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Man found dead on public swale in Fort Lauderdale in apparent homicide
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.- A man was found dead Monday morning on a public swale in Fort Lauderdale, authorities said.
South Florida camp counselor accused of molesting girl
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.- A camp counselor in Fort Lauderdale was arrested Monday on accusations that he molested a girl who attended the summer camp where he works, authorities said.
Deputies search for driver after man dies of injuries in hit-and-run crash
Gina Carter, a spokeswoman for the Broward County Sheriff's Office, said Frank Ali was in the area of Northwest Fifth Avenue and Northwest Sixth Street on June 20 was he was hit by a dark-colored vehicle. The driver did not stop to help Ali, Carter said.
Fort Lauderdale teen charged as adult in Boca Raton crash injuring 8 people
Police said Wanzay Denson, who turns 18 next month, and five others in his car tried to get away from them as they investigated a suspected armed robbery on North Federal Highway.
Florida man fatally beat girl, 3, says she painted over a photo of him, police say
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — In a death Miami Beach police called “senseless” and the county’s top prosecutor termed “horrific,” a man is accused of delivering a beating that killed his girlfriend’s 3-year-old daughter.Dennys Llopiz, 27, was booked into Miami-Dade’s jail Monday on a charge of first-degre
White man charged with fatally shooting black man in Florida
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors charged a white man with manslaughter Monday in the death of an unarmed black man whose videotaped shooting in a store parking lot has revived debate over Florida's "stand your ground" law.Michael Drejka, 47, has been charged with the July 19 death of Markeis
Broward schools don't rule out metal detectors at Marjory Stoneman Douglas
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla.- Broward County Public Schools will resume classes Wednesday with new security measures in place including armed guardians and new surveillance cameras, but students will return to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School without metal detectors at the doors, causing concern among
Dolphins cut defensive tackle Gabe Wright after altercation during practice
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Fort Lauderdale man arrested in connection with fatal shooting
LAUDERDALE LAKES, Fla.- Deputies arrested a Fort Lauderdale man Friday in connection with a fatal shooting in Lauderdale Lakes, authorities said.
South Florida woman finds razor blade in handle of Walmart cart
"Razor on my cart at Walmart. Someone must've put it here when I was getting things. Wasn't here when I first got the cart!!! I'm livid," Ferels wrote on Facebook with a picture of the cart.
Woman escapes as shots fired during attempted carjacking on Pembroke Road
PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.- A woman was able to get away after an attempted armed carjacking Monday morning in Pembroke Pines, police said.
Dirty Dining confronts restaurateur accused of illegal dumping in Lauderhill
LAUDERHILL, Fla.- A South Florida restaurant is being called a nuisance and the owners are now facing close to $10,000 in fines from the city of Lauderhill.
Sawgrass Mills Mall on Lockdown Due to Shoplifting Incident
Sawgrass Mills Mall in Sunrise was put on lockdown Sunday afternoon.Sunrise Police said it was not related to an active shooting. Police said a suspect shoplifted and they were in possession of a knife.Shoppers have been posting on social media that they have been ordered to shelter in place, while
Family seeks justice for high school football coach killed in hit-and-run crash
Relatives described Carlo Ullysse Jr., 27, as a loving person and hard worker. They hope someone can help them find the driver who killed him Aug. 5.
Manslaughter charge filed in Florida ‘Stand Your Ground’ parking lot shooting
McGlockton’s girlfriend said Drejka confronted her as she sat in the couple’s car with two of their children because she was parked in a handicapped-accessible space. The girlfriend, Britany Jacobs, said Drejka was cursing at her. Video shows McGlockton then exited the store and shoved Drejka to the
Car fire in Fort Lauderdale
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (CBS12) —A car erupted into an inferno in Fort Lauderdale.Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue posted video on Twitter of the effort to extinguish the flames.No word on what caused the car to burn.It happened along NW 4th Avenue, in a neighborhood off West Sunrise Boulevard.There were n
Animal sacrifices made on illegal slaughter farm in Sunrise, ARM says
SUNRISE, Fla.- A 61-year-old man was arrested over the weekend in connection with an Animal Recovery Mission investigation that revealed a goat farm in Sunrise was actually operating as an illegal slaughter farm that conducted animal sacrifices, ARM officials announced Monday in a news release.Accor
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First day of school in Palm Beach County begins smoothly with new security measures
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Slow carpool lines, flustered students, scheduling errors: There was typical first-day-of-school confusion on Monday in Palm Beach County, with a new twist.
Miami Beach Man Charged With Killing Girlfriend's Child
"The 3-year-old female was transported to Mount Sinai Hospital where she died. Our detectives have worked on this investigation through the weekend, coordinating our efforts with the Medical Examiner and the State Attorney's Office," explained Officer Ernesto Rodriguez of the Miami Beach Police Depa