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VCSO: Man Charged In Rape Plot Had Child Porn

VCSO: Man Charged In Rape Plot Had Child Porn

By on February 22, 2019 in WNDB News

Ormond Beach, FL – A 37-year-old Ormond Beach man arrested earlier this month for plotting to rape a 3-year-old girl now faces more charges. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office announced those charges yesterday (February 22nd) against Lafe Best, saying he had at least 11 photos of young girls in sexual situations on his smartphone when […]

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High Bacteria Level Leads To Daytona Swim Advisory

High Bacteria Level Leads To Daytona Swim Advisory

By on February 22, 2019 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – If you want to take a dip in the ocean today, avoid the core tourist area of Daytona Beach. That’s the advice from Volusia County health officials as water testing reveals higher than normal levels of a bacteria normally found in bird waste. The affected beach area runs from Main Street […]

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VCSO Opens New $12 Million Evidence Facility

VCSO Opens New $12 Million Evidence Facility

By on February 21, 2019 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – It’s a day to celebrate for the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office. The ribbon was cut this morning for a new $12 million dollar evidence facility on Tiger Bay Road, replacing the current one built in the 1930’s. #Volusia County Council, @VolusiaSheriff staff and @SheriffChitwood cuts the ribbon on $12 million evidence […]

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Florida Governor Looks To Canada To Cut Drug Costs

Florida Governor Looks To Canada To Cut Drug Costs

By on February 21, 2019 in News Service of Florida

Tallahassee, FL – Pointing to the high costs of health care, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Wednesday announced plans to create a program that would allow Floridians to have access to FDA-approved drugs from Canada. Appearing at The Villages, DeSantis said he will work with President Donald Trump on creation of the program, which would require […]

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Second Suspect In Oak Hill Shooting Turns Himself In

Second Suspect In Oak Hill Shooting Turns Himself In

By on February 20, 2019 in WNDB News

Oak Hill, FL – The other teenager wanted for shooting a 45-year-old Oak Hill man over the weekend is now in custody. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says 15-year-old James “Budha” Powell (left) turned himself in this morning (February 20th) to Daytona Beach police. Detectives say Powell, 17-year-old Sylvano Leslie II (right) and two other juveniles were […]

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Holly Hill Man Wanted For Sexually Abusing Granddaughter Arrested

Holly Hill Man Wanted For Sexually Abusing Granddaughter Arrested

By on February 19, 2019 in WNDB News

Miami, FL – Around a month after authorities made a public plea for tips, a Holly Hill man wanted for sexually abusing his granddaughter repeatedly is captured in South Florida. The United States Marshal’s Service nabbed 63-year-old Audran Butler late this morning in Miami, according to Holly Hill Police Department Chief Stephen Aldrich. “Audran Butler […]

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5 Teens Hurt In Crash Near Volusia-Flagler Line

5 Teens Hurt In Crash Near Volusia-Flagler Line

By on February 19, 2019 in WNDB News

Ormond Beach, FL – Five teenagers are in serious condition at two local hospitals this morning after the truck they were riding in struck a concrete utility pole near the Hunters Ridge subdivision. The Florida Highway Patrol says it happened around 3:15 yesterday afternoon (February 18th) on a dirt road just north of Airport Road. […]

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Oak Hill Shooting Suspect Turns Himself In; Second At-Large

Oak Hill Shooting Suspect Turns Himself In; Second At-Large

By on February 19, 2019 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – Deputies continue to search this morning for a 15-year-old wanted in the shooting of an Oak Hill man over the weekend during a party. The other suspect wanted in that case – 17-year-old Sylvano Leslie II (right) – turned himself into Daytona Beach police yesterday (February 18th), according to the Volusia County […]

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Daytona Condo Sales Plummet In January

Daytona Condo Sales Plummet In January

By on February 18, 2019 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – 2018 was a pretty good year to be a realtor in Volusia County. If the first month is any indicator, 2019 may not be, especially for those who specialize in condominium sales. 79 condos sold in January, according to the Daytona Beach Multiple Listing Service. That’s a 21% drop from the […]

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Hamlin Wins 2019 Daytona 500; 2020 Logo Unveiled

Hamlin Wins 2019 Daytona 500; 2020 Logo Unveiled

By on February 18, 2019 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – It got really messy near the end, but this year’s Speedweeks ends with a special ending to the Daytona 500. A massive wreck with less than 10 laps to go in the 61st edition of the “Great American Race” set the stage for an overtime finish in front of a sold-out […]

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