A 60-year-old man died Tuesday after a storage trailer he was working on fell on him. Dorian Morley of 402 N Oakwood Ave. in Brandon had the trailer up on two jacks just after 3 p.m. when sandy ground apparently shifted and caused it to fall, Hillsborough sheriff's spokeswoman Debbie Carter said. Morley's wife called a neighbor, who helped free Morley by jacking up the trailer, Carter said. Morley was pronounced dead about 4:30 p.m. at Brandon Hospital.
MAN ACCUSED OF SHOVING BOY INTO CEILING FAN. A Clearwater man was arrested Monday night after a 4-year-old boy was injured when he was thrust into a ceiling fan. Bryan Calhoun, 28, of 1352 Terrace Road, was charged with aggravated child abuse. He was being held in lieu of $20,000 bail at the Pinellas County Jail. According to an arrest affidavit, Calhoun was drunk when he shoved the boy into the overhead fan at 515 N Madison Ave. about 5 p.m. Monday. The boy sustained a cut on his head that required two staples. His father saw the incident, the affidavit said.
PLANNER CHARGED IN INVESTMENT SCAM. A former financial planner for Argus Securities in New Port Richey was charged Tuesday with swindling six elderly clients out of $90,000 by having them invest in what she touted as lucrative businesses. Police say that the companies didn't exist and that the money went into the broker's own checking account. Patricia A. Lewis of Tierra Verde south of St. Petersburg, admitted to police in a recorded interview during her arrest Tuesday that she had defrauded the six clients.