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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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


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.