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Recent Crime News
13 hrs ago | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
Police say a 20-year-old Largo man suffocated his 8-week-old daughter and then reported to police that he had found her unresponsive on a couch. Largo police went to a home in the 500 block of First Avenue Northeast about 10:15 p.m. July 24, after a call came in about an unresponsive 8-week-old female child named Leah Johnson, according to a media release. Comment?
14 hrs ago | via WFLX-TV West Palm Beach
Largo police say Stephen Johnson was arrested Tuesday night after detectives conducted a follow up interview regarding the death of 8-week-old Leah Johnson. According to police, Johnson said he found the baby face down and unresponsive on the couch July 24 after he woke up from taking a nap with her. Comment?
Tuesday | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
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Tuesday Jul 14 | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
A Largo police officer was at just the right time and place to catch an armed suspect as he reportedly fled from the scene of a robbery at the Shell gas station and convenience store at 1698 Clearwater-Largo Road. Glenn David Lanza, a 50-year-old Largo homeless man, was arrested and charged with robbery with a deadly weapon shortly after midnight July 13, according to Pinellas County Jail records. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 14 | via ABC Action News
Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County is offering up to $1,000 for tips that lead to the arrest of four suspects who fatally shot a 21-year-old man at his Largo apartment complex. McKinley Torbit Jr. was shot Monday night in a confrontation in the courtyard of the Tara Gardens Apartments at 1630 Jefferson St., according to Crime Stoppers. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 14 | via WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg
A 21-year-old man was killed in a shooting at the Tara Gardens Apartment complex in Largo Monday night. Man killed in shooting at Largo apartment complex A 21-year-old man was killed in a shooting at the Tara Gardens Apartment complex in Largo Monday night. Comment?
Tuesday Jul 14 | via WFLA-AM Tampa
Largo Police responded to a reported shooting at about 9:45 Monday night at the Tara Gardens Apartments at 1630 Jefferson St. Officers found 21 year old McKinley Torbit Jr. shot in the courtyard of the complex. An investigation revealed that several suspects had gone there to find Torbit. Comment?
Monday Jun 29 | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
The Largo Police Department arrested one man and gathered intelligence in an undercover operation targeting local prostitution operations June 25. Jose Leigh Mack, 47, of Holiday was arrested and charged with deriving proceeds from prostitution, according to Pinellas County Jail records. He reportedly operated an escort service with 10 females working for him, Largo police reported. Comment?
Jun 23, 2015 | via Patch.com
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office Deputies arrested two bank robbery suspects on Monday, June 22--two days after the crime was committed. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, District II Detectives and Street Crimes Deputies were able to locate the two suspects in Pinellas County. Comment?
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