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What SWFL Is Talking About June 22nd

We have an ID on a man who was killed while working at Lakes Regional Park. 41 year old Manreh Gene Crenshaw was killed when he was pinned between two pieces of equipment. He was pronounced dead at the scene. OSHA is investigating.   Starting today the flow of fresh water from Lake Okeechobee into…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 21st

In what can only be seen as good news for our Southwest Florida waters, Governor Scott has issued an emergency order stating that he wants the Army Corps of Engineers and the South Florida Water Management District to slow fresh water releases into the Caloosahatchee River and send the water south toward the Everglades. This…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 20th

Florida Senator Bill Nelson and Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz were denied access to a shelter in Homestead yesterday where undocumented children are being housed by the government. Nelson accused the Trump Administration of a cover-up and said That Health and Human Services request for two weeks notice before granting permission for a tour was "balderdash."  …

What SWFL Is Talking About June 19th

Just released court documents show that  accused killer Lois Reiss may have had plans to kill again in Texas, where she was ultimately arrested. Reiss is accused of killing her husband in Minnesota and then a few days later killing Fort Myers Beach tourist Pamela Hutchinson and assuming her identity. Investigators say she had befriended…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 18th

Police were on the scene of a home on Evergreen Road in North Fort Myers for several hours yesterday. They removed several items from the home during the investigation. We have no further information on this time.   The Mayors of Fort Myers Beach, Fort Myers and Sanibel will meet today to come up with…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 15th

Police are on the lookout for a suspect, involved in a shooting last night in Fort Myers in which a 17 year old was wounded in the stomach. He is currently in Lee Memorial Hospital with non life threatening injuries. No further information is available.   19 year old Smith Dumornise has been arrested and…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 14th

Fort Myers Police have yet to identify a man who was killed when he was run over by two cars on Fowler Street earlier this week. They're continuing to look for the vehicles in question, a sedan and a dark colored truck. The man was hit as he was crossing Fowler Tuesday night. Police are…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 13th

Police have arrested 24 year old Maria Antonio-Jose and charged her with aggravated child abuse charges. Antonio-Jose admitted to detectives with the Lee County Sheriff’s Office that she violently shook a baby she was watching for a friend, causing severe brain damage.She’s being held on $200,000 bond and will be arraigned July 9th .  …

What SWFL Is Talking About June 12th

DONALD TRUMP, KIM JONG-UN: Sign “Historic Document”     Locally….57 year old Blaine Williams of Cape Coral has been sentenced to three concurrent life sentences in connection with a sexual battery case on a child. Williams abused a child under 12 for 6 years between 2007 and 2013.   Police arrested 22 year old Mackensy…

What SWFL Is Talking About June 11th

NBC-2 News meteorologist Jason Dunning joins the morning show today!!!   Lois Reiss, accused of the killings of her husband and a Fort Myers Beach tourist has an arraignment hearing this morning at 8:30. Reiss was indicted on first degree murder charges last week in connection with the death of Pamela Hutchinson.   An American…