Crime

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Authorities: Florida Deputies Shoot, Kill Sword-Wielding Man Who Attacked Them

Authorities say deputies in the Florida Panhandle fatally shot a man brandishing a samurai sword who wounded a deputy as officers tried to take him into custody.

04/10/2015

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Police: Florida Baby Chokes On Cigarette Butt While Mom Drinks At Bar

A Florida mom was arrested after her 1-year-old child choked on a cigarette butt in her home while she went out drinking.

04/02/2015

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College Student Bites Hamster’s Head Off While On Spring Break In Florida

People are outraged and sickened after a video went viral of a college student biting off a hamster’s head while partying on spring break in Florida.

04/01/2015

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Police: Florida Mom Finds Naked Burglar In Bed With 10-Year-Old Son

A Tampa man has been arrested after a woman found him naked in a bed with her 10 year-old son.

03/31/2015

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Florida Medical Examiner: 22-Day-Old Baby Girl Starved To Death

A baby who was found dead in her car seat in a Florida restaurant parking lot had lost more than one-third of her body weight in the 22 days since she was born, a medical examiner testified Friday.

03/27/2015

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Police: High School Student Says In Bomb Threat He’s ‘ISIS Member’

A 17-year-old Leesburg High School student was arrested after deputies say he left a note in a classroom threatening to blow up the school.

03/27/2015

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Florida Sheriff: 12-Year-Old Boy Kills Brother And Self During Argument

A 12-year-old boy was cooking with his older brother when an argument erupted, and the boy shot his 6-year-old brother to death, wounded his older brother in the leg and killed himself, a sheriff said Thursday.

03/26/2015

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1 of 5 Students Pleads Guilty In Florida Gang Rape Case

The student was one of five football players charged with the attack. He was charged as a juvenile, along with two others.

03/17/2015

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Akron Pooper: Gets Start In Tampa?💩

Police confirm at least 19 vehicles fell victim to his deplorable deuces

03/12/2015

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Hotline Ignored Calls On Girl Thrown Over Bridge By Dad

Just 12 hours before a man fatally threw his 5-year-old daughter off a Tampa Bay bridge last month, his own attorney called the state’s child abuse hotline, warning that John Jonchuck was suffering from mental delusions.

02/09/2015