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Bond set for man accused of shooting two people in suburban West Palm Beach
The man accused of shooting two people at a suburban West Palm Beach convenience store in broad daylight appeared in court Tuesday morning.20-year-old Henry Rashar is facing several charges including attempted first-degree murder and discharging a firearm from a moving vehicle.The shooting happened
Man dies after crash in Lake Worth last month
On September 25, 2018, 75-year-old Aide Sanchez ran through a red traffic signal on Lake Worth Road at Lucerne Lakes Boulevard and struck 61-year-old Paul Ricci.
Authorities: Man with gang ties shot two in June in Mangonia Park
MANGONIA PARK —A man with admitted gang affiliationsis facing a charge of attempted first-degree murderin a June double-shooting at a Mangonia Park gas station, according to a sheriff’s reports and court and jail records.Rashar Lamon'dre Henry, now 20, was booked Monday at the Palm Beach County Jail
NEW: Bail denied for man wounded in deputy-involved shooting
Richard GraulichLorenzo Williams, who was shot by a PBSO deputy on Oct. 3 in Riviera Beach, sits in a wheelchair inside first appearance court in West Palm Beach on October 15, 2018. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post)
Editorial: Palm Beach County students, teachers both deserve security
Palm Beach County School Board members votedto do something bold — and yes, risky — on July 18 when they put a one mill property tax increase on the November ballot.Bold because for the second time in as many years county voters are being asked to levy an additional tax on themselves to support our
NEW: One injured in vehicle-crash in Palm Beach Gardens
PALM BEACH GARDENS —One person wastaken to a hospital after a crashinvolving two vehicles Tuesday in Palm Beach Gardens.The crash happened at about 11:45 a.m. on Alternate State Road A1A near the PGA Boulevard flyover, according to Palm Beach Gardens Fire Rescue. A car and a dump truck collided, cau
Aviation electronics chief lands a home in West Palm Beach
Robert Ortberg, chairman, CEO and president of the publicly traded aviation electronics company Rockwell Collins, just landed a home in West Palm Beach.
Man armed with machete charged with two robberies
Bryan Leiva-Bueso, 25, is charged with robbery with a deadly weapon. Leiva-Bueso appeared before a judge on Monday for his first court appearance.
West Palm Beach man accused of shielding himself with a child during arrest, police say
James is charged with several drug-related charges. The charges include the sale of narcotics near a church or school, possession, tampering with evidence and child endangerment.
Tuesday Forecast: lots of sunshine with low rain chances
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —High pressure will be our next weather maker for the work week with low rain chances (10-20%) and lots of sunshine through Wednesday. Highs reach the upper 80s. It will "feel like" the mid to upper 90s.Late in the weak a cool front will push into central Florida and st
JUST IN: Man lunged at wife, child with kitchen knife, PBSO says
WEST PALM BEACH —A suburban West Palm Beach manwho'd left jail just four hours earlierthis month beat his wife and plunged a kitchen knife into the bed between where the woman and their child lay, according to a Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office report.Deputies questioned the child, who nodded when
Endangered teen missing since parents’ death may be in Miami, police say
If it was her, she was in a black Ford Explorer with a possible license plate I60WER, police said.
PBSO, city of West Palm helping with recovery efforts from Hurricane Michael
More than 20 of the city's utility workers, along with a caravan of trucks, generators and heavy equipment are headed north.
NEW: Plywood slices through car’s windshield on I-95
Talk about being lucky.A driver on Interstate 95 in Rockledge, near Cocoa Beach, ended up unscathed after a plywood sliced through the front window of her gray Honda.
Fentanyl and heroin found inside a child’s shirt in West Palm Beach
WEST PALM BEACH —West Palm Beach Police found packets of fentanyl and heroin hidden inside a 5-year-old’s shirt while executing a search warrant inside an apartment on 45th Street, authorities said.Friday morning police entered the apartment at 5100 45th Street, and Frederick James, one of the occup
Sears Outlet in Palm Beach County to close as part of bankruptcy
The cavernous Sears Outlet at 4560 Forest Hill Blvd. was open for business Monday, but the store might not keep its lights on for long. The location is one of 217 stores that Sears Holdings says will close as part of its bankruptcy.Sears Holdings filed Monday for Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization
5-year-old used as shield during drug arrest in West Palm Beach
When police entered the home, James picked up a 5-year-old boy and held him against his chest as a shield, according to police. James released the child to police without incident.
Woman in critical condition after crash near Delray Beach
DELRAY BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) —A woman is in critical condition after a crash near Delray Beach.According to the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office, the crash happened on W. Atlantic Avenue and El Clair Ranch Road.Deputies say the woman at the wheel of a Toyota Camry tried to make a left turn onto El C
JUST IN: Separate crashes Sunday leave one dead, one critically hurt, PBSO says
Oneperson died and a second was critically hurtSunday in two unrelated vehicle crashes, the Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office reported.Carlos Menuel Vega, 44, of Palm Springs was killed at about 5 p.m. Sunday when his motorcycle crashed in suburbanWest Palm Beach, a report said.
NEW: West Palm Beach to the rescue for Hurricane Michael relief
PoolMEXICO BEACH, FL - OCTOBER 11: Debris from Hurricane Michael fills a lot on October 11, 2018, in Mexico Beach, Florida. Hurricane Michael made landfall Wednesday as a Category 4 hurricane with 155 mph (250 kph) winds and a storm surge of 9 feet (2.7 meters). The hurricane hit the panhandle area