Florida Couple Arrested After Beastiality Investigation in East Lee CountyLilly RocheNewsBreak Contributor
Surge in FHA Delinquencies: A Warning Sign for the Housing Market?Mr Mortgage Radio - Mortgage & Housing NewsNewsBreak Contributor
A Longtime FL "Gourmet," "Dive Bar" Closed Due To Lease Issues. It Will Reopen Under New OwnershipL. CaneNewsBreak Contributor
A popular gourmet dive bar in Florida closed because of lease issues but will reopen with new ownerS.BrownNewsBreak Contributor
Easy Solution for Junk Car Removal Services in Fort Myers, FLRiley CamilaNewsBreak Contributor
Fort Myers woman accused of shooting man in the back
A Fort Myers woman is facing felony and misdemeanor charges, including aggravated battery with a deadly weapon, after police said she shot a man in the back. According to the Fort Myers Police Department, authorities were sent to the Fort Myers scene of an alleged assault, leading to the arrest of 28-year-old Rachel Robinson on Thursday.
Epicurean Delights: 3 Japanese Dining Destinations in Fort Myers
In this article, we will be exploring three exquisite Japanese restaurants located in Fort Myers. Have you had the pleasure of dining at any of these establishments yet? If yes, we would love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below.
North Fort Myers Feb 21 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, North Fort Myers witnessed a total of 26 crime cases. The most common crime was Disturbance, accounting for nearly half of the cases with 12 incidents. Theft and Burglary followed with 6 and 5 cases respectively. More severe crimes such as Assault and Shooting were less frequent, with 2 and 1 cases reported respectively. It's noteworthy that despite the lower frequency, the impact of such severe crimes is profound and can significantly affect the sense of safety within the place. The crime data suggests that efforts to maintain peace and order in North Fort Myers need to be intensified, especially focusing on curbing disturbances and thefts, while not undermining the severity of assaults and shootings.
Man suspected of taking over $900 from Fort Myers Days Inn register caught on camera
Authorities are asking the public to help identify a man in Fort Myers for taking hundreds of dollars from a hotel register. According to Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers, the suspect took $907 from the cash drawer of a Fort Myers Days Inn on South Cleveland Avenue. After noticing the clerk...
Florida Couple Arrested After Beastiality Investigation in East Lee County
In a shocking and deeply disturbing turn of events, a married couple from North Fort Myers, East Lee County, has been arrested following an investigation into allegations of bestiality. "I am disgusted by the actions of these two East Lee County residents. I will not tolerate any kind of abuse in Lee County," said Sheriff Carmine Marceno. "I stand by my guarantee to protect those who cannot protect themselves, and put criminals behind bars."
The Great Food Truck Race films season finale in downtown Fort Myers
The popular Food Network television show “The Great Food Truck Race” is filming its season finale in downtown Fort Myers. The television series follows nine food truck businesses as they compete against one another for the grand prize of best food truck. The show is filming its 17th...
Dangerous SWFL road getting safety improvements
This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser. No compatible source was found for this media. Session ID: 2024-02-21:69ceabd3a20d539877427778 Player Element ID: 6347283631112. The problem with Palm Beach Boulevard is that there’s more than one. “In the morning, it can get pretty nasty. You got a...
Most Wanted Wednesday: Southwest Florida’s most wanted suspects for February 21, 2024
This weekly Most Wanted Wednesday WINK News segment features fugitives from justice in Southwest Florida. This is your chance to help the community with the tip that gets these people off the street. These suspects need to be found – and if you can help, you could earn a cash reward of up to $3,000.
Fort Myers police search for truck involved in deadly hit-and-run
The Fort Myers Police Department is searching for one of two vehicles involved in a hit-and-run that resulted in a pedestrian fatality. The crash occurred in the westbound lanes of Palm Beach Boulevard, just West of Veronica Shoemaker Boulevard, on Monday at approximately 2:08 a.m. Police are seeking information on...
Burglar caught on surveillance camera in North Fort Myers
This video is either unavailable or not supported in this browser. No compatible source was found for this media. Session ID: 2024-02-20:a14bb054d773337deb54fb39 Player Element ID: 6347266872112. Police are looking to identify a man believed to be involved in several home burglaries. The man was caught on camera at the Buccaneer...
Seashell hunt turns creepy when woman finds human jawbone on beach, Florida cops say
It still held a tooth, photos show.
Police on scene at Treeline Avenue due to a water main break
The Fort Myers Police Department is currently on scene on Treeline Avenue for a water main break. The northbound lanes of Treeline Avenue will be closed from 10900 Treeline to Colonial Boulevard.
Lee County man arrested for plotting to kill deputy
A man has been arrested in connection with a murder-for-hire plot to kill a deputy. The Lee County Sheriff’s office said Zachary Human asked someone to find a deputy’s home address and shoot him dead. The murder was supposed to happen as Human was facing criminal charges on...
13 Lee County restaurants, food trucks get perfect scores; 19 fail inspection
You can use the database to search by county or by restaurant name. Florida's restaurant owners are not required to post restaurant inspection results where guests can see them. So every week, we provide that information for you. For a complete list of local restaurant inspections, including violations not requiring...
Pursuit of Hodges University as potential City Hall paused
Following Fort Myers City Council’s discussion in January about the potential purchase of the Hodges University property for the site of a new City Hall, City Manager Marty Lawing said Feb. 20 he was informed the property was under contract with another buyer. The city will not move forward...
Study projects Charlotte County to add 37,000 residents by 2030
PORT CHARLOTTE — By 2023, Charlotte County may have reached a milestone: a population of 200,000.
A Taste of Italy in Florida: 6 Exceptional Italian Restaurants in Fort Myers
In this article, we're exploring six delightful Italian restaurants in Fort Myers. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these locations yet? If so, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please share your experiences in the comments section below:
Health care in the comfort of your own home
Health care for non-life-threatening conditions is available in the place where you feel most comfortable — your home, thanks to Lee Health’s partnership with DispatchHealth. A great option, especially during this busy season when Lee Health is seeing more patients in our hospital emergency departments, DispatchHealth brings convenient, affordable, same-day medical care to your home.
Lee County Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report: 191 Incidents and 38 Crime Stories
Lee County Feb 19 Weekly Crime Report: 191 Incidents and 38 Crime Stories. During the last week, Lee County experienced a surge in crime activity, with a total of 191 reported cases. The most common type of crime was 'Disturbance', which accounted for 108 cases, making up more than half of the total number. This was followed by 'Assault' with 31 cases, 'Theft' with 24 cases, and 'Burglary' with 13 cases. The number of more severe crimes like 'Shooting' was relatively lower, with 8 reported cases. Other types of crime included 'Arrest', 'Other', and 'Domestic Related' incidents, each amounting to less than 5 cases. These statistics highlight an urgent need for effective preventive measures and community vigilance to curb the prevalent disturbances and violent crimes in the place.
Cape Coral fentanyl trafficking arrest blocks from police headquarters
Early Tuesday morning, Cape Coral Police officers were called to the 1400 block of SE 6th Avenue in Cape Coral where officers say they found two people in a stolen car, and in possession of fentanyl.