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2 hrs ago | WINK-TV Fort Myers
Friday morning, a Lee County judge told Charles Lawson he faces a serious charge, leaving the scene of an accident resulting in death.
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Shrout is described as a white female with hazel eyes and brown hair. She is 5 feet 7 inches tall and weighs around 200 pounds.
One guest at Tween Waters Inn on Captiva know all too well about the scam. She is out nearly $500.
According to the Florida Department of Transportation, Lee County ranks as one of the top ten deadliest counties for cyclists and walkers.
LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Lee County Sheriff's deputies arrested 19-year-old Jonathan Denney, a minor league catcher for the Boston Red Sox, for knowingly driving with a suspended license just before midnight last night on Fort Myers Beach.
If you know anything about these fugitives, you can earn up to $1,000 by calling Crime Stoppers at 780-TIPS.
The Lee County Sheriff's Office received a report of two missing juveniles on the evening of Thursday, March 13, 2014.
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.