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.
A witness tells CBS4 an argument over a parking space led to a shooting that left two people dead on Sunday including the owner of a barber shop and a security guard.
A Florida City man is charged with attempted murder after a shooting that stunned neighbors and sparked a brief police pursuit.
Florida City Police taken one person into custody who they believe opened fire Friday morning sending one victim to the hospital.
Five weeks after he was nearly stabbed to death by a suspect who had set fire to a gasoline station, wounded Miami-Dade Police Officer Mario Gutierrez says he did “everything he could” to stay alive.
The South Miami man accused of killing his wife and then posting pictures of her dead body on Facebook has entered a plea of not guilty to the charge of first degree murder.
Despite psychiatric issues, outbursts of anger and an attempt to mutiliate herself, 40-year-old Yudenia Rodriguez has been found competent to stand trial for reportedly stabbing her 66-year-old mother to death during an argument.
South Miami Police are warning the public about car burglars working in teams; and they are releasing new surveillance tape that shows what Interim Police Chief Rene Landa is calling a “nationwide problem.”
The mother of a gunman who’s captured on surveillance tape bumbling through an armed robbery says she is surprised and shocked by the tape.
For the family of the late Aaron Vu, 10, this Thanksgiving holiday will be spent preparing for a funeral rather than celebrating.
The wounded father of a 10-year-old child who was shot and killed at the family’s nail salon last Friday night is speaking out, raising questions about the shooting.