Johnchuck Found Competent To Stand Trial 

Posted: 3:49 am Thursday, January 12th, 2017

By Ann Kelly

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Orlando, Florida, police Master Sgt. Debra Clayton died on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, after she was shot mulitple times outside a Florida Walmart, authorities said. (Orlando Police Department)

Orlando, Florida, police Master Sgt. Debra Clayton died on Monday, Jan. 9, 2017, after she was shot multiple times outside a Florida Walmart, authorities said. (Orlando Police Department)

Three people have been arrested in connection with the death of Orlando Police Master Sgt. Debra Clayton in Orlando. Those in custody include the niece of suspected shooter Markeith Loyd’s –  Lakensha Smith-Loyd; Loyd’s ex- girlfriend Jameis Slaughter, and Zarghee Mayan who was accused of hiding Markeith Loyd after he was suspected of killing his girlfriend back in December. The reward for any information leading the arrest of Markeith Lloyd is up to $100,000.

John Johnchuck has been found competent to stand trial for the death of his daughter Phoebe. He’s accused of throwing Phoebe off the approach to the Sunshine Skyway in January 2015. He faces the death penalty.

The former administrator of Lakeland’s McKeel Academy was arrested and charged with stealing over $100,000 from the school. Ginger Collins did resign in September and reportedly admitted to embezzling the money. She supervised fund raisers for the school along with a transitional budget program and had access to five credit cards.

An auction this weekend will include personal items of Sam Traficante Jr. Five items that once belonged to the accused mob boss will be up for grabs. Blackwell Auctions will start the auction at noon on Saturday. There’s more online at Blackwell Auctions.

Think your band is good enough to open for Bon Jovi? They’re giving local bands a shot at stardom when they play in Tampa on February 14th. Live Nation will choose ten finalists from submissions. To get all the info you need just click here.