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He was taking a stroll near a Palmetto church. That's when a bullet struck him

A 37-year-old man was shot Friday afternoon in Palmetto, and investigators apparently have few clues to work with, according to a Manatee County Sheriff's Office report. The victim was walking in the 400 block of 25th Street East, near Mount Raymond Church, when he was struck in the right leg with a

BRADENTON HERALD - 2018-01-20 17:25:00

Manatee Co. kindergarten teacher accused of battery

BRADENTON, Fla. (WFLA) - A kindergarten teacher in Manatee County was arrested Friday night for battery. According to deputies, 48-year-old Luz Miro battered an 80-year-old man during an argument at a home on 39th Street East in Bradenton. The man was not injured during the incident, deputies say. M

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-20 15:19:37

Deputies Investigate Shooting Of Sarasota Motorist

SARASOTA, FL - A driver was shot near the intersection of 17th Street and Lockwood Ridge Road on Friday morning, deputies said. The victim was transported to a local hospital with injuries. Deputies are investigating and have not released information regarding a suspect. Deputies request people wit

PATCH - 2018-01-19 14:16:41

Shooting incident at intersection in Sarasota

SARASOTA, FL (WWSB) - According to the Sarasota Sheriff's Office, a driver was shot at the intersection of 17th Street and Lockwood Ridge Road. The driver was in the vehicle when struck and transported to hospital for treatment. The incident happened at around 6:00 a.m. on Friday morning. Deputie


Warrant: Manatee teacher supplied alcohol, pill to runaway teenager before sex

BRADENTON, Fla. - Newly-released arrest documents state the teenager that a Manatee County teacher allegedly had sex with was a runaway. Steven Kempa, 34, was arrested Wednesday for having unlawful sexual activity with a minor. RELATED:Manatee County teacher arrested for sexual activity with a min

ABC ACTION NEWS - 2018-01-20 04:18:30

Rowlett Middle School Grand Opening

BRADENTON, FL (WWSB) - A new Manatee County magnet school celebrated it's ribbon cutting Saturday. Rowlett Elementary Academy was the first magnet school in Manatee County. Rowlett then opened it's middle school in August of last year. The academy offers unique programs in the arts, communications,

MYSUNCOAST.COM - 2018-01-21 01:16:00

It's going to be so cold, a freeze warning was issued for Manatee, Sarasota counties

There may not be snow on the ground, but Florida is definitely feeling the chill of below-freezing winter weather as the National Weather Service issues freeze warnings for Manatee and Sarasota counties. According to Spectrum Bay News 9, Bradenton saw a low of 30 degrees Thursday morning. While it


Driver shot in Sarasota, deputies seek info

SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) - Sarasota County sheriff's deputies are investigating a shooting that left a driver injured Friday morning. Deputies responded to a report of a shooting into a vehicle in traffic at 6 a.m. It happened near the intersection of 17th Street and Lockwood Ridge Road in Sarasota. Th


News 'Dumfries man was sentenced today to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay $648,000 in restitution for sex trafficking two minor'

A Dumfries man was sentenced today to 30 years in prison and ordered to pay $648,000 in restitution for sex trafficking two minor victims from July 2013 to July 2015. Michael Edward Gunn, 41, is a previously convicted sex offender. According to court documents, Michael Gunn lured and enticed the two

POTOMACLOCAL.COM - 2018-01-19 17:46:44

Woman Strangles Female Acquaintance In Woodbridge: Police

WOODBRIDGE, VA - A woman is being held without bond after assaulting and strangling a female acquaintance Wednesday afternoon in the 16400 block of Regatta Lane in Woodbridge, according to Prince William County Police. Jaleesa Latrice Greene, 27, of the 7000 block of Bray Road in Hayes, was charged

PATCH - 2018-01-19 20:22:19

Inmate death at Fairfax County jail ruled a homicide; Police: fatal injury sustained before arrest

A 53-year-old woman who died in September after experiencing a medical emergency while being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center (ADC) was killed by blunt force trauma to the head, Virginia's Office of the Chief Medical Examiner ruled on Friday. According to a release from the Fairfax

FAIRFAX TIMES - 2018-01-19 19:16:00

Human foot remains found in backyard

SPRINGFIELD, Va. - Police are investigating the discovery of a human foot in Springfield, Virginia. A resident called officers to the 5900 block of Brunswick Street in Springfield on Saturday for possible human remains found in their backyard. Investigators are unclear of the race or gender associat

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-01-21 04:06:43

Virginia police searching for missing elderly man, last seen on Leesburg Pike

VIENNA, Va. - Police in Fairfax County need help locating a 91-year-old Virginia man, who last seen just before 5 p.m. on Friday. Police say Jerard Thomas Restaino was last seen at Koons Toyota car dealership at 8610 Leesburg Pike in Vienna. Investigators say Restaino is believed to be in danger and

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-01-21 01:16:00

Two teens arrested for middle school bomb threats

After two bomb threats were issued against city middle schools in short order, the Alexandria Police Department has arrested two teens. Police have charged a 13-year-old male with making threats to bomb Francis C. Hammond Middle School. That threat was posted on Twitter on Wednesday night and cause


D.C. fire captain arrested for allegedly filming a teenage girl in Fair Oaks Mall fitting room

FAIRFAX, Va. - In Fairfax, a D.C. fire and EMS captain has been arrested for allegedly filming a teenage girl inside a fitting room. On Friday, 50-year-old Rudolph Doering was charged with attempted unlawful filming of a minor on January 7, 2017. Fairfax County Police say the incident happened in H

LOCALDVM.COM - 2018-01-21 04:12:47

Tractor trailer involved in serious crash in Fairfax County

FAIRFAX STATION, Va. - A serious crash involving a tractor trailer and another vehicle is causing major traffic delays in Fairfax County. The accident happened on Ox Road (Route 123) near Hampton Road Friday afternoon, according to police. Video from SkyFox over the scene shows the tractor trailer i

FOX5DC.COM - 2018-01-20 00:37:00

Man Who Died in Santa Fe Springs Double Shooting Was Father of Twin Boys, Brother Says

A 40-year-old man who was killed in a Santa Fe Springs double shooting was the father of 7-year-old twin boys who had just been released from prison and was eager to turn his life around, his brother told KTLA Friday. Javier Espinoza is shown in a photo posted on a GoFundMe page on Jan. 19, 2018. Ja

KTLA.COM - 2018-01-19 22:20:18

Victim shot dead in Bentley in Santa Fe Springs was San Bernardino man

Authorities on Friday identified the man who was found fatally shot in Santa Fe Springs as a San Bernardino resident. Paramedics pronounced 40-year-old Javier F. Espinoza dead at the scene at 5 p.m. Thursday, according to Los Angeles County Coroner's spokesman Ed Winter. He said Espinoza was in the

WHITTIER DAILY NEWS - 2018-01-19 18:08:31

Covina man accused of attacking daughter's boyfriend with machete

A man struck his daughter and attacked her boyfriend with a machete during a dispute at a home near Covina on Saturday afternoon, authorities said. Felix Antonio De Jesus, 61, was booked on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon following the violence, which unfolded just after 2 p.m. in the 1670

SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE - 2018-01-21 03:22:23

Defendant in Buena Park parking lot killing has died in custody

SANTA ANA - A murder charge was dismissed Friday against a 62-year-old man accused of deliberately running over a woman in a hotel parking lot in Buena Park because the defendant has died in custody, a prosecutor said. Nelson Ward Jr. of Santa Ana was charged with murder, along with assault with a d

OCREGISTER - 2018-01-20 02:46:24