Crime

Packages of cocaine are displayed to the press in Turbo, department of Antioquia, Colombia, on May 18, 2014. (credit: DIANA SANCHEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Authorities: Fla. Woman Flying From Jamaica Hid Cocaine Package In Vagina

Authorities say a woman admitted to hiding cocaine in her vagina after flying from Jamaica to Florida.

CBS Tampa–10/29/2014

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Florida Man Arrested Wearing ‘Go Directly To Jail’ Monopoly T-Shirt

A man in Florida was arrested on Tuesday while wearing a Monopoly board game t-shirt that ultimately described his own fate: “Go directly to jail.”

CBS Tampa–10/29/2014

File photo of a jail cell. (Photo by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Police: Man Tries To Steal TV From Walmart To Watch ‘Dukes Of Hazzard’

Deputies from the Marion County Sheriff’s Office say a man tried to steal a television from Walmart because he wanted to watch the “Dukes of Hazzard.”

CBS Tampa–10/29/2014

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Hazing Trial Starts For 1 FAMU Band Member

A judge has postponed the cases of three of the four remaining defendants facing charges in the death of a Florida A&M drum major.

CBS Tampa–10/27/2014

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Deputies: 500-Pound Man Resisted Arrest By Sitting On Ground, Was Too Big To Put In Patrol Car

Authorities say a 500-pound man resisted arrest by sitting on the ground and making officers drag him out of the house.

CBS Tampa–10/22/2014

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Police: Woman Sets Boyfriend On Fire After Night Of Drinking

Police say a Clearwater woman set her boyfriend on fire during an argument after a night of drinking.

CBS Tampa–10/22/2014

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Sarasota Homeowner Fatally Shoots Intruder

SARASOTA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a resident shot and killed an intruder who broke into his Sarasota home. The Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office reports that 36-year-old Christopher Bane fatally shot 22-year-old Calvin Yoder shortly […]

CBS Tampa–10/21/2014

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Man Accused Of Killing 4 Pleads Not Guilty

A man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend, her parents and her new boyfriend and leaving their bodies in a field waived his right to a speedy trial and pleaded not guilty in a Florida court.

CBS Tampa–10/20/2014

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Woman Allegedly Attacked Boyfriend In Fight Over Blanket

Police arrested a woman for allegedly attacking her boyfriend during a fight over a blanket.

CBS Tampa–10/20/2014

Police: Florida Homeless Man Arrested For Stealing Toilet Parts From Public Restrooms  (credit: PHILIPPE LOPEZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Police: Florida Homeless Man Arrested For Stealing Toilet Parts From Public Restrooms

Police say they’ve flushed out a man accused of stealing the handles and pipes of toilets in parks and restaurant restrooms around a Florida city.

CBS Tampa–10/17/2014

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