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Recent Crime News
Friday | via St. Petersburg Times
A 22-year-old Largo woman has been charged with attempted murder for telling two other suspects to open fire on two people Friday afternoon, authorities said. Christina Nelson and two other suspects got into an argument over money with the two victims about 1:45 p.m. at 1731 Washington Ave. S, the Pinellas Sheriff's Office said. Comment?
Friday Nov 14 | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
Pinellas County Sheriff's detectives assigned to the Crimes Against Children Unit arrested a 21-year-old man Nov. 13 for lewd and lascivious molestation and conduct after he reportedly inappropriately touched a 12-year-old girl. Detectives began their investigation Oct. 21 after the victim revealed the crime to her mother. Comment?
Thursday Nov 13 | via ABC Action News
A Largo girl was lured away this week by a sex offender in a missing child case, according to new details Action News has uncovered. Eyewitness accounts shared exclusively with ABC Action News, as well as a newly obtained arrest affidavit, shed new light on how a 13-year-old Pinellas County girl could get mixed up with a 34-year-old registered sex offender. Comment?
Wednesday Nov 5 | via Tampa Bay Newspapers
Pinellas County Sheriff's detectives arrested four suspects Nov. 5 as the result of a joint investigation into drugs and prostitution called Operation Black Pearl. According to a report from the sheriff's office, the operation involved detectives assigned to the Sheriff's Special Victims Unit along with investigators from the Clearwater Police Department, Largo Police Department, the Office of the Attorney General and the Statewide Prosecutor, all which form the Clearwater/Tampa Human Trafficking Task Force. Comment?
Oct 22, 2014 | via St. Petersburg Times
If Eddie Jonathan Todd Walker is convicted of first-degree murder this week, it may very well be because of a rap song he wrote, text messages he sent, and the things he told his girlfriend. Walker wrote lyrics to a rap song, which were recovered in the Pinellas County Jail by detectives. Comment?
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