August 19, 2018
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Cape Coral The Twentieth Judicial Circuit ended a contract with a local ankle monitoring company after a December murder-suicide in Cape Coral. Jason W. McGuire, 47, was accused of violating a no-contact order on Dec. 9, 2017 when he allegedly shot and killed his wife Madonna Pierce-McGuire, 50, on Southwest 9th Place. Jason W. McGuire then reportedly […]
MELBOURNE, Fla. – A Melbourne man shot multiple times at a tow-truck driver who was in the process of repossessing his vehicle Monday morning, according to the Melbourne Police Department. The victim, a J and J Asset Recovery employee, went to Hawthorne Drive around 5 a.m. to repossess Thor Yarabek’s GMC truck, the report said. Police said […]
CLOSE There’s a reason why Fort Pierce experienced such a drastic drop in crime from 2015 to 2016. LAURIE K. BLANDFORD/TCPALM Wochit Fort Pierce Police Department headquarters(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO FROM FORT PIERCE POLICE DEPARTMENT) FORT PIERCE — Fort Pierce police are investigating a Thursday morning incident in which a 19-year-old man was shot, a
Local officials are warning residents to be vigilant in order to protect their data when using credit and debit cards after authorities found two card “skimming” devices recently in St. Augustine Beach. Commander Thomas Ashlock with the St. Augustine Beach Police Department said the devices, which are used to steal card information at ATMs or […]
LEE COUNTY, Fla. – A Fort Myers boy escaped a scary situation after he was targeted by two adults for his bike and cell phone. Corbin Maus, 12, was riding his bike from Cypress Lake Middle School on Thursday afternoon when the two adults jumped out of a bush near Summerlin Road and Cypress Lake Drive. “These people came at me,” he said. Corbin said […]
FACES LIFE IN PRISON FOR KILLING GIRLFRIEND A jury found Dennis Aviles, 36, guilty of manslaughter with a firearm after a weeklong trial at the Brevard County Justice Center in Viera on Tuesday. BREVARD COUNTY • COCOA, FLORIDA – A jury found Dennis Aviles, 36, guilty of manslaughter with a firearm after a weeklong trial […]