CHARLOTTE COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - Southwest Florida investigators are looking into a disturbing photo posted online. It shows a man holding a cat by it's "scruff" and pointing a gun at its head. The FacebookFull Story >
Southwest Florida investigators are looking into a disturbing photo posted online. It shows a man holding a cat by it's "scruff" and pointing a gun at its head.Full Story >
Friday, July 25 2014 1:07 PM EDT2014-07-25 17:07:43 GMT
The Ukrainian army has reported rebel attacks overnight throughout the restive east, claiming that at one border crossing the rebels were supported by artillery fire from the Russian side.Full Story >
A small group of Dutch and Australian investigators combed the sprawling, unsecured site where Malaysian Airlines Flight 17 went down, taking notes and photos as their governments prepared police detachments they hope can...Full Story >
PRESCOTT, AZ (CBS5) -
Three hikers were rescued early Tuesday morning after they were swept down the Verde River and left stranded for two days, the Yavapai County Sheriff's Office said.
Deputies learned the group, two men, ages 18 and 21, and an 18-year-old woman, had arrived at about 5 p.m. Saturday and tried crossing the Verde River to access the hot springs.
The strong current swept them 250 yards down the river. The group was eventually able to swim across, climb onto land and spend the night in the hot springs to stay warm.
The group had left their cell phones in a vehicle parked on the opposite side of the river, so they couldn't reach out for help. They also had no food or water with them.
On Tuesday, a couple in the area of the Child's Power Plant campground called YCSO to report hearing cries for help. The YCSO Forest Patrol mobilized five members of the Yavapai County Sheriff's Response Team, which is certified in swift water rescue.
The team began staging in the area by 6:30 p.m. Personnel employed technical rescue procedures and worked until 2 a.m. the next morning bringing the group, one at a time, across the Verde River to safety.
Copyright 2013 CBS 5 (KPHO Broadcasting Corporation). All rights reserved.
Friday, July 25 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-07-25 15:13:25 GMT
Police planned Friday to present their case to prosecutors on whether charges should be filed against an 80-year-old man who fatally shot of one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.Full Story >
Police planned Friday to give prosecutors the results of their investigation into an 80-year-old man's fatal shooting of one of two burglars who attacked him when he found them ransacking his home.Full Story >
Friday, July 25 2014 10:38 AM EDT2014-07-25 14:38:42 GMT
Two teenagers accused of torturing a 16-year-old boy inside a shed were sentenced to prison Thursday. Jenna Montgomery and Jess Taylor both pleaded guilty to kidnapping, robbery and assault charges. MontgomeryFull Story >
Two teenagers accused of torturing a 16-year-old boy inside a shed were sentenced to prison Thursday.Full Story >
Thursday, July 24 2014 8:05 PM EDT2014-07-25 00:05:21 GMT
The Eastville volunteer fire department confirms a tornado touched down at a campground on the Chesapeake Bay on Thursday morning, killing three people. The volunteer fire department confirms three peopleFull Story >
A New Jersey couple was identified as the victims of a tornado that hit the Cherrystone Family Camping & RV Resort in Northampton. Full Story >