Ocala, Fla. - Prosecutors said they plan to seek the death penalty against Michael Bargo, an 18-year-old accused of being the leader of a youth group that planned and killed Seath Tyler Jackson. Mugshot of Michael Bargo from Marion County Jail For reasons not clear, a group of teens decided they hated...
Satellite Beach, Fla. The Coast Guard is searching for a missing boater off the Brevard County Coast after it failed to return on Sunday night. According to the Coast Guard, friends of Lloyd Chamberlain, 38, from Merritt Island called to report their missing friend around 10 p.m. on Sunday night. The...
Orlando, Fla. The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting of a man outside of a strip club early Monday morning. The shooting at La Palace Gentlemen’s Club off Orange Blossom Trail happened around 2:30 a.m. Deputies say that at 38-year-old man was shot in the lower leg. He was taken...
Tropical Storm Debbie is the fourth named storm in the Gulf of Mexico so far, in the 2012 hurricane season, making this year the busiest on record for June. The National Hurricane Center, NHC, issued its most recent advisory at 5 pm saying the storm was located at 26.2N, 87.6W...
Robert Biel of Brevard County has been sentenced to one year in state prison for having junk in his yard. A judge ordered the sentence because Biel had been on probation for having junk in his yard and failed to clean it up. What's controversial is what qualifies as junk....
Orlando, Fla. - The FBI and other authorities that were part of the takedown of the 10 American Front members over the last couple days say the group is alleged to have been making ricin, which is considered a chemical weapon of mass destruction. An informant that had been planted in...
Tallahassee, Fla. - In a shocking revelation, the Florida DMV has sold its records including Name, Address, Date of Birth, Vehicle Info, Insurance Company, along with any other personal information about drivers in Florida to private data-mining companies for $63 million. Those companies, in turn, sell that info to marketers,...
West Palm Beach, Fla - South Florida Immigration and Customs Enforcement, ICE, officially charged in Child Pornography. 50-year-old Anthony Mangione will be released on a $75,000 bond and will be required to have electronic ankle monitoring, be required to adhere to a 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew, and undergo...
Melbourne, Fla. The Melbourne Police Department is investigating what happened that lead to the death of the woman who was a finalist for the 2016 Teacher of the Year. Sandra Cook, a math teacher at Rockledge High School was found dead in her home on Monday morning. The body of her...
Miami, Fla. The Florida Department of Health announced on Tuesday that there have been six cases of Zika virus in Florida from people traveling outside of the country. DOH officials said that none of the diagnosed cases involved pregnant women. Zika virus is known to cause children to be born with...