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Willie Barney in court May 22, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Jury Convicts Man Accused of Shooting, Robbing Detective

A Miami-Dade County jury has convicted Willie Barney of attempted first degree murder and robbery for robbing and shooting an off-duty Miami-Dade Police detective following closing arguments Friday morning.

CBS Miami–05/24/2013

Miami-Dade Police Officer Wislyn Joseph in court on April 22, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Detective Testifies At Retrial Of Man Accused Of Shooting Him

Miami-Dade Detective Wislyn Joseph broke down sobbing Thursday as he recalled the day he was allegedly robbed and shot by a then 19-year-old Willie Barney.

CBS Miami–05/23/2013

Willie Barney in court April 22, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Second Trial Underway For Man Accused Of Shooting Detective

Openings statements got underway Wednesday in the retrial of a man accused of the armed robbery and attempted murder of an off-duty police detective but the state has changed its strategy.

CBS Miami–05/22/2013

Willie Barney in court April 22, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

Attempted Murder Suspect Rolls Dice On New Trial

With a judge warning him to be careful what he wishes for, a convicted armed robber and attempted murderer was granted a new trial in Miami-Dade Monday.


Willie Barney (left), Dedrick Brown (center) and Travares Santiago (right) have been accused of going on a murderous crime spree.  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Trio Accused Of Deadly Two County Crime Spree

Three men are facing a number of very serious charges after prosecutors say they can tie them to at least five violent robberies, which resulted in an officer being shot and another man’s murder.