We're halfway through the year, which means we're also halfway through the annual harvest of crazy Florida crime stories! So far, 2015's provided a pretty solid crop. Here are the top five Florida crime stories of the year so far–check out the list, and see whether your favorite (or least favorite) made the cut!
Category: Florida News
There's nothing worse than a Florida man who orders a pizza to the illegal cockfight.
A Florida woman has been arrested and charged with a handful of crimes after police officers, investigating an unrelated incident, discovered pit bull sex selfies on her phone. Get the full story–including why the woman didn't think the acts were illegal.
A Florida man has been arrested and charged with several crimes after officers found him naked and peeing by the side of the road while striking the Superman pose. Plus, in his real life, this Florida man has a successful suit-and-tie job, much like Clark Kent. Get the details!
A Florida man has been arrested and charged with a bevy of crimes after making a bomb out of a bowling ball and attempting to destroy a house with it. Contrary to other reports, the man did not believe he was a cartoon character at the time.
A 31-year-old Florida man will not be charged with a crime after his attempt at homemade fireworks destroyed his condo and left him without both arms. See the photographs of the destruction, and find out how the Florida man is doing.
It was a busy weekend for Florida. In addition to the man who tried to sell a live shark outside a Publix, we bring you this tale: A 44 year-old Florida man was recently arrested and charged with a bevy of crimes after he called 911 to brag about his muscles and ask the dispatcher on a date. When officers arrived at his campsite to arrest him, he did not go quietly. Get the full story!
Contrary to popular belief, it is not legal to sell a live shark–or any other type of recently-caught seafood–without a license. Or on the pavement outside a Publix. This Florida man now knows that.