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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Armed robbery suspect being soughtHILLSBOROUGH - A suspect is being sought by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's O
Armed robbery suspect being sought
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 2 days ago
HILLSBOROUGH - A suspect is being sought by the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office in connection to an armed robbery that occurred earlier today. Around 4:07 a.m. a 7-Eleven at 909 78th Street South, authorities say the unidentified man went into... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
2 arrested in string of home burglaries spanning three countiesHILLSBOROUGH/POLK/PASCO -- Two men have been arrested in connection with a str
2 arrested in string of home burglaries spanning three counties
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
HILLSBOROUGH/POLK/PASCO -- Two men have been arrested in connection with a string of residential burglaries in Hillsborough, Polk and Pasco counties. Harry Daymon, 37, and Dustin Peters, 27, both face numerous charges such as armed robbery of a... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Home burglary ring busted; 200-grand worth of stolen items recoveredTAMPA, Fla. - Detectives recovered more than $200,000 worth of stolen watches,
Home burglary ring busted; 200-grand worth of stolen items recovered
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. - Detectives recovered more than $200,000 worth of stolen watches, jewelry, purses, and electronics from at least 30 different area homes in the last few weeks. Wednesday afternoon, victims started arriving at the Hillsborough County... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Pedestrian killed after stumbling into path of school busA Lutz man is dead after he reportedly stumbled off of a sidewalk into a roadwa
Pedestrian killed after stumbling into path of school bus
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 4 days ago
A Lutz man is dead after he reportedly stumbled off of a sidewalk into a roadway and was hit by a school bus Tuesday afternoon. According to a Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office report, the incident occurred on Sinclair Hills Road just west of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Hillsborough County Schools gets five new elementary school resource officersThe Hillsborough County School District is getting five new school resource off
Hillsborough County Schools gets five new elementary school resource officers
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
The Hillsborough County School District is getting five new school resource officers. These are often the first law enforcement officers on the scene when something happens at your child's school. Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, the agency... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Florida man charged with over 100 counts of theftA Tampa man has been arrested on 106 counts of theft throughout Tampa and Hills
Florida man charged with over 100 counts of theft
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 5 days ago
A Tampa man has been arrested on 106 counts of theft throughout Tampa and Hillsborough County, police said. Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office According to deputies, Davis faces 55 counts of burglary of an unoccupied conveyance, 48 counts of... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Four youth detention workers suspended after waiting more than an hour to report escapeBRANDON, Fla. - The teenage criminals have been on the run for 33 hours and cou
Four youth detention workers suspended after waiting more than an hour to report escape
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
BRANDON, Fla. - The teenage criminals have been on the run for 33 hours and counting. They got more than an hour and half head start, despite Hillsborough County deputies being stationed just a half a mile away. The issues involve juvenile... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Sheriff's Office: 2 Teens Escape Tampa Detention CenterBy: Associated PressFebruary 01, 2016 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say two
Sheriff's Office: 2 Teens Escape Tampa Detention Center
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 7 days ago
By: Associated PressFebruary 01, 2016 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say two teenagers have escaped from a juvenile detention center in Tampa. According to a news release from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, the male teens escaped around... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
2 teens escape from Tampa juvenile detention centerAuthorities say two teenagers have escaped from a juvenile detention center in
2 teens escape from Tampa juvenile detention center
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 7 days ago
Authorities say two teenagers have escaped from a juvenile detention center in Tampa. According to a news release from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, the male teens escaped around 9:15 a.m. Sunday from the Falkenburg Academy, a Department... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
2 teens escape Tampa detention center, sheriff's office saysTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two teenagers have escaped from a juvenile d
2 teens escape Tampa detention center, sheriff's office says
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say two teenagers have escaped from a juvenile detention center in Tampa. According to a news release from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, the male teens escaped around 9:15 a.m. Sunday from the Falkenburg... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Serial car burglary suspect arrested in Hillsborough CountyThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man in connection with
Serial car burglary suspect arrested in Hillsborough County
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 9 days ago
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office has arrested a man in connection with dozens of car burglaries. Torries Davis, 20, of Tampa is being charged with 55 counts of burglary of unoccupied conveyance, 48 counts of petite theft and three counts of... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Boy struck by vehicle in Tampa apartment complex parking lotA child was struck by a vehicle Thursday morning in a Tampa apartment complex p
Boy struck by vehicle in Tampa apartment complex parking lot
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
A child was struck by a vehicle Thursday morning in a Tampa apartment complex parking lot. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, a boy was hit by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Preserve at Mobbly Bay apartments located at 8210... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Man attempted rape on East Tampa front porchTAMPA, Fla. - Police are hunting for a man who attempted to rape a woman early
Man attempted rape on East Tampa front porch
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. - Police are hunting for a man who attempted to rape a woman early Tuesday morning on her front porch in East Tampa. It happened around 2:00 a.m. in the area of Hillsborough Avenue East and 15th Street. The victim was on her front porch... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Child struck by vehicle in Tampa apartment complex parking lotA child was struck by a vehicle Thursday morning in a Tampa apartment complex p
Child struck by vehicle in Tampa apartment complex parking lot
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 10 days ago
A child was struck by a vehicle Thursday morning in a Tampa apartment complex parking lot. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, a boy was hit by a vehicle in the parking lot of the Preserve at Mobbly Bay apartments located at 8210... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Missing 6-old found unharmed with biological momHillsborough County, Fla. - Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies have found a
Missing 6-old found unharmed with biological mom
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 11 days ago
Hillsborough County, Fla. - Hillsborough County sheriff's deputies have found a missing 6-year-old girl unharmed in the company of her biological mother. Brianna Felton had been reported missing shortly after she was seen climbing off a bus school... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Hillsborough detectives looking for girl, 6; may be with motherHillsborough County Sherriff’s detectives are requesting the public's assistanc
Hillsborough detectives looking for girl, 6; may be with mother
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 11 days ago
Hillsborough County Sherriff’s detectives are requesting the public's assistance in locating a 6-year-old girl last seen this afternoon near her home getting off the school bus. Brianna Felton is believed to be in the company of her biological... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Man hits patrol car while deputy makes DUI arrestTAMPA, Fla. - Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a p
Man hits patrol car while deputy makes DUI arrest
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 12 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. - Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making an arrest in another DUI case. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies were arresting... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Patrol car hit during DUI arrestTAMPA, Fla. - Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a p
Patrol car hit during DUI arrest
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 13 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. - Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making an arrest in another DUI case. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies were arresting... Read more
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ABC News
Man Hits Patrol Car While Deputy Makes DUI ArrestThe Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies w
Man Hits Patrol Car While Deputy Makes DUI Arrest
ABC News / Posted 13 days ago
The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies were arresting a 36-year-old man about 10:30 p.m. Sunday night when the second car clipped the patrol car. The driver didn't stop but deputies eventually caught up with... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Man hits patrol car while deputy making separate DUI arrestTAMPA, Fla. — Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a p
Man hits patrol car while deputy making separate DUI arrest
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. — Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making an arrest in another DUI case. The Hillsborough County sheriff's office said in a news release that deputies were arresting... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Man hits patrol car while deputy makes DUI arrestTAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswipe
Man hits patrol car while deputy makes DUI arrest
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 13 days ago
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Florida authorities say a suspected drunken driver sideswiped a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making an arrest in another DUI case. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release that deputies were... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Hillsborough deputies: Drunk driver hits patrol car during DUI stopA drunk driver crashed into a marked patrol unit that had pulled over another d
Hillsborough deputies: Drunk driver hits patrol car during DUI stop
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 13 days ago
A drunk driver crashed into a marked patrol unit that had pulled over another drunk driver, leading to the arrests of both drivers, deputies said. Todd Casey, 49, and Michael Probst, 36, both of Tampa, are facing charges in connection with the... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes Into Patrol CarBy: Associated Press January 25, 2016 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- A suspected drunk cr
Suspected Drunk Driver Crashes Into Patrol Car
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 13 days ago
By: Associated Press January 25, 2016 TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- A suspected drunk crashed into a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making an arrest in another DUI case. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release the incident... Read more
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NBC Miami
Man Hits Patrol Car While Deputy Makes DUI ArrestA suspected drunk crashed into a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making
Man Hits Patrol Car While Deputy Makes DUI Arrest
NBC Miami / Posted 13 days ago
A suspected drunk crashed into a patrol car while a sheriff's deputy was making an arrest in another DUI case. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office said in a news release the incident happened Sunday night. Deputies were arresting a 36-year-old... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Uniforms, $800 stolen from Northwest Little LeagueA Tampa Bay Little League is picking up the pieces after someone stole equipmen
Uniforms, $800 stolen from Northwest Little League
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 15 days ago
A Tampa Bay Little League is picking up the pieces after someone stole equipment and almost $1,000. Playing ball is a pastime and a bonding experience for many families. But someone recently tried to take that away from Northwest Little... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
1 killed, 1 critically injured after car crashes into treeOne person died and another was critically injured after a car crashed into a t
1 killed, 1 critically injured after car crashes into tree
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 17 days ago
One person died and another was critically injured after a car crashed into a tree early Wednesday morning, officials say. The crash happened at 5:40 a.m. on Riverview Drive, just west of Palm Haven Trail in Riverview. According to the Hillsborough... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Thieves target cars in Rivercrest subdivision, steal loaded gunDetective from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office are trying to track dow
Thieves target cars in Rivercrest subdivision, steal loaded gun
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 18 days ago
Detective from the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office are trying to track down the people responsible for breaking into several unlocked cars. Video released shows the suspects in the Rivercrest Subdivision on January 7 targeting unlocked cars. A... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Hillsborough deputies: Loaded handgun stolen from unlocked vehicleA loaded 9 mm Glock was stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the Rivercrest subdi
Hillsborough deputies: Loaded handgun stolen from unlocked vehicle
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 18 days ago
A loaded 9 mm Glock was stolen from an unlocked vehicle in the Rivercrest subdivision in Riverview, detectives say. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, detectives are investigating several vehicle burglaries that took place in the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Man, 82, with Parkinson's and early dementia, missing from ClearwaterCLEARWATER, Fla. - An 82-year-old man who has Parkinson's and early dementia is
Man, 82, with Parkinson's and early dementia, missing from Clearwater
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 19 days ago
CLEARWATER, Fla. - An 82-year-old man who has Parkinson's and early dementia is missing from an assisted living facility in Clearwater, authorities said. Bob Taylor was last seen about 3 p.m. Tuesday at his residence at Regency Oaks South, 2701... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Charges dropped against brothers in gun heistFour brothers arrested for breaking into a local gun shop want to know how they
Charges dropped against brothers in gun heist
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 19 days ago
Four brothers arrested for breaking into a local gun shop want to know how they ended up in jail. The charges have since been dropped, but their questions still remain. On Oct. 22, at least four people smashed a hole in the side of Shooting Sports... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Inmate Found Dead From Apparent HangingBy: Associated PressJanuary 16, 2016 PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say
Inmate Found Dead From Apparent Hanging
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 22 days ago
By: Associated PressJanuary 16, 2016 PLANT CITY, Fla. (AP) -- Authorities say an inmate appears to have hanged himself at a Tampa Bay area jail. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office reports that 33-year-old Jarrod Butterworth was discovered... Read more
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NBC Miami
Inmate Found Dead From Apparent HangingAuthorities say an inmate appears to have hanged himself at a Tampa Bay area ja
Inmate Found Dead From Apparent Hanging
NBC Miami / Posted 23 days ago
Authorities say an inmate appears to have hanged himself at a Tampa Bay area jail. The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office reports that 33-year-old Jarrod Butterworth was discovered dead Friday morning. Another inmate found him in the laundry room... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
5 Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 16(AP) Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talk
5 Things to Know in Florida for Jan. 16
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 23 days ago
(AP) Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. FLORIDA SUPREME COURT SUSPENDS 3 TAMPA LAWYERS ACCUSED OF ORCHESTRATING DUI ARREST OF ADVERSARY News media outlets report the court on Friday suspended... Read more
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NBC Miami
Worker Killed by Collapse of Sulfur Pile at Tampa PortAuthorities say a worker was killed at a Port Tampa Bay site when a giant pile
Worker Killed by Collapse of Sulfur Pile at Tampa Port
NBC Miami / Posted 23 days ago
Authorities say a worker was killed at a Port Tampa Bay site when a giant pile of sulfur collapsed on his front-end loader. Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office spokesman Larry McKinnon told local media outlets that the Gulf Coast Bulk Equipment... Read more
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ABC News
7 Lottery Jackpot Winners Who Lost BigThere are millions – and, in this most recent case, more than a billion -- reas
7 Lottery Jackpot Winners Who Lost Big
ABC News / Posted 23 days ago
There are millions – and, in this most recent case, more than a billion -- reasons for people to play lotteries, but some of the biggest winners have lost it all, including their lives. The three winning tickets from Wednesday's $1.58 billion... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Riverview Starbucks employee robbed at gunpointRIVERVIEW, Fla. - Early Thursday morning, a gunman forced a man to an ATM and s
Riverview Starbucks employee robbed at gunpoint
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 27 days ago
RIVERVIEW, Fla. - Early Thursday morning, a gunman forced a man to an ATM and stole his withdrawal, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. The victim, an employee at Starbucks at 3715 Highway 301 South, was sitting in his car behind... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
One killed, one hurt in north Tampa crashA 40-year-old man was killed Saturday morning in a crash in Tampa. According t
One killed, one hurt in north Tampa crash
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 29 days ago
A 40-year-old man was killed Saturday morning in a crash in Tampa. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Ahmed Benabidiba was killed when his 2005 Honda Accord collided with a 2006 Chevrolet Equinox at Fletcher Avenue and Kitten... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Daycare crash raises old concerns about intersection safetyHILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. - It was a close call for a Hillsborough County dayca
Daycare crash raises old concerns about intersection safety
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted a month ago
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. - It was a close call for a Hillsborough County daycare. An SUV smashed through the front of the building exactly one minute after it opened its doors. It turns out, it's not the first time a crash has happened on the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
SUV loses control, slams into Kiddie Country Daycare in TampaA Tampa daycare suffered an extensive amount of damage after a SUV lost control
SUV loses control, slams into Kiddie Country Daycare in Tampa
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted a month ago
A Tampa daycare suffered an extensive amount of damage after a SUV lost control and slammed into the building on Thursday morning. The crash happened around 7:30 a.m. at the Kiddie Country Daycare located at 5301 Memorial Hwy. The SUV came to a... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Fatal crash involving pedestrian in TampaWestbound lanes of Fletcher Avenue in north Tampa are closed after a fatal cras
Fatal crash involving pedestrian in Tampa
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted a month ago
Westbound lanes of Fletcher Avenue in north Tampa are closed after a fatal crash involving a pedestrian. According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened at Fletcher and N. 29th Street, which is near Bruce B. Downs... Read more

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