ST. PETERSBURG — Jarvis Sutton said he wanted three things Sunday: food, drink, and drugs. He asked the wrong people for help getting those items, though. Police said Sutton, 34, of St. Petersburg, called 911 approximately 80 times on Sunday. "The defendant admitted to calling 911 because he 'wanted Kool-Aid, burgers and weed to be delivered to him,' " an officer wrote in an affidavit. Sutton never got those things. Instead, he was booked into the Pinellas County Jail. On the way there, he started chewing foam attached to the metal caging in the back of the police cruiser, an officer wrote. Sutton faces a charge of misusing the 911 system, and was in jail Tuesday in lieu of $150 bail.
St. Pete man calls 911 and asks cops to bring him Kool-Aid and drugs
ST. PETE BEACH — A Lakeland mother who went to Pass-a-Grille with her six children Saturday died after being caught in a tidal current, Pinellas deputies said.Samar Aboukhdair, 36, was out Saturday afternoon near the southernmost tip of the beach.Acc...
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BROOKSVILLEmotorcyclist dies, passenger critical after crashA motorcyclist died and his passenger suffered critical injuries Saturday night after crashing into a car on Cortez Boulevard, Florida Highway Patrol troopers reported.William Richard Pennin...
NEW PORT RICHEY — A motorcyclist died Saturday night after a crash with a sport utility vehicle on Old County Road 54, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.Terry Eugene Bennett, 57 of Brooksville, was riding a Harley-Davidson motorcycle westbound ...
NEW PORT RICHEY — A man died walking across U.S. 19 Saturday night, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.About 9:40 p.m., the 50-year-old Tarpon Springs man was crossing from east to west near Catherine Street, south of Trouble Creek Road, trooper...
NEW PORT RICHEY — A driver fleeing Pasco deputies died Saturday night after crashing into a pickup truck, Florida Highway Patrol troopers reported.Michael A. Blomberg, 54, of Land O’Lakes, was suspected of kidnapping, according to the agency. Blomber...
Pamela Maser was bringing the baby a bottle when the dog started barking.Maser opened the kennel to take the dog outside. Instead, the retriever-hound mix ran toward 7-month-old Khloe Williams and attacked her.Maser separated the two, but the damage ...
Just two days after Hurricane Michael devastated the Florida Panhandle, forecasters are now giving a disturbance in the Caribbean zero chance of development.
The St. Petersburg Police Department released a video of coyotes roaming the city's streets on Thursday afternoon.
Surveillance of a suspected drug house on Coquina Key led to the arrest Thursday of a man on several drug and gun charges.
NEW PORT RICHEY — The New Port Richey Police Department arrested the owner and two employees from the Kamura Spa and Miyako Spa Friday on charges of prostitution. Officers issued two search warrants for the two spas, both located along Highway U.S. 1...