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i'm allison kropff. and i'm ian reitz. right now-- tampa police have several blocks taped off in south tampa outside a house where officers shot and killed a man. 10news reporter sarah hollenbeck is live on cherokee avenue, near himes and gandy. sarah, this was a close call for officers. yes. it was a protective shield that saved a tampa police officer's life. the officer was holding that shield when the man fired at him, the bullet was less than an
officers tell me after the man tried to shoot them twice-- the first time the gun didn't go off-- they had no choice but to fire back, killing him in the front yard of the home at 3312 cherokee. officers were here because someone called 9-1-1 for help in a domestic dispute officers killed and a woman who lives inside. the woman was not hurt. but a tampa police spokesperson tell close that bullet came to the officers. more than one officer will be on paid administrative leave while the police department investigates. police aren't releasing the man's name. officers are out here now working to find out why that
the officers. live in s tampa, sarah hollenbeck, 10news wtsp if you've ever needed to leave your car behind at a bar or restaurant after having a couple of drinks, check out this story. tampa city council is cracking down on towing companies found breaking a city law. the law prevents them from hauling away cars outside of bars and restauraints...places where you might have been drinking. 10news reporter emerald morrow is live along south howard in tampa where towing has been a huge problem. emerald, tampa is sending a strong warning to towing companies. - yeah, the city sent out a memo to all towing companies to remind them of the city's law that says they're not supposed to be towing people's cars out of lots like this one...even though the sign says otherwise.... - they had to do this because so many tow truck companies were hooking up cars and taking them away when they
investigation that looked through hundreds of thousands of towing records shows the highest concentration of towing incidents happened right here along south howard...where many people come out to drink and have a good time - tampa's ordinance says companies aren't supposed to be towing your car of parking lots of businesses where people have been drinking alcohol... - it was put in place to make sure you felt safe leaving your car if you had a little too much to drink and didn't want to put your safety or anyone else's at risk by getting behind the wheel. and for 6 o clock, i'm working on a list of things you should do in case your car is ever towed from a lot when all you were trying to do was be safe. live in tampa, emerald morrow, 10news, wtsp. a texas police officer is facing murder charges for shooting and killing a teenager while off duty. farmers branch police officer ken johnson allegedly chased jose cruz down sunday. he then shot and killed him ...after he suspected the 16- year-old broke into a car. another teen was also hurt in the incident...but he is expected to survive.
carries a purse with them will want to see this story. bay area bandits accused of stealing purses were busted in polk county. four teens and one adult were riding in this stolen jeep grand cherokee according to lake wales police. they were found wednesday at the the sizzlin' grill on u.s. highway 27. the five are suspected in a string of purse thefts stretching across four bay area counties and at least seven cities. here's what one woman -- who didn't want to reveal her indentity -- told us. lake wales police along with more than half a dozen lake wales police along with more than half a dozen other agencies are investigating. all five people are facing charges this morning. the case of hulk hogan versus the website, gawker over a leaked sex tape could be in the hands of the jury by the end of the day. one video deposition from the defense is scheduled this morning, then
in a video deposition wednesday, heather cole, the ex-wife of bubba the love sponge, says she never knew the sex between her and hogan was being recorded. court starts at 9:00 this morning. 10 news will have a crew there. you can watch the trial live by downloading our 10 news app. a breast cancer breakthrough could change how some patients are treated. doctors in england say they were able to get rid of tumors in less than two weeks. they combined two existing cancer drugs herceptin and tykerb and gave that to patients with early stage her2 positive breast cancer. that's an aggressive form of they found that in patients the tumors disappeared within eleven days. doctors at moffitt cancer center say these results are promising but not game changing. doctors say more
figure out why the treatment worked so well and so fast in that small group. many of you will be celebrating st. patrick's day today. so if you're making plans, you may want to head to dunedin. flanagan's irish pub on main street is once again throwing its st. paddy's day street festival. there will be live music, traditional irish food, and beer! the free event begins at 11:00 this morning. as you celebrate, you'll want to make sure you get home safe. triple a and anheuser-busch have teamed up for their tow-to-go program. even if you're not a triple a member, you can call for a ride anytime today through 6 a.m. on tomorrow. triple a will then safely drive you and your car home or somewhere safe within 10 miles. and it's all free. the number to call is 8-5-5 2-tow-2-go we're learning more about president obama's visit to cuba coming up in just a few days. as we've been telling you, obama is the first sitting president to visit the island nation in about seven decades. during his time there.. he'll meet with advocay groups and the country's president, raul
crews in cuba are making renovations for a rolling stones concert on march 22. preparations are also underway for the tampa bay rays game in havana. they'll be playing the cuban national team on march 22. with the rays playing an exhibition game in cuba - i'll be there as well. i'll be bringing you coverage from the historical game in havana.. and the presidents visit... starting sunday night. it's something you'll definitely be talking about at work or maybe even watching at work.. the ncaa tournament starts today! and you can watch it all right here on 10 news and c-b-s. crews have been working round the clock to set up so that all you have to do is pick up your remote and turn the television on. it's not just the players who are feeling the march madness pressure, a director is feeling the heat before game time.
throughout the tournament. it will be pretty easy to get your feet into nike's newest shoes. how tits laces do all the work for you. we'll explain. but first, his owner thought she was dead. after the break, a puppy who was lost at sea for more than a month is back at home this morning. coming up tonight on 10 news and c-b-s. starting at 7:00, the n-c double a tournament continues with indiana vs. chattanooga. at 9:30, kentucky vs. stoney brook. 10 news at 11 will follow right after the games. live look at the sunshine skyway
right now.. right now.. we're staying on top of breaking news out of tampa where a man is dead after being shot and killed by police. it happened on cherokee, east of himes and south of ballast point. this is a live look. several officers responded to a domestic dispute. the man fired his gun and officers shot back. a woman inside the house was hurt, but not seriously. we have a crew on scene and will bring you updates as we learn more. a texas police
the fatal shooting of a teenager, while off duty. farmers branch police officer ken johnson allegedly chased jose cruz down sunday...and then shot and killed him ...after he suspected the 16- year-old broke into a car. another teen was also wounded in the incident...but is expected to survive. there's a new law when it comes to tow companies hauling away your car. if you're getting ready to head out for st. patrick's day celebrations.. you'll want to pay attention. it's a story we've been staying on top of for you.. if you park at a bar or a restaurant.. your car should not be towed away. city council say the ordinance was past to discourage drinking and driving. places in south tampa will be watched more closely where it continues to be a huge problem. nike has unveiled its first self-lacing sneaker. --here's how it works. --you can make the shoe fit looser or tighter by pressing buttons on the side of the shoe. --when you step into the shoe -- youre heel will hit the sensor --you can then press two buttons on the side that adjusts the
--nike is trying out new products -- hoping to hit the $50 billion revenue goal by 2020. --you can buy these starting this holiday season --but you have to have the nike+ app. this is such a cool story. in a few hours a puppy will be reunited with her owner after being lost at sea. luna fell overboard from a fishing boat five weeks ago near san clemente island, off the coast of san diego, california. then on tuesday, a woman found luna walking on the side of the road and called the owner. luna's owner is out of town and won't get back until later this morning, so he had his best friend welcome luna home:
still out on whether sit-stand desks are good for your health. cochrane researchers found no evidence that people who used the desks sat significantly less than when they used a conventional desk. health experts do warn that long periods of sitting can increase the risk of heart disease and obesity. you've heard of therapy dogs before...but some patients at a hospital in new york city got a visit from another animal...a pony. meet honor. she is a therapy pony. she was brought in to help cheer up some children who are in the hospital. doctors say
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it is thick along the coast -- thick. it is thick along the coast including the skyway. we will be talking about that all morning long. we will clear by the afternoon. in less than three minutes i will have the three day forecast looking into the weekend. the biggest hotspot is from road warrior hilary zalla. the skyway bridge is closed because of heavy fog. you can see how thick it is an less than 100 feet at some points near the top. this will impact the downtown interchange into tampa because that's where everybody is going to head to get around this. in less than 10 minutes i will break down the detour if you take the skyway bridge.