Convicted sex offender arrested

From CBS4: A convicted sex offender, who went unnoticed for years living in a Hollywood neighborhood, has been caught. Jack Trowbridge, on August 28th, was indicted by a federal grand jury in Ft. Lauderdale and charged with knowing failure to register under the Sex Offender Registration and Notification Act. Trowbridge,...

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Small sinkhole closes one lane on Alton Road

Miami Beach police are reporting a small sinkhole has opened up on southbound Alton Road at 60th Street. Crews are currently on scene making repairs. According to the police department's Twitter, they expect one lane to be closed for a few hours.

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Skateboarder, deputy involved in crash

From the Sun Sentinel: Portions of Commercial Boulevard near Andrews Avenue, just east of Interstate 95, are closed to motorists Monday morning because of a crash involving a skateboarder and a Broward Sheriff's Office deputy. Dispatchers were called shortly before 6 a.m. with a report that a deputy in a...

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Car plows in Northwest Miami-Dade house

An SUV crashed into a Northwest Miami-Dade house on Monday. The Ford Expedition wentthrough a fence before slamming the home at Northwest 32nd Avenue and 91st Street.

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Police searching for home-invasion gunmen

Miami-Dade police on Tuesday are searching for robbers in an armed home invasion. The robbery took place at 11245 SW 173 Ter., said police spokesman Detective Alvaro Zabaleta. According to rearly reports, a family was home at the time.

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6th shark bite of the season in Volusia County

NEW SMYRNA BEACH, Fla. -- Authorities say a 13-year-old girl was treated and released after being bitten by a shark in the waters off central Florida. Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue Capt. Tammy Marris says the Boca Raton girl was body-surfing Sunday afternoon in New Smyrna Beach when she...

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Police investigating Miami Beach club shooting

Miami Beach police were still investigating a shooting during a fight that broke out in The Office strip club in Miami Beach early Sunday. Police said an unidentified patron was struck by a bullet during the fracas and was rushed to Jackson Memorial Hospital, where the victim was in stable...

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Police: Boy with autism dies in sailboat fire

STUART, Fla. -- Police say an 11-year-old boy died when a sailboat caught fire in the waters of Stuart. Police spokesman Brian Bossio tells The Palm Beach Post (http://bit.ly/1B8V8u8 ) that the boy had autism and his parents tried to rescue him as the boat was engulfed in flames Sunday...

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Armed men rob Kendall Red Lobster

A Kendall restaurant manager was pistol whipped during a robbery late Sunday night. It happened just before midnight inside the Red Lobster at 11550 N Kendall Drive. The restaurant was closed for the night and employees were inside completing their end of shift duties. As an employee left through the...

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Police: Pompano man stabbed roommate 25 times

A Pompano Beach man is in jail on a murder charge after police say he stabbed his roommate more than 25 times during an argument. Broward County Sheriff officials say they responded to a disturbance Saturday night and were greeted at an apartment by 22-year-old Samuel Dulavoix, who was covered...

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