22, Apr 2014 - Former officer accused of downloading child porn bonds out of jail
A former Volusia County corrections officer arrested on charges of child pornography bonded out of jail late Thursday night. A judge ordered Mark Pronovost, 32, to stay in his home with a GPS monitor. Florida Department of Law Enforcement agents arrested him after a standoff in Orange City last month. Pronovost resigned from the Volusia County Corrections Department. Previous Story ...
21, Apr 2014 - Florida man turns himself in after crash outside day care building
Officials said Robert Corchado fled after he slammed into a convertible, which then smashed into the KinderCare building The man authorities say fled after causing a deadly crash at a Florida day care center surrendered Thursday to police at the Orange County jail. Police agencies across the state had been searching for 26-year-old Robert Alex Corchado since the Wednesday crash that killed a ...
21, Apr 2014 - Florida Day Care Crash Suspect in Custody
The man police said fled in the vehicle that caused another car to crash into a Florida day care, killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring more than a dozen others, turned himself in to authorities at Orange County Jail Thursday.Robert A. Corchado, 28, had been on the lam following the crash.
21, Apr 2014 - Suspect surrenders in deadly Florida day care center car crash
By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - A Florida man suspected of involvement in a hit-and-run car crash that killed a 4-year-old girl and injured 14 people at an Orlando-area day care center surrendered to authorities on Thursday, police said. Robert Corchado, 28, turned himself in at the Orange County Jail, said Cindy Williams, a spokeswoman for the Florida Highway Patrol. The second ...
20, Apr 2014 - Driver in fatal day care crash turns self in, FHP says
The man Florida Highway Patrol says caused a car crash into a Winter Park day care , killing a 4-year-old girl and injuring 14 others, is in custody. Robert Alex Corchado, 28, turned himself into the Orange County Jail at 4:12 p.m. Thursday, a day after the crash at the KinderCare Learning Center at 4035 Goldenrod Road. [PHOTOS: Car crashes into day care | VIDEO: Initial Local 6 report ...
20, Apr 2014 - FAMU band member sentenced to a year in jail in Robert Champion hazing case
Jessie Baskin, an admitted participant in the 2011 hazing death of a Florida A&M University drum major, trembled Friday as a judge gave him nearly a year in the Orange County Jail for the crime.
20, Apr 2014 - Suspect in day care center crash surrenders
The man who police say fled the scene after his SUV hit a car, sending it into a Winter Park day care center and killing a 4-year-old girl, turned himself in Thursday, Florida Highway Patrol spokeswoman Maj. Cindy Williams said. Robert Alex Corchado, who Williams earlier said had gang ties as well as numerous drug arrests, surrendered at the Orange County jail, according to a tweet from the ...
05, Jun 2013 - Man arrested, accused of offering to sell woman for $10,000
An Orange County man is in jail, accused of trying to sell a woman for $10,000. Investigators said they caught him in an undercover bust. According to investigators, they were tipped off by a man who told investigators he bought drugs from the suspect, and had been asked if he wanted to buy women. "Central Florida is a perfect storm for human trafficking," said Tomas Lares of the Greater Orlando ...
22, May 2013 - Ex-DP Yacht Broker Arrested in Florida Awaits Extradition
By Andrea Papagianis Four years after fleeing Dana Point, a man accused of defrauding local residents of more than $1.5 million is expected back in Orange County next week after being arrested in south Florida, officials said. Edward Sellers Fitzgerald, 60, a former Dana Point yacht broker was detained by authorities in Delray Beach, Fla.—north [...]
02, May 2013 - Report: Suspected drug dealer arrested after 5-county chase
A suspected Orange County drug dealer was arrested late Wednesday after he led authorities on a chase through five Central Florida counties, clickorlando.com is reporting.
16, Apr 2013 - Suspect in FAMU hazing case to enter guilty plea
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — A third defendant charged with the hazing death of a Florida A&M drum major is pleading guilty in an Orlando courtroom. Caleb Jackson's attorney says his client plans to plead guilty to manslaughter and felony hazing Tuesday in Orange County court. Jackson had been held in Leon County Jail on a violation of probation since his arrest. FAMU drum major Robert Champion died in ...
11, Apr 2013 - Winter Park man arrested for possession of child pornography
Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement have arrested an Orange County man for 10 counts of possession of child pornography.