Hillsborough School Board Discusses Child Trauma/Mental Health IssuesThe Hillsborough County School Board met on Tuesday to discuss multiple topics including student trauma and mental health issues and possibly focusing tax dollars toward these issues.
Investigation: Suspect Dies In Custody Following Suspected BurglaryAt 3:10 pm on Friday, July 17, deputies were called to the Waffle House located at 11244 E M.L.K. Jr Blvd in Seffner for a report of a suspect burglarizing vehicles.
Seffner Structural Fire Sends 1 Firefighter To Hospital With Heat ExhaustionFirefighters arrived to a single family residential house with the garage fully involved with two vehicles in the garage and a truck just outside that was 50% involved. All residents made it out of the home. One firefighter was transported to the hospital with heat exhaustion.
Sheriff Grady Judd: Cock-Fighting Event Included Small Child In Presence Of Cocaine And FirearmsAll 14 suspects were transported to the Polk County Jail in Bartow. The child was turned over to his parents, who are neighbors and were not present at the event.