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not have taken responsibility for it on my own. >> a former bay area little league leader explains his actions after he admits to stealing thousands of dollars from kids. a murder mystery, the neighborhood where a young woman's death is putting residents on edge. good evening i am keith cate. >> i'm jennifer leigh. thank you for joining us. a former little league president out of jail tonight after he marched into the police station money from the baseball organization. we were the only tv station there as john ferrara walked to freedom. peter bernard on the night be tonight, wondering did this guy give you a reason why he ripped off the little league? >> i really wish i did i don't have the answer to the question. he did say that he did not explain while he -- why he took the money but he did apologize for his crime.
little league president tried to get away from me without answering a crucial questions can you tell us why you took the money. >> i can't. >> people at the tarpon springs little league having a game they are really disappointed they want to know where their cash went. >>reporter: these are the victims of his thievery. tarpon springs police tell us he siphoned off cash he collected selling hotdogs, sodas and pretzels at the concession stand. >>reporter: tell us why you took the money what's the deal. >> not on drugs. >>reporter: what is the deal >>reporter: usually in $300 increments he funneled to a business account total at the comes to almost 13 grand. >> give us something otherwise of the figure trying to duck, trying to duck i turn myself in for that is not ducking. >>reporter: at the tarpon springs little league field. >> i heard about it. i think it is a shame. said. >>reporter: stunned parents trying to understand how this could happen. >> i think that everything that
from something like this. >>reporter: little league about instilling honesty and fair place. we are here to watch the kids, the kids are here to learn about being good citizens. they take a pledge before each game which is really sad. >>reporter: john for our tells me his wife is not involved. >>reporter: but you say you are sorry? >> obviously i would not have taken responsibility for it on my own. >>reporter: asked for him taking responsibilfo started getting suspicious. they have all kinds of excuses then they say they started to smell a rat. >> peter bernard on the night be tonight thank you, peter. a murder mystery in hillsborough county, 26 -year-old woman found early murdered on the side of the road. tonight people who live in the neighborhood are scared about what might happen next. these neighbors are telling news channel eight that living in
paul mueller live at the hillsborough county sheriffs office. do investigators have any leads at this point? >>reporter: as of last check they are working some leads that obviously that means the killer is still out there on the loose. that means it is not comforting for some neighbors who live in that area. the victim's family too distraught to go on camera instead giving us this picture, this is 26 -year-old evelyn wooden of tampa. intersection of 20th avenue south and 58th street south in palmer yesterday afternoon. her body discovered in a ditch by a person writing on . deputies hard at work picking apart the scene searching clues to solve the crime. >> there is nothing, we don't know nothing. >>reporter: people who live on the block left with more questions than answers. not one person in around here
crazy is there somebody out here that will come again. >>reporter: are you concerned this happened in your neighborhood. >> of course i am i flipped here 19 years this has never happened as far as i know. >>reporter: neighbors tell me they don't know the victim but she is well known to the sheriffs office in and out of jail, some of those times for prostitution. her last stint last month but still neighbors say regardless of how she lived her life it did not have to in that way. >> nobody deserves that >> sympathy and empathy i have lost family members in the past but not to anything like this. >>reporter: investigators have yet to release an exact cause of death. they will say that she had blunt force trauma to the upper body. >> do we know if the murder had anything to do with her criminal history or was this just some random act of violence? >>reporter: investigators not releasing a lot of information. still trying to get a lot of answers out there but still at
information a lot of people on edge. paul mueller live thank you. a teenager facing second- degree felony charges for making a threat against his school. the 15 -year-old student from ridgewood high told others dude and start to come to school because he wanted to shoot it up. he is charged with making a false report to using a firearm in a violent manner. residents in a pasco county neighborhood sick and re watch this guy who thinks he has a green light on garbage, turns out he is busted on trash cam. chances are right now as you are watching this, they may not even know this video was rolling the whole time. >> how disrespectful is this, completely. just a nightmare and the people that do it, do it over and over again. i have chased them out of here
>>reporter: illegal dumping is a third-degree felony. if you recognize any of these folks there is a cash reward. six days left on this campaign trail donald trump in battleground florida today making stops in miami, orlando and pensacola. a woman who sued donald trump set to come forward for the first time however her attorney canceled a press conference because the woman known only as jane doe claims the client h trump has repeatedly denied this and other allegations. hillary clinton on the west coast today in nevada and arizona as polls show trump gaining or leading in both states. in las vegas clinton greeted hotel workers before taking the stage to talk to rackley to latino voters about life under president trump. she went on to hold another rally in tempe, arizona. vice president joe biden made a stop in tampa turning up
300. urging them not only to vote but to take others with them to the polls. the vice president took the time to remind the crowd that trump cannot win the white house if clinton wins florida. >> i don't know how the heck you guys work this out but it gets down to florida, florida, florida. not a joke you do your job we get to go to bed early tuesday >> biden made a stop in west palm beach as president obama has multiple stops scheduled for tomorrow as well as sunday. speaking of sunday, on sunday morning tune in for a one-hour political special here on news channel eight. candace mcallen and i break down all the major races affecting you, including the final days of the presidential race. a special episode of your vote
clues continues at the home of a man accused of gunning down two iowa police officers in ambush attack. urbandale officer justin martin and des moines officer anthony beminio were gunned down while sitting in their patrol cars. detectives arrested 46 -year-old scott green hours after the shooting. they say he caught both officers by surprise. >> i can tell you that based on what i have seen so far there was absolutely nothing either one of these officers could have done to prevent this save themselves once i started. >> a memorial growing outside the urbandale police department. dozens of citizens have come by to pay respects to officer martin there. a fire that destroyed a 111 -year-old african-american church in mississippi labeled a hate crime. when firefighters arrived it was fully engulfed in flames. they also notice someone spray- painted vote trump on the building. the mayor pointed out such intimidation and discrimination should not be happening in 2016. bill cosby back in court
drugged and sexually assaulted a former temple university employee. cosby's lawyers argued he should not stand trial in june because he was told he would not be prosecuted after he testified in a 2005 civil disputes -- civil disposition. the hearing as opposed to wrap up tomorrow. less than a week to election day, anger really boiling over. coming up next not just talking about the campaign trail. how this election is bringing out the worst in some huber wants to make it easier to get around. what changes you start to see in your right sharing app. despite extra clouds we had near record high temperatures warm upper '80s, the trend will carry on for the short term but a cold front on the way for the weekend. . you don't have to wait for sunday, thursday night football, tune in before the game tomorrow, steve jerve he and
he's gus! he's gus! he's gus! he's gus! gus bilirakis. gus bilirakis! gus is for us. for us. all of us. and he gets things done. and he gets things done. gus stood up to his own party... to stop flood insurance hikes. he's protecting our veterans... and our seniors. and he's fighting to keep america safe. gus is for us. gus is always for us. gus is for us. for us! all of us! i'm gus bilirakis, and i approve this message. i'm gus bilirakis, under state attorney mark ober's watch, rape and sexual assault are on the rise. ober is not just ineffective, he declined to prosecute a man who forced a girl into sexual slavery, even blamed the victim. ober: she was with him voluntarily. our community deserves new leadership. andrew warren, an experienced prosecutor, will reallocate resources to target violent crime,
it's time for new leadership. the weekend and pasco county residents a campaign signs are being stolen. one caught this the our camera taking her hillary clinton sign off the long. the thief rolled up in a golf cart. and tarpon springs this owner caught someone stealing the trump sign off his property this is the second time something is happened to his political science. in hillsborough county kids
running across the grass and swiping at trump's them. just you know political sign these could face charges. this is the first time we have had reports of stolen and damaged political science. happening for months leading up to tuesday. life tonight i guess the claws are out as lisa says on the bottom of the screen, especially in this election season perhaps more than ever >>reporter: we all know it is time to vote and pick a new president. in this election year it's creating a whole lot of drama between friends and family not just in person but also on social media. >> i have been a radio since 1994. i've never seen election so divisive and with amazing amount of lack of understanding and respect for opposing points a view. >>reporter: afternoon host on 102.5 takes hundreds of phone calls each and every week, getting a first-hand perspective from his radio show
felt the wrath this week of those with intense political views and even had to take down a social media post promoting a local concert. >> i tweeted out and within -- i forgot i tweeted i checked 5 minutes later, there was a lot of cursing, people telling me they will never listen again. >>reporter: not listening to your favorite radio station? all over a tweet? that wasn't even meant to be political? a lot of people take politics seriously, very seriously. and they are ready to say adios to this year's election. >> frankly not very happy with the ugly political ads being run local and statewide races so the whole thing, glad for it to be over with. >> too much ready for it to be done. i have never felt that way as an adult. >>reporter: we only have six days left to go so how do you handle this final stretch? according to this etiquette coach, if you are uncomfortable
you walk away right to the next person has another -- you may have to hide until it is over. thank you. what you think about all the attention this election season? share your thoughts on our news channel eight facebook page right now. a california judge officially gave the go-ahead for a $26 million settlement against the haircare company -wen. more than 200 customers part of the class-action lawsuit. plenty of americans buying guns ahead of next week's election gun makers storm rigor report sales during the 3rd quarter of 66%. the company points out that background checks are on the rise. hillary clinton wants to reinstate the ban on assault weapons following their use in several deadly mass shootings. donald trump opposes such a fan arguing for fewer gun
ride faster and easier. you will soon have the ability to set your friend as a destination without needing to know their address. just type in a name and uber will ask them for permission to share their location. updated up can look at your calendar, suggesting destinations and routes. the features rollout gradually for ios and android users in the coming weeks. set the clocks back, good reminder you don't want to be late for whatever event you may have sunday. temperatures pleasant after a cold front passes 78 degrees mostly sunny skies, cool morning, 79 degrees. today a warm 88 for the high temperature very close to the record high set in 1972, 89 degrees is the record. another warm day tomorrow but as we get closer to friday and eventually saturday, temperatures drop a little bit.
with the sky. several lovely pictures also this venus, saturn, taken last night but we saw this tonight so the configuration over the next several days, the moon, venus and not as bright, saturn to the right of that. a 9 p.m. 76 degrees, 68 at 7:00 a.m., 84 at 4:00 p.m. current temperatures mild, 70 and brandon, palm harbor 76 and clearwater beach center, upper 60s, wesley chapel, lake placid and 75 in venice. a few high clouds stream in from the west. lower clouds too coming in from the east. a few light showers, a few raindrops today rare of late in fact very rare in a day forecast. drier air high above in the atmosphere but mostly low-level moisture rolling along on the strong easterly flow. stronger gust in inland areas. a nontropical low but a
of november. the next five days this general area about a 20% chance for possible development and if it would develop likely move far off the coast no concern there. atlanta falcons in town playing tomorrow night 78 degrees right here on news channel eight. very nice very nice weather that tailgating, the game itself should should be fantastic weather. high-pressure the big feature sitting to the north of us. shs he did not see many after that. thursday morning mild temperatures upper 60s, extra clouds. a few sprinkles possible stronger east to north easterly flow across the area thursday afternoon but overall a very light breeze. then we turn attention to the approach of a cold front coming from the north that will bring cooler driver -- cooler, drier air. not as cool as we got 48 hours
adjustments especially with humidity. after friday the front will move through. not a lot of moisture built up ahead of that do not expecting much in the way of precip. cooler air and drier air saturday. sunday the area of high pressure will shift to the east and that will give us appear easterly flow. both saturday and sunday look like nice days and cool mornings to start. evening condition 74 degrees overnight. as we head to the early morning hours temperatures upper 60s with partly clouki 84 degrees. keep in mind 88, certainly a nice, warm day today. thursday 84, 82 friday, 79 saturday, nice weekend ahead. rain not much in the way of plans the next several days. the clocks go back and we will continue to remind you about it. overnight temperatures come back a little bit the next week
so those temperatures are definitely trending downward. if we don't see the bounce back in the heat and humidity like we saw a couple months ago. >> thank goodness. coming up the cubs and indians clash in a winner take all game 7. an update as it stretches on. >> nailbiter. bucs and falcons getting ready to tangle on thursday night football how will a short week affect the teams? we hear from gerald in sports. remember this year's heart walk comingp pretty much right around the corner now. joint stacy's team, matching the first $50,000 we raise go to wf la .com/heart walk for details. local school districts report dozens of missing or stolen items every single year. how much it cost taxpayers and what the districts are doing to prevent it. weather and traffic on the
he sues tax payers to cover the outrageous cost of a lavish courthouse. buesing files forclosures on homes critical to seniors. his law firm is accused of running up costs on a school district at the expense of our kids. trailing in the polls, buesing attacks dana young. for things she never did. so we ask... mr. buesing, will you do anything to win?
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get paid. too often marco rubio didn't show up and failed us when he did. i am patrick murphy. to get things done, you've got to show up. you've got to work together. whether it's protecting social security and women's health care or growing the economy, we've got to start solving problems instead of pointing fingers. i am patrick murphy and i approve this message
. the advent of social media has lent unique perspective to this year's world series between the indians and cubs. famed astrophysicist the other grass tyson took to twitter to remind us how far humanity has come since the cavs last won in 1908. exampl legally allowed to vote and the existence of the adam had only reason we've been established. will 108 years of blaming billy goats come to an inch and i? sure look like as the cubs built of five one lead in game seven but indians have been storming back up to run home run tie the game in the bottom of the ape at last check the score 6- 6
game 8. tomorrow night all eyes on the buccaneers thursday night football dispense upon raymond james stadium. you can watch the bucs and falcons on news channel eight. a pivotal match of. dirty birds currently perched across -- atop the standings a buccaneers when neck will cast the division into absolute chaos. a victory for coach cutter's crew bring the bucs back to 500 have a game back with two wins over atlanta and a spotless record in the division. a short turnaround for both teams falcons fresh up a 3rd packers well buccaneers lick their wounds from sunday's overtime loss to the raiders. for gerald mccoy the short week is par for the course. >> not much sleep, especially a married man with a lot of kids you don't get much sleep. halloween mixed in there, don't get much sleep. but we have got to manage, forget the last game, double up with prep mentally and physically got to do the best you can.
feel better than others. ever guys recover better than us older guys. old guys it's crazy. >> also a quick turnaround for sports office we have to feed the beast too, men and tomorrow we have a feast an hour-long newscast featuring live reports from raymond james stadium. that show starts at 7:00, packed with exclusive content. interviews with nbc analyst chris collinsworth and nfl hall of famer tony dungy. >> i like the >> you take the night off. >> i will be watching. >> number one fan. >> right back with winning
carson and i have seen some terrible ads attacking our mom dana young. for things she never did. it hurts because mom is cool. she is caring, she works hard. t us we know from experience. mom put her career on hold for us. to raise our family. she is a role model for everyone in our community. i'm proud of you mom, we both are. dana young for the florida senate. he's gus! he's gus! he's gus! he's gus! gus bilirakis. gus bilirakis! gus is for us. for us. all of us. and he gets things done.
to stop flood insurance hikes. he's protecting our veterans... and our seniors. and he's fighting to keep america safe. gus is for us. gus is always for us. gus is for us. for us! all of us! vote gus bilirakis for congress. i'm gus bilirakis, and i approve this message. ? ? lookin' out on the morning rain ?
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cooler weekend cold front coming through friday so look forward to upper 70s near 80 this weekend. >> sweet. >> you like pumpkins? >> pumpkin pie and i like smashing them and the band smashing pumpkins. >> wish we had music to accompany this smashing pumpkin video. a lot of things to do with those rotten pumpkins, why throw them out when you can throw them off of a roof. students at the university of oregon dipped pumpkins and liquid nitrogen before they drop them four stories. the bucs bonus can, we do that stuff on the weekends not when you guys are round. not sure what you learn here but apparently something you learned but it is very cool. >> sciences cool. >> good show for science people. >> he had some hits in the 70s. >> is a game still tied? >> as far as i know voices in my head haven't told me
the station. >> we will keep the people up- to-date. >> thanks for joining us. jimmy fallon coming up
next. next newscast 4:30 a.m.. have a great night. we will see you back here tomorrow night. i'm hillary clinton and i approve this message. donald trump: i could stand in the middle of 5th avenue and shoot somebody and i wouldn't lose any voters, okay? and you can tell them to go f--- themselves! you know, you could see there was blood coming out of her eyes,