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  • Two dead after Hudson murder-suicide

    Two dead after Hudson murder-suicide

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 10:32 AM EDT2014-07-22 14:32:54 GMT
    Deputies now say they deaths of two people in Hudson appear to be the result of a murder-suicide.
    Deputies now say they deaths of two people in Hudson appear to be the result of a murder-suicide.
  • Home condemned after sinkhole opens in Spring Hill

    Home condemned after sinkhole opens in Spring Hill

    Tuesday, July 22 2014 9:36 AM EDT2014-07-22 13:36:55 GMT
    After a sinkhole gobbled up Linda Fisher's driveway and sent cracks running throughout her property, Hernando County officials say they are condemning her home.
    After a sinkhole gobbled up Linda Fisher's driveway and sent cracks running throughout her property, Hernando County officials say they are condemning her home.
  • Cleanup begins after sinkhole opens in Spring Hill

    Cleanup begins after sinkhole opens in Spring Hill

    Monday, July 21 2014 5:50 PM EDT2014-07-21 21:50:17 GMT
    Heavy equipment rumbled through a Spring Hill neighborhood Monday as crews began cleaning up what was left of a road that was decimated by a sinkhole. By early Monday evening, most broken pieces of the road had been removed.
    Heavy equipment rumbled through a Spring Hill neighborhood Monday as crews began cleaning up what was left of a road that was decimated by a sinkhole. By early Monday evening, most broken pieces of the road had been removed.
  • Neighbors say Spring Hill sinkhole is growing

    Neighbors say Spring Hill sinkhole is growing

    Monday, July 21 2014 2:57 PM EDT2014-07-21 18:57:11 GMT
    It's become the latest attraction in Spring Hill. Residents are flocking to Eldridge Road to get a look at a sinkhole that's swallowed the street and part of a neighbor's driveway.
    It's become the latest attraction in Spring Hill. Residents are flocking to Eldridge Road to get a look at a sinkhole that's swallowed the street and part of a neighbor's driveway.
  • Huge sinkhole opens up in Spring Hill

    Huge sinkhole opens up in Spring Hill

    Saturday, July 19 2014 10:32 PM EDT2014-07-20 02:32:52 GMT
    A huge sinkhole opened up in a Spring Hill neighborhood.It's about 40 yards wide and 30 feet deep. It's at the intersection of Eldridge Road and Van Allen Way
    A huge sinkhole opened up in a Spring Hill neighborhood.It's about 40 yards wide and 30 feet deep. It's at the intersection of Eldridge Road and Van Allen Way
  • Hernando deputies take down 2 illegal grow houses

    Hernando deputies take down 2 illegal grow houses

    Saturday, July 19 2014 12:45 AM EDT2014-07-19 04:45:59 GMT
    The Hernando County Sheriff's Office executed two search warrant this week taking down two illegal marijuana grow operations worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
    The Hernando County Sheriff's Office executed two search warrant this week taking down two illegal marijuana grow operations worth hundreds of thousands of dollars.
  • Suspect sought in Pasco bank robbery

    Suspect sought in Pasco bank robbery

    Friday, July 18 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-18 22:12:48 GMT
    Covered from head to toe, the suspect doesn't want anyone seeing who he is.One thing he did show off, though, was a black handgun, gripped firmly in his right hand.
    Covered from head to toe, the suspect doesn't want anyone seeing who he is.One thing he did show off, though, was a black handgun, gripped firmly in his right hand.
  • Cleaning crew: We thought dead body was a mannequin

    Cleaning crew: We thought dead body was a mannequin

    Friday, July 18 2014 4:38 AM EDT2014-07-18 08:38:44 GMT
    Two men cleaning out a vacant house mistook a dead body for a mannequin before they threw it out, investigators say.
    Two men cleaning out a vacant house mistook a dead body for a mannequin before they threw it out, investigators say.
  • Body found in Hernando dump

    Body found in Hernando dump

    Thursday, July 17 2014 4:24 PM EDT2014-07-17 20:24:51 GMT
    It was just before noon today when workers at the West Hernando Transfer Station on Osowaw Boulevard spotted human remains in one of the bins. Deputies say a second crime scene is at a home on Treehaven Drive in Spring Hill.
    It was just before noon today when workers at the West Hernando Transfer Station on Osowaw Boulevard spotted human remains in one of the bins. Deputies say a second crime scene is at a home on Treehaven Drive in Spring Hill.
  • Attorney: Reeves will testify at theater-shooting trial

    Attorney: Reeves will testify at theater-shooting trial

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 7:43 PM EDT2014-07-16 23:43:42 GMT
    Who will be the star witness in the Curtis Reeves murder trial? FOX 13 has learned it will be Reeves himself. "When he takes the stand in this case, that the general public can understand what a wonderful person he is," said Reeves' attorney, Richard Escobar.
    Who will be the star witness in the Curtis Reeves murder trial? FOX 13 has learned it will be Reeves himself. "When he takes the stand in this case, that the general public can understand what a wonderful person he is," said Reeves' attorney, Richard Escobar.
  • Where is the 'Balloon Boy' and his family now?

    Where is the 'Balloon Boy' and his family now?

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 4:17 PM EDT2014-07-16 20:17:40 GMT
    They claim to be the world's youngest heavy metal band. But their 11-year-old lead singer, Falcon Heene, has already been as famous as a rock star. Back in 2009, he was known to some as “Balloon Boy.”
    They claim to be the world's youngest heavy metal band. But their 11-year-old lead singer, Falcon Heene, has already been as famous as a rock star. Back in 2009, he was known to some as “Balloon Boy.”
  • Two dogs lost in Holiday house fire

    Two dogs lost in Holiday house fire

    Wednesday, July 16 2014 2:16 PM EDT2014-07-16 18:16:10 GMT
    Firefighters arrived to a burning home just minutes after hearing it caught fire, but that was still too late for two dogs trapped inside. 
    Firefighters arrived to a burning home just minutes after hearing it caught fire, but that was still too late for two dogs trapped inside. 
  • 'River' the dog recovering after boar attack

    'River' the dog recovering after boar attack

    Monday, July 14 2014 6:07 PM EDT2014-07-14 22:07:20 GMT
    She's been through the ringer, but Monday, Boxer-mix "River" was all smiles, thanks to the lady at the end of her new leash.
    She's been through the ringer, but Monday, Boxer-mix "River" was all smiles, thanks to the lady at the end of her new leash.
  • Standoff closes roads near Hernando school

    Standoff closes roads near Hernando school

    Monday, July 14 2014 5:49 PM EDT2014-07-14 21:49:28 GMT
    Deputies say travel near Eastside Elementary will be restricted while they attempt to make a felony arrest in the area, but did not say exactly where.
    Deputies say travel near Eastside Elementary will be restricted while they attempt to make a felony arrest in the area, but did not say exactly where.
  • Body found in woods tentatively identified

    Body found in woods tentatively identified

    Saturday, July 12 2014 4:24 PM EDT2014-07-12 20:24:17 GMT
    Deputies in Pasco county are investigating after a body was discovered in the woods.
    Deputies in Pasco county are investigating after a body was discovered in the woods.
  • Theater shooting suspect Curtis Reeves freed on $150,000 bond

    Theater shooting suspect Curtis Reeves freed on $150,000 bond

    Friday, July 11 2014 8:42 PM EDT2014-07-12 00:42:26 GMT
    The retired police officer accused of killing a man for texting in a movie theater was freed from jail Friday night after a judge set a $150,000 bond. Curtis Reeves left the Pasco County Jail flanked by family. He did not speak to the media.
    The retired police officer accused of killing a man for texting in a movie theater was freed from jail Friday night after a judge set a $150,000 bond. Curtis Reeves left the Pasco County Jail flanked by family. He did not speak to the media.
  • Pair jailed for breaking into school, stealing munchies

    Pair jailed for breaking into school, stealing munchies

    Thursday, July 10 2014 11:11 AM EDT2014-07-10 15:11:22 GMT
    They weren't quite cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs and it certainly wasn't the breakfast of champions: Two young Hernando County men were arrested for allegedly breaking into an elementary school and stealing some cereal.
    They weren't quite cuckoo for Cocoa Puffs and it certainly wasn't the breakfast of champions: Two young Hernando County men were arrested for allegedly breaking into an elementary school and stealing some cereal.
  • Judge still unable to set trial date for theater shooting case

    Judge still unable to set trial date for theater shooting case

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 8:07 PM EDT2014-07-10 00:07:23 GMT
    We still don't know when Curtis Reeves will go to trial. After getting requests from both sides, Judge Pat Siracusa instead set a September date for the next pre-trial hearing in the theater shooting case.
    We still don't know when Curtis Reeves will go to trial. After getting requests from both sides, Judge Pat Siracusa instead set a September date for the next pre-trial hearing in the theater shooting case.
  • Growing Pasco to get new I-75 interchange

    Growing Pasco to get new I-75 interchange

    Wednesday, July 9 2014 5:08 PM EDT2014-07-09 21:08:57 GMT
    The area along Overpass Road is now primarily rural. But by the time the new I-75 interchange is complete, the area is expected to change dramatically.
    The area along Overpass Road is now primarily rural. But by the time the new I-75 interchange is complete, the area is expected to change dramatically.
  • Dade City Man arrested for electrical theft

    Dade City Man arrested for electrical theft

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 8:45 AM EDT2014-07-08 12:45:53 GMT
    Police arrested a man they say admitted to stealing electricity for the past six years, and racking up over $7,000 in unpaid bills.
    Police arrested a man they say admitted to stealing electricity for the past six years, and racking up over $7,000 in unpaid bills.
  • Missing girl from Spring Hill found safe

    Missing girl from Spring Hill found safe

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 4:34 AM EDT2014-07-08 08:34:30 GMT
    Pasco County deputies say Krista Lynn Elizabeth Parrish, the 12-year-old girl who went missing out of Spring Hill on Monday evening, has been found safe.
    Pasco County deputies say Krista Lynn Elizabeth Parrish, the 12-year-old girl who went missing out of Spring Hill on Monday evening, has been found safe.
  • Victim in fireworks incident was married on CMT reality show

    Victim in fireworks incident was married on CMT reality show

    Monday, July 7 2014 1:46 PM EDT2014-07-07 17:46:04 GMT
    It turns out the woman who lost of her life in a tragic accident involving fireworks over the weekend once appeared on the CMT wedding reality show, My Big Redneck Wedding 3.
    It turns out the woman who lost of her life in a tragic accident involving fireworks over the weekend once appeared on the CMT wedding reality show, My Big Redneck Wedding 3.
  • Review finds texting and driving ban tough to enforce

    Review finds texting and driving ban tough to enforce

    Monday, July 7 2014 9:53 AM EDT2014-07-07 13:53:50 GMT
    Florida's texting-while-driving ban was intended to stop distracted drivers, but a recent review found the law is difficult to enforce, and therefore, is rarely used.
    Florida's texting-while-driving ban was intended to stop distracted drivers, but a recent review found the law is difficult to enforce, and therefore, is rarely used.
  • Deputies arrest serial robber

    Deputies arrest serial robber

    Saturday, July 5 2014 10:57 PM EDT2014-07-06 02:57:55 GMT
    Pinellas County deputies solved a string of burglaries with one man's arrest.
    Pinellas County deputies solved a string of burglaries with one man's arrest.
  • Missing woman found after night at sea, scallops and all

    Missing woman found after night at sea, scallops and all

    Friday, July 4 2014 5:12 PM EDT2014-07-04 21:12:18 GMT
    It was a relieving sight for Captain Ernie Croft: Dora Steed standing waist-deep in water near a mangrove island, waving her flippers at him. Officials say she's in good condition after getting separated from her boat yesterday.
    It was a relieving sight for Captain Ernie Croft: Dora Steed standing waist-deep in water near a mangrove island, waving her flippers at him. Officials say she's in good condition after getting separated from her boat yesterday.
  • Pasco detectives investigate rash of truck break-ins

    Pasco detectives investigate rash of truck break-ins

    Thursday, July 3 2014 6:52 PM EDT2014-07-03 22:52:37 GMT
    Pasco County detectives are tracking a rash of vehicle break-ins, and they say it seems the crooks are focusing on a certain type of vehicle.Over the past month and a half, there have been nearly 30 reports of work trucks being robbed.
    Pasco County detectives are tracking a rash of vehicle break-ins, and they say it seems the crooks are focusing on a certain type of vehicle.Over the past month and a half, there have been nearly 30 reports of work trucks being robbed.
  • Sheriff Nocco: Deputies forced to shoot during Tuesday arrest

    Sheriff Nocco: Deputies forced to shoot during Tuesday arrest

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 6:12 PM EDT2014-07-02 22:12:39 GMT
    The investigation continues after a deputy-involved shooting in Zephyrhills Tuesday afternoon.
    The investigation continues after a deputy-involved shooting in Zephyrhills Tuesday afternoon.
  • Pasco considers dropping 'valedictorian' award

    Pasco considers dropping 'valedictorian' award

    Wednesday, July 2 2014 11:03 AM EDT2014-07-02 15:03:53 GMT
    The Pasco County School Board is deciding whether to get rid of the "valedictorian" and "salutatorian" titles for high school seniors. Instead, the top students would receive an honors status for their academic achievement.
    The Pasco County School Board is deciding whether to get rid of the "valedictorian" and "salutatorian" titles for high school seniors. Instead, the top students would receive an honors status for their academic achievement.
  • Deputy continues recovery after weekend crash

    Deputy continues recovery after weekend crash

    Monday, June 30 2014 12:54 PM EDT2014-06-30 16:54:23 GMT
    A Bay area deputy remains in the hospital Monday after a serious over the weekend.
    A Bay area deputy remains in the hospital Monday after a serious over the weekend.
  • Suspects at large after violent police chase

    Suspects at large after violent police chase

    Friday, June 27 2014 1:50 PM EDT2014-06-27 17:50:35 GMT
    The hunt is on for a driver accused of trying to hit a police officer during an overnight chase.
    The hunt is on for a driver accused of trying to hit a police officer during an overnight chase.
  • Crew of Floridians released from Honduran jail

    Crew of Floridians released from Honduran jail

    Friday, June 27 2014 4:46 AM EDT2014-06-27 08:46:24 GMT
    A local salvage team, jailed in Honduras for two months, is now free. 
    A local salvage team, jailed in Honduras for two months, is now free. 
  • Woman accused of dognapping from animal shelter

    Woman accused of dognapping from animal shelter

    Thursday, June 26 2014 12:37 PM EDT2014-06-26 16:37:27 GMT
    A week after nearly 50 dogs were taken from a Spring Hill home because of deplorable living conditions, the former owner of the dogs said she's been accused of stealing three of them from Hernando County Animal Services."They're just trying to build a case and put it on me," Naoma Britten said. "I'm not guilty. I am not guilty."Britten said a Brooksville Police Detective questioned her Wednesday about three dogs that went "missing" from the shelter.She signed 21 dogs over to Hernando animal a...
    A week after nearly 50 dogs were taken from a Spring Hill home because of deplorable living conditions, the former owner of the dogs said she's been accused of stealing three of them from Hernando County Animal Services."They're just trying to build a case and put it on me," Naoma Britten said. "I'm not guilty. I am not guilty."Britten said a Brooksville Police Detective questioned her Wednesday about three dogs that went "missing" from the shelter.She signed 21 dogs over to Hernando animal a...
  • Bay area man wins best home brew

    Bay area man wins best home brew

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-06-26 02:50:05 GMT
    Who brews the best beer in the country? Some says it's Robert Hilferding. He has a small brewery at his home in Zephyrhills.
    Who brews the best beer in the country? Some says it's Robert Hilferding. He has a small brewery at his home in Zephyrhills.
  • Overcoming obstacles to inspire children

    Overcoming obstacles to inspire children

    Wednesday, June 25 2014 10:50 AM EDT2014-06-25 14:50:21 GMT
    Ryan Murphy is teaching a life lesson to kids who desperately need his time and attention. His determination and dedication are paying off, helping make him What's Right with Tampa Bay.
    Ryan Murphy is teaching a life lesson to kids who desperately need his time and attention. His determination and dedication are paying off, helping make him What's Right with Tampa Bay.
  • Pasco mom looking for help after dog attack

    Pasco mom looking for help after dog attack

    Monday, June 23 2014 10:41 PM EDT2014-06-24 02:41:34 GMT
    A Land O' Lakes mom is trying to figure out how to pay for plastic surgery after a pit bull attack left her 7-year-old daughter with 28 stitches on her face. But the dog's owner says his offers to pay have been rebuffed.
    A Land O' Lakes mom is trying to figure out how to pay for plastic surgery after a pit bull attack left her 7-year-old daughter with 28 stitches on her face. But the dog's owner says his offers to pay have been rebuffed.
  • Shooter's DNA not found on phone in theater shooting case

    Shooter's DNA not found on phone in theater shooting case

    Monday, June 23 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-06-23 22:18:02 GMT
    New crime lab results show Curtis Reeves' DNA was not found on a cell phone at the center of the theater shooting case. His attorney says he's not surprised but was hoping the retired cop's DNA would be on that cell phone to help bolster his defense.
    New crime lab results show Curtis Reeves' DNA was not found on a cell phone at the center of the theater shooting case. His attorney says he's not surprised but was hoping the retired cop's DNA would be on that cell phone to help bolster his defense.

  • After 9-year-old killed, family wants answers

    After 9-year-old killed, family wants answers

    Monday, June 23 2014 5:59 PM EDT2014-06-23 21:59:38 GMT
    Today, the family of the little boy killed in Land O' Lakes last week held a news conference with their attorney. They're conducting their own investigation into how the accident happened.
    Today, the family of the little boy killed in Land O' Lakes last week held a news conference with their attorney. They're conducting their own investigation into how the accident happened.
  • Deputies: Lutz woman killed by grandson

    Deputies: Lutz woman killed by grandson

    Monday, June 23 2014 5:37 PM EDT2014-06-23 21:37:02 GMT
    Deputies in Pasco County say an elderly woman who disappeared from her home this morning has now been found dead. Her grandson is suspected in her murder.
    Deputies in Pasco County say an elderly woman who disappeared from her home this morning has now been found dead. Her grandson is suspected in her murder.
  • Deputies: Adult store patron left kids in car alone

    Deputies: Adult store patron left kids in car alone

    Monday, June 23 2014 3:08 PM EDT2014-06-23 19:08:41 GMT
    Saturday evening, deputies say they found a 3-year-old and a 1-year-old locked in a vehicle in the parking lot of the Todd Adult Superstore on U.S. 19.
    Saturday evening, deputies say they found a 3-year-old and a 1-year-old locked in a vehicle in the parking lot of the Todd Adult Superstore on U.S. 19.
  • Fugitive ex-Manatee deputy arrested in Alaska

    Fugitive ex-Manatee deputy arrested in Alaska

    Saturday, June 21 2014 2:44 PM EDT2014-06-21 18:44:52 GMT
    A bay area fugitive has been arrested by the FBI in Alaska.
    A bay area fugitive has been arrested by the FBI in Alaska.
  • National "Dump the Pump" Day

    National "Dump the Pump" Day

    Thursday, June 19 2014 11:00 AM EDT2014-06-19 15:00:06 GMT
    Free bus rides offered during the American Public Transportation Association's National Dump the Pump Day. 
    Free bus rides offered during the American Public Transportation Association's National Dump the Pump Day. 
  • Pasco family hit by van; boy dies

    Pasco family hit by van; boy dies

    Wednesday, June 18 2014 10:52 PM EDT2014-06-19 02:52:21 GMT
    According to the FHP, Anita Pallares was walking along Bahia Loop with her two sons when they were hit by a van. One of the boys, age 9, was killed. Pallares and the second boy, age 7, were hospitalized in serious condition.
    According to the FHP, Anita Pallares was walking along Bahia Loop with her two sons when they were hit by a van. One of the boys, age 9, was killed. Pallares and the second boy, age 7, were hospitalized in serious condition.
  • Suspect leads deputies to stolen money

    Suspect leads deputies to stolen money

    Saturday, June 14 2014 3:24 PM EDT2014-06-14 19:24:56 GMT
    Citrus County deputies arrest two people in connection to a bank robbery in Citrus Springs.
    Citrus County deputies arrest two people in connection to a bank robbery in Citrus Springs.
  • Lanes closed on Port Richey roads after fatal crash

    Lanes closed on Port Richey roads after fatal crash

    Friday, June 13 2014 11:50 AM EDT2014-06-13 15:50:27 GMT
    The Florida Highway Patrol has confirmed at least one person was killed in a bad crash in Port Richey early Friday morning.
    The Florida Highway Patrol has confirmed at least one person was killed in a bad crash in Port Richey early Friday morning.
  • Man calls for help during home invasion, gets voicemail

    Man calls for help during home invasion, gets voicemail

    Friday, June 13 2014 9:08 AM EDT2014-06-13 13:08:14 GMT

    A home invasion and robbery in Pasco County is exposing some problems in the 911 dispatch system.

    A home invasion and robbery in Pasco County is exposing some problems in the 911 dispatch system.

  • Pasco deputies ID last home invasion suspect

    Pasco deputies ID last home invasion suspect

    Thursday, June 12 2014 12:42 PM EDT2014-06-12 16:42:35 GMT
    Pasco County deputies are searching for the final suspect in the case of a violent home invasion on Gawain Road in Port Richey early Wednesday morning.
    Pasco County deputies are searching for the final suspect in the case of a violent home invasion on Gawain Road in Port Richey early Wednesday morning.
  • Suspected shooter takes his own life after Citrus Co. chase

    Suspected shooter takes his own life after Citrus Co. chase

    Tuesday, June 10 2014 10:19 AM EDT2014-06-10 14:19:18 GMT
    Jealousy might be the motive for a murder in Citrus County, that later lead to the suspect's suicide.
    Jealousy might be the motive for a murder in Citrus County, that later lead to the suspect's suicide.
  • Bus video catches assistant abusing autistic student

    Bus video catches assistant abusing autistic student

    Monday, June 9 2014 6:59 AM EDT2014-06-09 10:59:37 GMT
    A Pasco County School bus assistant is on paid leave following his arrest for child abuse.
    A Pasco County School bus assistant is on paid leave following his arrest for child abuse.
  • Fallen firefighter's memorial keeps getting desecrated

    Fallen firefighter's memorial keeps getting desecrated

    Saturday, June 7 2014 10:43 PM EDT2014-06-08 02:43:14 GMT
    The family of a firefighter killed in a crash three years ago is begging whoever keeps destroying their dead son's roadside memorial to stop.
    The family of a firefighter killed in a crash three years ago is begging whoever keeps destroying their dead son's roadside memorial to stop.
  • Honduran court to hear case of Aqua Quest crew

    Honduran court to hear case of Aqua Quest crew

    Saturday, June 7 2014 1:14 AM EDT2014-06-07 05:14:55 GMT
    The captain of the Aqua Quest, an international underwater salvage company, said he's terrified of the outcome of their gun-smuggling charge appeal.
    The captain of the Aqua Quest, an international underwater salvage company, said he's terrified of the outcome of their gun-smuggling charge appeal.
  • Arrest after body found in Withlacoochee State Forest

    Arrest after body found in Withlacoochee State Forest

    Friday, June 6 2014 4:12 PM EDT2014-06-06 20:12:23 GMT
    Deputies in Hernando County have arrested a man after a body was found dumped in the Withlacoochee State Forest. The victim has not been identified.
    Deputies in Hernando County have arrested a man after a body was found dumped in the Withlacoochee State Forest. The victim has not been identified.
  • Three arrested in Hernando murder-for-hire plot

    Three arrested in Hernando murder-for-hire plot

    Thursday, June 5 2014 9:47 PM EDT2014-06-06 01:47:41 GMT
    Deputies in Hernando County say they've arrested a pregnant woman who tried to hire two men -- including her current boyfriend -- to kill her husband.
    Deputies in Hernando County say they've arrested a pregnant woman who tried to hire two men -- including her current boyfriend -- to kill her husband.
  • Plane rolls into pond; pilot unhurt

    Plane rolls into pond; pilot unhurt

    Thursday, June 5 2014 10:48 AM EDT2014-06-05 14:48:44 GMT
    Pasco Fire Rescue and Pasco Emergency Management say they responded to a crash at the Pilot Country neighborhood airport around 9:30 a.m. Crews found a plane had hit the water at the end of a runway.
    Pasco Fire Rescue and Pasco Emergency Management say they responded to a crash at the Pilot Country neighborhood airport around 9:30 a.m. Crews found a plane had hit the water at the end of a runway.
  • Man punches K9, swings at handler during arrest

    Man punches K9, swings at handler during arrest

    Thursday, June 5 2014 10:30 AM EDT2014-06-05 14:30:21 GMT
    Officers say tried to run away after leading police on a wild car chase, and punched the K9 who caught him. 
    Officers say tried to run away after leading police on a wild car chase, and punched the K9 who caught him. 
  • Soldier returns after squatters' mess repaired

    Soldier returns after squatters' mess repaired

    Wednesday, June 4 2014 4:33 PM EDT2014-06-04 20:33:58 GMT
    The return home was even more emotional than usual for a New Port Richey soldier Wednesday. After a pair of squatters left the place trashed, volunteers stepped in.
    The return home was even more emotional than usual for a New Port Richey soldier Wednesday. After a pair of squatters left the place trashed, volunteers stepped in.
  • Wesley Chapel HS grads break it down

    Wesley Chapel HS grads break it down

    Wednesday, June 4 2014 8:25 AM EDT2014-06-04 12:25:22 GMT
    Wesley Chapel High School's class of 2014 didn't just bring their caps and gowns to graduation; they brought their moves too. 
    Wesley Chapel High School's class of 2014 didn't just bring their caps and gowns to graduation; they brought their moves too. 
  • Man arrested for attack on double amputee

    Man arrested for attack on double amputee

    Monday, June 2 2014 1:22 PM EDT2014-06-02 17:22:24 GMT
    A man has been arrested for a violent attack on his double amputee roommate, Brooksville Police officials said Monday.
    A man has been arrested for a violent attack on his double amputee roommate, Brooksville Police officials said Monday.
  • Be alert for jury summons scam

    Be alert for jury summons scam

    Sunday, June 1 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-06-01 19:12:22 GMT
    Hernando County deputies are warning citizens of a SCAM ALERT involving jury summons and/or arrest warrants.
    Hernando County deputies are warning citizens of a SCAM ALERT involving jury summons and/or arrest warrants.
  • Deputies arrest man in Holiday double homicide

    Deputies arrest man in Holiday double homicide

    Saturday, May 31 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-05-31 23:41:46 GMT
    Pasco County deputies make an arrest in a double homicide in Holiday. Christopher Lamarr Amy is charged with two counts of first-degree murder.

    Pasco County deputies make an arrest in a double homicide in Holiday. Christopher Lamarr Amy is charged with two counts of first-degree murder.

  • Storms damage mobile home in Land O' Lakes

    Storms damage mobile home in Land O' Lakes

    Thursday, May 29 2014 9:57 PM EDT2014-05-30 01:57:56 GMT
    Strong storms that rolled through Thursday night left some damage across the Tampa Bay area.
    Strong storms that rolled through Thursday night left some damage across the Tampa Bay area.
  • Report of burglary leads to homicide investigation

    Report of burglary leads to homicide investigation

    Thursday, May 29 2014 7:13 PM EDT2014-05-29 23:13:11 GMT
    A murder investigation is underway in Tarpon Springs this morning after a man's body was found inside a burglary victim's home. Tarpon Springs Police identified the man as Dr. Steven Schwartz. They say he died of "upper body trauma," and said they don't believe the murder was a random act.
    A murder investigation is underway in Tarpon Springs this morning after a man's body was found inside a burglary victim's home. Tarpon Springs Police identified the man as Dr. Steven Schwartz. They say he died of "upper body trauma," and said they don't believe the murder was a random act.
  • Pasco detectives searching for missing man

    Pasco detectives searching for missing man

    Friday, May 23 2014 6:02 PM EDT2014-05-23 22:02:34 GMT
    The search is on for 69-year-old Billy Shuler in the Bay area. Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco said foul play is suspected in his disappearance.
    The search is on for 69-year-old Billy Shuler in the Bay area. Pasco County Sheriff Chris Nocco said foul play is suspected in his disappearance.
  • Trapped diabetic woman spends night in doctor's office bathroom

    Trapped diabetic woman spends night in doctor's office bathroom

    Friday, May 9 2014 5:02 AM EDT2014-05-09 09:02:27 GMT

    It's one of those bizarre, head-scratching stories, but all Connie Mickey cares about is that she's OK. This week, she says she had a diabetic episode, blacked out, and was locked in a Bay area doctor's office for hours.

    It's one of those bizarre, head-scratching stories, but all Connie Mickey cares about is that she's OK. This week, she says she had a diabetic episode, blacked out, and was locked in a Bay area doctor's office for hours.

  • Police investigate deadly crash involving school bus

    Police investigate deadly crash involving school bus

    Thursday, April 10 2014 7:03 AM EDT2014-04-10 11:03:04 GMT
    Police in Pasco County are looking into a deadly accident involving a school bus.
    Police in Pasco County are looking into a deadly accident involving a school bus.
  • Pasco jail opens unit just for military veterans

    Pasco jail opens unit just for military veterans

    Thursday, February 20 2014 8:04 AM EST2014-02-20 13:04:16 GMT
    This week, the Pasco County jail opened a special housing unit just for military veterans.
    This week, the Pasco County jail opened a special housing unit just for military veterans.
  • Rabies warning for parts of Pasco County

    Rabies warning for parts of Pasco County

    Monday, July 29 2013 7:09 AM EDT2013-07-29 11:09:57 GMT
    The Pasco County Health Department has issued a rabies alert after a cat tested positive for the disease last week.
    The Pasco County Health Department has issued a rabies alert after a cat tested positive for the disease last week.
  • Teens plead not guilty in bus beating

    Teens plead not guilty in bus beating

    Friday, May 3 2013 11:29 AM EDT2013-05-03 15:29:18 GMT
    Two Pasco county teenagers, filmed beating up a classmate on a school bus, have pleaded not guilty to battery charges.
    Two Pasco county teenagers, filmed beating up a classmate on a school bus, have pleaded not guilty to battery charges.
  • Deputies: Thieves took boat, but only stole motor

    Deputies: Thieves took boat, but only stole motor

    Monday, January 14 2013 1:40 PM EST2013-01-14 18:40:02 GMT
    Detectives are searching for two suspects in a boat theft last week.
    Detectives are searching for two suspects in a boat theft last week.
  • Pasco to hold community meetings on Common Core

    Pasco to hold community meetings on Common Core

    Wednesday, December 11 2013 7:15 AM EST2013-12-11 12:15:00 GMT
    Pasco County will hold 13 community meetings to educate parents about the Common Core Education Standards adopted in Florida.
    Pasco County will hold 13 community meetings to educate parents about the Common Core Education Standards adopted in Florida.
  • Man charged with impersonating deputies

    Man charged with impersonating deputies

    Tuesday, July 9 2013 9:21 AM EDT2013-07-09 13:21:03 GMT
    A Pasco County man is out on bail after deputies say he was pretending to be one of them.
    A Pasco County man is out on bail after deputies say he was pretending to be one of them.
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