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Man wearing 'I would cuddle you so much harder' T-shirt arrested in online predator sting
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla.- Volusia County, state and federal authorities worked together recently on an undercover operation to arrest men who they say were attempting to meet young girls for sex using social media to lure potential victims.
Seven arrested by VCSO during internet predator undercover sting | Ormond Beach Observer | Ormond Beach Observer
The four-day sting, dubbed "Operation Unlawful Attraction," consisted of detectives speaking to over 50 individuals through various popular social media platforms. Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood said during a press conference on Mondau, Oct. 15, that of those 50, seven took the initiative to m
Courtyard hotel to open in historic downtown DeLand, Florida
DELAND, FL – TheCourtyard by Marriott DeLand Historic Districtis scheduled to open its doors on Wednesday, October 17, 2018. Located at 308 North Woodland Boulevard, the 104-room hotel will operate as a Marriott franchise, owned and managed byAvista Hotels and Resortsof Orlando, Florida. General Man
Volusia County child sex sting nets 7 arrests
VOLUSIA COUNTY, Fla.- Seven men were arrested and charged in Volusia County as part of an undercover sting called "Operation Unlawful Attraction," the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office said Monday.
House fire injures 11-year-old boy, grandmother arrested
DELAND, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35)- The Volusia County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman, who they say left her 11-year-old grandson home alone.
Here's what you need to know before parking in a handicap spot
ORLANDO, Fla.- News 6 traffic safety expertTrooper Steve Montieroanswers viewer questions about the rules of the road every week, helping Orlando-area residents become better drivers by being better educated.[ASK TROOPER STEVE:Send safety question to Trooper Steve]
Witnesses prevent suspect from kidnapping child at Orlando airport
Police said Alfredo Sanchez, 49, walked up behind the 8-year-old victim, wrapped his arms around her waist and walked away.
Woman Charged After Boy Starts Fire In Home
Volusia County deputies were dispatched to 833 Margaret Street in DeLand, the home of Mary Romines, at around 11:30 Saturday morning for a structure fire. Volusia County Fire was already on the scene fighting a fire in a bedroom. The fire was quickly contained.
Firefighter, police officer among those injured in Daytona Beach apartment fire
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.- Three people, including a police officer and a firefighter, were injured in a blaze at a Daytona Beach apartment complex, officials said Sunday.
Former Disney World Lifeguard Gets More Than 14 Years For Distributing Child Porn - Breaking911
Orlando, Florida – A federal judge has sentenced William Earl Barrett (28, Clermont) to 14 years and 6 months in federal prison for distributing and possessing child pornography. The court also ordered Barrett to forfeit the electronic devices he used during the course of the offense.
Florida woman charged after boy left home alone starts fire
After the fire was extinguished, the Orlando Sentinel reports deputies inspected the house, saying it was in deplorable condition.
Deadly DUI suspect appears before a judge
"Mr. Torres, you're here on charges of DUI causing a death and DUI with damage to person or property. I find probably cause and appoint the public defender," the judge said.
Looting leads to deadly shooting in Panama City, Florida
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WPMI) - Looting led to a deadly shooting overnight in Panama City, Florida.
Man stabbed at Chevron gas station on Aloma Avenue, deputies say
ORANGE COUNTY, Fla.- A man was injured after a stabbing that took place Sunday morning, according to officials from the Orange County Sheriff's Office.
VCSO Investigating Armed Robbery At Internet Cafe
Ormond Beach, FL –Detectives are investigating an armed robbery at an Internet cafe in Ormond Beach where one of the employees was pistol-whipped by one of the suspects.The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says the call for help came around 9:30 this morning (October 14th) at the business on 1230 Han
FHP: Pierson Man Drunk When He Killed Elderly Man
29-year-oldBruno Torresis held on $51,000 bond on a DUI manslaughter charge following yesterday’s (October 12th) traffic incident, which happened around 2:30 p.m. on Senic Avenue near Glenwood Road in DeLand.
Man recovering after being shot near Altamonte Springs apartment compl | Where Orlando Turns First For Breaking News, Weather, and Traffic
Altamonte Springs, Fla. -Police in Altamonte Springs are investigating a shooting that took place Sunday morning.PIO Evelyn Estevez says around 10:40 a.m., it happened on Ballard Street and Beverly Avenue near the Charter Pointe Apartments.Witnesses say they heard a single gunshot and when deputies
Former Villages CVS pharmacy technician who stole drugs in trouble again | Villages-News.com
Chelsea Lynn Ilg, 29, was arrested on Sumter Count warrants charging her with violating her probation on drug charges. She was initially booked at the Lake County Jail and then transferred to Sumter County.
1 injured after shooting in Altamonte Springs, police say
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla.- One man was injured after a shooting Sunday, according to officials from the Altamonte Springs Police Department.
Toddler found wandering in Daytona Beach
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (WOFL FOX 35)- A two-year-old boy was found wandering in a Daytona Beach neighborhood, wearing nothing but a dirty diaper.