Man who jumped over Belleair bridge rail arrested - WFLA News Channel 8

Man who jumped over Belleair bridge rail arrested

Posted: Updated:
PINELLAS COUNTY, FL - Man who has jumped over the railing of the Belleair Causeway Bridge in Pinellas County this week is under arrest, Pinellas deputies said.

Robert Tebow, 34, got out of the Dodge Durango, ran to the railing and jumped after being pulled over for speeding. Pinellas County Sheriff's Office Patrol Unit, Flight Section, and Marine Unit looked for Tebow together with US Coast Guard and Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.


Related story: 09/25/2013 Man jumps over bridge rail to flee traffic stop in Pinellas

Deputies identified Tebow on a surveillance footage from a convenience store. Members of the Violent Crimes Task Force found and arrested Tebow Wednesday in South Pasadena.

Officials charged him with fleeing and eluding and providing a false name among other charges.
  • Sign up for WFLA News Channel 8 Email Alerts

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Powered by WorldNow

200 South Parker Street, Tampa, FL 33606

Telephone: 813.228.8888
Fax: 813.225.2770

Can’t find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.