A single engine airplane flipped over in a field in DeLeon Springs Sunday afternoon while trying to make an emergency landing after an engine malfunction, officials said. The two occupants suffered minor injuries.
A “large package” containing 23 smaller packages of marijuana was found Wednesday morning on the shore by beachgoers in Ormond-by-the-Sea and it is likely that the choppy Atlantic surf being churned by Hurricane Florence that caused it to reach land, an official said.
An Uber driver shot a Winter Haven man to death early Tuesday morning, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office.
Audio provided by Polk County Sheriff's Office.
The incident took place on Villacrest Drive in Crestview on March 25, 2017.
The mother of a 5-year-old girl brutally mauled last year by a pit bull has filed a lawsuit against the agency and the animal control officer responsible for investigating bite cases.
A homeless woman was lying across Atlantic Avenue early Thursday when she was struck and killed by a city employee in a flatbed truck who drove away from the scene, police said. The call has been edited to remove graphic descriptions.
Excerpts of 9-1-1 calls before and after a shooting death in Seville. In the first, a victim's advocate is calling for help for her client, who notified her she had been beaten. In the second, a friend of the man shot is calling for medical assistance.
Orange County deputies followed five teens in a stolen vehicle into Volusia County where they watched them break into a DeBary gun shop and steal 18 firearms including handguns, shotguns and AR-10 and AR-15 rifles. An OCSO officer kept in touch with the VCSO, asking them to hold back.
The deputies followed the group back to Orlando where they arrested them after a traffic stop, according to reports. All but one of the firearms were recovered.
The blaze was reported at 4:55 a.m. and firefighters doused the fire which started and was initially contained in the boiler room within about 30 minutes, according to a release from the Daytona Beach Fire Department.
But the fire reignited about 7:50 a.m., a fire official said. It spread from the boiler room in the back of the building to the rest of the three-story concrete hotel, gutting it as flames burned through the roof and smoke churned out of the windows.
A 16-year-old girl's mother called 9-1-1 to report the girl had been taken by a man on an ATV. Robert A. Dishman was arrested and charged with kidnapping, child abuse, interfering with custody and driving with a suspended license.