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  1. Barricaded man dies after 4-hour standoff with deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

    A man is dead following a four-hour standoff with law enforcement that ended with a SWAT team blowing a hole in the side of his central Florida house. Polk County Sheriff's officials say deputies were serving a search warrant at the Lake Alfred home Wednesday afternoon when they found 28-year-old Kevin Johnson hiding behind a fake wall in a bedroom.

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  2. Barricaded Man Dies After 4-Hour Standoff With DeputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 23 | CBS Local

    ... to visit local gun shops, gun ranges and to rally at their state capitals. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images) LAKE ALFRED, Fla. (AP) - A man is dead following a four-hour standoff with law enforcement that ended with a SWAT team blowing a hole in ...

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  3. Man found dead after SWAT blows hole in Polk home during 4-hour standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Orlando Homicide Report

    ... The incident started about 2 p.m. when deputies were serving search warrants for two homes on Sunset Circle in Lake Alfred, about 45 miles southwest of Orlando. As they were searching one of the houses, deputies found a fake wall in the master ...

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  4. Suspect dead after SWAT team blows hole in Polk home Read Story 10News StaffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A 28-year-old suspect is dead after a standoff with Polk County Sheriff's Office SWAT officers in Lake Alfred, according to police. The suspect, identified as Kevin Johnson, was found dead after the SWAT team blew a hole in the side of a house at 45 Sunset Circle to resolve the standoff.

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  5. Polk deputies on scene of SWAT situation in Lake AlfredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WFLA

    Hillsborough County administrator Mike Merrill admits the drug screening program for firefighters does probably not deter drug use at Fire R

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  6. News 17 mins ago 5:35 p.m.Barricaded suspect fires at Polk deputies; SWAT team on sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    Polk County Sheriff's Office SWAT is currently engaged with a barricaded and armed suspect in a home in Lake Alfred. Sheriff Grady Judd will hold a briefing at 6:30 p.m. at the Winter Haven airport.

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  7. Suspect barricaded in home, fired at deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | ABC Action News

    A suspect exchanged gunfire with Polk County deputies Wednesday and has barricaded himself inside a home on Sunset Circle in Lake Alfred.

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  8. Auburndale, Woodrow Wilson Armstrong Lake Alfred - Woodrow Wilson ArmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for WOODROW WILSON ARMSTRONG LAKE ALFRED - Woodrow Wilson Arms Auburndale. WOODROW WILSON ARMSTRONG LAKE ALFRED - Woodrow Wilson Armstrong of Auburndale, FL, passed away Thursday, February 16, 2017 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Auburndale.

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  9. RoadWatch Advisory for Polk County: Interstate 4 sign replacement tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Capital Soup

    ... (dynamic message signs) approximately one mile east of SR 570 (Polk Parkway), Exit 41, and just east of CR 557/Lake Alfred, Exit 48. This work began Tuesday, February 7, but was postponed due to rain. Plan for potential delays and remember speeding ...

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  10. Finder, Robert R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ROBERT R. FINDER, 73 LAKE ALFRED - Robert R. Finder, 73, passed away 1/28/17, in Winter Haven. No services are scheduled.

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  11. Saturday, Reginald L. McRAE Lake Alfred - Memorial services will be hRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | The Lakeland Ledger

    REGINALD L. McRAE LAKE ALFRED - Memorial services will be held on Saturday, January 4th. At Bethel Missionary Baptist Church at 11:00 am.

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  12. Finder, Robert R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 31 | The Lakeland Ledger

    ROBERT R. FINDER, 73 LAKE ALFRED - Robert R. Finder, 73, passed away 1/29/17, in Winter Haven. No services are scheduled.

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  13. UF/IFAS Citrus REC Starts Centennial CelebrationRead the original story

    Monday Jan 30 | Newswise

    ... Center. In 1917, UF/IFAS established the Citrus REC. Originally, only a few UF/IFAS scientists worked at the Lake Alfred site, then called the Citrus Experiment Station. Today, the research center employs 250 people and is also home to the ...

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  14. News 21 mins ago 8:02 a.m.One dead, two seriously injured in Polk crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2017 | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    A nearly head-on collision on North Buena Vista Drive in Lake Alfred killed a Winter Haven driver and seriously injured two individuals in another car overnight Monday. Florida Highway Patrol reported that Joseph Flobert Senatus, 49, died at the scene of the crash at N. Buena Vista just north of Old Lake Alfred Road when he could not avoid a GMC Yukon S.U.V. which traveled into the oncoming path of his Toyota Camry around 1:15 a.m. The Yukon, driven by Mario Alejandro Rodriguez, 20, of Winter Haven, failed to negotiate the curve and headed into the southbound lanes.

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  15. Fullwood, Milton F.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    MILTON F. FULLWOOD, Sr., 56 LAKE ALFRED - Milton F. Fullwood, Sr., 56, died 1/7/17, in Winter Haven. Visit: Fri.

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  16. Dionne, Aurore E.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    AURORE E. DIONNE, 93 LAKE ALFRED - Aurore Dionne, 93, of Lake Alfred, Florida, died peacefully at home on Friday, January 13, 2017. She was born on October 8, 1923 in Lowell, MA, but lived all of her single life in Nashua, NH.

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  17. OGBURN, HAZELRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    HAZEL OGBURN, 98 LAKE ALFRED - Hazel Ogburn, 98, of Lake Alfred, passed away Wed-nesday, January 11, 2017. Born Oct. 5, 1918 to Cleveland and Mabel Carswell in Holmes County, FL she moved to Lake Alfred in 1942.

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  18. Runnels, Betty JoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    BETTY JO RUNNELS, 89 LAKE ALFRED - Mrs. Betty Jo Runnels, age 89, a resident of Lake Alfred passed away Sunday, January 8, 2017 at Brandywyne Health Care Center in Winter Haven. Mrs. Runnels was born August 7, 1927 in Birmingham, Alabama to Coye and Beryl Bush.

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  19. 2., Margot C. Geisler - 2016 Lake Alfred - Margaret Call GeisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for MARGOT C. GEISLER - 2016 LAKE ALFRED - Margaret Call Geis 2.. MARGOT C. GEISLER 1929 - 2016 LAKE ALFRED - Margaret Call Geisler was born in New Jersey on August 2, 1929 and died in Lake Alfred on December 25, 2016.

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  20. Turner, Barbara GeaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    BARBARA GEANE TURNER, 79 LAKE ALFRED - Barbara Geane Turner of Lake Alfred passed away Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Auburndale. She was 79. A native of Lakeland, FL, born February 12, 1937 to Robert and Monteen Dempsey Phillips, Barbara has been a lifelong resident of this area.

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