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Crime & Courts

Motorcyclist dies in collision, Largo police say

A motorcyclist was killed Tuesday afternoon in a collision, the Largo Police Department said.
Published: 08/25/15

State troopers seek hit-and-run driver after Ellenton girl hit

The Florida Highway Patrol is searching for a hit-and-run driver who struck a girl after she got off a school bus this afternoon in Ellenton.
Published: 08/25/15

Woman dies after falling from moving vehicle, St. Pete police say

A St. Petersburg woman died Monday after she fell off a moving vehicle she was hanging onto, St. Petersburg police said.
Published: 08/25/15
Woman killed, man hurt in Winter Haven collision

Woman killed, man hurt in Winter Haven collision

A woman was killed and a man badly hurt in a collision this afternoon, Winter Haven police said.
Published: 08/25/15
Woman charged in parents' slayings denied bail

Woman charged in parents' slayings denied bail

A 21-year-old college student charged with shooting her mother and step-father to death was denied bail Tuesday during her first appearance before a Hillsborough County judge.
Published: 08/25/15

Ashley Madison users in U.S. sue cheating website

Associated Press
Published: 08/25/15
Police: Suspect sought after woman dies during drug deal

Police: Suspect sought after woman dies during drug deal

St. Petersburg police are conducting a homicide investigation after a woman was killed Monday night after being dragged by a car while attempting to purchase drugs.
Published: 08/25/15
Search ongoing for missing 86-year-old Bradenton man

Search ongoing for missing 86-year-old Bradenton man

The Manatee County Sheriff’s Office says it is looking for an 86-year-old Bradenton man with health concerns who went missing Tuesday morning.
Published: 08/25/15
Mulberry man dead after Amtrak train hits car in Dover

Mulberry man dead after Amtrak train hits car in Dover

A car collided with a passing Amtrak train in Dover on Monday afternoon, killing a 42-year-old Mulberry man, troopers said.
Published: 08/25/15

Scam in St. Pete parking lot robs woman of $19,000, police say

An 84-year-old woman was scammed out of $19,000 in cash and jewelry by two people last week in a St. Petersburg Wal-Mart parking lot, police said.
Published: 08/25/15