Leesburg Man Wins $1,000,000 One Month After Getting Engaged

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA  -The Florida Lottery (Lottery) announces that Brian Nelson, 26, of Leesburg, claimed a $1 million prize from the new GOLD RUSH LIMITED Scratch-Off game at Lottery Headquarters in Tallahassee. He chose to receive his winnings as a one-time, lump-sum payment…

Two $1 Million Mega Million Winning Tickets sold in Miami and Lighthouse Point

TALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – The Florida Lottery (Lottery) announces that Maria Fierro Abascal, of Miami, and Raymond Karam, of Lighthouse Point, each claimed a $1 million MEGA MILLIONS® prize using secured drop boxes located at the Lottery’s Miami and Tampa District Offices. The winning…

Murderer set free on early release caught in Florida after carjacking, murdering one in East Orange

POLK COUNTY, FL – After spending thirty years in prison in New Jersey, James Lewis was set free by New Jersey under an early release program. Then, he killed another man after being freed in East Orange during a carjacking incident. Lewis,…

Tampa police fire school resource officer for calling residents “Ghetto N—–s”

TAMPA, FLORIDA- A Tampa police officer has been fired after an investigation revealed that he had used racial slurs on multiple occasions. “Delvin White was terminated from employment with the Tampa Police Department for violations of policy that prohibit discriminatory conduct,” the…