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FWB man arrested after shooting stepson

Domestic dispute occurred Saturday night on Country Club Drive. A Fort Walton Beach man is being held in the Okaloosa County Jail without bond following a domestic violence shooting incident over the weekend. Fort Walton Beach Police Department reported that officers responded to a shooting victim c

NW FLORIDA DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 13:30:50

BLOTTER: Teen arrested after he's found with stolen Eglin gun, runaway juvenile

FORT WALTON BEACH - An 18-year-old man was arrested after deputies found marijuana and a stolen gun on his person. On March 12, authorities found the man, who was accompanied by a runaway juvenile from Walton County, at a gas station in Fort Walton Beach, according to a Fort Walton Beach Police Depa

NW FLORIDA DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 12:00:00

Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office: Mississippi man dies after apparent drowning

DESTIN, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - According to the Okaloosa County Sheriff's Office, a Mississippi man died after an apparent drowning in the Gulf of Mexico Saturday. He has been identified as Roscoe Brooks, 43, of Shannon, Mississippi. Officials said a witness spotted Brooks in trouble on a boogie board

WJHG-TV - 2018-03-18 22:42:00

21 arrested in weekend roadblock, including 1 for trafficking pot

More than 1,500 vehicles were checked in a Friday night driver's license/safety checkpoint on Alabama Highway 55 in River Falls that netted 21 arrests, including one for trafficking marijuana. The River Falls Police Department, assisted by several other agencies, checked more than 1,500 vehicles in

ANDALUSIA STAR NEWS - 2018-03-19 16:22:00

Two restaurants coming to Evolve building

Add digital to current active 7 day print subscription Buy Now Purvelo, a rhythm-based, indoor cycling studio in downtown Auburn, opened its doors in the bottom floor of the Evolve residential complex on West Glenn Avenue in January and two new restaurants will open soon in the same location. Wings

OPELIKA-AUBURN NEWS - 2018-03-18 11:45:00

Teenager wounded in home invasion shooting

CRESTVIEW - The Crestview Police Department is investigating an early morning home invasion and shooting that occurred March 17. Officers responded to a call about the home invasion, located at 202 Virginia St., around 2 a.m. and immediately began performing first aid on a 19-year-old victim who was

NW FLORIDA DAILY NEWS - 2018-03-19 22:18:28

21 arrested at police checkpoint in River Falls

A drivers license checkpoint in River Falls led to 21 arrests on Friday. According to the River Falls Police Department, officers with several agencies assisted in the license and safety checkpoint on AL Highway 55. More than 1,500 vehicles were checked and 21 arrests were made, with a total of 37

WSFA - 2018-03-19 20:26:32

Crestview PD investigating late-night shooting

Victims of the shooting drove to U.S. 90 Waffle House in bullet-riddled Toyota Camry for aid. CRESTVIEW - The Crestview Police Department is investigating a shooting incident that occurred around 10:30 p.m. Friday. The apparent victims drove to the U.S. Highway 90 Waffle House in their bullet-riddle


Sheriff's Office cracks down on underage drinking in Destin

"Destin is cleaner than Panama City Beach, and to be honest, the laws are much stricter there." By Maddie Rowley | 315-4353 | @maddiedestinlog | mrowley@thedestinlog.com DESTIN - Sergeant Jason Fulghum's eyes darted from right to left. "When I drive past, I always look to see if they act nervous o


Two men flee to Waffle House for help after being shot at

CRESTVIEW, Fla. - Two men in Crestview drove their bullet-riddled vehicle to a nearby Waffle House in an attempt to get help after being shot at. Authorities say around 10:30 Friday night, 35 year-old Ron Borner and 25 year-old Kreskin Robinson drove to the waffle house on Highway 90 in a Toyota C


Man pulled from Gulf in Destin

DESTIN - A man was pulled from the Gulf of Mexico near the Henderson Beach Inn on Saturday afternoon and had a faint pulse when he was taken to Destin Emergency Room, officials say. A call about a distressed swimmer was recieved at 1:14 p.m. and rescuers responded to the scene. The man was 43 years


Police: Crestview shooting victims seek help at Waffle House

CRESTVIEW, Fla. (WKRG) - The Crestview, Florida Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Friday night. According to Crestview Police, two victims drove their bullet-ridden white Toyota Sedan to Waffle House on US Hwy 90 west for help. Police say Waffle House employees and patrons


BLOTTER: Lad produces pot, meth from 'crotch area,' scales and coke from elsewhere

CRESTVIEW - A 16-year-old boy who pulled two baggies of marijuana and methamphetamines out of his "crotch area" during a traffic stop was charged with unlawful possession of a controlled substance. He was also charged with possession of drug paraphernalia after Crestview Police Department officers s


Covington County man airlifted to hospital with gunshot wounds

The Covington County Sheriff's Office is investigating a shooting that took place Friday night near Andalusia. According to Covington County Sheriff Dennis Meeks, a man was shot three times. The sheriff said while the man was airlifted to a hospital, his injuries were non-life-threatening. The sheri