On Aug. 13, 2017, deputies were called to Hooter’s Restaurant located at 10023 E. Adamo Drive in Brandon regarding an unruly customer who they wanted trespassed from the restaurant, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office. According to witnesses, Ashton Toney became angry and threatened to kill an employee after he was told he would not be served alcohol and needed to leave the property. When deputies arrived, Toney walked back through the restaurant entrance way and was met by two uniformed HCSO deputies. Toney then slapped the hand of one deputy which then lead to an attempt to arrest Toney who became very combative and violently resisted arrest. Hooter’s employee James Nolte was standing next to the deputies as this incident was unfolding and immediately came to the aid of the deputies as the violent confrontation began to escalate. With assistance of Nolte, Toney was restrained and taken into custody, according to the sheriff's office.
The Lauderhill Police Department released a surveillance video showing a sneaky thief pulling up to a gas station in Lauderhill and stealing a bag with $30,000 worth of cash and jewelry on Aug. 15, 2017. The victim pumped gas into his car, while the thief stole the bag from the front door of a Ford Explorer.
The Conway Police Department in Arkansas have released a surveillance video showing thieves using a forklift to steal an ATM from a First Service Bank on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017. The suspects used the forklift to remove the ATM from its foundation, placed it in their truck and drove away, according to police.
The Sarasota Police Department Street Crimes Unit and Narcotics Unit have arrested Anne Dodge, 55, and Jennifer Dodge, 30, both of Bay Street, Sarasota, after a Crimestoppers tip in June 2017 was shared with detectives about possible prostitution happening inside a home.
Miami police are searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video stealing a cash register from a Burger King. The burglary was reported at about 7 a.m. Aug. 5, 2017, at a Burger King at 3601 NW 27th Ave. Surveillance video shows the man reaching inside the window, taking the cash register and running away.
Sarasota police are trying to identify a woman who entered a WalMart store on July 3, 2017, and July 22, 201, and stole multiple cases of beer. At about 6:40 p.m. on July 3, 2017, and at 9 p.m. on July 22, 2017, the woman is seen on camera entering WalMart at 3500 North Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, and stealing the beer. On July 22, 2017, an employee followed the woman out of the store and saw her get into a black, older model Dodge Charger with two black males. On July 3, 2017, the woman had blue hair and on July 22, 2017, the woman had black hair. Anyone with any information can contact Officer Kevin Cavallaro at Kevin.Cavallaro@SarasotaFL.gov
Dashcam shows the moment a speeding sheriff’s deputy plowed into a Smart Car at 104 mph on a Florida highway. Palm Beach County Deputy Brandon Hegele slammed into the back of 60-year-old Harry Deshommes in May 2016. Deshommes suffered traumatic brain injury, a broken left arm, back, ribs and pelvis and had to have his spleen removed. Hegele’s trial on a charge of reckless driving is scheduled to start on Aug. 28. This is the sixth on-duty collision the officer has been involved in.
Philadelphia police released a video of an unknown male wearing a mask, holding a gun and fatally shooting a man on March 19, 2017. Police say the suspect fired numerous shots at one of two men walking on Roberts, striking him several times. The offender fled north on Green Street in a silver mini-van. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital where he died a short time later.