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4 Bodies Found Inside Burning Mansion Of Former Tennis Star

Officials say firefighters have found three bodies in a burning mansion owned by a former tennis star near Tampa.

CBS Tampa–05/07/2014

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Deputies: Man Faked Burglary At His Own Home To Avoid Going To Work

A Florida man was arrested after local deputies say he staged a fake burglary at his own home in order to avoid going to work.

CBS Tampa–04/02/2014

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Deputies Shoot, Kill Suspect In Brandon

BRANDON, Fla. (AP) — One man is dead following an early-morning altercation with Hillsborough County Sheriff’s deputies in a Brandon neighborhood. Deputies shot Lew Tyree, 41, early Tuesday in a suburb near Tampa. Sheriff’s spokeswoman […]

CBS Tampa–03/04/2014

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Deputies: Man Shot To Death Outside Whole Foods

A man is dead after authorities say he was shot in an altercation with a former Tampa Bay Storm football player behind a Whole Foods Market.

CBS Tampa–10/29/2013

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Former WWE Wrestler Accused Of Fatally Stabbing Woman

Authorities in Florida say a former professional wrestler faces murder charges in the stabbing death of a woman at a Tampa apartment complex.

CBS Tampa–07/25/2013

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House, Debris Over Fla. Sinkhole To Be Removed

The gaping sinkhole that swallowed a man from his Florida home last week could be revealed later Monday when demolition crews knock down the remaining walls and begin clearing away the debris.

03/04/2013

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Hammer Attack In Fla. Trailer Park Leaves 1 Dead

A Tampa-Bay area man who authorities say attacked his neighbor with a hammer has been charged with second degree murder with a weapon.

12/16/2012

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Davis Island Pilot’s Body Found In Helicopter Crash

APOLLO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities have recovered the body of a pilot a day after his helicopter went down in Tampa Bay.

CBS Tampa–12/02/2012

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Helicopter Crash In Apollo Beach Friday

APOLLO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say at least one person is missing after a helicopter went down in Tampa Bay.

CBS Tampa–12/01/2012

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Ceremony For 2 Florida Soldiers Killed In Afghanistan

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — A ceremony and honor escort will be held for two Florida soldiers killed in Afghanistan. Staff Sgt. Ricardo Seija of Tampa and Spc. Clarence Williams III of Brooksville were among six […]

07/16/2012

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