Chris Tisch, Tampa Bay Times

Chris Tisch

Tampa Bay Times

Saint Petersburg, FL, United States

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Past articles by Chris:

Missing 11-year-old girl from Tampa found safe

Police said the girl left her home Monday night carrying a backpack and duffle bag. → Read More

Motorcyclist killed in crash on Sunshine Skyway bridge

Troopers said the motorcyclist ran into a SUV that was slowing down for traffic and was “overrun” by a tractor trailer. → Read More

Pinellas man who threatened to post woman’s nudes arrested on extortion charge, cops say

Pinellas Park said they also arrested him on child pornography charges after fending videos on his phone. → Read More

Hernando deputies search for boy, 2, missing from Brooksville home

Officials said Thursday evening that the ground search had ended for the night, but the Hillsborough aviation unit would search for a few more hours. → Read More

I-75 near Ocala is a mess right now after tractor trailer hits overpass

The Florida Highway Patrol is recommending motorists find another route if they plan on traveling on I-75 north today.75 → Read More

Hillsborough deputy charged with DUI after 105-mph motorcycle crash, officials say.

The 12-year veteran was placed on unpaid administrative leave while an internal investigation is under way. → Read More

Tampa’s Knight Parade still on despite chance of rain, storms

Rain and storms, some possibly severe, were expected to arrive in the Tampa Bay area later Saturday. → Read More

Pasco student, 13, arrested on charges of making threats to Rushe Middle School

His arrest was the second to be made in the last couple weeks in connection with threats made to Pasco schools. → Read More

Freedom High School teacher’s aide arrested after sex with student, Hillsborough sheriff says

Sheriff’s officials said she befriended the student at the school, then brought him to her home and had sex with him. → Read More

Tampa man loading car onto trailer hit, killed by SUV driver who fled the scene

The incident occurred Sunday night in Hernando County. → Read More

Free meal offer leads to arrest in 1987 killing of Pinellas woman, 82

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office detectives say DNA matches their suspect to the killing. But how they got the DNA took a clever ruse. → Read More

Pedestrian critically injured in downtown St. Petersburg after getting hit by bus

The crash occurred on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. St. N between Central Avenue and 1st Avenue N, police said. → Read More

Man arrested in kidnappings, including in Tampa Seminole Hard Rock Casino parking garage

Another kidnapping occurred in the parking garage of the Hub on Campus Tampa apartment complex and a third case occurred in Riverview. → Read More

Bicyclist, 77, killed in crash in Clearwater

The man was pedaling across Missouri Avenue when he was hit by the driver of a Dodge Charger, police said. → Read More

Arrest made in shooting at Fossil Park in St. Petersburg

Police said a 38-year-old man remains in critical condition after a fight on the basketball courts at the park. → Read More

2 kids suffer life-threatening injuries in Pasco crash

One child was taken to the hospital by helicopter after the crash at State Road 54 and Lakepointe Parkway. → Read More

Dover woman found critically injured on I-275 on Christmas morning has died

The woman was found about 7 a.m. on Christmas near Dale Mabry Highway. She had a head injury and road rash. → Read More

Ashley Drive in downtown Tampa closed after shards from 27th-story broken window fall on street

Tampa police said the shards of glass fell from a broken window on the 27th floor of the Regions Bank building. → Read More

Tampa police officer arrested on DUI charge after overturning vehicle, department says

Police said the crash occurred then the officer was driving his personal vehicle while off duty. He has been placed on leave. → Read More

Driver leaves scene after crash kills Pasco County woman on bicycle

Anyone with information about the crash can call *FHP or Crime Stoppers at **TIPS. → Read More