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Sketch released of suspect in Countryside Mall carjacking attempt

Clearwater, Florida -- Clearwater Police have released a sketch of who they believe is a suspect in the carjacking attempt at Westfield Countryside Mall on Feb. 2.

Police talked with a witness who believes she saw the man before he attempted to carjack a 24-year-old Largo mother, who was with her two kids, at gunpoint in the mall parking lot.

St. Pete sees rise in auto burglaries

St. Petersburg, Florida -- Detectives are asking for the public's assistance in stopping a growing problem: the crime of auto burglary. 

Since 2012, auto burglaries in the City have increased by 45 percent and detectives report that a vast majority of these incidents could have easily been prevented.

Chaleeta Green says her car was targeted in her own driveway.

"It was just like any other day: I picked my daughter up, dropped her at school, did some errands. I went to get my wallet and it was gone." 

Father arrested for DUI with son in back seat

Clearwater, Florida -- A Largo man was arrested for DUI and child neglect outside a fast food restaurant Super Bowl Sunday after police found him intoxicated behind the wheel with his 4-year-old son in the back seat.

Shortly after the game, around 10:30 p.m., David Timothy Higgins pulled into the drive-thru at the Wendy's at 900 S. Missouri Ave. to order food. The manager noticed he was intoxicated and had a child in the back seat, so she asked him to pull his car over while she waited on his food to cook. Instead, she called Clearwater Police.

Man tries carjacking mother with 2 kids at Countryside Mall

Clearwater, Florida -- Clearwater police are searching for a man who attempted to carjack a woman at gunpoint at Westfield Countryside Mall Sunday afternoon.

Police say the 24-year-old woman outside her car between Macy's and J.C. Penney with her two school-aged children when a man approached her. He then pulled out a silver or chrome handgun, pulled back the slide and demanded her vehicle.

PHOTOS: Westfield Countryside Mall carjacking attempt

Pasco doctor who fondled patients is back in jail

Clearwater, Florida -- The Pasco doctor who spent time in jail after 10 Investigates allegations he had fondled several patients is back in jail again!

Dr. Gunwant Dhaliwal was convicted Thursday by a Pinellas jury on weapons charges.

Dhaliwal was sentenced to one-year probation but must serve 60 days of the probation in jail. He also has to undergo a psychiatric valuation, anger management training, forfeit the weapon involved and is not allowed to have a firearm during probation. 

Driver gets 4 years for crash that killed Graziano brother

LARGO, Florida (AP) - A Tampa Bay area man has been sentenced to four years in prison for a fatal drunken driving crash.

The victim was Michael Graziano, whose brother John was left in a vegetative state following a crash involving the son of professional wrestler Hulk Hogan.

RELATED: John Graziano released from hospital

Man allegedly shoots mother's fiance, himself at hotel

Pinellas Park, Florida -- A man who allegedly shot his mother's fiance and then himself New Year's Day died at Bayfront Hospital Thursday afternoon.

Pinellas Park Police say Anthony McClaney, 29, and his family were staying at the Town Place Suites Marriott Hotel after they were displaced from their Largo home due to a fire.