The Pinellas County Sheriff's Office told Newsweek on Friday there is an "active and ongoing" investigation into a 12-year-old non-binary middle school student allegedly being physically attacked by classmates for displaying an LGBTQ pride flag at a school picnic.
The wild events occurred after cops tried to pull a man over for a traffic violation.
An affidavit states that after Kristen Fitzgerald removed the boy from his home, she drove him to Struthers' Honey, a honey farm in Lake Wales, and accused him of touching her 13-year-old daughter in a "sexual manner."
Kaitlyn Van Dorn and Blake Pavey were arrested and charged on Saturday with child neglect. According to arrest records, Van Dorn was also charged with probation violation, while Pavey was released after posting $15,000 bond.
"Governor DeSantis has a desperate desire to be president of the United States," the Pulse nightclub shooting survivor said. "He has been seeking the sort of things that he's going to create an image around."
According to WJXT in Jacksonville, Fla., the public defender representing Fucci submitted a written not guilty plea, which was accepted by the court.
The lurker, who was identified and arrested, had served two stints in Florida state prison on manslaughter and burglary charges.
The suspect from Miami, Florida, was arrested shortly after the incident and faces a charge of attempted first-degree murder.
The Florida gubernatorial candidate's previously unreported money came from her consulting company, Igniting Florida.
A Florida man is standing trial on a felony animal cruelty charge for beating an iguana to death because it bit him on the arm.
"Deputies did everything they could tonight to de-escalate, and they almost lost their lives to a 12-year-old and a 14-year-old," Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood said.
According to a recent report from the National Commission on COVID-19 and Criminal Justice, the number of homicides across the country during the first quarter of 2021 was up 24 percent compared with the same period in 2020 and up 49 percent from 2019.
Jeffrey Heim, 25, required 34 staples to close the head wound he suffered while diving in the Myakka River on May 30.
Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried called out Gov. Ron DeSantis for signing a transgender sports bill on Tuesday, the same day she announced her plan to run for governor. "Florida should stand for inclusivity, equality, and liberty — not peddling hate for political points," she tweeted.
On Friday, the airport formerly known as Orlando Melbourne International Airport formally changed its name, putting an end to a conflict with Orlando International Airport. Its new name is Melbourne Orlando International Airport.
Florida joins four other states that are looking to implement laws allowing student athletes to make money from their name, image and likeness as of July 1.
The surveillance video footage comes shortly after the Miami-Dade Police Department confirmed that they were investigating a mass shooting incident that occurred on Sunday morning near 7630 NW 186 Street.
Florida joins Alabama, Arkansas, Idaho, Mississippi, Tennessee and West Virginia, which have all enacted bans that prohibit transgender women and girls from playing on women's sports teams.
The organizers of the Official Jupiter Memorial Day Patriots Boat Parade said they were expecting it to be the "largest turnout ever."
"The decision to suspend a search is always difficult and is made after careful consideration of all the facts," the Coast Guard stated.
A grieving father of one of the victims of a recent Miami concert shooting proclaimed during a press conference that the gunman responsible "must burn."
Wiles earlier promoted a conspiracy theory that COVID-19 vaccines are being used to kill millions of people.
Miami-Dade police said they believed the incident on early Sunday morning to be "a targeted act of gun violence."
DeSantis' remarks came two days after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued approval for the first revenue cruise to leave an American port in over a year.
Christoffer Camacho put his best foot forward in receiving his diploma from Steinbrenner High School in Hillsborough County, Florida.
The list includes residents who allegedly attacked Palm Coast city officials with spears and hammers, according to News 6.
"If we were trying to bring in drugs from some country that wasn't reputable, I wouldn't want to go down that road either, but Canada has the same drugs," Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said.
The congressman and his fiancée allege they are the targets of a financial crime after the money for the sale of a yacht "went missing."
ZooTampa said the 12 stingrays that were found dead included seven cownose stingrays, four Southern stingrays and one Atlantic stingray. It is unclear what caused the deaths, and the zoo is looking into "every possibility to uncover what caused the deaths, including conducting toxicology reports."