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FCSO Investigating Inmate Death

Bunnell, FL – The Flagler County Sheriff’s Office is investigating their inmate health care provider and their staff to find out what led to an inmate dying in their custody. In the first week of February (February 8th), 23-year-old Anthony Fennick (Right) became brain dead following a medical episode he had suffered while at Flagler County Jail. Fennick ended up ... Read More »

Attempted Stabbing Stopped By Convicted Felon With Gun

Daytona Beach, FL –A man who was stabbing at people and vehicles while shouting racial slurs was stopped after being shot in the arm. Daytona Beach Police responded to a call yesterday (February 17th) after a witness reported the incident. Sergeant Kelsey Harris with Daytona Beach police says when officers arrived they found a man, 36-year-old Alfredo Maldonado, with a ... Read More »

FCSO SWAT Meets The Challenge In Dubai

Bunnell, FL – Eight members of the Flagler County SWAT team, along with Sheriff Rick Staly (right center), are back from a trip out of the country. The team flew to Dubai on February 6 to take part in the 2019 UAE SWAT Challenge. Four agencies from the U.S. were invited by the United Arab Emirates Ministry of Interior and ... Read More »

Woman Arrested After Attacking Daughter & Niece

Daytona Beach, FL – A woman is facing child abuse and battery charges after she dragged her daughter by the hair and hit her niece as she held her baby son. That’s according to Daytona Beach police following the arrest of 36-year-old Latasha Hunter. Police were called to her home last night (February 17th) after getting reports of a domestic ... Read More »

FHP: Good Samaritan Killed While Changing Tire On I-4

Deltona, FL – Troopers tell us he was trying to help another driver with a disabled vehicle on the side of Interstate 4 get back on the road. Now that 41-year-old Orlando man is dead after he was run over by a Chrysler 300 and the Florida Highway Patrol says they’ve arrested the 37-year-old Lakeland man behind the wheel at ... Read More »

Text To 911 Available In Flagler County

Bunnell, FL – Flagler County residents will now have the additional option to text 911 instead of calling. That announcement came earlier today (February 14th) after the Flagler County Board of Commissioners and the Sheriff’s Office debuted the new service. But, while the new service is available, FCSO wants to remind residents to only text if they have problems hearing ... Read More »

Young Mother Baby Killed In I-4 Crash Overnight

DeLand, FL – A young mother and her five-month-old daughter are dead after an accident in the eastbound lanes of I-4 around 10 p.m. Friday night. Florida Highway Patrol officers report that the SUV driven by 20-year-old Cayman Hupp, of Venice, Florida, rear-ended a SUV driven by 27-year-old Henry Vila Cosme. FHP said the collision caused Cosme’s vehicle to roll ... Read More »

Truck Detour To Start On US-92

Daytona Beach, FL – Truck drivers on US-92 can expect a detour while other drivers can expect delays coming as soon as next week. According to the Florida Department of Transportation, that detour can happen as early as Monday night (February 18th), shutting down the road between US-1/Ridgewood Avenue and Nova Road. Trucks near that part of US-92 will be ... Read More »

Fatal Accident In Oak Hill Ends Tennessee Man’s Life

Oak Hill, FL – Florida Highway Patrol is reporting that a 67-year-old man from Nashville, TN is the victim in a fatal accident in Oak Hill last night. FHP responded to a call at 6:45 p.m. at the intersection of Kennedy Parkway and U.S. 1. Reports sat the man was traveling southbound on Kennedy Parkway when a deer crossed his ... Read More »

Middle School Student Arrested For Written Threats To Kill

Indian Trails Middle School Palm Coast, FL – A 14-year-old student is facing felony charges after being arrested by the Flagler County Sheriff’s Office on Friday afternoon. FCSO Information Officer Brittany Kershaw said the charge of Written Threats to Kill or Do Bodily Harm stems from an off-campus incident between the teen and a victim, both students at Indian Trails ... Read More »