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Florida man allegedly killed elderly mother on her 78th birthday, covered her body with blanket
KEYSTONE, Fla. (TCD) -- Deputies arrested a 53-year-old man after he allegedly shot and killed his elderly mother on her birthday this week. On Tuesday, Feb. 20, shortly after 7 p.m., the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office conducted a welfare check on 78-year-old Joanne Turrell in the 16000 block of Colwood Drive.
Firefighter who made racism allegations fired by City of Tampa
The concerns from that incident, and others, sparked a Tampa Police Department (TPD) investigation that has finally been released months later.
19-year-old, 20-year-old killed in crash near University of South Florida
A 19-year-old and a 20-year-old were killed in a crash Monday night near the University of South Florida, according to the Tampa Police Department.
One taken to hospital after two cars catch fire in Tampa: Firefighters
TAMPA, Fla. - One person was taken to the hospital Wednesday after two cars caught on fire in Tampa, according to fire crews. Tampa Fire Rescue said both vehicles caught on fire on Himes Avenue near the I-275 overpass. The person was taken to the hospital out of an abundance...
VIDEO: Girl Scout cookie stand robbed outside Walmart
Girl Scout cookies bring joy to millions of Americans each year, and it's even more joyful seeing the Girl Scout troops smile when you purchase a box...or four.
2 dogs dead in Hillsborough County house fire
Authorities say 2 other dogs were rescued, as well as 2 adults.
This Tampa Teacher Did WHAT To This Little Autistic Boy?!
A behavior support teacher is out of a job after being arrested for allegedly assaulting a young student. Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office say 39-year-old Prechae Rodriguez, a teacher at Eisenhower Exceptional Center, was arrested Monday. They said on Feb. 8, a 9-year-old nonverbal, autistic child was walking out of the gym with Rodriguez and slapped the teacher with his hand. In response, police claim Rodriguez didn’t reprimand him or send him to the principal’s office but instead punched the student in the face, hard enough that the little boy fell to the ground.
23-year-old Tampa man dies in I-75 crash near North Port
Northbound lanes of Interstate 75 are closed Tuesday night near North Port due to a deadly crash, according to North Port Police.
Man killed in Interstate 75 wreck
NORTH PORT — A Tampa resident was killed in a late Tuesday crash along Interstate 75.
Tampa weather | cold morning turns into mild warmup on Feb. 21, 2024
Brace for a Tampa temperature twist! From a chilly 40-degree morning to a forecasted 70-degree high, today's weather promises a stunning day with a mild finish. As we inch towards spring, expect a brief shower Friday and a warming trend next week, potentially hitting 80 degrees. Winter gear to shorts in hours!
Gabby Petito's Family Settles With Laundries, Ends Lawsuit
VENICE, FL -- There's a report that the family of Gabby Petito has reached a civil settlement with the family of Brian Laundrie and their attorney during mediation. News Channel 8 in Tampa quotes a statement from Petito's family saying that all parties "reluctantly agreed" to a settlement to avoid prolonged legal conflict and "close this chapter of our lives." Terms are undisclosed.
Hillsborough County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 1700 Incidents and 60 Crime Stories
Hillsborough County Feb 20 Weekly Crime Report: 1700 Incidents and 60 Crime Stories. During the last week, Hillsborough County recorded a total of 1700 crime incidents. The most frequent type of crime was classified as 'Other', accounting for 359 cases, followed by 'Suspicious Situation' and 'Disturbance', with 284 and 243 cases respectively. 'Trespass', 'Theft', and 'Hit & Run' were also significant contributors to the crime total, with 162, 157, and 97 cases. More serious crimes such as 'Assault' and 'Burglary' were reported 91 and 62 times, respectively. Meanwhile, 'Argument' led to 89 incidents, and 'Arrest' was reported 68 times. Less frequent but still concerning were 'Domestic Related' incidents, 'Vandalism', 'Robbery', and 'Shooting', with 55, 19, 8, and 6 cases respectively. These figures are a stark reminder of the need for continued vigilance and proactive measures to ensure the safety and security of the place.
Mothers try to raise awareness after losing children to fentanyl
NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) — Several family members who have lost loved ones due to fentanyl are advocating and trying to raise awareness of the dangers. It’s one of the most pressing issues facing law enforcement agencies nationwide. According to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, from January to June 2022 more than 3,000 […]
‘He’s only 36 years old’: Hillsborough sheriff’s detective recovers from 2nd heart attack while daughter is in NICU
Heather said doctors are evaluating Robert for a heart transplant now, though she's holding out hope his heart can beat on its own, or possibly with a pacemaker. Currently, he has a machine pumping his blood for him.
Search Underway For Missing 16-Year-Old, Last Seen In St. Petersburg
PINELLAS COUNTY – Detectives assigned to the Crimes Against Children Unit are seeking the public’s...
Enjoy a cup of joe at this hidden Gem of Tampa Bay
It is named Jet City Espresso and Owner Jessica Conlan has been serving fresh coffee out of the home for almost 14 years.
The Best Tampa Restaurants For A Great Birthday Dinner
Looking to treat yourself on your birthday? What’s better than a great meal at a place where the staff will treat you as the star of the show? Whether you want to go with a big group of friends or just a small get-together, these Tampa restaurants are great options for a birthday celebration.
Arrest Made in Deadly Riverview Road Rage
Titusville, FL - In a significant development following a fatal road rage incident in Riverview on January 16, 2024, the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office announced the arrest of 20-year-old Jorge Ramirez. The incident, which escalated beyond a mere traffic altercation, resulted in death, prompting law enforcement to take swift action.
Florida AG raises alarm on 'check cooking' after Tampa arrest
TAMPA, Fla. - Crooks are using technology to get a hand on your hard-earned money. It’s called "check cooking" and Florida’s Attorney General Ashley Moody issued a consumer alert Tuesday to warn Floridians about the dangers after a Tampa man was arrested for doing it. In Hillsborough County,...
Dogs jump in stranger’s car — and won’t budge, Florida cops say. ‘Holding my car hostage’
“OMG this will forever be my nightmare.”