Christopher Cann, Tallahassee Democrat

Christopher Cann

Tallahassee Democrat

Gainesville, FL, United States

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Recent articles by Christopher:

Afternoon blaze in Tallahassee displaces five, causes $50,000 in damages, TFD says

Five people were displaced Friday afternoon after a fire broke out at a Tallahassee apartment building. → Read More

LCSO: Fairview Middle School student charged after stun gun found

A Fairview Middle School student was charged Thursday on a charge of bringing a Taser on campus. → Read More

Female pedestrian killed by semi-trailer truck in U.S. 19 crash, FHP says

A fatal crash involving a pedestrian and a semi-trailer truck leaves a woman dead Tuesday afternoon, according to the Florida Highway Patrol. → Read More

TPD arrest man on 87 counts of possession of child pornography, police records say

Scott Neese, 44, was arrested by Tallahassee Police Officers on more than 80 counts of child porn possession, according to police records. → Read More

Man charged in massive sex-trafficking investigation enters plea deal, 4 years in prison

A Tallahassee man charged as part of a massive sex-trafficking investigation entered into a plea deal with prosecutors. → Read More

'Heartbroken': Loved ones grieve TFD Lieutenant Sarah Cooksey after deadly crash

Sarah Cooksey, the spokesperson for the Tallahassee Fire Department, died in a Sunday night wreck. → Read More

Tallahassee Memorial breaks monthly COVID death record; local cases fall 51.7%

While hospitalizations continue to dramatically decline, September marked Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare's deadliest month of the virus with its highest number of COVID-related deaths, 82. → Read More

U.S. Marshals arrest Leon High School student, charges stem from September shooting

U.S. Marshals arrested a Leon High School student Friday in connection to a shooting that occurred in September. → Read More

Leon Sheriff Walt McNeil responds to guns on campus with 'indefinite, increased patrol'

Students, teachers and parents can expect more Leon County deputies at school, per a statement from the sheriff's office. → Read More

Trinity fires teacher charged with possession of child pornography, assures student safety

Mark Clow, the teacher arrested Wednesday on multiple child porn charges, was officially fired from Trinity Catholic School. → Read More

Godby student arrested after gun found in car on campus; 4th incident this month at Leon schools

Continuing a surge in arrests of students for bringing guns to school, a Godby student was detained after administrators found a gun in his car. → Read More

Trinity Catholic School teacher arrested on child pornography charges

The arrest came after the Leon County Sheriff's Office conducted a 2-month investigation into someone uploading files containing child sexual abuse. → Read More

Tractor trailer driver dies in I-10 crash in Jefferson County

On Wednesday morning, a 43-year-old man driving a tractor trailer, was killed after he veered off the road, the Florida Highway Patrol said. → Read More

Tallahassee restaurant closings: Great Plates shuts down, citing staff shortage

The once fast-growing Southern-style restaurant Great Plates closed its doors for good last week. The owner cited a lack of customers and staff. → Read More

How many gun incidents have there been in Leon County schools in the 2021-22 school year?

So far in the 2021-22 school year, five students have been arrested on charges of bringing a gun to campus. → Read More

Griffin student charged with gun on campus. It's the 5th gun incident this school year

One school day after two ACE students were arrested for having guns, a Griffin Middle School student was detained for the same thing. → Read More

Family and friends of Chet Smith mourn after deadly bicycle accident

Chesterfield Smith Jr., a longtime employee of the Office of the Attorney General, was killed in a bicycle accident Saturday afternoon. → Read More

'Born to be free': Georgia elephant refuge welcomes Bo, a retired circus elephant

Elephant Aid International received its first elephant Thursday, the 34-year-old circus performer Bo. → Read More

North Blair Stone Road wreck hospitalizes man, leaves woman and infant with minor injuries

A two-vehicle wreck injured two adults and an infant Monday afternoon, according to the Tallahassee Police Department. → Read More

Leon County COVID cases fall 18.9%; local deaths approach August's record total

As of Monday morning the total number of COVID patients in Tallahassee is 103, split between 55 at TMH and 48 at Capital Regional Medical Center. A week earlier, the total was 116. → Read More