Nancy Pelosi, Cheryl Flood, Justin Checker discussed on AM Tampa Bay
Though at the exit for Cortez Boulevard. John Thomas News Radio W F L. A Absolutely picture Perfect Spring day today. Blue skies and highs near 80. It's 65 degrees had news radio w F L A. The man's holed up inside a motel in Pinellas Park. He's kept deputies at bay for nine hours happening at the Comfort Inn and Suites on all Martin rode the suspects wanted in both Hillsborough and Pasco County. Incident started a Sam's club and he was chased by police to that location. He's believed to be armed and people nearby have been evacuated. Woman's dead after a car veered off the road and crashed into a pond. It happened in the Pebble Creek Creek area of New Tampa. The car lost control at the intersection of Whispering Brook Drive and Clover pine. It's trucks and trees and then went into the water. News Channel eight's Justin Checker was on the scene. They found this red car upside down and partially submerged in the pond. Two people were inside that car. The younger girl managed to escape. She made it back on land that was taken to a local hospital. Firefighters went into the water desperately trying to rescue the woman still trapped in the car. Unfortunately, they were unable to do so. Had to call in a tow truck to pull that car out of the pond. Sadly, the driver has died. The 12 year old girl recovering the victim is a 38 year old woman. Firefighters who arrived at the scene jumped in to try to save her, but it was too late. 30 year old Sarasota County Man with 19 felony convictions has been arrested in connection with shit what Sheriff Kurt Hoffman's calling one of the most brutal murders and the county's recent history. Stephen have. Roca, who Hoffman describes as a white supremacist and neo Nazi, is accused of killing a female hotel employees in Venice. When deputies made contact with the man in the intersection. He was literally speaking in tongues acting very erratic. Combative and was clearly under the influence of narcotics or some type of stimulant. It took five deputies to get have Roca in the custody of the sheriff described him as acting like an animal. The Manatee County man who's seen in a widely circulated video carrying Nancy Pelosi's stolen lectern during the riot, the capital on January. 6th had his case continued for 60 days, 36 year old Adam Johnson of Parrish Is charged with unlawful entry as well as theft of government property. Johnson made his initial appearance in January in a Tampa federal quarter room. His next status hearing is scheduled for June. In recognition of national prescription drug take back day. Law enforcement agencies across the state will be collecting unwanted medications at events on Saturday. Lord attorney general. Actually, Moody says it's an attempt to make sure those drugs don't fall into the wrong hands and in order to heal our state and help folks recover from addiction. We have to have help from the community in spreading awareness and proactive efforts and bringing back unwanted or unused prescription medication. The annual drug take back is also educating the public about the potential for abuse if medications are not taken care of. The Florida State Fair opens today in Tampa a couple of months later than usual because of the pandemic. It's the first time since 1979 that the fair has been held in April, and executive director Cheryl Flood is reminding people to be ready for warmer weather. Bring sunscreen wear comfortable shoes and most importantly, when you come through the gate, remember what gay to walk through to save time on the walk.