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Five Things to Know in Florida for May 17

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 17

FLORIDA OFFICER CHARGED WITH SMUGGLING GUNS TO DR Prosecutors filed a charging document in federal court Tuesday accusing Miami-Dade police Officer Michael Freshko with conspiracy to illegally export firearms. According to the document, Freshko used his position to bring weapons into Miami International Airport without going through screening. The guns were handed over to an […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 22

Five Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 22

MAN CHARGED WITH SHOOTING OFFICER IN FLORIDA PARKED BY ROAD Sanibel City Manager Judie Zimomra says Officer Jarred Ciccone was filling out paperwork during a routine traffic stop when 49-year-old Jon Webster Hay drove by and shot at the officer, hitting him in the shoulder. The city manager says a pursuit ensued and Hay was […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 5

Five Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 5

WIFE OF FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR KILLED IN LONDON KNIFE RAMPAGE A Somali-Norwegian teenager went on a knife rampage through London’s Russell Square, a hub for students and tourists, fatally stabbing an American woman from Florida and wounding five other people. Authorities identified the dead woman as 64-year-old Darlene Horton, wife of a Florida State […]