For the second time in 18 months, a club concert promoter used his legally concealed gun to fend off an attacker, police said.
Police officers say a K-9 named Quanto did what he was supposed to when he saw a suspect struggling with his handler during an arrest. He bit the suspect.
A pastor was found dead in his home five months after he was wounded during a shooting at Lakeland church that also wounded another pastor.
The officer's funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Victory Church, 1401 Griffin Road in Lakeland. After the funeral, a procession will go to Oakhill Cemetery, 4620 U.S. Hwy. 98 S.
The Polk cases are unrelated.
A 25-year-old Lakeland man was arrested Monday on charges of molesting four children at his homes.
A 27-year-old man was shot outside an apartment complex early this morning.
Pastor William Boss was met with cheers when he told the congregation at Greater Faith Christian Center Church it was a "miracle" he was standing before them.
Investigators say Jeremiah Fogle killed his wife before bursting into the Greater Faith Christian Center.