Jake Allen, Naples Daily News

Jake Allen

Naples Daily News

Naples, FL, United States

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Recent:
  • Naples Daily News
  • The News-Press
Past:
  • USA TODAY
  • hollandsentinel

Recent articles by Jake:

Copeland man connected to father's death aboard fishing boat sentenced to prison

A Copeland man connected to his father’s death aboard a fishing boat in March will serve about 10 years in prison he learned in Fort Myers on Monday. → Read More

Change in autopsy report draws criticism in case of Copeland man connected to father's death

Days before a judge will decide the fate of Casey Hickok, the head of a medical examiners commission called a decision to amend the autopsy "ridiculous." → Read More

Thousands of meals packaged for Hurricane Dorian victims at Naples High School event

Hundreds of energetic volunteers packaged thousands of ready-to-ship meals for the victims of Hurricane Dorian victims Saturday morning. → Read More

Car accelerates through parking lot of Hilton Naples, crashes into side of house

Two people were hurt after their vehicle accelerated through a Naples hotel parking lot, bushes and into the side of a house Thursday afternoon. → Read More

Hurricane Dorian updates: What all Floridians need to know now as the storm nears the state

Here's a closer look at recent updates throughout the state, and what you need to know to stay prepared as Hurricane Dorian approaches Florida's east coast. → Read More

Estates woman accused of shooting father, living with body found incompetent to stand trial

Judge Ramiro Mañalich signed an order declaring Rocquel Priser incompetent to proceed, which committed her to the Department of Children and Families. → Read More

Del Ackerman remembered in East Naples as generous mentor, owner of always open food store

For the first time since it opened in 1961, Del’s 24-Hour Food Store closed Saturday for Ackerman’s funeral. He also had owned other businesses. → Read More

North Fort Myers man dead after head-on crash on Del Prado Boulevard North

A 53-year-old North Fort Myers man is dead after a head-on collision that occurred Thursday evening on Del Prado Boulevard North. → Read More

Body pulled from East Naples lake, sheriff's office investigating

A body was pulled from a lake near an apartment complex on Manor Boulevard in East Naples after law enforcement received a call about a disturbance Friday morning. → Read More

Attorney in Sievers case files motion asking for separate trials

An attorney for one of three men accused killing of a popular Bonita Springs doctor filed a motion to ask that his client be tried separately from the victim’s husband. → Read More

CCSO locates parents of toddler found wandering alone in East Naples

A toddler was found wandering outside an East Naples apartment complex near a busy road Friday morning, according to the sheriff's office. → Read More

Saw Palmetto berry season begins alongside arrests for illegal harvesting

Saw palmetto berry season has begun alongside arrests for illegal harvest of the berries in Southwest Florida. → Read More

Naples man struck by two vehicles after entering roadway on U.S. 41

A Naples man was transported to NCH Baker Hospital Downtown with critical injuries after he was struck by two vehicles while walking in the road → Read More

Court filings: Naples homicide suspect tried to use funds stolen from victim while in jail

Thomas Evans is accused of killing Frances Axley inside her home in the 1300 block of Chesapeake Avenue, according to the Naples Police Department. → Read More

Immokalee man pleads to lesser charges in alleged drug deal-robbery killing, sentenced to 3 years in prison

An Immokalee man, originally charged with third-degree murder, was sentenced to three years in state prison Tuesday as part of a plea deal. → Read More

Two women accused of stealing car after police pursuit near Golden Gate

Deputies arrested two women accused of stealing a car from a man they met on Kik, an instant messaging app. → Read More

East Naples man arrested, accused of trafficking fentanyl

An East Naples man was arrested and charged with trafficking the synthetic opioid fentanyl on Wednesday. → Read More

Report: Fentanyl outpaces other opioids in overdose deaths throughout Southwest Florida

Overdose deaths involving the synthetic opioid fentanyl are on the rise in Southwest Florida, according to a report from the Florida Medical Examiners Commission. → Read More

Report: Fentanyl outpaces other opioids in overdose deaths throughout Southwest Florida

Overdose deaths involving the synthetic opioid fentanyl are on the rise in Southwest Florida, according to a report from the Florida Medical Examiners Commission. → Read More

North Fort Myers man killed in Golden Gate Estates crash Tuesday

A North Fort Myers man was killed in a Golden Gate Estates crash at the intersection of Everglades Boulevard North and 56th Avenue early Tuesday evening. → Read More