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Tuesday, Sep 01, 2015

Crime & Courts

Pedestrian hit by car, dies on U.S.19 in Palm Harbor

A 42-year-old man was struck by a car and killed as he walked across U.S. 19 in Palm Harbor late Monday, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
Published: 09/01/15

Police: Tampa man fatally stabbed during dispute with neighbor

A dispute between two apartment neighbors turned violent late Monday, with one fatally stabbing the other, Tampa police said.
Published: 09/01/15
Pair accused of pointing laser at Tampa police helicopter

Pair accused of pointing laser at Tampa police helicopter

A Tampa man and woman accused of shining a green laser into the cockpit of a Tampa police helicopter were arrested late Monday.
Published: 09/01/15
Prosecutor: Defendant in Avila double homicide killed with a purpose

Prosecutor: Defendant in Avila double homicide killed with a purpose

TAMPA — The murders of Debra and Hector Rivera were personal, a prosecutor said Monday, and the killer had a purpose.
Published: 08/31/15
Pro wrestler Bram Render choked girlfriend during fight in Gulfport, police say

Pro wrestler Bram Render choked girlfriend during fight in Gulfport, police say

A professional wrestler with TNA Impact Wrestling faces domestic battery charges after police say he choked his girlfriend during an argument this morning in their Gulfport home.
Published: 08/31/15

Rapper Kevin Gates kicks woman during Lakeland concert, police say

Lakeland police are investigating rapper Kevin Gates after they say he kicked a woman in the stomach during a concert on Friday night.
Published: 08/31/15

Deputies investigating homicide at Wimauma cemetery

Hillsborough deputies are investigating a homicide after a man’s body was found at a Wimauma cemetery.
Published: 08/31/15

$3,000 reward offered in Pasco shooting that injured woman

Crimestoppers is offering a $3,000 reward for information that leads to an arrest in a shooting that injured a woman Saturday in Holiday.
Published: 08/31/15

Video: Deputies searching for women who shoplifted from Brandon Macy’s

Hillsborough deputies are looking for two women who stole $429 in merchandise from Macy’s at Brandon Town Center mall on Aug. 15.
Published: 08/31/15
DUI suspect rams deputy vehicle in Gibsonton

DUI suspect rams deputy vehicle in Gibsonton

A Gibsonton woman faces charges after Hillsborough County deputies say she was drunk when she struck a parked deputy’s vehicle from behind on U.S. 301 on Friday night.
Published: 08/31/15