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Daytona Beach Policeman Dies After Collapsing During Training

Daytona Beach Policeman Dies After Collapsing During Training

By on May 21, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – A Daytona Beach police officer died earlier today after collapsing during a training session. DBPD officer Thomas Coulter passed away this morning, 3 days after Friday’s incident, according to Chief Craig Capri (pictured) during a press conference. “Sometimes, things just happen,” Capri added. “You don’t know the reason why. A lot […]

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DeLand PD: Man In Custody For Shooting Teenage Cousin

DeLand PD: Man In Custody For Shooting Teenage Cousin

By on May 21, 2018 in WNDB News

UPDATE (05-21-18): DeLand PD have charged 19-year-old Victor L. Franklin Jr. of Orange City with felony aggravated battery with a deadly weapon in connection to this incident. He’s being held on $20,000 bond at Volusia County Jail. Officers say the 14-year-old victim has left Halifax Health Medical Center and that Franklin is the victim’s cousin. […]

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VCSO: Osteen Man Threatened DeBary Homeowner With Stun Gun

VCSO: Osteen Man Threatened DeBary Homeowner With Stun Gun

By on May 18, 2018 in WNDB News

DeBary, FL – Two months after a DeBary man was robbed by stun gun in his own home, Volusia County deputies make an arrest in the case. 36-year-old Jesse Adkins of Osteen was arrested last night, according to the Sheriff’s Office. He’s currently held on $75,000 bond at the county jail on an armed robbery […]

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Man Arrested For Taking Car With Kids Inside Near DIS

Man Arrested For Taking Car With Kids Inside Near DIS

By on May 18, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – Police arrest a 32-year-old Atlanta man for trying to jack a vehicle with two small boys inside from the IHOP parking lot across the street from Daytona International Speedway. K-9 officers with the Daytona Beach Police Department nabbed Joshua D. Gerdes minutes after the call for help came around 4:30 yesterday […]

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Daytona Man Convicted In MLK Food Mart Murder

Daytona Man Convicted In MLK Food Mart Murder

By on May 18, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – A gunfight outside a Daytona Beach food mart leads to a first-degree murder conviction. 34-year-old Ricky R. Kelley of Daytona Beach is found guilty of shooting and killing Bobby E. Willis III nearly two years ago outside of the Friend’s Mart on 518 S. Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. Kelley’s conviction […]

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Volusia Deputy Honored By State For Saving Deltona Woman’s Life

Volusia Deputy Honored By State For Saving Deltona Woman’s Life

By on May 17, 2018 in WNDB News

Tallahassee, FL – A Volusia County sheriff’s deputy is recognized by the state for his role in saving a Deltona woman’s life and that of her three kids nearly two years ago. Justin Ferrari was one of eight badge-wearers across Florida honored by Attorney General Pam Bondi Wednesday in Tallahassee. Deputy Ferrari and the others […]

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Daytona Man Arrested After Crashing Into Barber Shop While Fleeing Police

Daytona Man Arrested After Crashing Into Barber Shop While Fleeing Police

By on May 16, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – Loose pants leads to the arrest of a Daytona Beach man after police say he crashed into a vehicle and a barber shop while fleeing from a traffic stop. Tobias J. Smith of Whitney Street is currently held without bond at Volusia County Jail on two felony and four misdemeanor charges. […]

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Volusia Teachers’ Union Turns Down Raises From School District

Volusia Teachers’ Union Turns Down Raises From School District

By on May 16, 2018 in WNDB News

DeLand, FL – The goal is to get a deal done by June 1st, but Volusia County Schools and its teachers’ union seem to be heading in opposite directions. The Volusia Teachers Organization has rejected the district’s latest offer to raise salaries by 5% over the next three school years, including an $800 bonus for […]

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Flagler County Schools OK Deal For More Deputies On Campus

Flagler County Schools OK Deal For More Deputies On Campus

By on May 16, 2018 in WNDB News

Bunnell, FL – It’s a deal which ensures extra police presence at all Flagler County public schools starting next school year. By unanimous vote at Tuesday night’s meeting, the School Board approved nearly $800,000 in spending for stationing at least one deputy on all elementary and middle school campuses as well as hiring nine additional […]

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VCSO: Deltona Woman Found Dead Inside Home

VCSO: Deltona Woman Found Dead Inside Home

By on May 15, 2018 in WNDB News

Deltona, FL – Detectives are now investigating the shooting death of a 25-year-old Deltona woman in her own home. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says a man working on Monquavia F. Hamilton’s home on 2008 Dearing Avenue in Deltona found her dead around 5:30 p.m. Monday. VCSO spokesman Andrew Gant tells us the man got […]

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