- Marion County Sheriff’s deputies are still searching for Patrick Dennis Smith, who has been missing since 1 a.m. Wednesday. Smith, who left a note indicating he no longer wanted to live, is nearly blind and has been diagnosed as bipolar.
- Ashley Eucker, a fifth-grade teacher at Plantation Oaks Elementary School, was arrested after investigators said someone found cocaine in her purse.
- An Emerson College student created a T-shirt with the words “Boston Strong” written on them following the Boston Marathon bombings. More than 35,000 shirts have been sold and he’s raised more than $500,000.
- Human remains were found at the Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport by TSA agents.
The city of Gainesville will remove the criminal condition history check box from its city employment application. That and more in 90 seconds.