August 29, 2014

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Lake Wales Warrant Arrests Cause Stir -

Friday, August 29, 2014

Auburndale Police to host Coffee with a Cop on September 5, 2014 -

Friday, August 29, 2014

Winter Haven Police seek suspect in armed robbery. -

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Top Stories of The Day: Russian Mechanized Assualt On Ukraine & More -

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Suspect In Hit & Run Death of Eric Pope Still Free 6 Months After Accident -

Thursday, August 28, 2014

After 27 Years An Arrest Made In Brutal Stabbing Murder of Karen Watson -

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Logging Truck Rolls Over In Haines City Blocking Hwy 27 -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

LOCAL MAN ARRESTED AFTER EARLY MORNING CRIME SPREE -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Wacky Wednesday – Blue Lobster Caught Off Maine Coast Gets New Home -

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

This Day in History – Lights, Camera, Baseball -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Legal Marijuana Grow House Coming To Lake Wales -

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

COOKING ON THE RIDGE – KEY LIME CLOUD SQUARES -

Monday, August 25, 2014

Armed & Dangerous Attempted Murder Suspect Sought -

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Lake Wales Grow House Busted Two Taken Into Custody -

Friday, August 22, 2014

Fun Friday – The Wizarding World of Harry Potter -

Friday, August 22, 2014

Haines City Teen Killed In Crash Last Night -

Friday, August 22, 2014

Amazing Video of Lake Wales Man Saving Grandmother & 1 Yr Old -

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Kyle Williams Found Guilty In Death of Police Officer Arnulfo Crispin -

Thursday, August 21, 2014

PCSO Organized Retail Crime Unit Makes Arrest, Obtains Warrants -

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Lakeland Man Arrested for Possession of Child Porn -

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Lake Wales Warrant Arrests Cause Stir

Lake Wales Police Set Perimeter In Highland Manor, Lake Wales

Lake Wales, Florida – According to Lake Wales Police Department spokesman, Deputy Chief Troy Schulze, more than one incident was going on in Lake Wales this afternoon. According to Schulze, one suspect was being served in Highland Manor when he fled. LWPD along with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office helicopter & other agencies set up a perimeter which originated near Lewis Griffin Rd & Friedlander Rd. and stretch South. The warrant suspect was not apprehended as of this article. Another warrant was being served near the Seminole Hotel (201 1st St., Lake Wales) and arrests were made at that location….

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Auburndale Police to host Coffee with a Cop on September 5, 2014

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Officers from The Auburndale Police Department and community members will come together in an informal, neutral space to discuss concerns and issues, build relationships, and enjoy coffee. This is an open invitation, but space will be limited. The event begins at 8:00 a.m. on Friday, 09/05/2014 at Dunkin Donuts, located at 501 Magnolia Ave., Auburndale. This is one of several opportunities to meet in the near future. Please contact Lieutenant Danny Houser with questions: 863-965-5555; [email protected] Coffee with a Cop provides a unique opportunity for community members to ask questions and learn more about the department’s work in Auburndale neighborhoods….

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Winter Haven Police seek suspect in armed robbery.

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Winter Haven Police have obtained a warrant for the arrest of 24 yr-old Carlos Arrole Leandre , Haines City, for Armed Robbery/Accessory After The Fact (F1) in reference to a 21 year-old man being robbed at gunpoint on 8-8-14.  A 21 yr old Winter Haven man is behind bars and Police are looking for two other men after an armed robbery occurred Friday August 8th in broad daylight. Winter Haven Police quickly apprehended 21 yr old Deontae Neal , Winter Haven, after he approached the victim with a firearm demanding money and fleeing with cash, a cell phone and identification cards.Fridat…

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Top Stories of The Day: Russian Mechanized Assualt On Ukraine & More

Russia Mechanized Assault On Ukraine

Top Stories of The Day: Russian Mechanized Assault on Ukraine Kiev, Ukraine (CNN) — A top Ukrainian army officer said a “full-scale invasion” of his country was under way Thursday, as a U.S. official said up to 1,000 Russian troops had crossed Ukraine’s southern border to fight alongside pro-Russian rebels. U.S. officials said Russian troops were directly involved in the latest fighting, despite Moscow’s denials. Rebels backed by Russian tanks and armored personnel carriers fought Ukrainian forces on two fronts Thursday: southeast of rebel-held Donetsk, and along the nation’s southern coast in the town of Novoazovsk, about 12 miles (20…

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Suspect In Hit & Run Death of Eric Pope Still Free 6 Months After Accident

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Lakeland, Florida – Yesterday would have been Eric Pope’s 33rd birthday. The father of a beautiful little girl was killed as he rode home from work. Around 1:30 a.m. on Saturday, February 22, 2014,  Pope, of Lakeland, was riding his bicycle North on the East edge of Reynolds Road near Lisa Lane when he was struck from behind by an unknown vehicle. Pope was carried on the vehicle or thrown approximately 100 feet, and then landed in a ditch. He was declared deceased on-scene. The driver never stopped to take responsibility.  Pope was properly operating his bicycle, which had lights…

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After 27 Years An Arrest Made In Brutal Stabbing Murder of Karen Watson

Karen Watson was stabbed multiple times in 1987. A suspect In her death, Carl McCauley has been arrested.

Winter Haven, Florida – According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office a 37 year old murder has a suspect.On March 24, 1987, Karen Watson, 41, was found murdered inside her residence, located in between Lake Alfred and Polk City. The crime scene was located about one mile from Interstate 4. The victim was found on her living room couch and had been stabbed several times. The victim was brutally murdered between 12:15 p.m. and 1:00 p.m and was found by her husband when he returned home from running a business errand.  She was the mother of three sons. Watson was stabbed multiple times. According…

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Logging Truck Rolls Over In Haines City Blocking Hwy 27

Logging Truck Rolls Over In Haines City Florida on Hwy 27

Haines City, Florida – According to Haines City Fire Department spokesman, Captain Paul Combs, an accident occurred around 5pm this evening involving a logging truck on Hwy 27. According to Combs, a logging truck rolled over sending logs onto other vehicles and into Hwy 27 by the Pilot Truck Stop in Haines City. We know at this time no one was injured in the crash. Haines City Police Department is still on seen rerouting traffic, northbound, until the logs can be removed. We currently do not know what was the exact cause of the roll over. We will update this…

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