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COPY-News Minute: Here is the latest Florida news from The Associated Press

Associated Press - June 20, 2007 8:44 AM ET

TEMPLE, TERRACE, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are expected to release more information today on the accident that seriously injured a mother and her two children on a Temple Terrace road. Police say the three were hit last night as they walked across the street.

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) - Authorities are investigating a fatal shooting by a probation officer in Panama City. Officials say Monica Pennington was trying to arrest Camilla Merville for violating probation when the probation officer fired one shot, killing Merville. It's not yet clear what happened inside the house before the shooting.

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) - The man rescued from a lake in Downtown Disney could be charged with lying about a second missing swimmer. The Orange County sheriff's office says investigators will forward charges of filing a false report against Mark Weathersby to the Orange-Osceola State Attorney's Office.

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) - A police sergeant in Jacksonville has been suspended following his arrest on drunken driving charges. Patrol Sergeant Charles Harold Ford was suspended pending the results of internal and criminal investigations.

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