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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

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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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Michael Dunn Gets Life In Prison In Loud Music Killing

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — A Florida man convicted of first-degree murder for fatally shooting a teenager in an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store was sentenced Friday to life in prison without […]

CBS Tampa–10/17/2014

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Truck Containing 36,000 Pounds Of Crisco Stolen

A truck containing 18 tons of Crisco sticks headed to a grocery store chain distribution center was stolen in a Florida city.


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Corrections Officer Convicted For Possessing Child Pornography

A former Florida corrections officer has been convicted on several counts of possessing child pornography.

CBS Tampa–10/10/2014


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