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Steering You Right: Turnpike & 836 Road Closures

Before heading out the door in South Florida, a check of the week’s road closures is the key to steering you right.

08/04/2015

Source: CBS4

Skateboarder Killed In Fatal NW Miami-Dade Hit And Run

The Miami-Dade Police Department is investigating a hit and run that claimed the life of a skateboarder Monday night.

08/04/2015

DNA evidence exonerated Twane Dobard for the murder of a Canadian tourist. (Source: CBS4)

Police Clear Detective Of Wrongdoing In Wrongful Murder Arrest

Earlier this year CBS4 News investigated allegations that a Hollywood Police Detective failed to turn over important DNA evidence that would have exonerated a man arrested for murdering a Canadian tourist.

08/03/2015

Miami Fire Rescue crews improvised to save an unresponsive woman on the piling under a bridge.
(Source: Miami Fire Rescue)

Rescue Improvises To Save Unresponsive Woman Under Bridge

Rescue crews from Miami’s Fire Rescue were forced to improvise Monday evening when a call came in about an unresponsive woman on the piling under a bridge.

08/03/2015

Megan Everett is facing charges of kidnapping, interference with custody and concealing minors contrary to a court order.
(Source: CBS4)

Broward Woman Accused Of Parental Kidnapping In Custody

A woman accused of kidnapping her own child more than a year ago was apprehended by police on Monday.

08/03/2015

Seeta Roopchand is being charged with battery for allegedly shaking a 7-month-old baby. 
(Source: CBS4)

Former Day Care Worker Accused Of Shaking Baby

A former day care worker at Precious Promise Academy in Fort Lauderdale appeared in Broward County Court Monday, accused of battery on a 7-month-old baby under her care.

08/03/2015

Latisha Carson is facing animal cruelty charges after she allegedly left her dog in a car and it died. 
(Source: CBS4)

Women Facing Animal Cruelty Charges After Dog Dies In Car

A dog is dead after its owner allegedly left in a car with temperatures reaching as high as 115 degrees. Now the dog’s owner and her mother are facing animal cruelty and disorderly conduct charges.

08/03/2015

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue and hazmat crews have quarantined a floor at the Broward School Board building after someone opened mail containing white powder.
(Source: CBS4)

Broward School Board Building Gets All Clear After White Powder Found

Fort Lauderdale Fire Rescue says a floor at the Broward School Board building is under quarantine after someone opened mail containing white powder.

08/03/2015

City of Miami Police said a man snatched a purse from a woman's car while she was dropping her children off at a day care. 
(Source: City of Miami Police Department)

Caught On Cam: Thief Snatches Purse From Car Outside Day Care

Security cameras outside a Miami day care caught a thief snatch a purse from a car while a mother was inside dropping her children off.

08/03/2015