Causeway Cannibal

(Source: Handout-Jackson Memorial Hospital) Hospital officials escort cannibal victim Ronald Poppo, showing for the first time the extent of the injuries the homeless man received at the hands of Rudy Eugene. Note: photo slightly blurred.

Docs To Reveal Cannibal Victim’s Progress One Year Later

It’s been nearly one year since Ronald Poppo and Rudy Eugene crossed paths on the MacArthur Causeway in an infamous incident which garnered worldwide attention.

CBS Miami–05/20/2013

After passing a vote in the Florida House this week, synthetic drugs are one step closer to being banned. (Source: Getty Images)

Ban On Bath Salts, Other Designer Drugs Passes House Vote

So-called designer drugs are one step closer to being banned.

CBS4–03/21/2013

(Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Face-Eating Attack Victim Fears More Surgery

A former Miami homeless man whose face was mostly chewed off in a horrific attack on the MacArthur Causeway says he doesn’t want more surgery to repair the damage.

CBS4–12/26/2012

Ronald Poppo (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Internal Emails At JMH Depict Dramatic Days After Cannibal Victim Admitted

Nearly six months have passed since Ronald Poppo was viciously attacked on the MacArthur Causeway. It was a story that captured the world’s attention. Poppo continues to recover from his injuries inside a long term care facility at Jackson Memorial Hospital. But CBS4 News has learned the spectacle behind the horrific story was as intense as those being played out in public.

CBS4–11/05/2012

(Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Doctor: Poppo’s Homelessness Helped Him Cope With Injuries

The voice sounded remarkably calm and steady describing the horrific attack by the so-called Causeway Cannibal Rudy Eugene.

CBS4–08/09/2012

(Source: Handout-Jackson Memorial Hospital) Hospital officials escort cannibal victim Ronald Poppo, showing for the first time the extent of the injuries the homeless man received at the hands of Rudy Eugene. Note: photo slightly blurred.

Exclusive: For The First Time, Cannibal Victim Speaks

Two months after he was viciously attacked on the MacArthur Causeway by the so-called Miami Zombie, Ronald Poppo succinctly summed up the events that captured the country’s attention.

CBS Miami–08/08/2012

(Source: Handout-Jackson Memorial Hospital) Hospital officials escort cannibal victim Ronald Poppo, showing for the first time the extent of the injuries the homeless man received at the hands of Rudy Eugene. Note: photo slightly blurred.

Homeless Outreach Workers Remember Ronald Poppo

Two city of Miami homeless outreach workers who often reached out to help Ronald Poppo described him as territorial who often sought shelter in a stairwell near Jungle Island, a popular tourist spot on Watson Island.

CBS4–08/02/2012

Alcee Hastings

Hastings, Other Lawmakers Rally Congress To Combat Homeless Violence

The Causeway Cannibal case has ignited Florida lawmakers to rally Congress to help end the trend of violence against the homeless.

CBS Miami–07/11/2012

Rudy Eugene, the man who was shot dead by police as he ate the face of a homeless man during Memorial Day weekend in Miami. (Photo by Miami Beach Police Department via Getty Images)

Cannibal Case Stumping Forensic Experts

While the Miami-Dade Medical Examiner’s office was unable to find any drug other than marijuana in the system of Causeway Cannibal Rudy Eugene, some experts still say technology hasn’t caught up with the synthetic drugs.

CBS4–06/28/2012

(Photo by Miami Beach Police Department via Getty Images)

Medical Examiner: Causeway Cannibal Not High On Bath Salts

Rudy Eugene, the Causeway Cannibal who ate the face off a homeless man he attacked along the MacArthur Causeway, was apparently not high on bath salts or any other exotic street drug at the time of the attack, according to a report released Wednesday by the Miami-Dade Medical Examiner.

06/27/2012

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