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Murder Suspect Wanted Seminole Convenience Store Robbery

Do you know who this person is?? Seminole, Florida – The Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office is looking for the man who killed a store clerk Wednesday night. It happened at the JFS Food Mart at 11801 Seminole Boulevard, the sheriff’s office said. The clerk, 37-year-old Mohammod Tawhidul Islam, was taken to the hospital, where he later died. Islam’s…

Controversy Is Brewing Over Cheetah’s Authenticity

Suncoast Primate Sanctuary says Cheetah, the chimpanzee sidekick in the Tarzan movies of the early 1930s, has died at 80. But other accounts call that claim into question. Debbie Cobb, outreach director at the Suncoast Primate Sanctuary in Palm Harbor, said Wednesday that her grandparents acquired Cheetah around 1960 from “Tarzan” star Johnny Weissmuller and…

FDLE: 48 Alleged Sexual Predators Arrested!

Tampa, FL — Dozens of suspected sexual predators are off the streets following a sweeping FDLE investigation that spanned six months and included 700 law enforcement officers. They called it ‘Operation Amalgamate’. In all, there were 48 arrests in 17 Florida counties for alleged internet sex crimes against minors. The disturbing charges involved child pornography,…