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2 dead after early morning shooting in Orlando, police say

Two people were shot and killed early Friday in Orlando, police said. Orlando police said they were called to a shooting in the 2200 block of West Central Boulevard, near Camping World Stadium, just before 1 a.m. One person was found dead at the scene and another person was taken to a hospital, but

WESH - 2018-03-23 11:50:00

Man charged in Kissimmee headless-body case

A man has been charged in the homicide case in which a man's headless body was found outside a Kissimmee auto shop business.Man arrested, charged in headless-body caseBody was found last week outside auto shopRELATED: Headless body investigation spans several Kissimmee businesses Kissimmee Police de

MYNEWS13.COM - 2018-03-23 21:27:00

Noor Salman attorneys to argue for her acquittal

ORLANDO, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL) - Attorneys representing the widow of the Pulse nightclub gunman will argue a motion for her acquittal on Friday. Noor Salman, 31, is on trial in federal court for aiding and abetting her husband, Omar Mateen, in providing material support to a foreign terror organization

FOX35ORLANDO.COM - 2018-03-23 19:02:00

Beach, boating weather returns to Orlando area in time for weekend

ORLANDO, Fla. - Saturday got off to a cool start, with temperatures in the upper 40s and lower 50s, but conditions are expected to warm up by the afternoon. The plethora of sunshine Saturday will contribute to that warmup, helping temperatures eventually reach the low 80s in most of the Orlando are

CLICK ORLANDO - 2018-03-24 13:13:49

Report: Woman took cocaine to get up for family gathering

EUSTIS - A 44-year-old woman reportedly told a Lake County Sheriff's deputy she took cocaine to get up for a family gathering on Thursday afternoon, but a search of her car revealed a cornucopia of other drugs. Christina Elizabeth Wesner of Eustis was sitting in her car at a boat ramp in the 16000 B

DAILY COMMERCIAL - 2018-03-23 17:21:17

Man shot, killed overnight in Orlando

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in Orlando. According to officials, a man died after being shot near West Central Boulevard in the Camping World Stadium area. Police responded to the scene just after 1 a.m. to find the man wounded. He was rushed to an area hospital where he died. There

MYNEWS13.COM - 2018-03-23 13:26:00

Downtown Orlando to host March for Our Lives event as gun show held at fairgrounds

ORLANDO, Fla. - A branch of the student-led March for Our Lives movement will take place in downtown Orlando around noon Saturday, starting at Lake Eola Park and ending in front of the Pulse nightclub. Orlando Police Chief John Mina, who is running for Orange County Sheriff, will be attending the m

WFTV - 2018-03-24 15:50:05

Fatal Orlando shooting victims' friend calls deaths 'senseless'

ORLANDO, Fla. - Two people were killed Friday in a shooting, Orlando police said. The shooting happened on Central Avenue near State Road 408, police said. One person died at the scene, and another person died at the hospital, authorities said. Neither the circumstances surrounding the shooting no

NEWS965.COM - 2018-03-23 11:10:00

Police: 2 men fatally shot near downtown Orlando

Two men were fatally shot early Friday at an apartment building near downtown, the Orlando Police Department said. Michael A. Carter, 56, and Lloyd S. Cain, 38, were shot shortly before 1 a.m. on West Central Boulevard near South John Young Parkway and West Church Street, police spokeswoman Michelle

NEWS965.COM - 2018-03-23 11:10:00

Man accused of masturbating, grabbing woman in Baldwin Park arrested

BALDWIN PARK, Fla. - Authorities have arrested a man accused of exposing himself to a woman Sunday in a Baldwin Park neighborhood before he allegedly grabbed her, Orlando police said. Police said Harry Lee Goldsboro was arrested Thursday, days after neighbors reported the incident on the app Nextdo

CLICK ORLANDO - 2018-03-22 18:44:59

Police: Man charged in death of man whose body was discovered at Kissimmee auto shop

KISSIMMEE, Fla. - A 44-year-old man was charged in the death of a man whose body was discovered earlier this month at an auto repair shop, the Kissimmee Police Department said. The body was discovered March 14 at Cheo Auto Repair on East Donegan Avenue near North Orange Blossom Trail, police spokesw

WFTV - 2018-03-23 22:00:29

Fire ignites for second time in one week at Kissimmee apartment complex

Two people were treated at the scene of a fire at an apartment complex in Kissimmee. The fire at Goldelm at Valencian Apartments on Donegan Avenue is the second in a week for the complex. Friday's fire was contained to one downstairs unit in another building. Officials said they received reports of

WESH - 2018-03-23 21:45:00

Florida woman, 41, found dead in jail cell

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) - A 41-year-old woman was found dead in her cell in a Florida jail. Seminole County Sheriff's officials tell news outlets that Sharon Lynn Sailey was unresponsive when deputies conducted routine inmate checks on Wednesday afternoon. Medical staffers responded, but she was already


Woman picking up children from school arrested on DUI after near miss with school bus

Erica Rae Akins A woman who was picking up her children from school was arrested on a drunk driving charge after a near miss with a school bus. Erica Rae Akins, 35, of Ocklawaha, on Tuesday was driving a tan Acurawhich hit a curb causing a tire to "explode," according to an arrest report from the Ma


Winn-Dixie in Kissimmee 1 of 94 stores to close

Staff Writer Kissimmee resident Ron McDonald, 61, has bought his groceries from the Winn-Dixie on East Vine Street for 10 years. The U.S. Army veteran said he likes the supermarket's weekly deals and its convenient hours. That's why McDonald was surprised and saddened to hear that the store will


Deputies: Skeletal remains found on Orlando property

Orange County Sheriff's Office is investigating skeletal remains found Thursday on a property on Curry Ford Road. Deputies responded to 7421 Curry Ford Road around 5 p.m. in response to a report they received about remains found on the property. The investigation is active and ongoing, deputies say.

MYNEWS13.COM - 2018-03-23 04:37:00

Tip-a-Cop coming to Apopka in April

Come to Chili's on April 9th and 10th and Tip-a-Cop. Officers from the Apopka Police Department will meet and greet customers, help take and deliver drink and food orders and interact with restaurant guests at an event they are calling Tip-a-Cop. Proceeds will go to Special Olympics Florida, which o

THEAPOPKAVOICE.COM - 2018-03-22 19:38:38

Prosecution rests its case against Pulse gunman's widow amid evidence dispute

ORLANDO, Fla. - The judge in the Noor Salman trial scolded prosecutors for not sharing evidence that Salman hadn't cased the Pulse nightclub with her husband - something an agent testified the FBI knew "within days" of the shooting. "I'm very concerned by that," U.S. District Judge Paul Byron said.

TUCSON.COM - 2018-03-23 00:48:00

Man accused of exposing himself in Baldwin Park

Orlando police arrested a man who they said exposed himself to people in the Baldwin Park area. Harry Goldsboro faces attempted sexual battery and exposure charges. A woman said Goldsboro touched her while touching himself last week. She tried to escape, but told police Goldsboro grabbed her upper b

WESH - 2018-03-23 03:07:00

Seminole County inmate's death investigated

SANFORD, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35) - The Seminole County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an inmate at the John E. Polk Correctional Facility in Sanford. Staff who performing routine checks of inmates around 4 p.m. on Wednesday discovered Sharon Lynn Sailey, 41, of Orlando, unresponsive in he