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Alexander Bradford Jacobson, of Land O Lakes, smelled like marijuana and had a blood alcohol level just over the legal limit when he caused a wrong-way crash near the Tampa International Airport on Sunday, records show. [Tampa Police Department]
Alexander Jacobson, the driver who caused the crash, smelled like marijuana and had a blood alcohol level just over the legal limit more than four hours after the crash, records show.
43 minutes ago• Crime
A Land O Lakes man is in jail on charges of manslaughter while driving under the influence.
Yesterday• Breaking News
A man found covered in blood and walking nude in the road was arrested and charged with the crimes.
3 hours ago• Pasco
A viral post encourages Florida drivers to run over people they see in the street to avoid being attacked.
Jan. 22• Crime

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  1. Alexander Bradford Jacobson, of Land O Lakes, smelled like marijuana and had a blood alcohol level just over the legal limit when he caused a wrong-way crash near the Tampa International Airport on Sunday, records show. [Tampa Police Department]
    Alexander Jacobson, the driver who caused the crash, smelled like marijuana and had a blood alcohol level just over the legal limit more than four hours after the crash, records show.
  2. Booking photo of John Robert Reichold, 48, who was arrested Sunday on a charge of scheme to defraud. He is accused of stealing more than $115,000 in jewelry from his employer, Hess Fine Art. [Pinellas County Sheriff's Office]
    Police say he pawned the jewelry over a four-year period while working at the business.
  3. Kyle Heady, 28, of Zephyrhills was charged with homicide and attempted homicide in a Sunday night assault. Heady told detectives that he flew into a rage after his repeated requests for cash were rebuffed. [Pasco County Sheriff's Office]
    A man found covered in blood and walking nude in the road was arrested and charged with the crimes.
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    Police say a motorcycle and another vehicle collided on W. Boy Scout Boulevard Saturday afternoon. At least one person was killed.
  5. The Sam M. Gibbons United States Courthouse in downtown Tampa. [WILLIE J. ALLEN JR.   |  Tampa Bay Times]
    A federal indictment alleges Kermon “The General” Williams conspired with James “Hammer” Higgs Jr. and Jhaphre “Pre” Higgs to murder Tywan Armstrong.
  6. Booking photo of Paige Ashley Fried, 28, who deputies say was placing advertisements on adult escort sites to set up an 18-year-old victim of human trafficking with men seeking sex. [Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office]
    Hillsborough Sheriff Chad Chronister said a 28-year-old woman was using adult escort sites to advertise the teen, who contracted a sexually transmitted disease and was given drugs so she could work...
  7. St. Petersburg police say Kristoff A. King, left, faces a murder charge in connection with the death of Scott Jenks, 48, whose body was found Tuesday morning in the parking lot of the Northgate Center parking lot at 1144 94th Ave. N [Alachua County Sheriff's Office]
    Police say the victim, Scott Jenks, pleaded with a man he called his friend, Kristoff King, to stop kicking him. All of it was captured on surveillance video, police say.
  8. Nancy Engelhart, 73, and her husband, John, 76, grew fruit and vegetables on their property on McIntosh Road, where they had lived since 1972. [Times | (2008)]
    Michael Anthony Herald pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree murder in the 2016 slayings of John and Nancy Engelhart.
  9. Jesse Michael Chester, 40, was arrested on 20 counts of possession of child pornography and two counts of video voyeurism, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office. [Pinellas County Sheriff's Office]
    A child porn investigation led to secretly recorded videos of adults using the bathroom, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office.
  10. Pinellas Sheriff Bob Gualtieri, left, and Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody were appointed to the Presidential Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice by Attorney General Bob Barr. [Tampa Bay Times]
    Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody will also join a commission that will “explore modern issues affecting law enforcement," according to the Department of Justice.
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