A Ponce Inlet police officer was fired less than two months after his arrest on a domestic battery charge and he decided at the last minute not to file an appeal in an effort to keep his job, the police chief said.
A clash between Deltona neighbors over a boy throwing baseballs at a man's fence turned into a gun battle when one man threatened another with a handgun and was then shot himself when his neighbor opened fire, according to reports.
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.
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.