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  1. Police: Human remains in gatora s stomachRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 8 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Authorities say a 9-foot alligator found near a lake with a body in its mouth had human remains in its stomach. Lakeland police spokesman Gary Gross said Wednesday that the remains found inside the alligator during a necropsy matched the body found in its mouth Tuesday.

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  2. Mother clings to child during attempted abductionRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The U.S. Navy has announced that its elite flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, has canceled upcoming performances in New... LAKELAND, Fla. - Police in central Florida are trying to figure out how an alligator got ahold of a dead body.

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  3. Authorities continue search for missing Diana AlvaresRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The U.S. Navy has announced that its elite flight demonstration squadron, the Blue Angels, has canceled upcoming performances in New... LAKELAND, Fla. - Police in central Florida are trying to figure out how an alligator got ahold of a dead body.

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  4. Alligator spotted with dead body in its mouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Lakeland police spokesman Gary Gross says officers responded to Lake Hunter on Tuesday afternoon following a report of an alligator with a body in its mouth. Officers were able to retrieve the body, and Gross says a trapper was called to capture the 8-foot reptile.

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  5. Jury finds Lakeland teenager guilty of fatally stabbing puppyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    The Ledger reports a jury on Tuesday found 18-year-old Cody Rutledge guilty of cruelty to animals, a third-degree felony that could carry a five-year prison sentence. Polk County Sheriff's Office investigators say Brandy Siniard, the puppy's owner, was having her neighbor Shawn Minnis watch over the dog.

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  6. Sheriff: 3 dead, 1 injured in central Florida shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    LAKELAND, Fla.- Polk County Sheriff's officials say detectives are investigating at a crime scene where three people were found shot to death and a fourth was injured. In a news release Wednesday, officials said emergency dispatchers received a report of a shooting at 6:45 a.m. Patrol deputies found three dead people: two women and a man.

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  7. Liquor to be sold in Lakeland before noon on SundaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Bars, restaurants and other alcohol vendors can now sell drinks before noon, and the prohibition on packaged liquor sales on Sundays has ended in Lakeland. City commissioners unanimously approved a change in the city's alcohol law Monday, immediately ending the special consideration for Sundays compared to other days, a so-called "blue law" - an ordinance with roots in religious morality.

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  8. Deputies: Florida man accused in hammer attack on dadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    Polk County Sheriff's deputies say Vincent Moccia was watching television with his 52-year-old father Anthony Moccia III in the master bedroom of the Lakeland home on Thursday. His mother says she found him a short time later in the living room, crying and covered in blood.

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  9. Parents call for mandatory recess at Polk elementary schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A Polk County mother has urged school board officials to make daily recess a requirement at all county elementary schools. Local media outlets near Lakeland report that Amanda Lipham publicly asked the Polk County School Board on Tuesday to demand that schools provide 20 minutes of recess daily.

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  10. Woman charged in death of baby she was watchingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | WINK-TV Fort Myers

    A central Florida woman is facing charges after authorities say a friend's baby that she was watching died from being shaken or thrown. The Polk County Sheriff's Office reports that 20-year-old Adrianna Bradley was arrested Thursday and charged with aggravated child abuse and manslaughter.

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