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Surveillance cameras captured the suspects as they moved around the storage facility.

Polk Co. deputies seek four burglary suspects

(BTLS Staff) LAKELAND, Fla. – Investigators with the Polk County Sheriff’s Office are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and apprehending four burglary suspects.
The crime occurred on February 17th between 12:30 and 3:30 am at the Socrum Self-Storage facility located at 9010 US Highway 98 North in Lakeland.
According to a Polk County Sheriff’s Office report [...]

 

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Young, 34, is facing a variety of charges including driving under the influence, assault and reckless endangerment.

Pa. mom charged with DUI; drove to orgy with young son in the car

(New York Daily News) WASHINGTON, Pa. – Picking the worst of her alleged crimes is a tough call.
There’s drunken driving, drunken driving with her young son in the car, taking said child to an orgy, and taking her clothes off in front of another young boy at the home where the alleged orgy was to [...]

 

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Cuevas, 42, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Rape suspect shot dead by Lakeland Police detectives

(The Lakeland Ledger) LAKELAND, Fla. – Lakeland police detectives on Thursday shot and killed a rape suspect they were chasing past a packed Socrum Loop Road restaurant.
Two detectives shot David Cuevas, 42, as he reached into his waistband, turned toward them and pulled out a pistol, said Sgt. Gary Gross, spokesman for the Lakeland Police [...]

 

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Spicer spent most of his NFL career with the Jacksonville Jaguars.

Tampa Bay hires new assistant defensive line coach

(BTLS Staff) TAMPA, Fla. – The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have a new assistant defensive line coach.
Paul Spicer, 39, will work with Joe Cullen to improve the team’s pass rush. He is a former National Football League player with 10 years experience.
According to a release issued by Tampa Bay Spicer spent most of his career with [...]

 

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Warren and his wife Lona in their Tampa home.

Award-winning Bay area journalist in the fight for his life

(Tampa Bay Times) TAMPA, Fla. – I’ll never forget hearing my doctor’s tears.
A friend for 20 years, he’d done all he could to keep my heart healthy, so I wouldn’t die of my father’s disease. The CT scan was back.
“It’s bad,” he said.
I couldn’t really make out the rest. My mind was too [...]

 

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Bryant is considered one of the top wide receivers in the NFL.

Dez Bryant’s mom talks about 2012 domestic incident

(BroBible.com) DALLAS, Texas – While we wait for an alleged video that will ruin Dez Bryant’s career to emerge, TMZ has obtained video of a police interview conducted with Dez Bryant’s mother after a domestic incident from 2012 in Texas
In the video, Bryant’s mother Angela says that her son grabbed and ripped her shirt, hit her with a baseball [...]

 

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Rice tallied 122 sacks in his career.

Former Buc Rice takes shots at Strahan, Hall of Fame

(Big Blue View) NEW YORK – Simeon Rice is apparently bitter. And obviously delusional based on a recent interview when the topic of Michael Strahan came up.
Bitter?
“I didn’t have nobody falling down to help me get sacks,” says Rice. “I didn’t have that. I had to earn everything I got.”
That, of course, is an [...]

 

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Allen, 47, worked as a securities salesman before his arrest.

NJ man sentenced to 30 years for beating wife to death with frying pan

(KOMONEWS.COM) FREEHOLD, N.J. – A New Jersey man convicted of beating his wife with a frying pan and strangling her to death is going to prison for 30 years before parole.
A judge in Monmouth County sentenced 47-year-old Patrick Allen on Thursday in the murder of his wife, Kimberly.
Prosecutors say the former securities salesman had been [...]

 

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The shooting occurred at the couple's home on August 12th.

Former radio host testifies about shooting his wife

(WCPO.COM) CINCINNATI, Ohio – “My finger, I don’t,” Blake Seylhouwer said, stumbling through his words and holding back tears. “My finger must have hit the trigger. I didn’t – I didn’t mean to.”
The father, Madeira businessman and former 55KRC Radio host took the stand Thursday and testified in his own defense. It was the first [...]

 

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In some cities condoms have been available to prisoners since the early 1990s.

Condom vending machines introduced to California prisons

(The Independent) SACRAMENTO, Calif. – A controversial new law has been introduced in California requiring all prisons in the state to install condom vending machines.
The new legislation stipulates that within the next five years California must start distributing condoms in around three dozen state prisons.
Inmates inside US prisons are more likely to have sexually transmitted [...]

 

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