Sarasota County

Florid Man Dies In Hospital Following ArrestA 33-year old Florida man died in a hospital while in medical distress after being arrested, according to Sarasota County Sheriff's officials.
1 Dead Following Southwest Florida House Explosion An explosion that blew the roof off a southwest Florida home has left one person dead according to authorities.
Police: Students Ran High School Prostitution Ring Three people were charged in an alleged "prostitution ring" which students said were trying to recruit people from a Florida high school.
1 Dead, 1 Sickened From Flesh-Eating BacteriaOne person has died and another person fell ill when they contracted a flesh-eating bacteria which can be found in warm salt water.
Georgia Girl Struck By Plane On Florida Beach Dies A 9-year-old girl who was struck by a plane that crash-landed on a beach while she vacationed with her family has died from her injuries, law enforcement officials in Floridasaid Tuesday.
One Killed, One Badly Injured In Separate Hit-And-RunsFlorida authorities are looking for two motorists involved in serious hit-and-run accidents over the weekend.
Man Claims He Spotted Florida's Elusive Skunk Ape A Florida man has come forward with video on YouTube claiming he has spotted the rare and elusive Skunk Ape on camera.
Giant Lego Man Found On Sarasota Area BeachThe Sarasota County Sheriff’s Office is trying to get to the bottom of a seaside stumper on Siesta Key. On Tuesday, beachgoers found a 100-pound, 8-foot-tall Lego man on beach, but authorities don't know who put it there or why.