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Riviera Beach man charged with attempted murder after shots fired at woman
RIVIERA BEACH, Fla. - A Riviera Beach man, accused of firing shots at the mother of his children Thursday, is being held in jail without bond.Law enforcement said Timothy Patterson, 24, got into an argument with the woman near West 35th Street, which escalated to shots fired.The woman called 911 but
JUST IN: Man pleads guilty to 2017 Boynton Beach stabbing
WEST PALM BEACH —A 20-year-old man whoBoynton Beach police say stabbed a woman several times in her apartment in 2017pleaded guilty Thursday afternoon, according to court documents.Benito Felipe Crisanto pleaded guilty to attempted murder with a deadly weapon, aggravated assault with a deadly weapon
Multiple lane closures expected in West Palm Beach next week
WEST PALM BEACH —Summer construction is in full swing throughout Palm Beach County, notably downtown West Palm Beach.According to Kathleen Walters, Director of Communications for West Palm Beach, the work on Forest Hill Blvd. near Dixie Highway is scheduled to conclude Tuesday.
NEW: Man stabbed to death at West Palm senior home, medical examiner says
A man was fatally stabbed April 2, 2018, at Christian Manor apartments in West Palm Beach. (Olivia Hitchcock / The Palm Beach Post)
Eighth Brightline fatality is 29-year-old man, according to Boynton Beach police
This Brightline train travels through the intersection of SE 4th Street and East Ocean Avenue in Boynton Beach in the area of where a man was killed trying to cross the tracks on a bicycle Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2018.LEAH VOSS/TCPALM
Lake Worth woman shines laser light at sheriff's helicopter, blinding pilot
LAKE WORTH, Fla.- A Lake Worth woman was arrested early Thursday after she shined a laser light into the cockpit of a Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office helicopter flying over her neighborhood during a power outage, blinding the pilot, deputies said.
Ex-New England Mafia boss 'Cadillac Frank' guilty in slaying
Salemme’s co-defendant, Paul Weadick, was also convicted of murder of a federal witness. Both of them face up to life in prison.
LATEST: 'Stand your ground' defense raised at Boynton homicide trial
Lannis Waters/The Palm Beach PostCynthia Ballard shows assistant State Attorney Andrew Slater how Samuel "Bo" Barber tackled Kunta Kinte Riddick before fatally shooting him on Nov. 29 in Boynton Beach, during a Stand Your Ground hearing in Barberâs first-degree murder case Thursday, June 21, 2018. T
Ex-cop Nouman Raja's trial delayed again in shooting death of Corey Jones
Judge Samantha Schosberg Feuer denied Raja’s request to dismiss manslaughter and attempted murder charges based on the“stand your ground”defensein Jones’s death. Richard Lubin, Raja's attorney, is appealing that ruling.
Palm Beach County sheriff, school district sued for jailing teen suspects in solitary
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A civil rights group filed suit Thursday against a Florida sheriff and school district, claiming that juvenile suspects are unjustly kept in solitary confinement without cause and denied a proper education as they await trial as adults.
PBSO investigates bank burglary near West Palm Beach
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —Detectives are on scene investigating a bank burglary near West Palm Beach.According to the Palm Beach County Sherriff's Office, the bank is located near 4800 Okeechobee Blvd.PBSO says north bound Okeechobee Blvd. and Haverhill Rd. were shut down.The burglary occurred
Plans for popular Metro Diner take step forward in Royal Palm Beach
ROYAL PALM BEACH —Plans to bring a popular diner chain to the western communities took a step forward Thursday night as the village council unanimously approved the site plan and architecture forthe building that will house a Metro Diner.The 6,800-square-foot building will sit on the south side of t
Chisolm, Emiliani and O'Connor lead GCL Nationals in win
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) -- Blake Chisolm had four hits, while Leandro Emiliani and Pablo O'Connor had four and three, respectively, as the GCL Nationals topped the GCL Astros 11-9 on Friday.
SunPass problems continue, late fees waived
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —It's now day 18 of what was supposed to be SunPass' six-day toll system update.The Department of Transportation announced thatSunPasswill waive all late fees and penalties incurred by drivers until its system is back up and running.The website maintenance issues have l
Couple sought after smashing large truck into ATM in suburban West Palm Beach
#Breaking: Scene at BankUnited on Okeechobee Blvd. after a couple crashed into the ATM then took off. What a mess!@WPTV@FOX29WFLXpic.twitter.com/o1pvmylijn— Stephanie Susskind (@StephanieWPTV)June 20, 2018
BREAKING: Palm Beach County children among 30 hospitalized after unknown illness at Lake Placid 4-H camp
Continuing update: 30 Children and 2 adults transported, several more being evaluated. The situation is stable, with no cause identified or suspected at this point.
Equipment failure at Hypoluxo substation to blame for Lake Worth power outage
LAKE WORTH, Fla. - A piece of equipment failed and sparked a fire late Wednesday night at the Hypoluxo substation causing a widespread power outage in the aging system, according to Lake Worth City Manager Michael Bornstein.
BREAKING: Man struck, killed by Brightline train in Boynton Beach
RelatedUPDATE: Brightline train ‘brushed’ man who refused to move off track, PBSO saysTragedy on tracks, followed by frustration for Brightline passengersBREAKING: Police ID man struck by Brightline in Boynton BeachOn June 1,a 46-year-old Lakeland man, Christopher Bailey, was struck and killedby a t
One year later, family seeks justice in I-95 road rage stabbing
On the afternoon of June 20, 2017, Duvarn Fraser was driving southbound on I-95 near Blue Heron Boulevard when state troopers said his vehicle and another vehicle sideswiped each other.
Man struck and killed by Brightline train in Boynton Beach
BOYNTON BEACH, Fla.- A man was struck and killed Wednesday by a Brightline train in Boynton Beach, authorities said.