This Florida Man Friday features a Florida Man who was arrested after he broke into Rocco’s Tacos (located in Florida) to steal alcohol for his friends recovering from alcohol addiction. And I thought I was bad at giving gifts.
This past Presidents’ Day, former NFL wide receiver, Vincent Jackson, 38, was found dead in his hotel room in Brandon, Florida. On Monday February 15th, a housekeeper discovered Jackson dead at 11:30 am. The cause of death is currently under investigation by the Hillsborough County Medical Examiner’s Office. For now, there are no apparent signs of trauma.
On April 21, 2012, 19-year-old Tanner Barton was invited to a party at a friend’s house in Kokomo, Indiana. The next morning, Tanner was dead. I had the opportunity to sit (over Zoom) with Tanner’s mother, Michele Barton, to discuss what happened to her son and what her next steps are for bringing anyone responsible for Tanner’s death to justice.