Florida Pirate Gets Raided
February 12, 2009 at 5:04 AM (PT)
A pirate FM in WINTER HAVEN, FL has been shut down in a raid by the FCC with POLK COUNTY deputies and the WINTER HAVEN Police Department. "ONE LOVE RADIO" was broadcasting with a 100-watt transmitter at 87.9 FM, causing POST-NEWSWEEK CBS affiliate WKMG-TV/ORLANDO, which broadcasts its analog signal on TV channel 6, to complain about interference.
ANTHONY DAVIS, a security guard who operated the pirate station, has been charged with a third degree felony of unlawfull radio transmissions.