Investigation After An Inmate Dies

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)–The Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office is conducting an investigation surrounding the death of an inmate. Darryl Lowery, 61, was transported to Tampa General Hospital with an undisclosed medical condition on November 1, 2021. He was pronounced deceased yesterday, November 25. Lowery’s next of kin were notified of his death. … Read more

Kendra Scott Partners With Tampa General Hospital To Raise Funds For The TGH Children’s Hospital

TGH Children’s Hospital Patient and designer of the “Abby” Bracelet at Kendra Scott in Hyde Park Village TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)–Tampa General Hospital has partnered with Kendra Scott to raise funds for the TGH Children’s Hospital. Starting December 1st through December 14th, 20% of any purchase will be donated back to the TGH … Read more

Woman Arrested For DUI And Manslaughter After Holiday Man Killed In I-4 Crash

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)–46-year-old Lucretia Bruno of Lakeland was arrested Wednesday night, November 24, 2021, for DUI Manslaughter (F2), after she struck and killed a Holiday man on Interstate 4 West near mile marker 28 and SR 528. The crash occurred around 8:45 p.m. From evidence and witness statements gathered, a white 1999 … Read more

Mulberry Man Arrested For DUI and Reckless Driving

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)–23-year Cameron Peterson of Mulberry was charged with driving under the influence and reckless driving yesterday, November 23, and was booked into the Polk County Jail. A PCSO deputy observed Peterson pass his marked patrol car driving a silver Kia Optima eastbound Interstate 4 at an excessive speed at approximately … Read more

Two High-Volume Drug Traffickers And Three Others Arrested

POLK COUNTY, Fla. (CW44 News At 10)– On Tuesday, November 23, 2021, the Polk County Sheriff’s Office and the High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Task Force (HIDTA) arrested five people during a drug trafficking investigation that began in late October. Detectives began their investigation after learning that large amounts of narcotics were being sold out … Read more

Local Organization Feeds Those In Need For Thanksgiving

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Local organizations are asking you to donate food for those in need this holiday season. Metropolitan Ministries says they are serving more meals to people than ever before. READ MORE: Local Expert Gives COVID-19 Safety Tips For Thanksgiving At Metropolitan Ministries officials say people need meals right now … Read more

Local Expert Gives COVID-19 Safety Tips For Thanksgiving

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – As you get ready for Thanksgiving celebrations, local experts are warning you to not forget about the risks of COVID-19. Dr. Thomas Unnasch, a public health professor at the University of South Florida, says “You really need to consider your own situation.” READ MORE: Tampa International Airport Seeing … Read more

Tampa International Airport Seeing Record Travelers

TAMPA, Fla. (CW44 News At 10) – Tampa International Airport is seeing a record number of flyers compared to 2019 and 2020! Tampa International Airport officials say this week they are seeing 75,000 to 80,000 people come through the airport each day, and they expect that number to increase this weekend. READ MORE: Local Organization … Read more