15-year-old arrested on vehicle burglary charges, detectives looking for accomplice

A 15-year-old male was arrested last week for a string of vehicle burglaries that occurred in the early morning hours of October 26th.

TODAY'S HEADLINES

Authorities stop massive smash and grab theft ring in Florida
Five people have been arrested and one man is still wanted in connection to a massive smash and grab theft ring in Florida.
First Alert Weather: The cold front has arrived and cooler weather is on the way!
Our much advertised cold front has finally arrived. Our winds have shifted and rains, at the time of this forecast, are diminishing. Temperatures will only rise slightly this morning before starting to fall this afternoon. The cool air will continue to move in tonight and winds will be breezy.
Florida man accused of poisoning co-worker’s drink with bodily fluid
The charges stem from multiple incidents where the man was caught on camera allegedly putting a white bodily fluid into his co-worker's water mug.

  Man shot in North Sarasota, deputies looking for witnesses

Deputies responded to 18th Street in North Sarasota Wednesday night on reports of a shooting.

  Study shows Sarasota ranks third in state in demand and pay for child care services

A recent study by Care.com based on statistics from the Center for American Progress shows that the demand for reliable child care continues to grow across the nation.
RED TIDE REPORT: High concentrations increasing on the Suncoast
  Mote Marine Lab names the director of their new red tide institute
Deputies: Suspect attempts to rob Bradenton gas station

NATIONAL HEADLINES

Hero nurse who drove through California fire to save lives to receive new truck from Toyota

Uncertain whether he would survive, Pierce recorded a heartfelt goodbye message for his family, saying, “Just in case this doesn’t work out, I want you to know I really tried to make it out.”

Pelosi claims 'overwhelming support' among Dems for speaker

House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi says she has "overwhelming support" among fellow Democrats to become the next House speaker, and says: "I intend to win the speakership with Democratic votes.''

STATE HEADLINES

  Federal judge says Florida voters can fix ballot signature

Sheriff: Parkland shooting suspect assaulted jail officer

Broward Sheriff’s Office spokeswoman Veda Coleman-Wright confirmed in an email Wednesday that Cruz assaulted the deputy around 6 p.m. Tuesday. Details weren’t immediately available, nor the extent of any injuries.