| Dec 18, 2014
| 5:03 PM
As a drug dealer, Garry Wiggins lived in a home fortified with rebar and cement posts.
Now, the 48-year-old Orlando man will be surrounded by prison bars for the next 15 years for his role in a cocaine-trafficking ring.
He must forfeit his South Buena...
| Nov 7, 2014
| 4:38 PM
The search for a quadruple amputee named a person of interest in the shooting deaths of his parents entered its fourth day on Friday.
Authorities believe Sean Petrozzino, 30, traveled to South Florida, possibly the Coral Springs area where he grew up....
| Nov 10, 2014
| 4:40 PM
A 19-year-old confessed to shooting his grandfather in the face "approximately six times" last week, before staging a burglary in an attempt to cover up his role in the crime, court records show.
Oakley Miller was arrested Friday in the death of his...
| Dec 19, 2014
| 3:58 PM
Weighing Cuba policy shift
I just watched U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio's response to President Obama's re-establishment of diplomatic relations with Cuba. In 2013, I spent 10 days traveling in Cuba with a People to People Partnership. I saw a country with no...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:38 PM
A woman who described Sean Petrozzino as her best friend said the man now being sought by authorities seemed depressed after he and his wife of five years recently separated.
A childhood friend said Petrozzino, a quadruple amputee whose parents were...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 7:20 PM
A 22-year-old man was reported missing after not completing his Orlando Sentinel delivery route, an Orange County Sheriff's spokeswoman said.
Robert John Mortimer left the Winter Garden home where he lives with his family around 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, said...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 7:14 PM
Flanked by pastors and community leaders, Orange County Sheriff Jerry Demings asked for patience as authorities investigate the shooting Monday morning of an unarmed car-theft suspect.
A deputy said he was forced to shoot 28-year-old Cedric Bartee...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:55 PM
When the bullets stopped and Sgt. Robert McCarthy lowered his gun after Monday's pre-dawn shooting, chaos ensued as neighbors who witnessed the incident rushed out to see the aftermath and questioned whether deadly force was necessary.
| Nov 8, 2014
| 8:02 PM
Five days after a husband and wife were found shot to death in their east Orange County home, their 30-year-old quad amputee son named a person of interest has not yet been located.
Authorities believe Sean Petrozzino, 30, traveled to South Florida,...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Orange County detectives were dispatched Tuesday to Tennessee, where the search for a former South Florida man considered a person of interest in his parents' deaths came to a bloody end.
Local authorities had been searching for quadruple amputee Sean...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 2:02 PM
A 31-year-old Orlando man could face up to five years in federal prison for aiming the light beam from a laser pointer at an Orange County Sheriff's Office helicopter.
Joseph Parrott was accused of pointing the laser at a pilot about 3 a.m. on July 2....