Pasco Area News


10/18/2017 12:58 PM
Final Food for Florida event: Pasco Co. reschedules for November - WFLA

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Final Food for Florida event: Pasco Co. reschedules for November
WFLA
DADE CITY, Fla. (WFLA) – Pasco County rescheduled its Food for Florida event for families to apply for temporary food stamps after Hurricane Irma. The program through the Florida Department of Children and Families will now be held on Nov. 5 – Nov.
Pasco food assistance program postponed days before site was to openABC Action News
Long lines on last day of Food for Florida in LakelandWTSP 10 News
Irma victims line up for help in Polk County - Story | FOX 13 Tampa BayFOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

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10/17/2017 01:22 PM
Pasco delays Irma food distribution after problems elsewhere - Tampabay.com

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Pasco delays Irma food distribution after problems elsewhere
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Pasco County has postponed a planned Food for Florida distribution at the Land O' Lakes Recreation Center on Collier Parkway and is seeking an alternative site. Last week, commissioners said they feared a repeat of the long lines of traffic that ...

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10/17/2017 02:29 PM
Cops' body cam captures shootout between cops and a jealous Florida man - Miami Herald

Miami Herald

Cops' body cam captures shootout between cops and a jealous Florida man
Miami Herald
The Pasco County Sheriff's Office has released body camera footage from last Thursday's deputy-involved fatal shooting in which the suspect shot someone, shot at deputies and ultimately turned the gun on himself. At about 2:50 p.m. Thursday, the ...
Pasco County Sheriff's Office body camera shows shootout between deputies, murder suspectWPTV.com
Watch: Police Release Dramatic Body Cam Gun Battle VideoCBS Miami
Florida man kills family friend for 'trying to pick up' his imaginary girlfriendWGN-TV

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10/15/2017 08:31 AM
FHP identifies 2 killed in Pasco County motorcycle crash - WFLA

FHP identifies 2 killed in Pasco County motorcycle crash
WFLA
PASCO COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) – A motorcyclist and his passenger were killed and a man was injured in a collision early Saturday night in Pasco County. The incident happened on SR-54 and Mitchell Ranch Road around 5:28 p.m.. Florida Highway Patrol ...



10/18/2017 01:29 PM
21-year-old man killed when motorcycle collides with SUV in Pasco Co. - WFLA

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21-year-old man killed when motorcycle collides with SUV in Pasco Co.
WFLA
SEVEN SPRINGS, Fla. (WFLA) – A 21-year-old man was killed Wednesday when a driver pulled in front of his motorcycle in Pasco County. The Florida Highway Patrol said that Jordan Woods of Trinity, died when his Honda motorcycle collided with a Honda ...

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10/12/2017 11:35 PM
Man kills his mom's friend for hitting on his imaginary girlfriend, then opens fire on deputies - ABC Action News

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Man kills his mom's friend for hitting on his imaginary girlfriend, then opens fire on deputies
ABC Action News
PASCO CO., Fla. - A murder, turned shootout with deputies, left two people dead in a quiet Pasco County neighborhood. Sheriff Chris Nocco said the deceased gunman, 30-year-old Brian Desario, suffers from mental illness and was stockpiling weapons and ...
Pasco County Home Active Shooter: Full Story & Must-See DetailsCOED (blog)
Pasco County school leader details ordeal as shootout unfolded next to campusWFLA
He had an imaginary girlfriend — and killed a man for 'messing with' her, police saySacramento Bee

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10/21/2017 08:55 AM
FHP seek identity of driver in Hudson fatal hit-and-run - ABC Action News

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FHP seek identity of driver in Hudson fatal hit-and-run
ABC Action News
FLORIDA HIGHWAY PATROL. Show Caption Hide Caption. Previous Next. HUDSON, Fla. -. Authorities in Pasco County are asking for the public's help in identifying and locating a hit and run driver who struck and killed a Hudson teenager Friday night.
Teen Pedestrian Dies in Pasco Hit and RunTB Reporter (blog)
Troopers search for truck that hit, killed 19-year-oldFOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

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10/11/2017 04:55 AM
This man was caught molesting a 7-year-old girl — and took a beating for it, cops say - Miami Herald

Miami Herald

This man was caught molesting a 7-year-old girl — and took a beating for it, cops say
Miami Herald
A 60-year-old man was arrested on charges of molesting a 7-year-old girl, according to the Pasco County Sheriff's Office. Spencer K. Joyce, of New Port Richey, was arrested and booked into the Land O' Lakes Detention Center on a charge of capital ...

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10/19/2017 01:13 PM
Pasco County school district puts two charter schools on notice - Tampabay.com (blog)

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Pasco County school district puts two charter schools on notice
Tampabay.com (blog)
One of those schools, Florida Virtual Academy of Pasco, could face closure if it cannot comply. Florida Virtual Academy (which is not associated with Florida Virtual School) faces a nine-page laundry list of contract violations from the district. Those ...



10/16/2017 12:24 PM
"He is schizophrenic:" Deputies release 911 call, body-cam footage of Pasco shootout (w/video) - Tampabay.com

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"He is schizophrenic:" Deputies release 911 call, body-cam footage of Pasco shootout (w/video)
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PORT RICHEY — A woman called Pasco County emergency dispatch on Thursday to report that her son had shot someone inside their garage. The son was having a "schizophrenic episode," she told dispatchers, and was now outside.

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