File photo of the sun in the sky. (Photo by CARSTEN REHDER/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Claims To Be ‘The Sun’ In Disguise During Robbery

A man claimed to be the sun when he was caught robbing a home last Thursday.


Booking photo of Lance Tomberin.  (credit: Leon County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged With Using Cattle Prod In Robbery

Authorities say they’ve arrested a Florida Panhandle man who unsuccessfully tried to rob a convenience store with a cattle prod.


File photo of a gavel. (Credit:  Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

North Florida Pair Sentenced In Fatal 2010 Robbery

PALATKA, Fla. (AP) — A 20-year-old north Florida man has been sentenced to life in prison without parole for his part in the 2010 fatal stabbing of man who resisted being robbed of marijuana and […]

CBS Tampa–01/09/2013

File photo of a sign outside of a Dunkin' Donuts. (Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Man Holds Up Doughnut Shop, Asks Employee For Pen To Write Robbery Note

Last Thursday night, a man reportedly walked into a local Dunkin’ Donuts and asked to borrow a pen from an employee – which he then used to draft a note explaining his intention to rob the store.


File photo of a Dunkin' Donuts location. (Credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Father ID’s Son For Stealing A Woman’s Wallet At Dunkin Donuts

Police say a man identified his 21-year-old son as the person who stole a woman’s wallet while waiting in line at a Boynton Beach Dunkin Donuts.


File photo of a man using an ATM. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)

2 Fla. Men Arrested After Hauling Away ATM

Hillsborough County Sheriff’s deputies arrested two men they say used a front-end loader to driver through an ATM at a Bank of America location and steal the machine with cash and deposits inside.


File photo of police entering a crime scene. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Ex-Fla Tourism Official Wanted In Theft Found Dead

A Florida Panhandle county’s former tourism director was found dead of an apparent drug overdose Friday, a day after being accused of misusing public money sent by BP after the 2010 oil spill to buy a $747,000 home, authorities said.

CBS Tampa–05/04/2012

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Mail Carrier Robbed at Gunpoint in Tampa

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is offering a $50,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of two people who robbed a mail carrier at gunpoint in Tampa. The mail carrier was […]

CBS Tampa–04/26/2012

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Cops: Drunk Man Denied Service, Arrested After Claims Of Thwarting Imaginary Robbery

A man was arrested for driving while intoxicated after he told employees at a local Wendy’s drive-thru that he wanted free food for stopping three imaginary would-be robbers from holding up their restaurant.


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St. Pete Man Beaten and Seriously Injured in Home Invasion

The Pinellas County Sherriff’s Office is investigating a robbery and home invasion that has left a man hospitalized with serious injuries.

CBS Tampa–02/25/2012




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