Bright House Networks Says Goodbye Analog, Hello Digital

Bright House Networks Says Goodbye Analog, Hello Digital

  Central Florida — Bright House Networks announced that it has begun working to transition to an all-digital format in its Central Florida service area. With all-digital delivery, Bright House Networks said its customers will enjoy enhanced digital picture, sound quality, and access to even more great programming choices at no additional charge. Starting February […]

Bulletproof Vest Saved Deputie’s Life

Bulletproof Vest Saved Deputie’s Life

  Volusia County, Florida — A robbery suspect is now under arrest in Volusia County after firing shots at Deputy John Vedder of the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. On January 15, 2014 the Kangaroo Express located at 1701 N. Volusia Avenue, in Orange City was robbed and Dominic Jorgensen-Cloutier,16, was the main suspect in the […]

Gassy situation gets Ocala couple arrested

Gassy situation gets Ocala couple arrested

  Ocala, Florida — On January 13, 2014, Deputy Jacobs responded to the Murphy U.S.A. gas station, located at 17840 SE 112 Court Road in reference to a gas drive off. The store clerk told the deputy that a vehicle with one male and one female pulled up to get gas. The clerk said that […]

Mexico Travel Warning As Of January 2014

Mexico Travel Warning As Of January 2014

  The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens about the risk of traveling in Mexico due to threats to safety and security posed by Transnational Criminal Organizations (TCOs) in the country. U.S. citizens have been the target of violent crimes, such as kidnapping, carjacking, and robbery by TCOs in various Mexican states. For information […]

Philippines Travel Warning 2014

Philippines Travel Warning 2014

  The Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to the Philippines, in particular to the Sulu Archipelago and the island of Mindanao. This warning replaces the 2013 warning. U.S. citizens should continue to defer non-essential travel to the Sulu Archipelago, due to the high threat of kidnapping of international travelers […]

Four Arrested In New Jersey For Human Trafficking

Four Arrested In New Jersey For Human Trafficking

  Newark, New Jersey –Four adults, including a father and son team, now face serious prison time after being charged with Conspiracy, Prostitution, Human Trafficking, Sexual Assault on a Child, and Production of Pornography Involving a Child. Charles P. Torres, 59, Charles B. Torres, 26, Victor Reyes, 38, and Patricia Munoz, 23, coerced a 15-year-old […]

Ocala woman’s dog gets a mouth full

Ocala woman’s dog gets a mouth full

  Ocala,Florida — On January 14, 2014, at approximately 1 a.m., a call came into the Ocala Police Department about a suspicious object. A woman called and said while her dog, Lady, was digging in her backyard she dug up something and had it in her mouth. The dog owner said when she looked closer […]

Paranoid Man Tapes Bullets To Windows

Paranoid Man Tapes Bullets To Windows

  Ocala, Florida — On January 12, 2014 the Marion County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 9000 block of SE 88th Street in reference to a disturbance. Upon arrival, Jay C. McBride advised that he and his girlfriend, Gina Celona, were having an argument about her smoking marijuana inside the house, and McBride produced a […]

21 Horses Rescued From Near Death On Davie Ranch

21 Horses Rescued From Near Death On Davie Ranch

  Davie, Florida — Twenty-one starving horses were rescued from a ranch in Davie, Florida. The horses were rescued by Peaceful Ridge Rescue Group, and they say unfortunately three of the horses may have to be put down. Authorities say the horses were standing in more than two feet of their own feces, and there […]

Husband tells wife to refuse sobriety test after hit and run

Husband tells wife to refuse sobriety test after hit and run

  Ocala, FLorida — On January 12, 2014, at approximately 11:30 p.m., Ocala Police Officer, Jason Rodriguez, was working a hit and run crash involving an impaired driver. Officer Rodriguez responded to the call and met with a witness that said a dark colored Lexus fled the scene after hitting several mail boxes and a […]

Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Gainesville Hospital Parking Garage

Woman Found Stabbed To Death In Gainesville Hospital Parking Garage

    Gainesville, Florida — The Gainesville Police Department is currently investigating a homicide that occurred early Monday morning on the third floor of a Parking Garage at North Florida Regional Medical Center. GPD received a call at 8:58 a.m. on January 13, 2014 that reported a female was found dead in a vehicle parked […]

Orlando medical alert company scammed seniors out of millions

Orlando medical alert company scammed seniors out of millions

  Orlando, Florida — At the request of the Federal Trade Commission and the Office of the Florida Attorney General, a U.S. district court has temporarily halted and frozen the assets of an Orlando-based operation that used pre-recorded telephone calls, commonly known as ‘robocalls’, to pitch purportedly “free” medical alert devices to senior citizens by […]

Accused Killer Richard Barnes Captured

Accused Killer Richard Barnes Captured

  Sanford, Florida — Wanted suspected murderer Richard Barnes has been arrested for the shooting death of Cynthia McGee Bryant. On January 6, 2014 shortly after noon, Sanford Police were dispatched to McGee Insurance Company located at 400 West 25th Street, Sanford, Florida in reference to a Homicide. When police arrived on the scene they […]