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Oviedo man tries to put deputies in a choke hold, instead, he gets tased
An Oviedo man was arrested Saturday after assaulting a deputy outside of Armories Guns and Ammo store, according to a WKMG Click Orlando report. Timothy Craig, 33, faces charges of resisting an officer with violence and battery on an officer or firefighter, according to Seminole County Sheriff’s Off
Seminole County Inmate facing first degree murder charges dies after extended illness
Seminole County, Fla. - Seminole County deputies say that an inmate who was facing first degree murder charges has passed away at a local hospital after dealing with a long term illness.
Sanford police revisit clues in 16-year-old cold case
SANFORD, Fla. - Investigators are revisiting clues in a cold case 16 years after a man was found dead in Seminole County, according to the Sanford Police Department. Police said Monday, exactly 16 years from the evening Michael Walker's body was found, that the cold case was being reviewed by the de
Florida father shoots older son to protect younger sibling, police say
Authorities in a Florida county say a father has been left "absolutely shattered" after he shot and killed his older son in an effort to save his younger son's life, with the sheriff's office saying the move was justified based on evidence.
Old Florida town dubbed 'psychic capital of the world'
CASSADAGA, Fla. - It's a small town just north of Orlando that many have heard about, but not because it has an amusement park. Nestled between Daytona and Orlando, and more than a century old, with tin roof homes surrounded by trees filled with moss, is the town of Cassadaga.
Porch pirates, including UPS employee, busted in Seminole County, deputies say
Three people, including a seasonal UPS employee, were arrested Thursday after Seminole County Sheriff's deputies say they hatched a scheme to steal packages delivered to homes near Lake Mary.
Chain restaurant capital? 6 Orlando-based eateries land on Tripadvisor's top chains lists
Six Central Florida-based headquartered chains were named among the tops in the United States, according to TripAdvisor reviewers. Again, the Orlando area staked its claim as a chain restaurant capital.
Oviedo man hit with stun gun after trying to put deputies in chokehold, report says
SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - An Oviedo man is facing charges after he tried to put a deputy in a chokehold outside a guns and ammunition store, according to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office.
UPS employee among 3 arrested for Seminole County porch pirate scheme
LAKE MARY, Fla. - A seasonal UPS employee is accused of helping two suspects steal packages from a home in Lake Mary, according to officials from the Seminole County Sheriff's Office.
Seminole County schools on lockdown after nationwide hoax
SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - Several schools in Seminole County were placed on lockdowns Thursday after a threat was called into a nearby business, Seminole County Public School officials said.
Family sues Universal Orlando for not posting warning signs in Spanish after man dies
ORLANDO, Fla. (WFLA) - Family members of a man who died after riding a ride at Universal Orlando has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the theme park, according to a news release.
Chilly start! Stormy weather expected later this week across Central Florida
ORLANDO, Fla. - It's a chilly start to the week Monday as colder and drier air moved into Central Florida. It will be sunny a cool with an average high of 66 degrees across Central Florida, Certified meteorologist Brian Shields said.
Passenger dies day after fiery 4-car crash on State Road 429
A 21-year-old Apopka man died at Orlando Regional Medical Center on Sunday, the day after he was injured in a fiery four-car crash on State Road 429 in Orange County, the Florida Highway Patrol said.
911 calls show Lake Brantley students, parents 'didn't understand' code red was drill
ALTAMONTE SPRINGS, Fla. - At first, dispatchers talking to scared parents of Lake Brantley High School students didn't know what to tell them, 911 calls from the day of the Dec. 6 code red drill released by the Seminole County Sheriff's Office show.
2 more women say they were sexually assaulted by former Florida teacher
ORLANDO, Fla. - Three women caught in a web of denial involving their former high school music teacher, want Florida lawmakers to eliminate the current statute of limitations for sexual assault against minors.
Varsity scores and top performers: Dec. 15
Today’s high school varsity scores and top performers. Buzz: Aidan Knight had 26 points for the Lions (7-1), while James Groestch added 18 points in the win. Buzz: Zanoria Cruz led the Highlanders (7-1) with 32 points, while Kayla Blackshear added 9 points for LHP.
Extremely rare blood needed to help South Florida toddler
Zainab, a 2-year-old South Florida girl battling an aggressive form of cancer, needs rare blood. OneBlood, a not-for-profit blood center serving Florida and other parts of the southeast, is leading a worldwide search to find some of the rarest blood in the world for Zainab’s neuroblastoma.
Florida veteran dies after genitals become gangrenous; family blames nursing home: report
An 84-year-old Army veteran in Jacksonville, Florida, died after he reportedly developed a gangrene infection in his genitals. Now his family members allege the nursing home where the veteran lived ignored his condition until it was too late.
Cooler weather ahead: Temps expected to drop
ORLANDO, Fla. - Colder, drier air is moving into Central Florida, certified meteorologist George Waldenberger said. The rains cleared making way for sunny skies on Sunday. Temperatures are forecast to be in the low 70s and will drop to the 40s by Monday morning, Waldenberger said.
Orlando: Check Out 5 Nearby Homes For Sale
ORLANDO, FL — When you're looking for some new digs, hunting down every new listing in the area can be a wearisome endeavor. That's why we here at Patch have stepped in and done the initial work for you.