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pete maravich collection. what a difference a few hours can make. a beautiful mid-day here in downtown orlando. i'll let you know when the cold front will be moving through spring is almost here and you know what that means! easter is hopping along. so, if you're looking to stretch your dollar this easter holiday, just look at these savings
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orlando, in head-to-head shopping, the total amount saved at walmart vs. winn-dixie was $18.08... that's 13% on this week's easter basket. why shop anywhere else? fill your basket with walmart's every day low prices and get big savings. start shopping with walmart's every day low prices today. and see what you could save. apapka police have not released the name of a 16-year- old accused of killing a teen- age girl. investigators are waiting until they notify the suspect's parents. the shooting happened yesterday, we are working to find out what lead up to the shooting. roy ramos is live at the scene. roy, you spoke to several neighbors that say they saw her out of the neighborhood. >> darlene, still a lot of
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lead up to the murder of the 16- year-old girl. we know it happened right outside of the home you are looking at here. there are several other residents that live along the street. i got a chance to speak to them and they told me they would see this young girl out and about walking up and down the sidewalk with her boyfriend. this happened yesterday when she was shot just before 1:00 in the afternoon, when apopka police responded to the home. after reports of shots fired. when they arrived, they found the 15-year-old girl had been shot and killed. crime scene tape surrounded the home as investigators worked to find her killer it was by the evening they announced they arrested the 16-year-old. the suspect has been charged with second degree murder. i just spoke to those in the area that heard of the arrest. here's what they told me. >> it's pretty sad.
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arrested. >> and we have reached out to the joint homicide investigation team woe is now leading this investigation. we are working to find out the name of that suspect as well as when he will face a judge. we will have what we find on "eyewitness news" at 6:00. >> >> we told you 15-year-old antwon davis was shot and killed last weekend. 17-year-old michael anderson appeared in court yesterday and will remain in jail for 21 days. investigators say that he met anderson's girlfriend lead police to the suspect, where he was hiding in a wooded area. we first told think morning about a shooting at the diamond club. deputies told us several involved. day.
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potential suspect. >> reporter: the sheriff's office told me they have interviewed several people and they have possible leads. it happened at the club behind me. they were out here 12:30 early sunday morning and they waited until the daytime hours to take another look at the parking lot to look for additional evidence deputies placed yellow evidence markers outside of the club on semoran boulevard. some of them near shell casings they found. the police say a shooting lead to a shooting in the parking lot. one man died. two were sent to the hospital. they are in critical condition. deputies are working to find out if those involved were part of a motorcycle group or affiliated with a gang. again, for arrests have been made so far. i did reach out to the general manager of the club.
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shooting. reporting live in orange news" >> this is not the first shooting orange county deputies investigated near the diamond club. in january, a man told deputies he was shot in the torso near the club. he drove himself to another business and died at the hospital. >> is there we just got this picture into our newsroom. you can see what is left of the garage at this house in edgewater. firefighters say it happened last night around 8:00. crews say no one was hurt and they contained the flames to the garage. >> >> an i4 ramp in mateland is expected to reopen tomorrow morning. the ramp to i4 westbound is closed this weekend as part of the i4 construction project.
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drivers in downtown orlando will still have to use another ramp the ramp to orange avenue is still shut down, but it will not reopen for another three years >> meteorologist marina jurica is in the weather center. some of the rain is starting to move out, now. >> reporter: it is all gone. cold front is not approaching, yet. it is up to our fort and will start to move in at 3:00 or 4:00 later this afternoon. as it does so, it will cool us down and give the very slightest chance for passing rain. we are looking at a lovely mid- day. 73 in downtown orlando, palm coast. 75 in sanford. 74 in melbourne and kissimmee. we'll be in the mid-to up are 70s across the area as we head into the day, today. if you are you heading to the beach, we have a small craft advisory and a high rip current risk as we move mao today and tomorrow. if you are swimming in the
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swim near a lifeguard. water temperatures getting warmer, upper 60s to mid-70s. >> >> there are plans for three knee fire stations coming up why more may be needed. >>
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orlando police are still looking for the man woe shot and killed someone if front of children. residents along the area said the gunman opened fire near a playground where children were playing. we talked with one mother woe asked us not to show her face. she is concerned about the boldness of that shooter. >> i don't understand why anybody with come here if broad daylight to shoot anybody. >> a $1,000 reward is being offered by crime watch for arrest. >> >> fire station exact locations have not been -- the county selected a design firm to work on the project and the mayor wants $18 million to fund the project. according to new reports, traffic is making it harder for emergency responders to respond
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>> that would be great, knowing you are secure and there is some fire department that can be there within a few minutes. it would be great. >> new fire stations are expected to be finished in the next four years. >> >> construction could start on the first phase of orlando airport. take a look at the renderings of the $2 billion project. airport leaders say the expansion is necessary because >> >> some animal activists trying to prevent another bear hunt here in florida. coming up, why they say the >> >> the record breaking snake that was caught in south florida >> take advantage of warmer afternoon. once the cold front through,
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in the next few hours, president obama will board a plane for his historic trip to cuba. this is the first time a sitting president will visit the island in 90 years. as abc's jim avila restaurants, this trip is aimed at normalizing relations between the united states and cuba. >> reporter: getting polished up for a visit many thought would never happen. a u.s. president triumphantly and peacefully riding down the famous . president obama welcomed by the cuban government an the cuban people woe view him as a hero. >> changes in cuba are profound. >> reporter: cubans are expected to greet him by the thousands as he heads to the symbol of power and press stege. the u.s. ambassador's resident. majestic two story home.
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will meet with the cuban people directly, giving a nationally televised speech to a large audience at the national theater. meeting with raul castro, but not fidel, who remains in the background, weakened by poor health and age. americans and cubans sharing their love of baseball, both country's national past time. as tampa bay rays meet the cuban national team. >> the cdc has issued a travel notice ahead of the president' trip. travelers are being warned about the risk of contracting the zika virus while on the island. however, the obama administration said the virus president's decision. 67 confirmed cases in the past three days, one case was reported thursday in brevard county, other four in broward. >> health officials say all of
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of the country, you except for one, which was sexually transmitted. >> is there we have you covered when it comes to the zika virus. >> >> we are just 0 two days away from the primaries in arizona and utah. there were more protestifies at done trump's rally. this was scene at a trump rally this tucson. watch as protesters are escorted out, thrown to the ground and even punched. trump's campaign manager confronted foreprotester. the sheriff was securing another rally in another area. he is phone for his aggressive roundups of undocumented immigrants. >> think they they have going to intimidate you and the next president of the united states is not going to have it. not in this town. >> during the rallies in arizona, donald trump focused
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is a major issue there in the state. in the democratic race, bernie sanders, still hurt about last week's results. >> the disaboyment to honest nest was in ohio. i hoped we had an outside shot to win in ohio. losing there by 15 points was a disappointment. >> reporter: he lost all-states to hillary clinton last tuesday include looking florida. he said he is confident his campaign will pick up victories on the west coast >> federal wildlife officials have 90 days to respond to a petition regarding black bears. the group claimed they bears should get federal protection, they talk about those killed on highways. >> the black bear is -- we only have a few chunks of land left
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pieces of land. >> activists said last year hurt florida's black bear pop i racial because of the bear hunt. more than 300 bears were killed. >> >> we have cooler weather on the way for the workweek. >> that's right, it's a beautiful mid-day. hope you have a good chance to get out there and enjoy first day of spring. looking at downtown orlando and i4, we are seeing a busy mid- day. people are getting out there enjoying themselves now that the rain has gone. 73 degrees. northwestly winds at seven miles per hour. there is all of the rain, we have a 20% shot of an isolated shower as we head into this afternoon and this evening when the actual cold front finally kicks through. after that, we'll be clearing and getting much cooler for the start of your workweek. we are all in the 70s, it's very comfortable. future track 9 is showing this cold front will take its sweet
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the woods. at 2:00. it's up to the north, providing an isolated shower or two -- once that rolls threw, clermonting skies and much cooler temperatures behind this system. it might be our last big cold front of the season, but, we are starting to heat up, for sure, 640s will dominate the next two morning, looks at a couple of low 50s holding on, only in our far southern counties. 78 in melbourne. 79 in coco, today, 79 in titusville. 75 new smyrna beach. 774 in flagler, an isolated shower along the coastline not out of the question as the cold front moves through later on this afternoon. as we saw the rain push out of here, we are enjoying the 70s and much more sunshine at the mid-day and as we move into the afternoon, we'll top out at 80,
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going to start to cool. once the front starts to push through. okay county, today, it is looking good from and overlakes bayhill area. much better for the arnold palmer tournaments than yesterday. 78 in apopka, 80 degrees woods. we are going to be looking at temperatures around 80 degrees. slight chance at 20% for an isolated shower to pop up in the area as we head into this evening. 40s and low 50s. going to dominate tonight. northwestly winds 15-25. tomorrow morning, starting at 5:00 am, i'm going to be tracking a wind chill for your monday and tuesday morning. 68 for the high, 75 tuesday. if you like the cooler weather enjoy because the 80s get back in here on wednesday for all of you lovers of the warmth >> melbourne police say they arrested this man in connection with a stabbing.
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girlfriend at a home this morning. larson got upset and used a screwdriver to stob his girlfriend several times. the victim was taken to a local hospital. police say he ran away, but >> >> nissan is expanded a recall, 2014 rogue vehicles. the pump issue can prevent the engine from starting or cause the engine to stop working while you are driving, more than 46,000 vehicles are included, you can have it repaired at a nissan dealer for free. >> >> officials say one part of florida has a huge poison problem.
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hi, guys! spring is almost here and you know what that means! easter is hopping along. so, if you're looking to stretch your dollar this easter holiday, just look at these savings at your local walmart. orlando, in head-to-head shopping, the total amount saved at walmart vs. winn-dixie was $18.08... that's 13% on this week's easter basket.
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fill your basket with walmart's every day low prices and get big savings. start shopping with walmart's every day low prices today.
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streets of downtown orlando filled with dozens of people
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the second annual together parade happened yesterday. local children that participated in the parade worked together to build floats the parade. >> >> this week, orange county students can get required vaccines free of cost. florida department of the health is offering the vaccines tuesday their thursday at the headquarters. and 2:00 p.m. vaccines will be offered on a first come first served basis. >> >> the new mascot police chief will be sworn in. eric peterson will be sworn in during the council meeting tomorrow. he accepted the position last week, the previous chief resigned last december following complaints from several officers who said he was overbearing and mistreated employees. >> >> researchers in south florida have captured for pythons down there.
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have been captured in the past few months, one weighs in at 140-pounds, 15 feet. researchers believe it is the largest male python ever documented in south florida. tracked. >> >> united launch alliance preparing to launch a rocket from cape canaveral. the spacecraft is packed with almost 8,000-pounds of experiments for the international space station, now sitting on top of an atlas 5 rocket. these photos you see here, you can see researchers working on the experiment, will be stud studying the properties of soil found on astros, rockets and the moon. 11:00 am tuesday. >> >> meteorologist marina jurica is in severe weather center 9 forecast. >> sea slight chance of an
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the day, today, otherwise, big cold front moves through this evening, we'll be looking at lows in the upper 40s to 50 degrees when you wake up tomorrow morning. a little on the chilly side. 68 for the high with plenty of sunshine monday. back to 75 by tuesday. if you enjoy the cooler weather, enjoy the beginning of the week because 80s will return by wednesday. stay with us. probably from there on. >> darlene? >> thanks for watching "eyewitness news" at noon. for more local news and tonight for "eyewitness news" at 6:00,
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