A preliminary investigation supports a father’s account of shooting and killing a dog that bit his 11-year-old son in order to recover the boy’s severed pinky, a Manatee County Sheriff’s report said.
Deputies are searching for a Bradenton man who is missing, along with his 16-foot boat Stump Knocker.
A school bus driver was cited after authorities say he collided with a fire truck in Manatee County.
Parents are infuriated over a Florida school district’s decision to issue only a verbal warning to a teacher who described a student as the “evolutionary link between orangutans and humans” on Facebook.
A Bradenton woman has pleaded guilty in federal court to sex trafficking of minors, recruiting four underage girls to work as prostitutes and promoting the business by taking sexually explicit photos of the girls and posting them on the Internet.
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a severed leg that washed ashore two days after Christmas in St. Petersburg is that of a missing Bradenton woman. The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office reports that the […]
BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — The Florida Highway Patrol is looking for three drivers who ran over a man’s legs after he had already been struck by a vehicle along a Tampa Bay area highway.