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Peter D’Oench

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Peter D’Oench is a reporter for CBS4 News. He came to CBS4 from WKRN in Nashville.

D’Oench was an award-winning member of the WPLG News Team as a reporter from 1989 – 2004. In addition, he was a producer for news, special projects and the station’s Problem Solvers franchise from 2004–2007.

Prior to joining WPLG, he was an anchor/reporter with WTNH, New Haven (1984 – 1989); a reporter for WFTV, Orlando (1983 – 1984); a reporter and morning anchor with WCBS, New York City (1982 – 1983); a reporter for WSVN, Miami (1978 – 1982) and a reporter for KAMR, Amarillo, Texas (1977 – 1978).

D’Oench is the recipient of a number of prestigious honors and awards, including a Silver Circle and five Sunshine State Awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, a pair of awards from the Sigma Delta Chi honor society, a special citation from Mothers Against Drunk Driving, an Excellence in Reporting commendation from the New York City Overseas Press Club, a special citation from the Miami-Dade County PTA and a special commendation from Florida Governor Bob Graham.

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July 28, 2014: A man can be seen stealing money from a Walmart store in Deerfield Beach July 12. (Source: BSO)

Sticky-Fingered Shopper Goes After Walmart Cart Of Cash

Surveillance cameras captured a man taking money from a Walmart store as the employee collecting money from cash registers turned his back.

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An investigation is underway after the body of an infant was found in the tub of a Lauderdale Lakes home.  (Source: CBS4)

Sheriff’s Office Investigates “Suspicious” Death Of Infant

An investigation is underway after the body of an infant was found in the tub of a Lauderdale Lakes home.

07/25/2014

Two dozen classic cars were damaged in a smoky warehouse fire in northwest Miami-Dade early Thursday morning. (Source: CBS4)

Co-owner At Classic Car Dealership Said Fire Was “Set In 3 Places”

The co-owner of a well-known classic car auto dealership says a blaze that caused $1 million in damage to her business was “set in 3 places.”

07/24/2014

Miguel Lobo Mug (Source: Miami Dade Corrections)

Family Relieved That Girl’s Accused Killer Is Locked Up

Family and friends of an 11-year old girl murdered inside her Little Havana home honored her memory Tuesday evening at a special mass.

07/23/2014

Man was captured on surveillance tying some sort of rope on his car to pull out a vacuum that reportedly didn't work after putting a dollar. (Source: Miami-Dade Police Department)

Upset Customer Caught On Camera Using Truck To Break Gas Station Vacuum

A man, after losing four quarters in a vacuum cleaner machine at a gas station, became upset last week and decided to do something about it.

07/18/2014

Victor Pino (Source: Miamidade.gov)

Stepfather Of Murdered Miami Mother Granted Custody Of Children

A 26-year-old man is being charged with the murder of his girlfriend after police say he fatally shot her because he believed she was having an affair.

07/17/2014

Miami police are investigating the murder of a woman who was shot and killed early Wednesday morning.  (Source: CBS4)

Source: Boyfriend Charged In Fatal Shooting Of Mother

A 26-year-old Miami-Dade man is charged with shooting his girlfriend multiple times and killing her because he believed she was having an affair with someone who she worked with, according to a police source.

07/16/2014

The airbag unit for the passenger seat of a Toyota Motor Corp. vehicle is seen at the company's showroom in Tokyo, Japan, on Thursday, April 11, 2013. Takata Corp. faces its biggest recall crisis in almost two decades after defective airbag inflators led Toyota Motor Corp., Honda Motor Co. and Nissan Motor Co. to call back more than 3 million vehicles. (Source: Koichi Kamoshida/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Nearly A Dozen Air Bags Stolen From Cars At Miami Apt. Complex

Miami Police are looking for the thief or thieves who broke into ten cars overnight at an apartment complex and stole all of their expensive air bags.

07/15/2014

Residents of a Hialeah neighborhood were very tense Monday morning after a police standoff Sunday night (Source: CBS4)

Father Kills Mother Of Three In Hialeah Murder-Suicide

A 31-year-old mother of three children has been killed in a murder-suicide in Hialeah.

07/14/2014

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Exclusive: Survivor Of MacArthur Causeway Crash Speaks Out

A 46-year-old man who survived a horrific crash on the MacArthur Causeway after police say his vehicle was struck by a speeding drunk driver is speaking about the accident for the first time, saying “I am alive because God gave me another chance.”

07/11/2014

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