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When a traffic stop turned into a trafficking arrest

A South Florida man has been arrested by federal agents who accuse him in a case with possible links to a drug-trafficking ring. Álvaro Rodríguez was arrested last month by Indian River County sheriff's deputies who made a traffic stop, according to federal court records.

Crime

Woman yells at burglar to leave. But first, he pets her cat

A St. Petersburg man was arrested after he was caught by the person whose home he was burglarizing, police said. When the victim woke up to find 24-year-old Jasper Fiorenza standing at the foot of her bed, she yelled for him to get out, but he didn’t run. Rather, he crouched at the end of her bed and pet her cat.

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More than 40 weapons stolen in smash-and-grab at Tampa gun store

Surveillance video shows up to 12 suspects smashing into the front of Tampa gun store with a vehicle and stealing more than 40 firearms.
Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office
More than 40 weapons stolen in smash-and-grab at Tampa gun store 4:54

More than 40 weapons stolen in smash-and-grab at Tampa gun store

Men steal $45K worth of Gucci purses in 35 seconds 0:43

Men steal $45K worth of Gucci purses in 35 seconds

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Florida man runs over himself outside strip club (Warning: graphic content)

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Fight outside bar broken up by a crashing car

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