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reason this woman said she and her dog deserve an apology from a restaurant manager. >> and shark bait, how the diver in this shark cave managed to escape close quarters with a great white. good evening. i'm keith cate. >> i'm jennifer leigh. thank you for joining us tonight. let's get straight to some breaking news tonight. one person is dead in what's being called a road rage confrontation near a busy brandon shopping mall and it happened before the sun even went down. news channel 8's paul mueller joins us the kings row shopping center and there were a whole lot of people around when this whole thing went down. >> reporter: a busy, busy place, a busy intersection and especially given the fact this happened around 6:30 tonight. i want to give you a good live look at the scene, but first keep in mind this happened 4 1/2 hours ago and this is what you still have left, 1 huge crime scene here on bloomingdale avenue and don't expect this road to be open any
this crime together and there is a whole lot of work to be done. all of this began a few blocks down the road from here where the victim and shooter apparently exchanged some words. i want you to look at some video from a short time ago, all this coming to a head right outside the shopping center right here again during rush hour. two cars stopped in traffic, one in front, the other in the back. the guy in the front car gets out, exchanges words with the guy that guy then shot and killed him. then get this. the shooter pulls off the road and waits for deputies to arrive. now while investigators work to dot their as and cross their ts they have a lot of witnesses to talk with including -- dot their is and cross their ts they have a lot of witnesses to talk with including the shooter. >> three or four quick shots, we're all sitting here like
everybody going nuts. people go out, help him, you know. he was already gone by the time people went and helped him. >> reporter: the investigation is very early. >> we're continuing on a real active scene as you all can see out here. there are many witnesses in the area that will be interviewed and detectives are also interviewing the shooter that was involved. >> reporter: and back here live right now tonight look at the show of investigators continue to work this investigation. again a lot of work to be done out here tonight. no word right now if any charges will be placed against this driver and also there's no word on any identities either. >> paul mueller live in brandon for us tonight on that breaking news. thank you. now some more breaking news, a motorcycle rider is dead after a crash in pinellas park. there's a lot of damage at the
the southbound lanes of u.s. highway 19. a young girl riding in the car was rushed to the hospital with minor injuries. now only one southbound lane is open. the driver who hit and killed a hillsborough high school student is out of jail tonight. he's defending himself. nicholas constantino walked out of jail this morning after posting a $15,000 bond. he says the victim seen here, 17-year-old ashley perdomo dartedut hillsborough avenue. he admitted that he hit her but kept driving. >> reporter: you know that you hit her? >> no. all i know is something hit my car. that's what it appeared like to me. >> reporter: why didn't you stop? >> because it took me like a couple blocks to stop and when i stopped, i didn't even realize what it was. all i knew was my window was getting cracked. >> when constantino filed an insurance claim to get the car fixed, his agent notified authorities.
furious over the way she was treated at a fast food service restaurant. >> she has a doctor's note that said she needs her dog. peter bernard is at the mcdonald's. i see these service dogs sometimes wear a little vest. did this dog have anything to indicate that she is a service dog? >> reporter: that is part of the problem. the answer is no, this dog did not have any kind of tag. the owner of the service dog has that doctor's note you mentioned. it spells out all about this dog, but the it was in her car. when elisha griggs leaves her apartment, you can bet her 1- year-old pomeranian is right by her side named onyx. she's either traveling in this doggie purse or in her arms. friday morning at this mcdonald as elisha ordered a drink at the counter -- >> they told me no pets.
for her and i said yes. >> reporter: they retrieved the paperwork from her car. >> they told me the paperwork basically wasn't good enough and they wanted to know what my disability was. >> reporter: elisha called the manatee sheriff's office. the deputy told already mcdonald's had to let her in. did you go back? >> i went back and got a drunk -- drink just to prove a point. >> reporter: the mcdonald's rep called the incident a misunderstanding. the company issued a statement our restaurant with service animals. we have reached out to the customer to resolve the issue. elisha isn't looking for money or food coupons. she did get a phone call. >> honestly i would like a real apology from her. i kind of felt like that's kind of owed to me. >> reporter: elisha could get a small dog tag to inform people that onyx is a service dog. she told me tonight she just might do that. >> well, we saw that graphic there with the mcdonald's
mcdonald's does allow service animals. >> reporter: absolutely. that's the law. they have to. they did suggest, though, and the suggestion is they didn't know that this was a service dog. there was no vest. there was no tag. so perhaps elisha will do that and that will avoid any confusion in the future. >> peter bernard live in bradenton. thank you, peter. well, more women are coming forward accusing donald trump of sexual assault, but the nominee is focusing solely on the election. a former contestant on the apprentice claims trump made unwanted advances to her. she was looking for a job after season five ended and met with trump in new york. they was taken aback by what happen next. >> as i was about to leave, he kissed me on the lips. this made me feel nervous and
tapes of trump's lewd comments from 2005. donald trump is using his time on the campaign trail to deny those allegations and vow to prove his innocence. he kicked off a rally in greensboro, north carolina, today by showing off members of his women for trump coalition. the campaign has not yet specifically responded to the claims just made in that press conference. more revelations tonight from hillary clinton's e-mails, they show that she did not want her husband to pull out of a speech in front of bill clinton was set to speak a few days after she planned to announce her presidency. according to the e-mails, hillary clinton's aides had to change her mind concerned the clintons would appear too close to wall street banks. don't forget, i am heading to las vegas next week for the last presidential debate that takes place wednesday. be sure to tune into news channel 8 for our live coverage of that. a small beach town in oregon is doing something they never expected to do.
devastating tornado. jen holloway joins us now live from our tampa news center with a look at where things stand right now. >> a state of emergency is in effect now in manzanita after two waterspouts moved onshore and thankfully no lives were lost. imagine looking out your backdoor and seeing this, a tornado strong enough to rip apart neighborhoods. this video captures the beginning of the destruction as it was happening in the act. it was taken by connie ward. she later admitted even th still says it was way too close for comfort. in other video from the down town area emergency crews were quick to respond especially for downed power lines. this one in particular was causing concerns as a shred of metal dangled from the electrical wire. thousands are still without power. the storm also blew debris through windows leaving shards of glass behind as well and
the wind as it pushed over trees on homes as well. that same weather pattern is expected to affect northern california bringing heavy coastal winds, rain and flooding tomorrow through sunday. >> thank you, jenn holloway, live in the tampa news center. it has been a week since hurricane matthew hit the carolinas, but all the floodwaters are still a big problem. rebuild. the national guard is on patrol to prevent thieves from looting. north carolina's governor said 24 deaths there are blamed on the storm. 41 people are dead in the united states from matthew's wrath and more than 500 people in haiti. now to an 8 on your side
won't be allowed on airplanes. you cannot carry the phones on board or pack them inside checked luggage. anyone caught trying to travel with the phones will have the phones taken away and they could face fines. multiple fires have been reported including one on a southwest airlines flight. a shark encounter that was way too close for comfort is going viral tonight. take a look at this video here. it shows what took place that was pretty frightening. this mexico. the great white leaps through the air, tries to get a chunk of tuna and leaps into the cage. the diver escapes unharmed and the shark swam away. dan lucas and paul ryan will have all your highlights and scores coming up.
now max defender 8, the world's most powerful radar and your storm team forecast with meteorologist julie phillips. >> max defender 8 is show day, clear conditions and not tracking any showers around. we're expecting it to stay dry for the rest of the overnight hours, great photo taken from by hilda from indian rocks beach. i know it was a little warm, but that's what we'll be seeing all weekend long. tomorrow we're back up into the upper 80s, nice breeze throughout the day, a few more showers expected during the afternoon and evening hours. we'll up our rain chances to
above average. when you wake up tomorrow morning, we'll be in the low 70s. it will feel nice and we'll heat up quickly. we'll top out near 88 in the afternoon hours. currently still sitting in the low to mid-70s. temperatures will fall a bit more through the overnight hours, but the dew point has risen a bit in the upper 60s. it's starting to feel a little bit muggier, definitely not at summertime levels, but still toasty in the afternoon. so tomorrow morning a few cl by the afternoon hours notice our forecast model picking up on some of shows showers and storms that will quickly roll through. sunday morning a dry start again and we bring in about a 20% chance of rain into the afternoon and evening hours. the bulls will be playing in tampa tomorrow night, a 20% chance of rain for that game. the gators playing in gainesville, 84 degrees, partly cloudy, great football weather. fsu in tallahassee with partly cloudy skies, low 80s.
chance of storms during that game, ucf and orlando, small rain chance, highs upper 70s and the rattlers in delaware, great football weather, feeling a little bit more like fall in the mid-60s. so for us just that install rain chance if you plan to head out to the usf game because we're looking at a 20% rain chance mainly in the afternoon and it will move through very quickly. it won't mess up your weekend plans and it's the weekend, so hey, it's looking don't go anywhere because coming up next is your friday night blitz. >> dan lucas and paul ryan will join us with all your high school football action coming
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all four teams ranked in the top 10 in the state of florida. >> it's live television and all sorts of things can go wrong, fingers crossed. before our game of the week a district battle for polk county sumpremacy, winter haven blue devils trying to beat lakeland the first time since 1992. end of the road by boys 2 men was the no. 1 song. william tate going from a boy to a man on this throw, deep ball to davey nd a few plays later tate trucks it across the goal line. devils 6-0. shotgun snap, alphonso jackson falls on it for a touchdown, 13-0 winter haven. 20-0 in the 2nd when aj davis has one of his three touchdowns on the night. 23-7 winter haven at halftime. i had to leave to drive back here.
we could show you. this lakeland scored two quick tds. that's a 70-yard punt return touchdown by james robinson. the devils are outscored 28-0 in the 2nd half. the boyz ii men streak stays alive. >> hey, undefeated lake gibson, don't sleep on the braves taking on auburndale tonight. braves driving. this wasn't their finest mont end zone. now mj lincoln quarterback not quite as bad a snap as in the lakeland game but over his head. nonetheless that's a sack. the braves will win this game i assure you, but here's the hit of the night. look out! it's four johnny parrish on the sideline. he was decleated shall we say. he will not be fined.
2 team in the state in 2a, the storm hosting foundation academy, visitors draw first blood. patterson looks bottled up at the line, but jack be nimble, jack be quick and the lions oral out to an early lead, but the storm rattle off an impressive drive the other way jenner to clark. that moves the sticks. later jenner keeps it himself for a touch and victory was ju jenner rolls out, sets his feet and finds stone in his own coverage. jon gruden would like that. victory lives up to its name and ranking topping foundation 24-16. time for the friday night blitz game of the week. on paper this looked like game of the year, there it is, braden river no. 2 in class 7a heading to venice
dog in district 11, not last year beaten twice by the pirates. anthony allred was there tonight where the indians hope to get the inside track on a title in our friday night game of the week. >> reporter: not losing in the regular season in 25 games, so can they slow down or stop venice' high powered offense? i don't know, so to the highlights we . only crowd this game was everything and more than it was cracked up to be. [ cheering and applause ] >> reporter: but when the two teams weren't scoring in the 1st half, they were exchanging pleasantries like this and how do you do's like this and mama said knock you out like this? >> this is our house! this is our house! >> reporter: but then in the 2nd half head ball coach kurt
quarterback louis colisimo sprints back to collins and he takes it home. the indians say anything you can do we can do better. fire the cannon, touchdown, tampa bay. but then back come the pirates to tie it up 21-21, but the indians go on to win it stay undefeated at 6-0 teaching you to never sleep on the game of the week. anthony allred. news channel 8 sports. we'll take a quick break and then it's the rivalry in plant city, can't wait. >> and we have to get to the chopper.
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manatees a spot, but the canes are cruising to another district title and gearing up for a long playoff run. >> all aboard eagle 8 hd. see if the canes can knock off the rams in riverview before south st. pete in our friday night blitz sky lights. >> head to the chopper. >> reporter: sunset over the skyway, up, up and away in eagle 8 hd. i'd say that moon is nearly full, first stop manatee high for the hurricanes ng the sarasota riverview rams. now watch qb michael welch's pass is block. so he calls a sneak. rams score. hurricane ball. giovanni goes to work finding robinson who is whipped to the ground and this time giovanni goes deeper for pollack keeping
splits the seam. only one guy has a chance, but no. 25 yards on the run, td. time to scram across the skyway bridge to st. pete for the lakewood lie spartans and the -- high spartans and the gibbs gladiators. one more time? looks to go over the top but figures hey, he can fight his way in, touchdown. lakewood's johnson looks for wilson ivory who shows off some fancy moves. he takes it and weaves and he's inside the 10 and harris throws down for trueblood who gets it almost in but to the 1. so harris keeps it and with some nifty moves touchdown gladiators. they go for two and that's going to do it for the eagle 8
channel 8. >> the cougars of durant invading plant city, ward on fist 1st and -- 1st and goal, look at that move. 6-3 raiders. all cougars after that. carlton potter to brandon myers, 16-6 at that point. the raiders play well on offense, just couldn't convert in the red zone, had chances tipped into the hands of christopher gay. he's taking it out and the cougars get bragging rights again, 16-6. >> you hear those bells? i think that's double-a's playbook. look, dan, horsies. second play of the game trevor hawks, that's play action and just like people forgot about dre, the bulldogs forget about the big tight end with the rat
less than a minute to go. our team of the week hillsborough terriers took this trophy home, big win over the jefferson dragons, new winner crowned thursday. our play of the week comes from manatee from 10,000 feet high, scrambles 25 there. that's a beauty, but what a win tonight for the river view rams knocking off the canes, congratulations. >> big draw tonight if you're a fan of the other football. the tampa bay rowdies win the coastal cup, 2 -2 the finals, the rowdies tied for fourth place, three games left. >> usf, uconn, go to the game, bulls fans, come on.
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