Tallahassee Police is investigating a stabbing that occurred in the 3700 block of Rosewell Drive on Christmas Eve. Law enforcement arrived and found a male victim suffering from multiple stab wounds when he is subsequently transported to the hospital. Preliminary findings reveal all parties involved are known to each other, and the stabbing occurred following a verbal dispute. No arrests have yet been made.
Tallahassee Police is also investigating an attempted armed robbery from a shooting that occurred on the 1700 block of De Saix Boulevard on Christmas morning. The victim of the attempted robbery ran away after the suspect asked him for all of his money. The victim was shot in the wrist while running. He suffered from non-life threatening wounds. There is currently no suspect description, and no arrests have been made.
Florida CFO and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis said families should dispose of their Christmas trees as soon as possible. “While it may be tempting to leave the Christmas tree up a little longer this year, it is extremely important to take down your family’s tree quickly to prevent a fire-related tragedy,” Patronis said. Nearly 30% of Christmas tree fires occur in January, according to NFPA research.
Former Florida State lawmaker, Director of Emergency Management, and current Congressman-elect Jared Moskowitz admitted that Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis “crushed” Democrats in 2022. Moskowitz made the claim because Mike Lindell, the right-leaning businessman, said on Twitter that he is going to Florida to audit the state’s election system because there is “no way” DeSantis defeated Charlie Crist by such a wide margin. Moskowitz responded to Lindell on Twitter confirming that Democrats did get beaten handily.
Florida State men’s basketball freshman Cam Corhen, who helped lead the Seminoles to a win over Notre Dame in their only game last week, has been named the ACC Rookie of the Week. Corhen scored his career-high of 18 points in leading Florida State to its second ACC win of the season over the Fighting Irish. The Seminoles are now 2-1 in league play heading into a New Year’s Eve matchup against No. 14/17 Duke at Cameron Indoor Stadium with the tip time set for 1:00 p.m.