florida

Sears Employee Wears Boots He Stole From Store To Work
You'd have to think that a man who works at a Sears in Sarasota, Florida was given the boot after he was caught stealing from the store.
The Herald-Tribune reports the unidentified 18-year-old man stole a pair of boots from the store in the DeSoto Square Mall – and then wore them to work.
Alligator Vandalizes Florida Cop Car
Law enforcement officials are trained to deal with most scenarios. But an alligator attacking a police car? That's a different story.
According to reports, a rascally 10-foot alligator took a bite out of an Alachua County sheriff deputy's vehicle in Florida. The creature was reportedly spotted attack…
Beware of Suspicious Basketballs
You can't be too careful these days. You hear the stories all the time about strange things discovered in out of the way places, strange people doing unusual things, suspicious e-mails, and even packages that put people on edge. That was the case in Orlando, Fla. when a package delivered to a h…
Homeless Man Robs Bank, Immediately Gives Money Away
Elmer McGirt, a homeless man living in Tampa, FL, pulled a Robin Hood Thursday when he robbed an area Wachovia bank, then distributed some of his ill-gotten gains to the passengers on a city bus.
Yes, that means the 27-year old also made the unconventional choice to use public transportation as his g…
Wow, What a Nice Place to Raise Kids
Florida. Lots of sunshine. Plenty of outdoor activities. A great place for kids to grow up. As parents, we naturally want our kids to get plenty of exercise, right? When I grew up, we were basically outdoors every single day until dinnertime. Now, imagine living in a neighborhood that wants to restr…
Teacher Tapes Chatty Student’s Mouth Shut [VIDEO]
A local Florida teacher took discipline to a whole new (read: bizarre) level last week when she reportedly taped her chatty student's mouth shut with packing tape.
13-year-old seventh grader Jazlyn Freel claims the incident took place during a routine science class.
"She asked me to stop talking,…
Florida Woman Gets Fingertip Bitten Off in Walmart Brawl
Clodia Coicour, a 43-year-old Florida Walmart employee, was arrested for aggressive battery on Monday after she allegedly attacked a woman she suspected of having an affair with her husband.
She's been officially charged with "battery with great bodily harm causing permanent disfigureme…