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Nathaniel Rodriguez


Dothan, AL, United States

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Past articles by Nathaniel:

Man threatened to ‘put a bullet’ in Florida sheriff’s head, authorities say

A New Jersey man’s anonymous threat on the internet forum 4chan ended up getting him in trouble after he said someone should murder a Florida sheriff, authorities said. → Read More

Man arrested after vandalizing St. Pete gay bar with homophobic slur, police say

St. Petersburg police arrested a man after they say he allegedly vandalized a gay bar with a homophobic slur over the weekend. → Read More

Florida 16-year-old killed after tree falls on vehicle, deputies say

A 16-year-old Florida girl was killed Friday after a tree fell on a car that she was riding in Friday afternoon, according to deputies. → Read More

1 injured in Florida plane crash

Another plane has gone down in central Florida, according to reports. → Read More

American Airlines flight to Tampa diverted due to engine issue

An American Airlines flight from Washington, D.C. to Tampa had to be diverted Monday afternoon after a technical problem. → Read More

Suspect who shot Pinellas County deputy 3 times identified, police say

A Pinellas County deputy is continuing to recover after he was shot by a suspect Sunday evening, according to authorities. → Read More

Unclaimed $186K lottery ticket about to expire after being sold at Florida Publix

The Florida Lottery is urging players to check their tickets as one of its top prizes is about to pass its final deadline this week. → Read More

LIVE: Major crash blocks I-275 traffic in downtown Tampa

A crash has caused heavy traffic delays on I-275 in downtown Tampa early Monday morning. → Read More

St. Pete man accused of killing man, dumping body in alley after argument

The St. Petersburg Police Department said it has arrested a suspect in the murder of a man whose body was found in an alley. → Read More

Phillies pitcher charged with DUI after crashing into wall in Pinellas County, deputies say

A minor league baseball player was arrested Saturday after crashing his vehicle while under the influence, according to Pinellas County deputies. → Read More

Man arrested for fire that destroyed 4 homes in Pasco County, deputies say

Deputies in Hernando County arrested a man who is believed to be the suspect responsible for destroying several homes and nearly killing several people in Holiday, according to authorities. → Read More

Teen driver arrested after crashing into Sarasota restaurant, hitting 2 diners, FHP says

SARASOTA, Fla. (WFLA) — Two Minnesota residents are fighting for their lives after they were struck by a car that crashed into a restaurant they were dining at Friday, troopers said. The Florida Highway Patrol said at about 3:32 p.m., a 16-year-old unlicensed, female driver crashed her sedan into Kacey’s Seafood & More on Fruitville […] → Read More

Man killed in ‘senseless’ shooting in Hillsborough County, deputies say

Hillsborough County deputies are investigating a shooting that killed a man in Ruskin late Friday night, the sheriff’s office said. → Read More

86-year-old Clearwater man arrested in deadly hit-and-run, deputies say

An 86-year-old man was arrested Saturday in connection to the death of a bicyclist in Safety Harbor Saturday morning, according to deputies. → Read More

IT manager at Tampa TV station arrested on child pornography charges, deputies say

An employee at a Tampa television station was arrested after having several images of child pornography and other obscene materials, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office. → Read More

Man found dead in St. Pete alley; death under investigation

St. Petersburg police said they are investigating a man’s death after his body was found in an alley. → Read More

Mom of 1-year-old killed in Selmon Expressway crash under investigation: FHP

A Brandon mother is under investigation after a crash killed her 1-year-old boy and injured the rest of her family, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. → Read More

Woman attacked by Florida couple after ‘romantic interlude,’ deputies say

A three-person “romantic interlude” ended in violence Monday, according to deputies in Florida. → Read More

‘Daddy’s gonna be ok’: 911 call & body camera video from Clearwater Dunkin’ shooting released

A woman was forced to console her family after her fiancé was shot at a Clearwater Dunkin’ Donuts Monday, according to 911 call audio released by police. → Read More

2 planes collide near Winter Haven Regional Airport, police say

First responders are searching a lake in Winter Haven near the site of a crash involving two aircraft. → Read More