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Sara Zamora is charged with 8 felony counts of animal cruelty. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Woman Arrested For Alleged Role In Animal Cruelty Fetish Pornography

Police arrested a woman Friday on eight felony counts of animal cruelty after they learned she was featured in pornography that showed her killing and injuring animals.

04/05/2014

(Source: CBS4 / Al Sunshine)

Octopuses Threatening Lee County Stone Crab Season

An over abundance of octopuses are once again threatening to wreck the commercial stone crab season in the waters off Lee County.

03/02/2014

Pilot Whales (Source: Sea Tow Naples)

Necropsies Continue On Whales Beached Off SW Fla.

Biologists are continuing to perform necropsies on eight pilot whales that died in shallow waters off southwest Florida.

01/22/2014

A church van from Ft. Lauderdale crashed in Estero on September 14, 2013. (Photo Courtesy: WINK)

South FL Church Van Crash Kills One Person And Injured 14 People

A church van loaded with passengers from the Ft. Lauderdale area crashed on Interstate 75 in Lee County Saturday morning.

09/14/2013

(Source: CBS)

Lee County Deputy Charged With Robbery

A Lee County deputy has been charged after he allegedly beat up and robbed a man over the weekend.

CBS Miami–05/07/2013

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Naked Man Poops, Goes On Rampage Inside SW Florida Home

A southwest Florida man was arrested after he reportedly jumped off the roof of a couple’s North Ft. Myers home, knocked one person over and then went on a rampage inside the residence.

01/24/2013

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Police Search For Person Who Hung Dog From Tree

Investigators in southwest Florida are trying to find the person responsible for a horrific case of animal abuse that left a dog dead after it was hanged from a tree.

CBS4–11/22/2012

(Source: CBS)

Obama Campaign Office In Florida Burglarized

A campaign for President Barack Obama on the state’s west coast was targeted by burglars.

11/04/2012

Voting machines in Florida (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Axed After Flawed Palm Beach Voter Registration, Firm Flubbed In M-D

A vendor fired by the Republican Party of Florida (RPOF) for submitting questionable voter registration forms in Palm Beach County also filed flawed applications in Miami-Dade and at least seven other counties.

CBS4–09/29/2012

(Source: AP)

Ex-Husband Of Missing Ft. Myers Teacher Arrested

U.S. Marshals have arrested the ex-husband of a missing Lee County teacher outside a motel in Okeechobee.

CBS4–09/05/2011