Crimes Around The Region

Anonymous donor increases reward in unsolved Cape homicide

The anonymous donor who initially upped the reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the person who murdered TJ Maxx manager Al Griffiths has now committed to increasing the reward to $25,000.   “There is clear, unequivocal determination to find the person who took Al’s life that tragic night last November,” said […]

Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers need to identify an Armed robber who is suspected of striking again.

Exactly two weeks after an unknown suspect robbed a Fort Myers bank at gunpoint, investigators with the Federal Bureau of Investigations say they believe the same crook struck again – this time in Martin County.   Lee County detectives are still investigating the May 9th robbery of the Chase bank, located at 13051 University Drive.  […]

Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County is seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the suspect responsible for the armed robbery of the Fifth Third Bank today located at 10899 Park Boulevard in Seminole.

Crime Stoppers of Pinellas County is seeking the public’s assistance to help identify the suspect responsible for the armed robbery of the Fifth Third Bank today located at 10899 Park Boulevard in Seminole. According to Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office investigators, on April 3, 2015, at approximately 11:58 a.m., the suspect approached the tellers, displayed a […]

Lee County Sheriff’s Office: Massive car theft ring dismantled; more suspects sought.

In late 2014, detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office began an investigation into the theft of several Ford F-series trucks.  These thefts continued through the first few weeks of 2015, during which time several businesses in the Lehigh Acres and central Fort Myers area were impacted.  Detectives compared notes and discovered that near the […]

Detectives Continue To Seek The Public’s Help To Identify Petit Theft And Credit Card Fraud Suspects

What: Detectives assigned to the Burglary/Pawn Unit continue to see the public’s assistance in locating three credit card fraud/petit theft suspects. When: Detectives have been investigating various thefts since February of 2014. Since the initial theft in February there have been multiple thefts, with the most recent being reported on December 15, 2014. Where: The […]

Southwest Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help gathering any information in the murder of a Lee County woman whose body was dumped alongside I-75 in early August

Mysterious murder remains unsolved Southwest Florida Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help gathering any information in the murder of a Lee County woman whose body was dumped alongside I-75 in early August. The lifeless body of Penny Seevers (DOB 1/18/71) was found on Tuesday, August 5th near the southbound lanes of I-75, just […]