June 20

LAUDERHILL, Fla. – A man was pulled from a swimming pool Wednesday morning in Lauderhill, authorities said. Lauderhill Fire Rescue officials originally said they were called to the 8100 block of Northwest 47th Place regarding a child who had drowned. But authorities issued a corrected statement a short time later, saying the victim was a … Read more

June 19

A 72-year-old Florida man was arrested last month after being filmed chasing his neighbor on a tractor during a property dispute, police said. The St. John’s County Sheriff’s Office told News4JAX that on June 19, Howell Lamar Morris of St. Augustine was charged with aggravated assault with deadly weapons with no intent to kill. A … Read more

June 18

MELBOURNE, Florida – Edward Kidd covered 13,332 miles in 1742 hours of Meals on Wheels service. A man from Rockledge, Florida, travels two routes every Monday, accompanied by his fellow traveler, his 73-year-old daughter Janet von Berg. And he might just be a child model – well, a century old – for the mantra ‘Engagement’ … Read more

June 17

MIAMI GARDENS, Florida. (WSVN) – Family members and friends of the man who was fatally shot in Miami Gardens ask the public for help as the police are looking for the culprit. Lovers mourn the loss of 29-year-old Dmitry Bernard. “I’m devastated. I am heartbroken, ”said a close friend of the victim, who asked not … Read more

June 16

A Florida man is in jail after law enforcement officials said he threw a samurai sword at lawmakers in response to a call for domestic riot. Brevard County sheriffs deputies on Wednesday answered an emergency call (911) from a woman who said her son had threatened her with a pair of swords. According to Florida … Read more

June 15

BIG COPITT CAY, Florida. A Florida man is in jail after allegedly drinking beer after being pulled over on suspicion of drunk driving. Daryl Royal Riedel, 48, led the chase on June 14, which ended with him getting out of his beer pickup and swallowing it in front of his deputy, according to WPLG-10. Chef … Read more

June 14

COCOA, Florida. Authorities say they arrested a Florida man who threatened to shoot Walt Disney on Facebook. Florida Today reports that 23-year-old Derek Eitel was arrested Tuesday and charged with written threats to kill or injure him. The Brevard County Sheriff’s office said Eitel was in a chat group with over 800 members on Tuesday … Read more

June 13

ORLANDO, Florida. A Florida man was arrested after witnesses told police they saw him kick two swans while practicing karate on Lake Eola Orlando. On Thursday, authorities arrested Rocco Mantell and charged him with animal cruelty. Witnesses told the Orlando Police Department that Mantella hit two swans so hard on the head that they fell … Read more

June 12

COUNTY OF MONROE (CBS Miami). On Tuesday, a Florida man led several officers and deputies in a pursuit from Miami to the Upper Keys. According to Florida police, 50-year-old Mark Edward Welch from Lake Worth had an accident on the mainland and tried to escape towards the Keys. Welch eventually crashed into a concrete wall … Read more

June 11

Authorities said the man fatally shot four children and then himself late Monday in Orlando, Florida, ending a 21-hour standoff that began after the man shot and killed a police officer who answered a call about domestic violence. The man, 35-year-old Gary Lindsay Jr., was found dead in the closet around 9:00 pm. after the … Read more