a close family friend says he did what he had to do after walking in on it.The father beat the susp ...

18 July 2014

Florida father beats accused child abuser

Posted in U.S. & World News

Daytona Beach, Fla. --- (NBC News) Daytona Beach father beat an 18-year-old man unconscious after finding him sexually abusing his 11-year-old son early Friday morning, police said.The father called ...

11 July 2014

Woman publicly shamed for stealing from Walmart

Posted in U.S. & World News

Starke, Fla. -- (KGW News) A woman was ordered by a judge to hold a sign telling the world she stole from a local merchant as part of her punishment.Deputies say 21-year-old Tia Grissett and 23-year ...