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Traffic stop ends in discovery of narcotics and an arrest
Washington was arrested and charged with Trafficking in MDPV (10 grams or more), Driving while License Suspended, and Attaching License Plate not Assigned.
Orange County boy turned away from school over dreadlocks
An Orange County man said his 6-year-old son was told he couldn't go to school because his hair is too long and dreadlocks are not allowed.It happened at A Book's Christian Academy in Apopka.AdvertisementSchool officials said their policy is for all boys hair to be tapered cut, off the collar and ea
Florida Hospital changing its name to AdventHealth
Florida Hospital, one of the nation's largest faith-based health care systems, is changing its name.
Man goes flying on couch after car crashes into DeLand home
DELAND, Fla.- A man who was sitting on a couch playing video games was catapulted across the living room when a pickup truck crashed into a DeLand home Sunday afternoon, according to his aunt.
Boy kicked out of private school over dreadlocks
APOPKA, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35)- A father says changes need to be made after his son was told he couldn't attend private school with dreadlocks. Now, threats are being made against the Christian school in Apopka.
Daytona Police release video of gunfire in daylight, shooter wanted | Where Orlando Turns First For Breaking News, Weather, and Traffic
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -The Daytona Beach Police Department on Tuesday released video of a man firing a gun outside of a store in broad daylight.The actual, incident happened on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the Bethune Village Market on Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard.Police say the video shows Ronald Denso
A 6-year-old boy was not allowed into school because of his dreadlocks, and now the school is receiving threats
A 6-year-old boy with dreadlocks was not allowed to start his first day of class at a Christian private school in Florida because of his hair.The son’s father, Clinton Stanley Sr., first told theOrlando Sentinelthat his child was not allowed to enter A Book’s Christian Academy in Apopka, Florida, on
Shocking video shows gunman open fire outside Daytona Beach store
The shooting happened on Wednesday, Aug. 8, at the Bethune Village Market on Dr. Mary McLeod Bethune Boulevard.
Several children injured in Orange County school bus crash, officials say
Several students were injured Tuesday in a school bus crash on Clarcona Road in Orange County, officials told WESH 2 News.A white pickup truck was involved in the crash.AdvertisementMinor injuries were reported.Some parents came to the scene to pick up their children.WESH 2 News is working to gather
DeLand commission seat filled after suspension
DELAND, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- DeLand City Commission appointed a replacement for suspended commissioner Jeff Hunter.Charles Paiva will now serve in Seat 2.Governor Scott suspended Hunter after he was arrested in June for drug trafficking charges. Police say he gave his girlfriend hydrocodone pills at
VIDEO: Herd of cows help steer police to pursuit suspect in Florida
SANFORD, FL - A herd of 16 cows helped police officers in Florida corral a fleeing suspect who bailed out of a car and ran through a pasture.A Seminole County Sheriff's helicopter captured the August 6 incident on video as the crew gave play-by-play to officers on the ground. A crew member offered t
Daytona Beach shooting: Person shot near BCU campus, outside market
Investigators said the suspect was at the store waiting for the victim. When the victim approached, the shooter walked over to a car, grabbed a rifle and fired at the victim, according to police.
DeBary elderly man missing, may be heading for New Mexico
DEBARY, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- The Volusia County Sheriff's Officereleased a Silver Alert via Twitterfor 84-year-old Harold Clutts from DeBary.They say he is possibly heading for New Mexico in a silver 2002 Ford F-350 with Florida tag END-V65.Anyone with any information is asked to call 911.
Elderly man due in court after allegedly murdering his wife
SANFORD, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- A 75-year-old man is behind bars after being arrested for the murder of his 82-year-old wife. He is due in court this Tuesday.Sanford Police say that Elue Watson is out of the hospital and booked this morning.Police say he dismembered his wife with a machete.Investigato
Man followed teen to Volusia Co. resort hotel room then raped her, police say
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Man accused of sexually battering girl after following her to Daytona Beach Shores hotel room
DAYTONA BEACH SHORES, Fla.- A 23-year-old man was arrested after being accused of sexually battering a 14-year-old girl in a Daytona Beach Shores hotel room Saturday, according to police.
Brother of NBA superstar Vince Carter arrested, tried to run over woman
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (FOX 35 WOFL)- The brother of NBA superstar Vince Carter was arrested in Daytona Beach.According to reports, Christopher Carter got into an argument with a woman and then tried to run her over with his truck.He is charged with aggravated assault.
Arrest made in fatal 2017 hit-and-run crash
NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla.- A man identified as a suspect in a fatal hit-and-run crash after DNA evidence taken from the crime scene in 2017 linked him to the crime has been arrested, according to the New Smyrna Beach Police Department.
Man arrested, accused of killing 21-year-old in New Smyrna Beach
"He destroyed so much of our future, my daughter's future, obviously. Her sister. You know, everything in our lives has been just pretty much shattered," Morrell said.
Deltona man arrested in connection with Longwood fatal shooting
Anthony Gilbery Gonzalez, 51, was arrested Saturday in connection with the fatal shooting of Richard Javier, 35.