Florida

Detectives: Burglar In Closed Police Substation Left ID

To identify the burglary suspect who broke into a closed Florida police substation and ate an officer’s chicken dinner, detectives didn’t need to lift fingerprints or get DNA from the discarded meal.
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Police: Man Steals Christmas Wreath, Hangs It On His Door

A Florida man is accused of stealing a Christmas wreath off of the front door of a home and hanging it outside his own home.
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Man Yells 'There's No Santa' At Florida Holiday Event

A southwest Florida woman shared cellphone footage with Fort Myers television station NBC-2 of the man yelling during the Cape Coral Festival of Lights on Saturday night.
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Rat Found In Vending Machine At High School

Students at a Florida high school found an unwelcome surprise in a vending machine: a rat climbing the rows of packaged snacks and drinks.
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Leaping Lemur Surprises Florida Trooper During DUI Arrest [VIDEO]

A lemur surprised a Florida Highway Patrol trooper when it crawled from a trailer being pulled by a pickup truck that had been stopped for driving erratically and hitting other cars.
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Bah, Humbug: Florida Neighbors Scorn Woman Over Display

A woman has been scorned by her neighbors in a high-rise Florida condo because of a holiday message she spelled out in lights across her balcony.
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Teen Freed After Being Stuck In Vault At Abandoned Bank

News outlets report that Hollywood firefighters tried to drill through a wall to break into the vault Wednesday afternoon after the 17-year-old's friend called 911.
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Officials: Woman Passes Gas, Pulls Knife On Offended Man

The report says the offended customer and the woman then got into an argument "in reference to the defendant farting loudly."
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Police: Man wearing Crocs breaks into crocodile enclosure, gets bitten [VIDEO]

A 23-year-old man was injured after breaking into an alligator farm in Florida and jumping into a pond full of crocodiles, police said.
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Supercharged overnight, Hurricane Michael menaces Florida

Gaining frightening fury overnight, Hurricane Michael closed in Wednesday on the Florida Panhandle with potentially catastrophic winds of 145 mph, the most powerful storm on record ever to menace the stretch of fishing towns, military bases and spring-break beaches.
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