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VCSO Investigating Armed Robbery At Internet Cafe

VCSO Investigating Armed Robbery At Internet Cafe

By on October 14, 2018 in WNDB News

Ormond Beach, FL – Detectives are investigating an armed robbery at an Internet cafe in Ormond Beach where one of the employees was pistol-whipped by one of the suspects. The Volusia County Sheriff’s Office says the call for help came around 9:30 this morning (October 14th) at the business on 1230 Hand Avenue. VCSO spokesperson […]

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FHP: Pierson Man Drunk When He Killed Elderly Man

FHP: Pierson Man Drunk When He Killed Elderly Man

By on October 13, 2018 in WNDB News

DeLand, FL – A Pierson man gets placed in Volusia County Jail for driving under the influence of alcohol after troopers determine he was legally impaired when he ran over and killed an elderly man with his truck. 29-year-old Bruno Torres is held on $51,000 bond on a DUI manslaughter charge following yesterday’s (October 12th) […]

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VC Schools Declares Impasse In Teacher Contract Talks

VC Schools Declares Impasse In Teacher Contract Talks

By on October 11, 2018 in WNDB News

DeLand, FL – The fate of just how much teachers get paid for this year could be in the hands of the school board sometime soon. After Tuesday’s (October 9th) 16 hour negotiation session, VCS and VUE came to an impasse. The contract will now go before the school board for a final decision that […]

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Substitute Teacher Arrested For Molesting Student

Substitute Teacher Arrested For Molesting Student

By on October 10, 2018 in WNDB News

Port Orange, FL – A Volusia County Schools substitute teacher is in the Volusia County Jail, charged with Lewd and Lascivious Battery on a Minor under 16 years of age. Volusia County deputies arrested 62-year-old David Lee Davis of Port Orange on Wednesday afternoon, just days after the investigation began. A school resource deputy was notified […]

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BOLO For Possible Child Abductor In Edgewater

BOLO For Possible Child Abductor In Edgewater

By on October 10, 2018 in WNDB News

Edgewater, FL – Edgewater Police are reporting that a man tried to pick up an 11-year-old girl on her way home from school on Tuesday (October 9th). Police say that the child was riding her bicycle home from Indian River Elementary at about 2:15 p.m. The girl said a white Chevy Traverse (pictured above) parked in […]

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Deputy-Involved Accident Sends Woman To Hospital

Deputy-Involved Accident Sends Woman To Hospital

By on October 9, 2018 in WNDB News

UPDATE (10-10-18): FHP has identified the woman as Amy Sojka of Ormond Beach. Earlier reporting below. Ormond Beach, FL – A Volusia County sheriff’s deputy is on paid administrative leave as investigators look into a traffic accident which sent a 38-year-old woman to the hospital. The woman – yet to be identified by the Sheriff’s […]

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Daytona Becomes 1st City In New Spring Football League

Daytona Becomes 1st City In New Spring Football League

By on October 9, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – Daytona Beach becomes the first city to be awarded a franchise for a new professional football league which will start play in Spring 2019. The American Patriot League – part of the World Professional Football Association – announced today (October 9th) that Daytona Beach will be among the first 10 cities […]

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JetBlue To End Service To Daytona Beach Int’l Airport

JetBlue To End Service To Daytona Beach Int’l Airport

By on October 9, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – JetBlue’s decision to end service at Daytona Beach International Airport this coming January, according to their website, is part of a system-wide reallocation and an effort to support new city and multi-route expansions. Airport Director Rick Karl said “Obviously, we are disappointed with JetBlue’s announcement to exit the market. However, we realize […]

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VCSO Receives Recommendations On Policies, Procedures And Training

VCSO Receives Recommendations On Policies, Procedures And Training

By on October 8, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – Recommendations are already in use or will be implemented soon as a result of a study requested by Volusia County Sheriff Mike Chitwood. The Police Executive Research Forum completed a review that began in May 2017 on use of force policies, procedures, training and case files. Chitwood said attending a seminar in […]

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Four Arrested By DBPD After Brawl Breaks Out On A1A

Four Arrested By DBPD After Brawl Breaks Out On A1A

By on October 8, 2018 in WNDB News

Daytona Beach, FL – A public brawl in the heart of Daytona Beach’s tourist area which went viral on social media leads to four arrests, according to the city’s police chief. It happened yesterday (October 7th) on State Road A1A, directly in front of Ocean Walk Shoppes. Video posted on Facebook – most of which […]

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