Monday, October 15, 2018

Pinellas News

St. Petersburg police release videos of coyotes roaming city streets

St. Petersburg police release videos of coyotes roaming city streets

The St. Petersburg Police Department released a video of coyotes roaming the city's streets on Thursday afternoon.
Published: 10/12/18
Pinellas deputies arrest man accused of running Coquina Key drug house

Pinellas deputies arrest man accused of running Coquina Key drug house

Surveillance of a suspected drug house on Coquina Key led to the arrest Thursday of a man on several drug and gun charges.
Published: 10/12/18
Weekend cold front brings reprieve from Tampa Bay heat. Enjoy it while it lasts.

Weekend cold front brings reprieve from Tampa Bay heat. Enjoy it while it lasts.

Cooler temperatures this weekend could fool any Tampa Bay Area resident into dreaming of a coming fall.
Published: 10/12/18
Clearwater man killed in fight with neighbor at mobile home park, police say

Clearwater man killed in fight with neighbor at mobile home park, police say

A neighborly dispute in a mobile home park turned deadly Wednesday, police said.
Published: 10/11/18
Homeless man set on fire in Oldsmar woods dies; charge upgraded to murder

Homeless man set on fire in Oldsmar woods dies; charge upgraded to murder

A homeless man who was purposely set on fire in the woods off Tampa Road was pronounced dead Sunday. On Tuesday, his accused killer was charged with murder.
Published: 10/09/18

WEDU seeks applicants, nominees for 14th annual Be More Awards

The awards program annually recognizes Tampa Bay's top nonprofits
Published: 10/05/18
Updated: 10/08/18
Fatal crash shuts down Interstate 275 southbound lanes in St. Petersburg

Fatal crash shuts down Interstate 275 southbound lanes in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — A fatal crash Friday afternoon on Interstate 275 just west of 22nd Street S shut down all southbound lanes of the highway.As of 6 p.m. traffic was only getting by on the shoulder, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.Officials sai...
Published: 10/05/18
Gulfport police arrest St. Petersburg man in 15-month-old murder

Gulfport police arrest St. Petersburg man in 15-month-old murder

GULFPORT — Detectives have arrested a 22-year-old man accused of killing his friend more than a year ago.Gulfport police announced Friday that Marquelle Drymon of St. Petersburg faces a second-degree murder charge in the shooting of Joshua Allen Monr...
Published: 10/05/18
Missing woman, 1-year-old boy found in St. Petersburg

Missing woman, 1-year-old boy found in St. Petersburg

ST. PETERSBURG — A St. Petersburg mother and her 1-year-old child who went missing Wednesday were found safe in a local hotel, police said.Sydney Wyatt, 28, and her son, Future Johnson, were last seen on Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. Wyatt was stayin...
Published: 10/05/18
'Mostly pleasant' weather as the Tampa Bay area heads into the weekend

'Mostly pleasant' weather as the Tampa Bay area heads into the weekend

Forecaster with the National Weather Service are predicting “mostly pleasant weather conditions across Florida” as we head into the weekend.That, forecasters said, is thanks to a system of high pressure holding over the southeastern U.S...
Published: 10/05/18