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.
Gunfire erupted in Coconut Grove overnight Tuesday and ended with three people injured.
A 17-year-old remains in serious condition after she and six others were shot in a drive-by shooting in northwest Miami-Dade on New Year’s Day.
A West Miami-Dade house went up in flames just days before Christmas sending one person to the hospital.
A 43-year-old Tamarac mother is charged with beating her 7-year-old son with an aluminum baseball bat because he ate cake frosting without permission.
Authorities are searching for a person they say injured a Broward Sheriff’s sergeant during a traffic stop in Oakland Park.
A Hialeah couple accused of physically injuring their twins have been taken into custody.
A trio of bad guys with a thing for pawn shops have struck twice since the beginning of November.
Hazmat crews got a Thursday morning call to pick up what appeared to be dental waste from Kendall streets.
Authorities are investigating an incident in which an intruder was shot Tuesday morning.
A brazen thief stole thousands of dollars’ worth of expensive pigeons from a Miami store.