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DIRECTOR PAGE TEASE TWO-ON CAM
HOME INVASION INVESTIGATION-trx 2 SHOT SS 2 SHOT TZ2 A) MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-VO WIPE
HOME INVASION INVESTIGATION-PKG TZ2 B) GARTNER EXPANDING-VOTOPS
US SENDING HELP TO NIGERIA-trx VO WIPE BREAKING CLIP-CLIP
US SENDING HELP TO NIGERIA-SOTVO WHITE HOUSE ON LOCKDOWN-SAT LIVE OR VO
CLEVELAND KIDNAPPING RELEASE ANNIVERSARY-ON CAM ROBERT WX OPEN-CLIP
CLEVELAND KIDNAPPING RELEASE ANNIVERSARY-PKG FIRST ALERT FORECAST-WXWALL
CLEVELAND KIDNAPPING RELEASE ANNIVERSARY-TAG TOSS TO GEORGE-EAniBx
MIA UNDERGROUND GROW HOUSE-VO GARTNER EXPANDING-REM2
TAMPA MOM TRIAL-VO GARTNER EXPANDING-PKG
OK WILDFIRE-VO WIPE GARTNER EXPANDING-REM2
OK WILDFIRE-2 SOTVO GAS PRICES GOING DOWN-CG VO WIPE
CA HIGHWAY SHUT DOWN-VO GAS PRICES GOING DOWN-2 SOTVO
CIRCUS ACCIDENT-VO CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT-VO WIPE
PISTORIUS TRIAL-VO CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT-SOTVO
GAS STATION ROBBERY-ONCAM TX FIREFIGHTER FALLS-VO
SC GATOR CROSSES ROAD-VO DOG MAULS 1 YEAR OLD-VO WIPE
TODDLER GOLF PRODIGY-OC NATSVO WIPE DOG MAULS 1 YEAR OLD-SOTVO
TODDLER GOLF PRODIGY-SOTVO OR LIFE SAVING GOVERNOR-VO WIPE
TEASE ONE-CLIP OR LIFE SAVING GOVERNOR-2 SOTVO
TZ1 A) TORNADO TEXT-SOTVO TEASE THREE-2SHOT
TZ1 B) OR LIFE SAVING GOVERNOR-SOTVO TZ3 A) MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-VO WIPE
TZ1 C) WEATHER TEASE-STC AHEAD AT 6-BANNER
TORNADO TEXT-ONCAM MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-trx 2 SHOT ZM MAP
TORNADO TEXT-PKG MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-PKG
TORNADO TEXT-ONCAM SELL THE 6PM-2SHOT


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HOME INVASION INVESTIGATION-trx 2 SHOT SS 2 SHOT


WE'RE HEARING FROM THE COLLIER HOME INVASION TASK FORCE FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE DETCTIVES TRAVELED TO ORANGE COUNTY.

INVESTIGATORS SAY A VIOLENT HOME INVASION THERE IS MOST LIKELY TIED TO THE UNSOLVED INCIDENTS IN NAPLES.

NBC2'S RICK RITTER WAS THE FIRST REPORTER TO INTERVIEW THE VICTIM FROM WINDERMERE, YOU CAN SEE HIM ON THE LEFT OF YOUR SCREEN IN THIS SURVEILLANCE PICTURE.

TODAY - RICK SAT DOWN WITH THE TASK FORCE TO SEE HOW CLOSE THEY ARE TO MAKING AN ARREST. Return to index of stories...


HOME INVASION INVESTIGATION-PKG


TRT = 1:32

Bill Kitchen/Windermere Victim = 0:08

Jim Williams/Chief of Investigations, CCSO = 0:59

FANCY HOMES.

MASKED GUNMEN.

AND VICTIMS SCARRED FOR LIFE.

THE LIST OF UNSOLVED HOME INVASIONS NOW STRETCHES STATEWIDE.

Bill Kitchen/Victim "They were quite threatening, if I didn't they said i wouldn't like the outcome so i did what they asked."

FROM NAPLES TO ORANGE COUNTY - WINDERMERE'S BILL KITCHEN IS JUST THE LATEST VICTIM.

Bill Kitchen/Victim "I've gone down in a flaming airplane before with a good outcome and it wasn't nearly as scary as this."

NBC-2 WAS THE FIRST STATION TO SPEAK EXCLUSIVELY WITH KITCHEN WHO WAS MET IN HIS DRIVEWAY BY A GROUP OF ARMED "NINJAS".

LIKE EACH HOME INVASION IN COLLIER - KITCHEN WAS TIED UP WHILE ROBBERS RANSACKED THE HOME.

Bill Kitchen/"they demanded everything in site so I gave them everything."

SURVEILLANCE PICTURES CAPTURED THE HORRIFYING ORDEAL MOMENT BY MOMENT.

Bill Kitchen/ "it was not about being robbed, it was about what are they going to do when they finish robbing us so we cooperated."

NOW, COLLIER COUNTY'S HOME INVASION TASK FORCE IS INVOLVED THE INVESTIGATION.

DETECTIVES TRAVELED TO ORANGE COUNTY MONDAY.MEETING WITH WINDERMERE LAW ENFORCEMENT AND COMPARING EVIDENCE.A MEETING THEY LABEL "PRODUCTIVE".

Chief Jim Williams/Chief of Investigations, CCSO/3:03:41 "somebody decided it would be a good place to conduct a home invasion robbery, i feel badly for the people in windermere."

INVESTIGATORS FIRST TOLD NBC-2 ANY SURVEILLANCE VIDEO COULD MARK A BIG BREAK IN THE CASE.AS THEY HAND IT OVER TO FEDERAL AGENTS TO ENHANCE THE QUALITY.

WHEN ASKED ABOUT THE PROGRESS OF THE INVESTIGATION.CHIEF WILLIAMS DESCRIBED IT AS "TIME CONSUMING".AND "TEDIOUS".BUT RIGHT NOW.THEY CAN'T RELEASE ANY OTHER INFORMATION.

Chief Williams/3:02:01 "we're putting maximum resources to follow up on every possible item of information."

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THE U-S IS SENDING MILITARY AND LAW ENFORCEMENT PERSONNEL TO NIGERIA TO HELP SEARCH FOR MORE THAN 200 KIDNAPPED GIRLS.

IN A VIDEO, THE LEADER OF THE ISLAMIST MILITANT GROUP "BOKO HARAM" CLAIMS RESPONSIBILITY FOR TAKING THE TEENS THREE WEEKS AGO FROM THEIR SCHOOL.

HE THREATENED TO SELL THEM.

THIS GROUP IS AGAINST WHAT IT CALLS "WESTERN EDUCATION." Return to index of stories...


US SENDING HELP TO NIGERIA-SOTVO


We remain deeply concerned about the welfare of these young girls and we want to provide whatever assistance is possible in order to help for their safe return to their families.

THE WHITE HOUSE SAYS THE AMERICAN TEAM WILL HELP WITH INTELLIGENCE AND HOSTAGE NEGOTIATING IF NECESSARY. Return to index of stories...


CLEVELAND KIDNAPPING RELEASE ANNIVERSARY-ON CAM


TODAY MARKS THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THE END OF A LIVING NIGHTMARE FOR THREE CLEVELAND WOMEN.

THEY WERE HELD CAPTIVE FOR OVER A DECADE IN A HOUSE UNTIL ONE OF THEM KICKED OUT A SCREEN DOOR AND ALL THREE ESCAPED. Return to index of stories...


CLEVELAND KIDNAPPING RELEASE ANNIVERSARY-PKG


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MICHELLE KNIGHT'S BEEN THE MOST VISIBLE OF THE THREE CLEVELAND KIDNAP VICTIMS.

. ON NETWORK TV CIRCUIT. PROMOTING HER MEMOIR, 'FINDING ME',

. AND FORGIVING HER CAPTOR, ARIEL CASTRO.

"I can forgive him for what he done wrong because that's the way of life"

ON THE ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF THEIR ESCAPE FROM THE HOUSE WHERE KNIGHT, AMANDA BERRY AND GINA DEJESUS WERE HELD FOR MORE THAN A DECADE.

.A STATEMENT FROM BERRY READS "SO MUCH HAS HAPPENED THIS PAST YEAR. I HAVE GROWN. I AM STRONG. AND I HAVE SO MUCH TO LIVE FOR, TO LOOK FORWARD TO"

WHILE ONE FROM DEJESUS SAID SHE'S LEARNING HOW TO DRIVE, USE NEW TECHNOLOGY.AND THAT "THIS PAST YEAR HAS BEEN AMAZING, FULL OF HEALING AND HOPE. I AM SPENDING TIME WITH MY FAMILY".

BERRY AND DEJESUS ARE ALSO SPENDING TIME WITH EACH OTHER. FOR THEIR OWN BOOK.DUE OUT NEXT YEAR. ABOUT WHAT WAS GOING ON INSIDE THAT HOUSE.

.DURING THE DECADE THAT THEY BECAME HOUSEHOLD NAMES THROUGHOUT CLEVELAND.

THE PLACE WHERE THEY ENDURED THE HORRIFIC ABUSE. WAS DEMOLISHED LAST AUGUST.

jayv gray pkg

"Guilty, your honor"

WHILE ARIEL CASTRO PLEAD GUILTY TO HUNDREDS OF CHARGES AND WAS SENTENCED TO LIFE PLUS 1,000 YEARS IN PRISON.

BUT, WITHIN MONTHS OF STARTING THE SENTENCE.HE COMMITTED SUICIDE.HANGING HIMSELF IN HIS PRISON CELL. Return to index of stories...


CLEVELAND KIDNAPPING RELEASE ANNIVERSARY-TAG


TWO OF WOMAN WILL BE HONORED IN WASHINGTON, D-C TONIGHT AT THE HOPE AWARDS DINNER "FOR GIVING HOPE TO FAMILIES STILL SEARCHING FOR THEIR MISSING CHILDREN." Return to index of stories...


MIA UNDERGROUND GROW HOUSE-VO


MIAMI-DADE POLICE SAY THEY BUSTED AN *UNDERGROUND* MARIJUANA GROW HOUSE.

AND THERE WERE KIDS LIVING ABOVE IT ALL.

OFFICERS SEIZED ABOUT A QUARTER MILLION DOLLARS OF POT LAST NIGHT FROM A DRAINED POOL THAT HAD BEEN COVERED.

THERE WAS ACCESS FROM A NEARBY SHED THAT HAD A HOLE IN THE GROUND.

THE SUSPECTS LIVED AT THE HOME WITH THEIR DAUGHTERS.

THIS IS THE SECOND UNDERGROUND MARIJUANA LAB MIAMI-DADE POLICE FOUND IN THE PAST MONTH. Return to index of stories...


TAMPA MOM TRIAL-VO


THE TAMPA MOM ACCUSED OF KILLING HER KIDS THOUGHT SHE WAS DOING THEM A FAVOR.

TODAY A CRIME SCENE TECHNICIAN READ ENTRIES FROM JULIE SCHENECKER'S JOURNALS.

IN ONE OF THEM SHE SAID SHE WORRIED HER KIDS WOULD INHERIT HER BIPOLAR DISORDER AND DEPRESSION.

AFTER THEY DIED SHE WROTE, "I BELIEVED I'VE SAVED THEM FROM THE PAIN."

SHE HAS PLEADED NOT GUILTY BY REASON OF INSANITY TO TWO COUNTS OF FIRST-DEGREE MURDER. Return to index of stories...


OK WILDFIRE-VO WIPE


CREWS IN OKLAHOMA ARE FINALLY GETTING CONTROL OF THAT DEADLY WILDFIRE THAT'S DESTROYED SEVERAL HOMES.

THE BLAZE IN THE MIDDLE OF THE STATE IS ABOUT 90 PERCENT CONTAINED.

IT HAS ALREADY BURNED MORE THAN FOUR AND A HALF SQUARE MILES.

IT DESTROYED AT LEST 10 HOMES AND KILLED ONE PERSON. Return to index of stories...


OK WILDFIRE-2 SOTVO


"it came in real fast, we weren't prepared for it to be this fast."

"I think it caught everybody off guard, even though we could see the smoke coming up before we could get back over here it was on top of us."

THE WEATHER ISN'T HELPING THINGS.

A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN PLACE UNTIL LATER TONIGHT.

TEMPERATURES ARE SUPPOSED TO BE AROUND 100, WITH LOW HUMIDITY AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 45 MILES PER HOUR. Return to index of stories...


CA HIGHWAY SHUT DOWN-VO


INTERSTATE 15 IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA IS STILL SHUT DOWN.

THE HIGHWAY CONNECTS THE LOS ANGELES AREA TO LAS VEGAS.

TRANSPORTATION OFFICIALS CLOSED IT YESTERDAY AFTER A FIRE BROKE OUT ON A BRIDGE UNDER CONSTRUCTION NEAR HESPERIA.

A CONSTRUCTION WORKER'S BLOWTORCH SPARKED THE BLAZE.

THE BRIDGE FELL ONTO THE INTERSTATE.

NORTHBOUND TRAFFIC COULD BE FLOWING AT ANY MOMENT.

SOUTHBOUND LANES ARE EXPECTED TO REOPEN BY TOMORROW MORNING. Return to index of stories...


CIRCUS ACCIDENT-VO


FOUR CIRCUS ACROBATS ARE STILL IN SERIOUS CONDITION AFTER AN ACCIDENT OVER THE WEEKEND.

FOUR OTHER PERFORMERS ARE IN GOOD CONDITION, ACCORDING TO THE HOSPITAL.

THEY WERE HANGING BY THEIR HAIR DURING AN EVENT IN PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND, WHEN THEY FELL.

INVESTIGATORS BLAME A CLIP THAT SNAPPED. Return to index of stories...


PISTORIUS TRIAL-VO


OSCAR PISTORIUS IS ACCUSED OF MAKING A "SINISTER" COMMENT IN COURT TODAY.

HE'S ON TRAL, CHARGED WITH MURDERING HIS GIRLFRIEND, REEVA STEENKAMP.

A LAWYER FOR A FRIEND OF REEVA'S SAYS PISTORIUS APPROACHED HER AND ASKED, "HOW CAN YOU SLEEP AT NIGHT?"

PISTORIUS DENIES SAYING IT. Return to index of stories...


GAS STATION ROBBERY-ONCAM


PHILADELPHIA POLICE THINK SOME GUYS ROBBED A GAS STATION, AND *STAYED* THERE TO MAKE MORE CASH.

THEY WALKED IN YESTERDAY, FIRED A SHOT THAT GRAZED THE CLERK, AND GOT SOME MONEY.

THEY TOLD THE CLERK TO HIDE IN THE BATHROOM AND HE STAYED THERE FOR TWO HOURS.

INSTEAD OF RUNNING THE BAD GUYS STARTED PUMPING GAS.

THEY GAVE A DISCOUNT TO CUSTOMERS WHO PAID CASH, AND POCKETED THE MONEY. Return to index of stories...


SC GATOR CROSSES ROAD-VO


WE HAVE VIDEO OF A BIG GATOR IN SOUTH CAROLINA.

A STATE LAWMAKER WAS DRIVING IN GEORGETOWN COUNTY SAW THE INCREDIBLE SIGHT AND JUST HAD TO AND RECORD IT.

AFTER CRAWLING AROUND ON THE ROAD, THE GATOR FINALLY WENT OFF TOWARD SOME WATER. Return to index of stories...


TODDLER GOLF PRODIGY-OC NATSVO WIPE


A THREE YEAR OLD NORTH CAROLINA GIRL IS ALREADY A STAR ON THE GOLF COURSE.

swing, whistle

LITTLE RILEY ADKINS HAS A PRETTY IMPRESSIVE SWING.

SHE PRACTICES AT LEAST 45 MINUTES EVERY DAY, HITTING BETWEEN 50 AND 80 BALLS.

SHE WAS NICE ENOUGHT TO PASS ON SOME ADVICE TO THE REPORTER IN THIS STORY. Return to index of stories...


TODDLER GOLF PRODIGY-SOTVO


whiff.

You missed it! You missed it.

what did I do wrong?

You picked your head up.

All right show me one more time.

You can't miss another one because I am not going to put you another one one.

AFTER RILEY'S ADVICE, THE REPORTER EVENTUALLY CONNECTED. Return to index of stories...


TEASE ONE-CLIP


"he knew how bad it was he says it's going to be a direct hit."

AN ARKANSAS MOTHER SHARES HER LAST TEXTS WITH HER SON BEFORE A TORNADO TOOK HIS LIFE.

SHE EXPLAINS HOW THOSE MESSAGES ARE HELPING HER THROUGH THIS TOUGH TIME.

PLUS:

hypodermic needles, trash, feces, there's a lot of stuff there, and the governor is down there working on her."

A GOVERNOR IS CREDITED WITH SAVING A WOMAN'S LIFE.

FIRST RESPONDERS THINK SHE HAD A DRUG OVERDOSE.

WE FOUND OUT WHY PEOPLE WHO KNOW THE GOVERNOR SHOULDN'T BE SURPRISED. Return to index of stories...


TZ1 A) TORNADO TEXT-SOTVO


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TZ1 B) OR LIFE SAVING GOVERNOR-SOTVO


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TZ1 C) WEATHER TEASE-STC


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TORNADO TEXT-ONCAM


THIS STORY JUST MAKES YOUR HEART ACHE.

YOU CAN HEAR THE EMOTION IN A MOM'S VOICE, AS SHE TALKS ABOUT THE LAST TEXT SHE RECEIVED FROM HER SON.

HE SENT IT JUST BEFORE A TORNADO KILLED HIM LAST WEEK IN ARKANSAS. Return to index of stories...


TORNADO TEXT-PKG


"first he said mama I'm so scared."

REGINA WOOD TRIED TO REASSURE HER SON JEFFREY HUNTER -- HE WOULD BE OKAY.

"he knew how bad it was these says it's going to be a direct hit."

FROM HER HOME IN BEEBE -- 20 MILES AWAY FROM HER SON IN VILONIA -- REGINA COULD ONLY UPDATE JEFFREY THROUGH TEXT ON WHERE THE APRIL 27TH EF4 TORNADO WAS HEADED.

IT WAS HEADED STRAIGHT FOR JEFFREY.

SO HE DECIDED TO SEND ONE LAST TEXT.

"I have a text on my phone as the tornado was hitting "goodbye momma."

MINUTES LATER, A FEW HOMES DOWN FROM JEFFREY, LYMAN WATKINS HAD TO CRAWL OUT FROM THE CLOSET WHERE HE, HIS WIFE AND FIVE DOGS WERE HIDING.

"All you could hear was horns going off and people hollering help help."

IT DIDN'T TAKE LONG FOR WATKINS TO FIND SOMEONE.

"I made my way - he was at that house right there."

LYING THERE UNCONSCIOUS ON THE GROUND WAS JEFFREY.

REGINA HADN'T HEARD ANYTHING FROM HIM SINCE HIS LAST MESSAGE.

"I kept saying are you okay? Are you okay let me let me know no answer."

DESPITE THE GRIEF OF LOSING HER ONLY SON -- REGINA IS COMFORTED IN THE THOUGHT THAT JEFFREY -- IN THE FACE OF DEATH.THOUGHT TO TELL HIS MOM -- GOOD BYE.

"That was the most precious thing a son could do for a mother." Return to index of stories...


TORNADO TEXT-ONCAM


JEFFREY WAS A SENIOR AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CENTRAL ARKANSAS.

HE WAS WITH HIS DAD AND STEP-MOTHER WHEN THE TORNADO HIT.

THEY WERE SERIOUSLY INJURED BUT SHOULD SURVIVE. Return to index of stories...


TEASE TWO-ON CAM


A SOUTHWEST FLORIDA WOMAN COMES HOME TO A GRUESOME DISCOVERY IN HER DRIVEWAY.

DETAILS ABOUT WHAT SHE SAW---

AND WHY SHE THINKS A MAN RIDING BY ON HIS BIKE IS RESPONSIBLE.

PLUS: A COMPANY EXPANDING IN LEE COUNTY GOT THE GOVERNOR'S ATTENTION TODAY.

WE FOUND OUT WHAT THE GROWING BUSINESS COULD MEAN FOR OUR AREA. Return to index of stories...


TZ2 A) MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-VO WIPE


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TZ2 B) GARTNER EXPANDING-VOTOPS


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BREAKING CLIP-CLIP


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WHITE HOUSE ON LOCKDOWN-SAT LIVE OR VO


WE WANT TO TAKE YOU BACK TO WASHINGTON, D-C, WHERE THE WHITE HOUSE IS ON LOCKDOWN.

THERE WERE REPORTS OF A SUSPICIOUS CAR ON PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE.

SECRET SERVICE MEMBERS HAVE CLEARED THE STREET OUTSIDE THE WHITE HOUSE AND ASKED REPORTERS TO LEAVE THE NORTH LAWN.

WE'LL LET YOU KNOW IF THERE ARE ANY BIG DEVELOPMENTS. Return to index of stories...


ROBERT WX OPEN-CLIP


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FIRST ALERT 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.

Sunshine has been in full force through our Tuesday, making for quite the warm afternoon with temperatures peaking in the low 90s.

We've got a nice and quiet evening in the works with clear skies and temperatures settling into the mid to upper 60s by early Wednesday morning.

Expect Wednesday to be another sunny and very warm day as highs soar back into the upper 80s and low 90s during the afternoon.

Humidity levels will be slightly higher tomorrow as our winds become more southerly, but the the rise in humidity will be pretty gradual over the next few days--so nothing too dramatic.

Rain prospects this week won't be much to write home about, but there should be enough moisture and instability around by the weekend to produce a few hit-or-miss showers along the sea breeze during the afternoon.

Overall, Mother's Day weekend should end up being partly sunny and warm with highs near 90 and a few afternoon showers. Return to index of stories...


TOSS TO GEORGE-EAniBx


A FORT MYERS COMPANY BROKE GROUND TODAY ON AN EXPANSION THAT WILL MORE THAN DOUBLE ITS SIZE.

GARTNER, THE I-T RESEARCH FIRM IS USING STATE AND COUNTY INCENTIVE MONEY TO CREATE 400 NEW JOBS.

NBC2'S GEORGE SOLIS IS LIVE FROM THE GARTNER CAMPUS OFF DANIEL PARKWAY WITH THE DETAILS. Return to index of stories...


GARTNER EXPANDING-REM2


YOU'RE LOOKING AT THE FUTURE SITE OF GARTNER'S NEW OFFICE SPACE.

A 28 MILLION DOLLAR PROJECT- RIGHT NEXT TO THE CURRENT CAMPUS. Return to index of stories...


GARTNER EXPANDING-PKG


GARTNER IS GROWING

IN THE LAST 2 YEARS THE INFORMATION AND TECHNOLOGY ADVISORY COMPANY

HAS EXPANDED TWICE.

"Gartner is really looking to continue to expand in the area and

hopefully be here a long time and grow lots of jobs." Nate Swan, VP

Sales, Gartner

400 TO BE EXACT.

OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL YEARS.

AS PART OF AN INCENTIVE DEAL WITH THE COUNTY, THE COMPANY RECEIVES

MILLIONS FOR HITTING THEIR GOALS.

"We're ecstatic about it this is the way the program was intended to

work and it's a great example" Larry Kiker, Chairman, Lee Co

Commission.

TO DATE- BETWEEN THE COUNTY AND STATE GARTNER HAS BEEN AWARDED ROUGLY

10 MILLION

MONEY OFFICIALS TELL US THEY WILL REINVEST INTO THE THEIR LATEST EXPANSION.

"We're getting ready a second building sometime in Q1 of 2015 and

that will be another 130 thousand square feet right next door." Swan

A 28 MILLION DOLLAR CAPITAL INVESTMENT OVER THE NEXT FIVE YEARS.

OTHER BUSINESSES IN THE AREA SAY THEY ARE JUST AS EXCITED FOR THE EXPANSION

"We're all excited about it, there's no negatives, no traffic

problems, and its just great, we're looking forward to it" Nick

Zervos, Zervos Salon

GARTNER OFFICIALS SAY THEY CONTINUE TO EXCEED NOT ONLY THEIR GOALS

BUT THE COUNTY'S

"Gartner is growing at about 12 to 14 percent a year so it continues

to be a growing company where there are growing opportunities in the

company, hopefully that trend will continue" Swan Return to index of stories...


GARTNER EXPANDING-REM2


TODAY CREW WERE OUT HERE MOWING THE GRASS IN PREPARATION FOR A SPEEDY BUILD.

GARTNER OFFICIALS EXPECT THE NEW BUILDING TO BE UP BY NEXT MARCH.

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GAS PRICES GOING DOWN-CG VO WIPE


GOOD NEWS FOR DRIVERS.

GAS PRICES ARE GOING DOWN NATIONWIDE.

WE'RE SEEING THE TREND IN THE FORT MYERS CAPE CORAL AREA TOO.

TRIPLE A SAYS WE'RE PAYING AN AVERAGE OF 3-76, TODAY, AND YESTERDAY.

THAT'S THREE CENTS LESS THAN WE WERE PAYING A WEEK AGO.

ANALYSTS SAY GAS PRICES ARE FALLING ACROSS THE COUNTRY, AFTER HITTING A PEAK LAST WEEK.

DRIVERS ARE NOTICING. Return to index of stories...


GAS PRICES GOING DOWN-2 SOTVO


"Yeah yeah that's very exciting that's good news to a whole lot of people."

"I get around 11 miles to the gallon so I need to get as far as possible on a tank."

TRIPLE A SAYS PRICES SHOULD KEEP GOING DOWN BECAUSE OF INCREASED PRODUCTION.

REFINERIES FINISHED THEIR YEARLY SPRING MAINTENANCE AND CHANGED THEIR GAS FOR SUMMER. Return to index of stories...


CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT-VO WIPE


PRESIDENT OBAMA PLANS TO USE A NEW CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT TO PUSH TOUGHER POLLUTION RULES.

THE SCIENTISTS BEHIND IT SAY GLOBAL WARMING IS WRECKING HOMES, HARMING HEALTH, AND HURTING OUR ECONOMY.

THEY POINT TO EXTREME WEATHER. RARE WINTER WILDFIRES, THIS YEAR'S RECORD SNOW, AND SUPERSTORM SANDY. Return to index of stories...


CLIMATE CHANGE REPORT-SOTVO


"Really the loudest alarm bell to date signaling the need for urgent action."

PRESIDENT OBAMA SAYS WE NEED TO ACT.

HE WANTS TO PUT IN NEW RULES.

CONSERVATIVES SAY WE DON'T HAVE TO BECAUSE THE REPORT IS OVERLY ALARMIST. Return to index of stories...


TX FIREFIGHTER FALLS-VO


WE HAVE VIDEO OF A TEXAS FIREFIGHTER FALLING AFTER AN APARTMENT'S FRAME COLLAPSED.

IT HAPPENED IN THE HOUSTON AREA TODAY.

THE FIREFIGHTER GOT ONTO THE ROOF AFTER THE FLAMES DIED DOWN.

THEN IT GAVE WAY.

OTHER FIREFIGHTERS HELPED HIM AND HE SHOULD BE OK. Return to index of stories...


DOG MAULS 1 YEAR OLD-VO WIPE


A TODDLED IN NORTH CAROLINA WAS MAULED AND KILLED BY HIS GRANDPA'S DOG.

A MAN'S ROTTWEILER KILLED HIS 18 MONTH OLD GRANDSON.

ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICIALS SAY THE DOG HAS SHOWN NO OTHER SIGNS OF AGGRESSION.

AND IT MIGHT HAVE MISTOOK THE CHILD FOR A TOY. Return to index of stories...


DOG MAULS 1 YEAR OLD-SOTVO


/ Elise Smith / Aunt 1:00- 1:07

"You know, I feel like God wanted him more. He let us have him for a little while, but he wanted him more and it's going to be OK."

AUTHORITIES SAY THEY DON'T KNOW IF CHARGES WILL BE FILED IN THE CASE.

THE ROTTWEILER IS IN THE ANIMAL SHELTER.

THE OWNER DOES HAVE THE RIGHT TO RECLAIM THE DOG, AS LONG AS HE KEEPS IT IN AN ENCLOSURE. Return to index of stories...


OR LIFE SAVING GOVERNOR-VO WIPE


OREGON'S GOVERNOR MAY HAVE SAVED A WOMAN'S LIFE.

DEMOCRAT JOHN KITZHABER USED TO BE AN E-R DOCTOR.

LAST NIGHT HE WAS GOING TO DINNER WHEN HE SAW A WOMAN WHO WASN'T BREATHING.

HE TRAVELS WITH A MANUAL RESUSCITATOR.

HE GOT IT OUT, RAN OVER TO THE WOMAN AND HELPED HER BREATHE AGAIN.

PARAMEDICS GOT TO THE SCENE MINUTES LATER.

THEY THINK THE WOMAN OVERDOSED ON DRUGS. Return to index of stories...


OR LIFE SAVING GOVERNOR-2 SOTVO


"It was a very dirty scene, hypodermic needles everywhere, it's very common, hypodermic needles, trash, feces, and the governor is down there working on her."

"I just thought it was wonderful to see him stop and save one of his constituents"

THE WOMAN IS EXPECTED TO SURVIVE.

THIS ISN'T THE FIRST TIME THE GOVERNOR STOPPED WHAT HE WAS DOING TO HELP SOMEONE.

IN 2010, HE RAN OFF THE STAGE DURING A DEBATE TO STABILIZE A MAN WHO WAS HAVING A SEIZURE. Return to index of stories...


TEASE THREE-2SHOT


NEXT WE'RE HEARING FROM A CHARLOTTE COUNTY WOMAN WHO SAYS SHE FOUND MUTILATED KITTENS ON HER PROPERTY.

SHE SAYS SHE HAS AN IDEA HOW THEY GOT THERE--

BUT ANIMAL CONTROL EXPERTS STILL HAVE A LOT MORE QUESTIONS THAN ANSWERS.

AND ALL NEW AT SIX--

WE JUST GOT OUR HANDS ON THE ARREST WARRANT FOR A MAN ACCUSED OF SECRETLY RECORDING RENTAL IN FORT MYERS BEACH VACATION HOME.

BREAKING DETAILS ABOUT EVIDENCE HE MAY HAVE TRIED TO DELETE. Return to index of stories...


TZ3 A) MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-VO WIPE


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AHEAD AT 6-BANNER


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MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-trx 2 SHOT ZM MAP


A PORT CHARLOTTE WOMAN PULLED IN HER DRIVEWAY AND MADE A GRUESOME DISCOVERY.

BLOOD SPLATTERED ALL OVER AND THREE MUTILATED KITTENS.

IT HAPPENED YESTERDAY AT THE INTERSECTION OF COLLINGSWOOD BOULEVARD AND EDGEWATER DRIVE, IN PORT CHARLOTTE.

NBC-2'S LUCAS SEILER SPOKE WITH THE WOMAN WHO THINKS SHE SAW THE PERSON WHO DID IT. Return to index of stories...


MUTILATED KITTENS FOUND-PKG


TRT 1:13

Monica Fraser, Port Charlotte "I picked up… put him on a little envelope… he was

GASPING FOR AIR AND LYING IN THE MIDDLE OF HER DRIVEWAY - MONICA FRASER COULDN'T BELIEVE HER EYES.

Monica Fraser, Port Charlotte "He was so red on the hot thing!"

FRASER SAYS WHEN SHE FIRST PULLED IN HER DRIVEWAY, NOTHING WAS THERE… BUT WHEN SHE STEPPED OUT OF HER CAR, PANIC SET IN.

Monica Fraser, Port Charlotte "I come out of the garage and there's fresh blood… terrible."

ON THE GROUND WERE THREE KITTENS -

TWO WERE DEAD.

Monica Fraser, Port Charlotte "This one here… his stomach was open… and that one here the mouth was ripped and stomach also open."

THE THIRD WAS ALIVE AND STILL HAD AN UMBILICAL CORD ATTACHED.

FRASER SPENT YESTERDAY SCRUBBING THESE BLOOD STAINS AS ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICERS TOOK OVER.

Lt. Brian Anderson, Charlotte Co. Animal Control"Right now, there's a lot we don't know… this case certainly raises more questions than answers… so we don't know how they ended up there or why the ended up there or why a person would choose this location opposed to a wooded area."

FRASER THINKS SHE SAW THE PERSON.

SHE SAW A MAN RIDING HIS BIKE RIGHT HERE AS SHE WAS PULLING INTO HER DRIVEWAY… SHE SAYS THAT MAN MUST HAVE TOSSED THE KITTENS WHILE SHE PARKED HER CAR.

IF YOU HAVE ANY INFORMATION ABOUT THIS CASE, YOU'RE URGED TO CALL CHARLOTTE COUNTY ANIMAL CONTROL - IN PC, LS, NBC-2. Return to index of stories...


SELL THE 6PM-2SHOT


WE ARE UNCOVERING NEW DETAILS ABOUT THE LEE COUNTY MAN ACCUSED OF SPYING ON FAMILIES RENTING A HOME ON FORT MYERS BEACH.

THERE IS EVIDENCE HE EVEN PLACED HIDDEN CAMERAS TO SPY ON PEOPLE IN HIS OWN HOME.

THE NEWS AT SIX IS NEX. Return to index of stories...