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Boyfriend arrested in death of 22-month-old child in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — West Palm Beach Police have arrested a man they say is responsible for the death of a 22 month old boy. Contact 5 first told you about Jeremiah Bradshaw Wednesday.


Three people killed in shooting in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — A man is facing three counts of first degree murder in connection to a shooting in West Palm Beach. The shooting happened Wednesday just after 10 p.m. on Cole Street, just north of Belvedere and North Military Trail.


3 dead in suburban West Palm Beach triple homicide

The Palm Beach County Sheriff's Office said a suspect is in custody after a triple homicide Wednesday night in suburban West Palm Beach. Deputies responded to 4700 block of Cole St. around 10:20 p.m. and located the suspect, Yuniel Martinez-De La Cotera, 4, standing by a vehicle parked in the roadwa


West Palm Beach yard waste amnesty begins Monday, April 22

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Homeowners in West Palm Beach can save money on yard waste disposal starting on Monday, April 22 and going through May 31. The city is offering yard waste amnesty in preparation for hurricane season.


South Florida rapper Kodak Black arrested on weapons, drug charges

LEWISTON, N.Y. - South Florida rapper Kodak Black was arrested Wednesday at the U.S. border in upstate New York on drug and weapons charges. The rapper, whose real name is Bill K. Kapri, was with two other men in his vehicle trying to enter the country from Canada when they were detained. Four other


Nouman Raja denied new trial, set for sentencing next week for killing Corey Jones

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (CBS12) — Former Palm Beach Gardens Police officer Nouman Raja is set to be sentenced next week for killing Corey Jones. A judge rejected his latest request for a new trial on Tuesday.


Mueller report: A who's who of Palm Beach County ties

A number of people with ties to Palm Beach County also appeared in the Mueller report. Here is a selection:. Dirk, Robert and Daniel Ziff, Manalapan: Billionaire heirs of the Ziff Davis publishing fortune and prominent donors to Democratic candidates. Dirk Ziff lives in an unincorporated area near N


2 Florida middle school girls accused of plotting to murder students on 'hit list'

Two middle school girls in Avon Park, Florida, allegedly plotted to kill other students they had placed on a "hit list." The two students were taken into custody at Avon Park Middle School at the end of the day Wednesday, the Highlands County School Board said. A teacher had informed law enforcement


Day after court-ordered weapons ban, West Palm woman tried to buy gun

WEST PALM BEACH — Forty-four minutes before Palm Beach County sheriff's authorities informed her she was legally barred from buying or owning firearms, Patrika Beckford went to a West Palm Beach gun store for a .38 pistol.


Triple murder suspect found standing by car parked in the street, investigators say

A 41-year-old man is facing three murder charges following a triple-shooting near West Palm Beach, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies were called to reports of a shooting about 10 p.m. Wednesday when they found Yuniel Martinez De La Cotera standing by a vehicle parked by the curb


Traffic detour could last more than a year with U.S. 1 bridge reconstruction proposal

JUPITER — While all options still remain on the table, it appears the Florida Department of Transportation is leaning toward reconstructing the U.S. 1 bridge through a hybrid-phased plan that could cost $135 million, about $15 million more than what had been proposed two years ago.


Trial set for Mar-a-Lago intruder

PALM BEACH, Fla. — A trial date has been set for the Chinese national arrested on suspicion of lying her way into Mar-a-Lago. A federal judge ordered a jury trial to take place May 28 in Fort Lauderdale.


10 Big-Ticket Events Coming Up Near West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, FL — New and exciting events are coming to the West Palm Beach area all the time. Whether you're looking to attend a concert or sporting event, theater performance or magic show, Patch's partnership with TicketNetwork has you covered. Here's your weekly roundup of the top big-ticket


Deputies swarm Cole Street in West Palm Beach

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Deputies have swarmed Cole Street off Military Trail Wednesday night. Part of the road has been blocked. There were earlier reports of a shooting, but authorities have not confirmed this information yet.


Citizens group sues, says proposal for West Palm South Flagler tower ignored restrictions

WEST PALM BEACH — A citizens' group has sued the city for approving a South Flagler Drive condo that would be West Palm Beach's tallest residential tower. The city commission on March 11 voted for final approval of Forté, a tower that would rise 337 feet at 1309 S. Flagler Drive. The tower would inc


Woman charged in baby's death

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — A woman is facing charges in the death of an 18-month-old boy. The boy died last November at St. Mary's Medical Center. According to West Pam Beach Police, the medical examiner ruled the cause of death as complications of a "spinal cord injury." The report said the bo


Florida Inmate Dies Shortly Before Expected Release

Authorities say an inmate at a Florida jail died shortly before his expected release. The Naples Daily News reports that 31-year-old Timothy Kusma was supposed to be released April 11 after pleading no contest to a drug possession charge. But the Collier County Sheriff's Office says he suffered a me


14,000 pounds of marijuana, 3,660 pounds of cocaine offloaded in South Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard offloaded marijuana and cocaine with an estimated street value of $62.5 million dollars at Florida's Port Everglades on Thursday morning.


PBSO: One dead in Lake Worth shooting

LAKE WORTH BEACH — One person was shot to death late Wednesday in Lake Worth Beach, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies found the male dead shortly before midnight on South E Street, off Lake Avenue.


Things to do in Palm Beach Gardens: Cajun Crawfish & Music Festival; Earth Day Recycling; Kid Crawl

Cajun Crawfish & Music Festival set for Saturday: The inaugural Cajun Crawfish & Music Festival will be held Saturday from noon to 9 p.m. at Downtown at the Gardens. The event will include live music, authentic Cajun food and more. Virginia Sinicki from The KVJ Show on 97.9 WRMF will serve as master