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11 min ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
The Lee County Sheriff's Office received a report of two missing juveniles on the evening of Thursday, March 13, 2014.
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3 hrs ago | The News-Press
Judging from bed tax collections, 2014 started off at a gallop for Southwest Florida tourism.
Live: Traffic information Today, the Lee County Sheriff's Office Traffic Unit will target at least one of the following three locations for enforcement: 1. Michael G. Rippe Parkway, Fort Myers 2. Joel Boulevard, Lehigh Acres 3. Stringfellow Road, St. James City On Tuesday, deputies issued 61 citations and 238 warnings.
Charles Lawson who was initially only charged with driving under the influence turned himself in to the Lee County Sheriff's Office Thursday afternoon.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- The Florida Highway Patrol arrested 56-year-old Charles Lawson around noon today, when he turned himself in, for leaving the scene of a crash with death on Christmas of 2013.
FORT MYERS, Fla.- Fort Myers Police officers arrested a man accused of beating his dog with a 2x4 outside of 2255 Dora Street, and then turning on witnesses who were outraged.
The incidents occurred sometime between 11/1/2013 and 2/11/2014. The case has been forwarded to detectives for further investigation.
In the wake of three violent robberies in Lee and Charlotte County Waffle House restaurants over the last few weeks, an additional reward of up to $2,500 is being offered by Waffle House, Inc. for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the men responsible for this reign of terror.
The judge assigned to the case denied former Mayor John Sullivan's request to retry the case.
U.S. Senate candidate Jim Oberweis' campaign had no comment today on when he'll return from Florida in advance of Tuesday's Republican primary.
Detectives are looking for two people in connection with a shooting incident that took place yesterday in the area of Azalea Avenue and Ridgeway Street in Port Charlotte.
Two Lee County pet owners accused of depriving their dogs of necessary sustenance are being charged with animal cruelty after their pets were found suffering from severe malnutrition.
Every action has a reaction. Tuesday, community leaders played out worst case scenarios to encourage children to make the right decisions.
CAPE CORAL, Fla.- Cape Coral Police responded to the 1200 block of SW 53rd Terrace for a report of a suspicious package at 8:40 p.m. yesterday.
Residents in North Fort Myers say low rent motels off US-41, particularly the Knight's Inn , are breeding crime in their neighborhood.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- A Lehigh Acres daycare owner, charged in the drowning of a little boy, will go to trial.