“Stand Your Ground” hearing complete

“Stand Your Ground” hearing complete 

Posted: 4:53 am Friday, March 3rd, 2017

By Mimi Lawson

The fate of retired police officer Curtis Reeves is in the hands of a judge in Pasco. After closing arguments today, she will decide if Reeves should stand trial for murder in the death of Chad Olsen last year in a Wesley Chapel movie theater.

St. Petersburg City Council has set May 2nd to vote on a referendum allocating money for upgrades to Al Lang Stadium. The Tampa Bay Rowdies have also put in a bid to become a major league soccer team.

Mosaic gave us a glimpse of the sinkhole that opened in Ruskin last year and the efforts to fill it. 215 million gallons of contaminated water has been leaked into the Florida aquifer. Still leaking, officials say the work should be finished by June.

A blaze yesterday at an apartment complex near USF injured a firefighter and has left dozens of students homeless.

Officials in Hernando County seized 200lbs. of marijuana aboard a plane that landed at a Brooksville airport.