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May 16, 2000
Tampa Bay: May 16, 2000
Tampa attorney slain; another arson in Ybor
- Tampa lawyer Grover Cleveland Freeman Jr. was shot to death about 11:40 p.m. Monday at his Carrollwood home allegedly by his ex-wife, who jumped off, surviving the plunge, authorities say.
- An arsonist struck again in Ybor area early Tuesday morning.
Hillsborough County news
[Times photo: Fraser Hale]
| An arson reward sign is posted at the house, which burned early Monday;
Arson ruins house fixed for parent
An initial explosion was so strong it knocked part of the house off its foundation.
New weekend ban holds water
TAMPA -- Somebody was following the rules Sunday.
Shot 10 times, restaurateur survives 9 hours of surgery
TAMPA -- Two former employees barged into a Carrollwood restaurant Saturday, turned their guns on co-owner Mike Robie and shot him 10 times, detectives said.
Court held state attorney hopeful in contempt
Republican candidate Mark Ober was in legal trouble in 1992 for refusing to pay child support required by a divorce settlement.
Pedestrian dies in hit-and-run accident in Tampa
TAMPA -- A Tampa man crossing the street near his home was killed early Monday morning by a hit-and-run driver in the Port of Tampa area, police said.
Tampa Bay headlines
Expert declares Aisenberg evidence inaudible
Drought demands new tactics
Worries preceded child sex arrest
Boater dies after head hits bridge
New tool keeps track of parking
Swimming toward Paralympics
Museum garners city help
Officials to ponder referendum plans
Firefighters practice swinging ax
Drowning victim had a love for life
Putting up signs may be a welcome idea in Oldsmar
County may ban public drinking
Officials to discuss Explorers situation
Tuition to inch up for SPJC students
Largo official wants elections post
Theaters would project life into downtown Clearwater
Largo woman found dead in bathtub
Auto shops fear losses if emissions testing ends
Women file suit over controversial diet drug
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