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Tallahassee man facing attempted murder charges after fight on city bus
Tallahassee Police were alerted to the altercation between Gayson Mills, 40, and the victim on July 20.
Whataburger employee stabbed during Tallahassee drug deal
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -U.S. Marshals have arrested a man in connection to a stabbing near the Midtown Whataburger restaurant.The Tallahassee Police Department says they have has arrested Quanell Miller, 20, in connection for the stabbing that occurred at the Midtown Whataburger restaurant at 1101
TPD conducting sobriety checkpoint Thursday
From 8:30 p.m. to midnight, officers will be conducting a safety and sobriety checkpoint in the 1800 block of Park Avenue, between Magnolia Drive and Franklin Blvd.
TPD officer fired for violating deadly force guidelines
DeLeo, after meeting with former officer Damien Pearson, determined while chasing a Chevy Impala that was fleeing, he fired six shots into a vehicle that was not an imminent threat in violation of the department guidelines on deadly force.
Authorities responding to overturned semi truck in Thomasville
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsAugust 15, 2018THOMASVILLE, Ga. (WCTV) -- Authorities are on the scene of an overturned semi truck on Broad Street in Thomasville.The Thomasville Police and Fire departments are on the scene.Authorities say they're unsure of what caused the crash at this time.Officials are de
Leon County Deputies investigating robbery at Bannerman Crossing
By: Fletcher Keel | WCTV Eyewitness NewsAugust 15, 2018TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Leon County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery at the Firehouse Subs in the Bannerman Crossing Shopping Center.LCSO says the robbery occurred around the time the restaurant was closing.Deputies say
Sen. Nelson says 'foolish' to deny Russia targeting Florida
MONTICELLO, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, under fire from Florida's Republican governor, isn't backing down fromcomments that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systemsahead of this year's crucial election.
Former Tallahassee massage therapist get 15 years for sexual battery
Koelemij, who was a licensed massage therapist and certified nursing assistant at the time of the incident, was arrested after he sexually battered a victim he had met at an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting in Tallahassee.
Tallahassee Police: Body found near West 10 Apartments
Source: MGN OnlineTALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -The Tallahassee Police Department is investigating after a body was found on West Tennessee Street.Police say details are extremely limited, though they have confirmed that they received a call about the body around 12:40 p.m. They said the body was found
Sen. Nelson: "Foolish" to deny Russian targeting Florida
MONTICELLO, Fla. (AP) — U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson, under fire from Florida's Republican governor, isn't backing down from comments that Russian operatives have penetrated some of his state's election systems ahead of this year's crucial election.
Rentz Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison
A 30-year-old former Miller County resident was sentenced to 20 years in prison after being accused of kissing and hugging an underage boy at her apartment complex pool in Tallahassee, FL.You must be an online subscriber to view this story.The full version of this story will be available to all read
Man may face charges after wild ride
Deputies were called to the Ag-Pro headquarters off Highway 84 around 4 p.m. Tuesday as the man, identified later as Albert Mote, 61, of Valdosta, was spinning in circles.
TPD searching for suspect who picked up victim's lost wallet
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -Police are asking for help identifying a suspect who treated himself to a purchase at a sports store after finding a victim's lost wallet in Governor's Square Mall.The Tallahassee Police Department says the fraud happened a month ago on July 13 at the Champs Sports store in
LCSO: Remains of missing teen Ivan Aguilar found in Tallahassee
+1TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) -The Leon County Sheriff's Office confirms they have found the remains of Ivan Aguilar, a Tallahassee teen who's been missing for more than three years.LCSO detectives confirmed last week that remains found in August 2017, are those of missing juvenile, Ivan Aguilar. A pos
Gov. Scott directs money to help fight red tide in Florida
The order declared an emergency in Collier, Lee, Charlotte, Sarasota, Manatee, Hillsborough and Pinellas counties.
TPD: Suspect found wallet, went shopping with credit card
Police say the suspect, seen dressed in a black hooded sweatshirt, found the victim’s lost wallet and used the credit card to make a fraudulent purchase.
Police: Marijuana odor exudes from vehicle
The marijuana odor was "overwhelming," the report said, when the driver rolled down a window.
Restaurant manager alerts police to credit card fraud suspect
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- A Michigan man has been arrested in Tallahassee, accused of using multiple fraudulent credit cards to make purchases.
Police: Florida man recorded putting bodily fluid into co-worker's drink multiple times
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- (WLOX) -- A Tallahassee man has been arrested after he was seen on camera putting a white bodily fluid into his co-worker's water mug multiple times. Robert Tyson, 62, was arrested by the Tallahassee Police Department on Wednesday.
TPD: Man caught with credit card skimmer, stolen personal information
By: WCTV Eyewitness NewsAugust 13, 2018TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) -- A man has been arrested after police say he was found in possession of a credit card skimmer, fraudulent credit cards, and personal information from over 20 different victims.22-year-old Akil Symonette, of Hollywood, Florida, was tak