A six-hour standoff in Sarasota has ended with a man dead. It all stems from an attempt to serve him with a warrant. The sheriff’s office says the SWAT team has entered a home on Silk Oak Drive and found him dead. After deputies made contact at the house earlier this morning, a woman left […]
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Preparations continue for 4th Fest in Punta Gorda. It runs all day next Monday and starts at 11 o’clock. The event takes place at Laishley Park and Fishermen’s Village. Fireworks start at 9 o’clock that night.
A potential robber carried a baseball bat as he broke into a North Port home last Thursday. He got the surprise of his life. A man inside the house put him in a bear hug, and that man’s wife grabbed the bat and beat him. Authorities say 33-year-old Noah Dassat of Santa Cruz, Calif. ran […]
The funeral took place yesterday for a Cape Coral man who died in a hit-and-run. Eighteen-year-old Adam King rode his motorcycle last week as a white pickup hit him on Colonial Boulevard. Police have found the vehicle, but not the driver. An anonymous donor paid for King’s funeral.
Florida could experience some blowback following the Supreme Court ruling on abortions in Texas. Governor Scott signed a law this year that required doctors in abortion clinics to have hospital admitting privileges. The Supreme Court has found a Texas law with a similar provision unconstitutional.