The ex-Punta Gorda police officer who fatally shot a 73-year-old woman during a citizens training exercise will not face any jail time. Lee Coel will instead plead no contest to second degree manslaughter and... Read More.
Fort Myers Police are investigating after someone died in a Publix parking lot. The investigation is taking place at the grocery store at the corner of Summerlin Road and Colonial Boulevard. The police department... Read More.
Officials are now offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to the cause of death of a 19-year old Charlotte County man. The body of Gage Jackson was found floating in Prairie Creek back... Read More.
Police in Nokomis continue to conduct a death investigation after a woman was found dead inside a home. Police were called to the house in the 500 block of Rousseau Drive late last week.... Read More.
A two-year-old boy allegedly drowned in his family’s backyard pool earlier today. Around 11:30 a.m. North Port Police say the incident was located in the 2500 block of Beaver Terrace. Police say the child... Read More.
A convicted killer in Florida who authorities say targeted gay men is scheduled to be executed later this summer. Gov. Ron DeSantis signed a death warrant Tuesday for 57-year-old Gary Ray Bowles. The execution... Read More.
A woman who was initially charged with second degree murder following a domestic incident in Port Charlotte last November will not face jail time after pleading guilty to a lesser charge. Deputies responded to... Read More.