$4K reward offered for Lonzie's recovery

New tips in the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton have police expanding their appeal for help in tracking the movements of the suspect's orange 1995 Honda Civic with a black hood between 7 p.m. Thursday and 2 a.m. Friday.  

Report: 4-year-old choked by older boy dies

A 4-year-old boy has died one day after he was choked to the point of unconsciousness by an 11-year-old boy, according to the Putnam County Sheriff's Office

Coast Guard: Teen boaters search continues

Coast Guard and state officials visited the Florida home of one of two missing teenage boaters Wednesday, and a spokesman told news reporters the search for the boys is still "active and open."

What's next in missing child case?

With the possibility of a body not being immediately found in the search for Lonzie Barton, many people are asking what that means for Ruben Ebron, the prime suspect in the disappearance of the 21-month-old.

Convicted felon arrested in Swat standoff

A convicted murderer is behind bars again, facing seven felony charges including battery, kidnapping, firing into an occupied dwelling, child cruelty and weapons charges, along with violation of probation., after a standoff with police Wednesday morning.

Divers searching for Lonzie find car in pond

Divers searching a pond near Bowden Road and Interstate 95 late Tuesday morning found a submerged Mazda RX-7 with what they believe are remains inside of a person who had been missing since 2003.

Police: Lonzie has right not to be 'thrown out as garbage'

AMBER ALERT UPDATE: Five days into the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton, the man directing the search said investigators will continue to search until there are "no more questions without answers."

Sheriff absent during search for small boy

During the past six days of searching for Lonzie Barton, there have been hundreds of officers and top brass at the Sheriff’s Office and on the scene, but the one person who has not been seen is Jacksonville’s new Sheriff Mike Williams.

Authorities release Sandra Bland jail video

Authorities in Waller County, Texas, released hours of jail video on Tuesday in an effort to knock down the idea that Sandra Bland was dead before she was brought to jail.

Bland, 28, was found dead in her cell three days after she was arrested for all...

Community comes together for Lonzie

Hundreds of people came together Wednesday night to pray for Lonzie Barton and support his family as they continue to search for the missing 21-month-old.

Nurse arrested on child porn charges

A nurse in Nassau County has been arrested and charged with receiving child pornography over the Internet and is facing up to 20 years in a federal prison.

Police: Teacher charged with molestation

News4Jax is learning more about a former Duval County teacher was was arrested last week on charges of molesting a third-grader in his classroom.

Missing man found dead in Arlington apt.

A man whose family was concerned that he was missing was found dead Tuesday inside his apartment on Bert Road, according to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.

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Python over 18 feet long caught in Everglades

National Park Service officials say they captured a Burmese python over 18 feet long along a popular wildlife-watching trail in Everglades National Park.

Lonzie search gets overwhelming support

In the six days since the search for missing toddler Lonzie Barton began, hundreds of law enforcement officers from 18 agencies have combined their efforts to bring closure to a case that police are now calling a murder investigation.

Prosecutor: O'Connell's death not homicide

An outside prosecutor tasked with investigating the 2010 death of a St. Johns County deputy's girlfriend says it doesn't appear to be a murder.

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Haleigh's great grandmother prays Lonzie's family has better outcome

The disappearance of Lonzie Barton is oddly similar to the case of Haleigh Cummings, who was 5 years old when she disappeared from her Putnam County home in 2009 and was never found. When Haleigh's great grandmother found out Lonzie was a distant cousin of Haleigh, her pain was even worse.

Fiancée mourns Riverside shooting victim

The fiancée of the man who was shot and killed outside of The Blind Rabbit restaurant in Riverside is still trying to put her life back together as police continue to search for Daniel Rowe's killer.  

Community rallies to support searchers

An overwhelming number of people have brought water, snacks and supplies to help investigators searching for missing toddler Lonzie Barton.

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Internet seeks revenge for Cecil the lion

Celebrities are among an online mob baying for the blood of the American dentist who has admitted his role in killing Zimbabwe's most famous lion, Cecil.

Walter Palmer has said he "deeply regrets" killing the 13-year-old lion, who was found shot, skin...

1 boy dies, 1 injured when car hits bicycle

A 10-year-old boy is dead and his 11-year-old friend is in the hospital after the bicycle they were riding on was hit by a car near Fort Lauderdale.

MH370: Debris 'looks like' Boeing 777

Debris found in the western Indian Ocean on Wednesday appears to be part of a Boeing 777, the same model as Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 that disappeared in 2014, according to a source close to the investigation.

The source said there is a unique elem...

Few clues on fate of teens missing at sea

Rescuers endured a fourth night of an anxious search for two young Floridians born and bred as boaters who went missing on the high seas.

Pizza delivery driver robbed at gunpoint

On Monday afternoon, a Pizza Hut delivery man was delivering a pizza to an apartment on Oak Street when he was robbed by a man wearing a pig mask, a grey jacket and armed with a handgun.

Teacher accused of duct-taping child's eyes suspended

A Hillsborough County music teacher has been suspended without pay after being accused of duct-taping a kindergartener's eyes.

Man joyrides on Fla. jail lawn, ends up in jail

A Florida man winds up behind bars after he turned donuts in his car on the jail lawn

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Brady looks to federal court to overturn suspension

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady on Wednesday criticized the National Football League for suspending him for four games in the "Deflategate" scandal and said he did nothing wrong in breaking a cell phone containing more than 10,000 text mes...

JFRD helping in search for missing boy

Jacksonville Fire Rescue is now among the 200 members of law enforcement helping in the search for 21-month-old Lonzie Barton.

Convicted of murder at 12; out of prison at 29

Convicted of first-degree murder when he was only 12, Curtis Jones is a free man at 29.

Jones left a Florida prison on Tuesday, according to CNN affiliate WFTV, which also noted he has never had the chance to learn how to drive a car or use social me...

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