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DIRECTOR PAGE SECURITY SIGN-TRX-OC-VO
BREAKING NEWS SHOW OPEN-BREAKING NEWS CLIP ROAD RAGE-TRXVOTOPS
LEHIGH SHOOTING-TC MON BREAKING NEWS- THEN HOLLIE TEACHER TENSION-VO
LEHIGH SHOOTING-LIVE-VO TEACHER TENSION-SOTVO
LEHIGH SUSPECTED PEEPING TOM-VO IN PLASMA HEROIN TEACHER-VOTOPS
LEHIGH SUSPECTED PEEPING TOM-PKG MIAMI CRIMESTOPPER-TRX-OC-VO
LEHIGH SUSPECTED PEEPING TOM-OC TAG MIAMI CRIMESTOPPER-SOTVO
OFFICER SUICIDE-VO THIEF TUNNEL-VOTOPS
OFFICER SUICIDE-SOTVO MISSING ITEM-OC-VO
ARMED ROBBERY-TRX-SSTOPS-VO FL WORKER RESCUED-TRX-VOTOPS
ARMED ROBBERY-SOTVO-SS TIME WARNER CEO-SS
OPERATION MARCH MADNESS-TRX-SS (2) SCRAP METAL SURPRISE-VOTOPS
NAPLES CAR CRASH-TRX-VOTOPS SPORTS TEASE-3SH-VO
CAPE CAT HELP-VOTOPS SPORTS OPEN-CLIP
NFM PLANNING PANEL-OC- obx WILL BROWN 16 SEED-SOT
NFM PLANNING PANEL-LIVE FLORIDA ALBANY-ON CAM
NFM PLANNING PANEL-TRX-PKG FLORIDA ALBANY-VOTOPS
NFM PLANNING PANEL-LIVE FLORIDA ALBANY-SOT
HYATT REGENCY ANNEX-TRXOC-VO DAYTON OHIO STATE-VOTOPS
HYATT REGENCY ANNEX-SOTVO HARVARD CINCINNATI-VOTOPS
TEASE ONE-ONCAM NCAA SCORES-CGTOPS
TZ1 A STOLEN TAX RETURNS-SOTVO NATE HICKS INJURY-VOTOPS
TZ1 B FL WORKER RESCUED-VOTOPS NATE HICKS INJURY-ON CAM TAG
FIRST ALERT FORECAST TEASE-STC FGCU WOMEN DEPART-NATSVO
STARVING DOGS-VO FGCU WOMEN DEPART-SOTVO
STARVING DOGS-SOTVO EVERBLADES SCORE-ON CAM
MISSING JET-VOTOPS YANKEES RED SOX-VOTOPS
SATURN ION INVESTIGATION -TRXVOTOPS TWINS RAYS-VOTOPS
TEEN CLIMBS TOWER-OC-VO PALMER INVITATIONAL-VOTOPS
TEASE TWO-ONCAM SPORTS TOSS-ON CAM
TZ2 A MIAMI CRIMESTOPPER-VO-WIPE JIMMY FALLON-SOTTOPS
FIRST ALERT OPEN-CLIP CANTORE ICE DESK-OC- VO
FORECAST-WXWALL CANTORE ICE DESK-SOT
STOLEN TAX RETURNS-OC-VO FINAL FORECAST-WXGRX
STOLEN TAX RETURNS-SOTVO CLOSE SHOW-4SHOT


DIRECTOR PAGE


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BREAKING NEWS SHOW OPEN-BREAKING NEWS CLIP


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LEHIGH SHOOTING-TC MON BREAKING NEWS- THEN HOLLIE


N-B-C-2 IS TRACKING BREAKING NEWS IN LEHIGH ACRES.

DEPUTIES TELL US ONE PERSON HAS BEEN SHOT AND KILLED JUST OFF LEE AND SUNSHINE BOULEVARDS.

OUR HOLLIE HOJEK JUST ARRIVED ON SCENE.

HOLLIE? Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH SHOOTING-LIVE-VO


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LEHIGH SUSPECTED PEEPING TOM-VO IN PLASMA


NEW AT 11.THIS GUY IS GIVING A LEE COUNTY NEIGHBORHOOD THE CREEPS.

HE EXPOSED HIMSELF TO AT LEAST ONE WOMAN IN LEHIGH ACRES.

N-B-C 2'S ALEX DE ARMAS TALKED TO NEIGHBORS WHO CAUGHT the GUY ON CAMERA.

NOW THEY JUST HOPE THE VIDEO HELPS DETECTIVES TRACK HIM DOWN. Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH SUSPECTED PEEPING TOM-PKG


LINGERING---AND EXPOSING HIMSELF IN BROAD DAY LIGHT.

Nicholas Longo, Neighbor

54:23-54:35 "he was standing at the edge of her house doing his thing…."

AND IT'S ALL CAUGHT ON NICHOLAS LONGO'S CAMERAS.

Nicholas Longo, Neighbor

"…Then he went back to the woods and comes into my yard leaning against my house, facing in her direction doing the same thing."

DEPUTIES SAY A 57 YEAR OLD WOMAN WAS WORKING ON HER GARDEN WHEN SHE NOTICED THIS MAN LOOKING AT HER-- TOUCHING HIMSELF.

THIS HAPPENED ON HAWALASKA STREET AND 26 STREET SOUTHWEST IN LEHIGH ACRES.

Nicholas Longo, Neighbor

53:54-54:03 "he actually cleared his throat so she would hear him…"

HE MAY HAVE EVEN NOTICED CAMERAS -- LOOK HERE AS HE SHIELDS HIS FACE.

Nicholas Longo, Neighbor

53:54-54:03 "…She looked up and he was standing there with himself exposed and she immediately it up and went back inside. "

HE THEN CASUALLY WALKS AWAY-- BACK INTO THE WOODS.

Nicholas Longo, Neighbor

56:15-56:22 "my wife is 8 moths pregnant and I have a four year old in the house so I'm not taking this lightly.

OTHER PARENTS IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD FEEL VIOLATED.

SOME READY TO TAKE THINGS INTO THEIR OWN HANDS.

Ashley Thomas, Neighbor

11:28-11:31 "like I'm about to kick his beep beep beep beep beep."

Porsche Paige

13:06-13:11 "I don't want anyone looking at me. I don't want anyone looking at my daughter. Or touching me or my daughter. That is sick. "

THE VICTIM TOLD LONGO SHE HAD SEEN THIS MAN UP TO FOUR TIMES BEFORE.

Nicholas Longo

56:03-56:12 "I've never seen the guy. I just know he's done it repeatedly. And Hes getting bolder very single time. " Return to index of stories...


LEHIGH SUSPECTED PEEPING TOM-OC TAG


DEPUTIES STRESS THAT IF YOU SEE SOMETHING SUSPICIOUS TO GIVE THEM A CALL. Return to index of stories...


OFFICER SUICIDE-VO


A NORTH PORT POLICE OFFICER UNDER INVESTIGATION FOR SEXUAL BATTERY.HAS COMMITTED SUICIDE.

SARASOTA DEPUTIES SAY THEY WERE GOING TO ARREST RICKY URBINA WHEN THEY FOUND HIM DEAD. Return to index of stories...


OFFICER SUICIDE-SOTVO


"As detectives were on route to arrest Mr. Urbina there was a shooting at his home and deputies were notified that Mr. Urbina was Deceased

URBINA AND A FEMALE OFFICER ARE ACCUSED OF HANDCUFFING A WOMAN TO A BED DURING A PARTY AND RAPING HER.

URBINA'S LAWYER SAID HE WAS HOPING TO CLEAR HIS CLIENT'S NAME. Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERY-TRX-SSTOPS-VO


NEW AT 11-

FORT MYERS POLICE NEED YOUR HELP FINDING THIS MAN.

HE'S ACCUSED OF TRYING TO ROB TWO STORES ON CLEVELAND AVENUE.

HE FIRST TRIED TO ROB THE ITALIAN RESTAURANT MANGIA BENE.

THE OWNER TOLD N-B-C 2 HE APPROACHED A SERVER AND DEMANDED MONEY.

BUT APPARENTLY THE EMPLOYEE TOOK TOO LONG AND HE LEFT. Return to index of stories...


ARMED ROBBERY-SOTVO-SS


10:41:05 he handed her a note that said I got a gun, give me your money don't make a sound and she goes are you serious and she thought it was a joke 10:41:15

HE THEN RAN OVER TO THE ADULT STORE 'USE YOUR IMAGINATION.'

THIS TIME HE ALSO DIDN'T SHOW A WEAPON- BUT THREATENED HE HAD ONE.

HE DID GET AWAY WITH SOME CASH.

CRIMESTOPPERS IS OFFERING UP TO FIVE THOUSAND DOLLARS FOR ANYONE WITH INFORMATION THAT LEADS TO AN ARREST. Return to index of stories...


OPERATION MARCH MADNESS-TRX-SS (2)


17 PEOPLE ARE FACING CHARGES FOR DEALING DRUGS ON AND AROUND FORT MYERS BEACH.

THE LEE COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE SAYS IT'S PART OF A STING THEY'RE CALLING OPERATION MARCH MADNESS.

INVESTIGATORS SAY NOW IS A BUSY TIME FOR DRUG DEALERS WITH SPRING BREAKERS IN TOWN.

IN ALL.THEY SEIZED MORE THAN A KILO OF COCAINE AND more THAN TWO POUNDS OF MARIJUANA. Return to index of stories...


NAPLES CAR CRASH-TRX-VOTOPS


NBC 2 IS GETTING NEW INFORMATION ABOUT A BAD ACCIDENT TONIGHT NEAR GOLDEN GATE.

A CAR COLLIDED WITH A BICYCLE.

IT HAPPENED BETWEEN PROGRESS AND GOLDEN GATE PKWY- JUST BEFORE EIGHT 30.

ONE PERSON HAS BEEN TAKEN TO THE HOSPITAL. Return to index of stories...


CAPE CAT HELP-VOTOPS


THE CATS RESCUED FROM A HOARDER'S HOME IN LEE COUNTY ARE GETTING NEW PLACES TO LIVE.

TOMORROW MORNING, A GROUP OF ANIMAL ACTIVISTS FROM LAKELAND ARE COMING TO FORT MYERS TO PICK UP 35 OF THE CATS.

IN ALL, 73 CATS WERE REMOVED FROM THE HOUSE.

ABOUT TEN ARE STILL BEING TREATED FOR MEDICAL CONDITIONS BECAUSE THE HOUSE WAS SO FILTHY. Return to index of stories...


NFM PLANNING PANEL-OC- obx


TONIGHT, MORE THAN 100 PEOPLE WHO LIVE IN NORTH FORT MYERS MET WITH COUNTY LEADERS.

THEY WANT TO DISCUSS HOW TO IMPROVE THEIR COMMUNITY.

N-B-C-2'S LAURA ROBERTS HAD THE ONLY CAMERA INSIDE THAT TOWN HALL MEETING.

SHE JOINS US NOW LIVE FROM THE NORTH FORT MYERS RECREATION CENTER. Return to index of stories...


NFM PLANNING PANEL-LIVE


THERE WAS A PACKED AGENDA FOR TONIGHT'S MEETING -

FULL OF IDEAS TO MAKE THE NORTH FORT MYERS COMMUNITY A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE.

BUT THAT AGENDA WAS SO PACKED THAT THEY DIDNT HAVE TIME TO GET THROUGH IT ALL BEFORE THIS BUILDING CLOSED FOR THE NIGHT.

LEAVING SOME RESIDENTS WORRIED THEIR VOICES WEREN'T HEARD. Return to index of stories...


NFM PLANNING PANEL-TRX-PKG


RESIDENTS READY FOR ACTION-

TO BETTER THEIR WAY OF LIFE IN NORTH FORT MYERS.

warren babitz

Nfm resident

1:49 1:52

It needs improvement it does need improvement

TONIGHT WAS THEIR CHANCE TO TALK ABOUT HOW TO DO THAT WITH LEE COUNTY OFFICIALS LIKE COUNTY MANAGER ROGER DESJARLAIS AND COMMISSIONER BRIAN HAMMAN.

MORE THAN 100 PEOPLE DID JUST THAT.

Brian Hamman

Lee county commission

16:35 16:42

Its time to start thinking about big picture and new ideas for this area

I know its an area that for a Long time has wanted attention and its certainly an area that had my attention.

THE NORTH FORT MYERS PLANNING PANEL PACKED THE AGENDA WITH BIG IDEAS - AND SPEAKERS WHO CAN HELP MAKE THOSE IDEAS REALITIES.

IDEAS LIKE A NEW LIBRARY WITH BETTER COMPUTER RESOURCES, EXTENDING LEE TRAN SERVICE INTO NORTH FORT MYERS, AND BUILDING A NEW SPORTS COMPLEX.

Nfm resident

12:51 12:53

You build it , these guys here will support it

AFTER TWO AND A HALF HOURS - IT WAS TIME FOR THE REC CENTER TO CLOSE -

EVEN THOUGH THEY DIDNT MAKE IT THROUGH THEIR LENGTHY AGENDA.

NEVER MAKING IT TO PUBLIC COMMENT --

LEAVING SOME RESIDENTS UPSET.

Vern Pomeroy

Nfm resident

59:07 59:14

Business 41 isnt being redone. There's several buildings that are vacant over there the grounds ain't kept up

AS FOR THE TOPICS THAT WERE DISCUSSED -

COMMUNITY LEADERS PLAN TO CONTINUE THEIR CONVERSATIONS WITH THE COUNTY TO MAKE SURE TONIGHT ISNT THE LAST TIME WE HEAR ABOUT THEM.

Mike land

North fort myers community planning panel

18:26 18:32

We're all going to stay in touch and hopefully this is going to build into something. We'll get some results. Return to index of stories...


NFM PLANNING PANEL-LIVE


WHILE THIS ANNUAL MEETING WITH THE COUNTY IS OVER -

THE NORTH FORT MYERS COMMUNITY PLANNING PANEL DOES MEET THE FIRST TUESDAY OF EACH MONTH HERE AT THE NORTH FORT MYERS REC CENTER.

EVERYONE IS WELCOME TO PARTICIPATE AND BRING IDEAS.

LIVE IN NORTH FORT MYERS, LAURA ROBERTS, NBC2. Return to index of stories...


HYATT REGENCY ANNEX-TRXOC-VO


BONITA SPRINGS IS ONE STEP CLOSER TO ANNEXING THE HYATT REGENCY COCONUT POINT RESORT.

THE HYATT IS CURRENTLY IN ESTERO- BUT THE COMPANY WANTS TO BE IN BONITA SPRINGS.

TONIGHT, HOTEL MANAGERS MET WITH BONITA CITY LEADERS. Return to index of stories...


HYATT REGENCY ANNEX-SOTVO


Carl Schwing, City Manager, Bonita Springs

43:07 we have promised them what we would promise anyone else. We'll give them great permitting service. We do that for all out clients. 43:17

NO WORD YET ON WHEN THE DEAL COULD BE COMPLETE. Return to index of stories...


TEASE ONE-ONCAM


FIVE PEOPLE IN LEE COUNTY REPORTED THEIR TAX RETURNS WERE STOLEN.JUST IN THE PAST 24 HOURS!

its difficult to track down and it's difficult to stop actually.

EXPERTS SAY THE CLOSER WE GET TO TAX DAY, THE WORSE IT'S GOING TO GET.

AND THERE WAS A DRAMATIC RESCUE TODAY IN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY.

A CONSTRUCTION WORKER FELL INTO A DITCH AND THE WALLS STARTED CAVING IN.

COMING UP, WE'LL UPDATE YOU ON HOW HE'S DOING. Return to index of stories...


TZ1 A STOLEN TAX RETURNS-SOTVO


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TZ1 B FL WORKER RESCUED-VOTOPS


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FIRST ALERT FORECAST TEASE-STC


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STARVING DOGS-VO


NEW DETAILS TONIGHT ABOUT HOW MORE THAN A DOZEN DOGS WERE FORCED TO LIVE IN A LEHIGH ACRES GARAGE.

THE 13 DOGS, MOSTLY PUPPIES- WERE RESCUED FROM THE GARAGE THAT DID NOT HAVE AIR CONDITIONING.

2 OTHER DOGS WERE FOUND DEAD NEXT TO THE HOME. Return to index of stories...


STARVING DOGS-SOTVO


These dogs whole life is spending 24-7 locked in a cage in a garage with no ventilation. Not even able to go out and urinate and defecate. They were just doing it on themselves

SO FAR- NO ARRESTS HAVE BEEN MADE BUT INVESTIGATORS SAY THAT COULD CHANGE. Return to index of stories...


MISSING JET-VOTOPS


AMERICAN AND AUSTRALIAN SEARCH TEAMS SAY THEY'RE SCANNING THE INDIAN OCEAN FOR SIGNS OF THE MISSING MALAYSIAN AIRLINES PLANE.

THEY'RE LOOKING FOR THIS-

TWO LARGE OBJECTS SEEN IN NEWLY-RELEASED SATELLITE IMAGES.

POSSIBLE DEBRIS - ONE PIECE AS BIG AS 78 FEET.

THE PICTURES WERE TAKEN FOUR DAYS AGO. Return to index of stories...


SATURN ION INVESTIGATION -TRXVOTOPS


FEDERAL OFFICIALS ARE INVESTIGATING YET ANOTHER GENERAL MOTORS VEHICLE.

RIGHT NOW THEY HAVE THE SATURN ION COMPACT CAR UNDER THE MICROSCOPE.

THEY SAY IT HAS THE SAME POWER-STEERING SYSTEM AS THE CHEVY COBALT.

G-M IS RECALLING MORE THAN ONE MILLION COBALTS AND PONTIAC G-5'S FOR POWER-STEERING FAILURES BACK IN 2010.

THIS COMPLAINT IS UNRELATED TO THE MASSIVE IGNITION SWITCH RECALL. Return to index of stories...


TEEN CLIMBS TOWER-OC-VO


A NEW JERSEY TEEN WENT ON QUITE THE ADVENTURE-

AND NOW HE'S IN A LOT OF TROUBLE.

THIS 16-YEAR-OLD BROKE INTO THE ONE WORLD TRADE CENTER IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT.

HE THEN BOARDED AN ELEVATOR AND MADE HIS WAY TO THE TOP.

SLIPPING PAST A SLEEPING SECURITY GUARD.

ONCE NEAR THE SPIRE HE SNAPPED PICTURES AND STAYED UP THERE FOR TWO HOURS.

HE WAS SPOTTED BY A CONSTRUCTION WORKER AS HE WAS LEAVING.

HE'S FACING TRESPASSING CHARGES- THE SLEEPING SECURITY GUARD HAS BEEN FIRED. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TWO-ONCAM


HE WAS THE HEAD OF TIME WARNER CABLE FOR JUST SIX WEEKS BEFORE COMCAST BOUGHT THE COMPANY.

COMING UP.YOU WON'T BELIEVE HOW MUCH HE'S GOING TO GET PAID FOR THAT MONTH AND HALF ON THE JOB.

AND REMEMBER THE GUY FROM THE MIAMI CRIMESTOPPERS UNIT.WHO ATE EVIDENCE TO PROTEST THE NAME OF A TIPSTER?

TONIGHT, WE KNOW HIS PUNISHMENT. Return to index of stories...


TZ2 A MIAMI CRIMESTOPPER-VO-WIPE


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FIRST ALERT OPEN-CLIP


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FORECAST-WXWALL


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA.

QUIET WEATHER FOR FRIDAY

Low clouds and fog once again developed across the area Thursday morning, with sunshine returning by afternoon. Temps this evening will fall into the 60s with mostly clear skies. Low clouds and fog will once again develop overnight, with lows in the low 60s.

The quiet weather will remain in place for Friday. Expect the low clouds and fog to quickly burn off by mid-morning, with mostly sunny skies the rest of the day. Highs on Friday will climb into the mid 80s.

Some moisture will return into the region for the start of the weekend. We'll see mostly cloudy skies on Saturday, with a slight chance of rain shower. The best chance for rain looks to be in inland areas. Highs on Saturday will be in the mid 80s.

Drier weather works into the region on Sunday. Expect partly cloudy skies and highs again in the mid 80s.

Our next storm system will arrive in the region early next week. This will bring a return to cloud cover and scattered rain showers. Right now, the best chance for rain looks to be Tuesday.

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STOLEN TAX RETURNS-OC-VO


HAVE YOU FILED YOUR TAXES YET?

IF NOT, SOMEONE ELSE MAY HAVE ALREADY DONE IT.

IN A MATTER OF 24 HOURS-- 5 PEOPLE IN LEE COUNTY REPORTED THAT SOMEONE FILED THEIR TAX RETURN.

CAPE POLICE SAYS ITS SEEING AN AVERAGE OF SEVEN IDENTITY THEFT CASES A MONTH.

WE SPOKE TO A FRAUD SPECIALIST WHO SAYS THE CLOSER WE GET TO THE DEADLINE, THE MORE VICTIMS THERE WILL BE. Return to index of stories...


STOLEN TAX RETURNS-SOTVO


TAKE SOT

Beth Schell, Fraud Specialist

:19:42 were definitely going to continue to see it. no doubt about.

which is one of the reasons we tell people to file early-- file as

soon as you possibly can before someone else files for you.

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THE IRS SAYS IT CAN TAKE MONTHS OR EVEN YEARS TO SORT OUT THE PAPERWORK IF SOMEONE ELSE STEALS YOUR TAX RETURN. Return to index of stories...


SECURITY SIGN-TRX-OC-VO


HAPPENING RIGHT NOW-

COLLIER COUNTY DEPUTIES ARE INVESTIGATING A COUPLE THAT'S BEEN GOING DOOR-TO-DOOR TRYING TO SELL SECURITY SIGNS.

SOME HOMEOWNERS GOT SUSPCIOUS AFTER THE COUPLE WAS ASKING QUESTIONS LIKE HOW MANY GUNS ARE IN THE HOME AND IF THERE ARE CHILDREN.

THEY THOUGHT IT SOUNDED LIKE THE COUPLE WAS TRYING TO FIGURE OUT IF IT'S A GOOD HOME TO ROB. Return to index of stories...


ROAD RAGE-TRXVOTOPS


ALSO HAPPENING RIGHT NOW-

FORT MYERS POLICE ARE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR A BLUE CHEVY MALIBU.

THIS IS CONNECTED TO YESTERDAY'S ROAD RAGE SHOOTING.

DETECTIVES SAY FOUR MEN INSIDE A MALIBU FIRED BULLETS AT A LEHIGH ACRES MAN AND HIS GIRLFRIEND.

IT HAPPENED ALONG STATE ROUTE 82 AND LEE BOULEVARD.

BOTH VICTIMS WERE HIT BUT JUST HAVE MINOR INJURIES. Return to index of stories...


TEACHER TENSION-VO


A COLLIER COUNTY TEACHER IS ACCUSED OF THREATENING TO KILL A FELLOW TEACHER.

VINEYARDS ELEMENTARY TEACHER CRAIG LEONARD HAS BEEN ON MEDICAL LEAVE SINCE FEBRUARY.

IN JANUARY, SHERIFF'S OFFICIALS SAY HE THREATENED TO SHOOT AND KILL CO-WORKER.

SPECIAL ED TEACHER DEBORAH DEAN.

SHE THINKS LEONARD ALSO KEYED HER CAR.

AND CHECK OUT THIS VIDEO THAT ONLY N-B-C-2 HAS OBTAINED.

ACCORDING TO THE INCIDENT REPORT - IT SHOWS LEONARD BACKING INTO DEAN'S CAR. Return to index of stories...


TEACHER TENSION-SOTVO


13:51:44

Did you really mean you were going to shoot and kill her?I can't comment.

BUTT TO

13:52:27

When the time is right, then I'll be more than willing. I'll be more than willing to talk.

DEAN SAYS SHE'S FILED FOR A RESTRAINING ORDER AGAINST LEONARD. Return to index of stories...


HEROIN TEACHER-VOTOPS


AN UPSTATE NEW YORK TEACHER IS IN A LOT OF HOT WATER.

THIS WOMAN IS ACCUSED OF STEALING SCHOOL INSTRUMENTS-

THEN SELLING THEM AND USING THE MONEY TO SUPPORT HER HEROIN ADDICTION.

SHE WAS BUSTED AFTER POLICE FOUND A TUBA IN HER CAR DURING A RANDOM TRAFFIC STOP. Return to index of stories...


MIAMI CRIMESTOPPER-TRX-OC-VO


ON FRIDAY N-B-C-2 FIRST TOLD YOU THAT THE HEAD OF THE MIAMI CRIME STOPPERS WAS FACING TWO WEEKS OF JAIL TIME.

HE'S ACCUSED OF DOING THIS.

EATING A PIECE OF PAPER THAT HAD THE NAME OF A TIPSTER ON IT.

TODAY HE AVOIDED JAIL TIME- BUT A JUDGE DID SENTENCE HIM FOR CONTEMPT OF COURT.

HE MUST SERVE PROBATION AND WRITE A LETTER SAYING HE UNDERSTANDS THE LAW REGARDING ANONYMOUS TIPS. Return to index of stories...


MIAMI CRIMESTOPPER-SOTVO


:

"I'm guilty. I'm now sentenced. I have a criminal past/I'll go dust off the books and I'll write my essay."

HIS PROBATION WILL END AFTER HE READS HIS MEMORANDUM TO THE JUDGE. Return to index of stories...


THIEF TUNNEL-VOTOPS


CHECK OUT THIS PICTURE FROM MANCHESTER, ENGLAND.

THIS IS A TUNNEL BRAZEN THIEVES DUG TO STEAL FROM A GAS STATION A-T-M.

THE TUNNEL IS 50 FEET LONG -AND PROBABLY TOOK THEM MONTHS TO BUILD.

POLICE ARE ONLY SAYING THAT "A SUBSTANTIAL AMOUNT OF CASH WAS TAKEN" Return to index of stories...


MISSING ITEM-OC-VO


A GUN, A MISTAKEN ORDER AND AN EMPLOYEE SCARED ALMOST TO DEATH.

IT ALL HAPPENED AT A MCDONALD'S IN OKLAHOMA.

AUTHORITIES SAY A CAR WENT THROUGH THE DRIVE-THRU.

BUT WHEN THE EMPLOYEES FORGOT TO INCLUDE THE FRIES-

SOMEONE IN THE BACK POINTED A GUN AT THE EMPLOYEE AND THREATENED TO SHOOT.

THE CAR THEN DROVE OFF - NO ONE WAS HURT.

POLICE AREN'T SURE IF IT WAS A PRANK OR A DOWNRIGHT MAD CUSTOMER.

EITHER WAY THE JUVENILE EMPLOYEE WAS SCARED TO DEATH. Return to index of stories...


FL WORKER RESCUED-TRX-VOTOPS


A FRANTIC RESCUE PLAYED OUT ON LIVE TV TODAY IN HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY.

A MAN WAS WORKING AT A CONSTRUCTION SITE WHEN THE GROUND GAVE WAY.

HE FELL INTO A HOLE AND THE WALLS STARTED CAVING IN.

CREWS WORKED FOR MORE THAN THREE HOURS SAVE HIM BEFORE HE SUFFOCATED.

TONIGHT, THE DEPUTY FIRE CHIEF SAYS HE SHOULD BE OK. Return to index of stories...


TIME WARNER CEO-SS


80 MILLION DOLLARS.FOR SIX WEEKS OF WORK.

LET ME SAY THAT AGAIN.80 MILLION DOLLARS FOR SIX WEEKS OF WORK.

WE LEARNED TONIGHT THAT'S HOW MUCH THE CEO OF TIME WARNER CABLE WILL GET AS A SEVERANCE PAYMENT WHEN COMCAST TAKES OVER THE COMPANY.

ROBERT MARCUS WAS IN CHARGE OF THE COMPANY FOR LESS THAN A MONTH AND A HALF. Return to index of stories...


SCRAP METAL SURPRISE-VOTOPS


TALK ABOUT A GOLDEN FIND!

SEVERAL YEARS AGO A MAN BOUGHT THIS EGG FOR ABOUT 14-THOUSAND DOLLARS.

HE WAS PLANNING TO MELT IT DOWN AND SELL IT FOR SCRAP.

BUT HE GOT SUSPICIOUS ABOUT IT'S WORTH AND CHECKED IT OUT.

IT'S AN AUTHENTIC FABERGE EGG WORTH 33 MILLION DOLLARS.

HE JUST SOLD IT- BUT HE'S NOT SAYING FOR HOW MUCH. Return to index of stories...


SPORTS TEASE-3SH-VO


NCAA TOURNAMENT UNDER-WAY.

GATORS.AVOID THE UPSET.

RED SOX AND YANKEES TONIGHT!!! Return to index of stories...


SPORTS OPEN-CLIP


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WILL BROWN 16 SEED-SOT


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FLORIDA ALBANY-ON CAM


NOT SINCE THE NCAA MENS TOURNAMENT EXPANDED TO 64 TEAMS HAS A 16-TH SEEDED TEAM UPSET A NUMBER ONE.

ALBANY SHOWED UP TO PLAY FLORIDA.LOOKING TO CHANGE THAT. ALMOST DID. Return to index of stories...


FLORIDA ALBANY-VOTOPS


ALBANY WON ON TUESDAY NIGHT.TO EARN THE GAME AGAINST THE GATORS.

EARNED SOME RESPECT TONIGHT.

GAME WAS TIED AT 39 UNTIL PATRIC YOUNG SLAMS IT HOME. FLORIDA UP 2.

THEN.ALBANY DOWN 3.GATORS PLAY "D". KASEY HILL THE OTHER WAY.

FLORIDA 67-55.

THE GATORS KNOW THEY WILL NEED TO PLAY BETTER ON SATURDAY. Return to index of stories...


FLORIDA ALBANY-SOT


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DAYTON OHIO STATE-VOTOPS


IN BUFFALO.OHIO STATE.THE 6TH SEED IN THE SOUTHEAST REGION.HAD TO PLAY THEIR CLOSE NEIGHBOR.THE DAYTON FLYERS.

BUCKEYES GO UP ONE ON THE AARON CRAFT BASKET.

DAYTON'S VEE SANFORD.PUTS THE FLYERS UP 1.

TIME TICKING OFF THE CLOCK.CRAFT FOR THE WIN. NO!!!

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HARVARD CINCINNATI-VOTOPS


ANOTHER UPSET THIS AFTERNOON.

12-TH SEEDED HARVARD.SENDING CINCINNATI HOME.

2ND HALF.SIYANI CHAMBERS DRIVES AND PULLS UP FOR THE JUMPER. HARV ARD UP 3,

CINCY DOWN 3.HAD A CHANCE TO TIE THE GAME.BUT CHAMBERS COMES UP WITH THE STEAL.

CRIMSON 61-57. Return to index of stories...


NCAA SCORES-CGTOPS


MORE SCORES.MORE UPSETS. ALL THESE GAMES WENT TO OVERTIME.

U-CONN AVOIDS THE OPENING LOSS.

OKLAHOMA UPSET BY NORTH DAKOTA STATE.

SAINT LOUIS.DOWN 16 POINTS.COMES BACK TO BEAT N-C STATE. Return to index of stories...


NATE HICKS INJURY-VOTOPS


F-G-C-U HEAD COACH JOE DOOLEY ANNOUNCED THURSDAY AFTERNOON THAT JUNIOR CENTER NATE HICKS TORE THE A-C-L AND THE MEDIAL MENICUS IN HIS LEFT KNEE.

THE INJURY HAPPENED JUST MINUTES INTO THE 2ND HALF OF TUESDAY NIGHT'S GAME IN TALLAHASSEE VS. FLORIDA STATE.

NATE GOES DOWN.HAS TO BE ASSISTED OFF THE COURT.

HE TRIED TO STRETCH IT.JOG ON IT.BUT HE NEVER RETURNED TO THE GAME.WHICH THE EAGLES LOST 58-53 TO FSU. Return to index of stories...


NATE HICKS INJURY-ON CAM TAG


NATE IS EXPECTED TO GRADUATE WITH AN ACCOUNTING DEGREE IN MAY.FACES A 6-MONTH REHABILITATION AND STILL HAS A YEAR OF ELIGIBILITY TO PLAY FOR FGCU. Return to index of stories...


FGCU WOMEN DEPART-NATSVO


THE F-G-C-U WOMENS BASKETBALL TEAM.LOADED UP THE BUSSES.TO MAKE THE SHORT DRIVE TO R-S-W.TO TAKE A CHARTER FLIGHT THIS EVENING TO INDIANA.

THE EAGLES WILL PLAY OKLAHOMA STATE ON SATURDAY MORNING INI THE FIRST ROUND OF THE NCAA WOMENS TOURNAMENT.

NOT BEFORE GETTING A LITTLE SEND-OFF. Return to index of stories...


FGCU WOMEN DEPART-SOTVO


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EVERBLADES SCORE-ON CAM


THE EVERBLADES LET A 4-3 LEAD LATE IN IN THE 3RD PERIOD IN GREENVILLE SLIP AWAY. BADLY!

BLADES GAVE UP TWO GOALS IN THE LAST 3 MINUTES OF THE GAME. LOSING 5-4. Return to index of stories...


YANKEES RED SOX-VOTOPS


THE YANKEES.VISITING FORT MYERS AND THE RED SOX TONIGHT.

ALREADY UP 1-NOTHING.ICHIRO SUZUKI SINGLES TO RIGHT. THE HIT SCORES 2 RUNNERS. YANKEES GRABBED A 3-NOTHING LEAD.

IN THE 6TH.RED SOX CUT THE LEAD TO 1.WHEN DUSTIN PEDROIA DOUBLES TO THE GAP IN RIGHT-CENTER FIELD.

THAT'S AS CLOSE AS THE SOX WOULD GET.

YANKEES 3-2 OVER THE RED SOX. Return to index of stories...


TWINS RAYS-VOTOPS


THE TWINS WENT TO CHARLOTTE COUNTY TO PLAY THE RAYS.

CESAR RAMOS ON THE MOUND FOR TAMPA BAY.GOT LOTS OF HELP TONIGHT. DESMOND JENNINGS!!!

THAT WAS IN THE 2ND.THIS WAS IN THE 3RD.GROUNDER UP THE MIDDLE.YUNEL ESCOBAR TO BEN ZOBRIST. THEY RAYS TURN THE DOUBLE PLAY.

RAYS 5-4 OVER THE TWINS. Return to index of stories...


PALMER INVITATIONAL-VOTOPS


PGA TOUR.PLAYING ARNOLD PALMER'S BAY HILL CLUB.AND INVITATIONAL THIS WEEK.

NOBODY HAD A BETTER ROUND OF 18 THAN DEFENDING MASTER CHAMP ADAM SCOTT.

AT THE 16TH. DRAINS THE 36-FOOT PUTT FOR EAGLE AT THE PAR-5.

SCOTT SHOOTS A 10-UNDER PAR ROUND OF 62. Return to index of stories...


SPORTS TOSS-ON CAM


LOCAL GEORGE MCNEILL SHOT 1-UNDER 71. TIED FOR 40-TH PLACE GOING INTO FRIDAY'S SECOND ROUND. Return to index of stories...


JIMMY FALLON-SOTTOPS


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CANTORE ICE DESK-OC- VO


ACCORDING TO THE CALANDAR SPRING HAS FINALLY ARRIVED.

AND THAT'S A BIG RELIEF TO PEOPLE TIERD OF THIS CRAZY WINTER.

AND AT THE "WEATHER CHANNEL" HEADQUARTERS IN ATLANTA, THAT CRAZINESS WAS ON FULL DISPLAY.

METEOROLOGIST JIM CANTORE BROUGH OUT A SLEDGEHAMMER AND BUSTED UP THEIR ICE DESK.

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CANTORE ICE DESK-SOT


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FINAL FORECAST-WXGRX


THIS WEATHERCAST HAS BEEN PREPARED BY THE NBC2 WEATHER STAFF.

IT IS NOT A VERBATIM OF WHAT IS BEING SAID, BUT IS THE FORECAST FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


CLOSE SHOW-4SHOT


AD LIB GOODBYE 4SHOT Return to index of stories...