Prosecutors just filed a new motion asking the judge to allow Donaldson's prior bad acts and crimes in each trial, also known as "Williams Rule," as evidence.
In court documents filed this summer, Trae Donaldson's attorneys claimed evidence of each murder might help bolster proof in the other murders. They worried that would stack the deck against him and the result would not be a fair trial.
In court documents just filed, attorneys for Howell "Trae" Donaldson say evidence of each murder may help bolster proof in the other murders. The defense says that would stack the deck against Donaldson and the result would not be a fair trial.
During the coronavirus pandemic, the country has seen a resurgence of support for local businesses, many of which are struggling to stay alive.
From Interstate 275 at Hillsborough Avenue, it’s hard to miss the iconic steeple and the brick church below. It’s a landmark to many, but to its congregation and pastor, it’s a burden.
Police in Tampa identified the gunman involved in the October 12 shooting of a teenager in Seminole Heights.
An eco-friendly trend in shopping has reached Tampa. The city's first zero-waste store encourages customers to fill their own containers, again and again.
A group of Seminole Heights residents are petitioning the city to stop a developer from building a storage facility on East Hillsborough Avenue in Seminole Heights.
Christina Cann and her husband, Brett Wiewiora, say they are getting back to the roots of bread-making at their family-owned bakery and sandwich house in Seminole Heights.
A tentative court date in 2020 has been set for Howell Donaldson III.
Seminole Heights General Store has a little bit of everything.
A former convenience store has been reborn into a hip social spot in Seminole Heights.
"My husband says, 'If something is locked, you need to find out why before you open it,'" said Seminole Heights homeowner Marina Terracciano.
Tampa police are searching for a porch pirate suspect who stole from a Seminole Heights resident.
The State Attorney's Office released thousands of never-before-seen photos in the case against the accused Seminole Heights serial killer.
Tampa police are investigating a crash that left a Seminole Heights home seriously damaged.
Frank Roder and his partner moved into their Seminole Heights home in 1986. The towering live oak in the backyard has been around much longer; Roder estimates about 200 years.
The parents of suspected Seminole Heights serial killer Howell "Trae" Donaldson III are being released from several months of house arrest after reaching an agreement to cooperate with prosecutors’ investigation into the four murders.
An emergency hearing was held Wednesday for the man accused of shooting four people in Seminole Heights.
During last year’s Seminole Heights murder spree, the accused serial killer was acting strange, according to an ex-girlfriend.