Lake Worth

Police said they had to Taser a man running naked along Spanish River Boulevard in Boca Raton Saturday afternoon. (Source: WFOR5 WAX)

Boca Man Adds To String Of Naked Flakka Cases

It’s a rare site to see a man stripped naked in public – but it’s becoming more and more common because of the synthetic drug flakka, doctors and police say.

06/08/2015

Qushanna Doby (Source: Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office)

Exclusive: Surveillance Tape Shows Mom Accused Of Abandoning Baby After Taking Flakka

New surveillance tape shows some disturbing images of a disoriented mother wandering aimlessly through a Dunkin Donuts parking lot in Boynton Beach after police say she abandoned her baby girl nearby. They said she had admitted to taking the synthetic drug “flakka” the night before.

05/04/2015

David Etzel  (Source: PBSO)

Man Charged With Biting Dog, Ripping Eye Out Of Socket

A man is facing an animal cruelty charge after he bit a small dog on the face, authorities said.

04/15/2015

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Controversial Abortion Waiting Period Bill Moves Forward In House

House members approved a controversial bill that would make women wait 24 hours before getting an abortion.

03/19/2015

SWAT arrives on the scene of where an armed person is on a Lake Worth roof. (Courtesy: WPEC)

Person On Roof Prompts Building Evacuations

Buildings in Lake Worth were evacuated Friday after reports of an armed person, according to Palm Beach Broward Sheriff’s Office.

01/30/2015

Sen. Jeff Clemens, D-Lake Worth, filed a proposal (SB 254) that would place additional requirements on charter schools. (Source: www.flsenate.gov/)

Bill Would Tighten Charter-School Approvals

For students, getting into a charter school can be a difficult process. A proposal filed on Wednesday by a Democratic lawmaker would make it harder for charter schools to get approved to operate in the state.

01/07/2015

Florida Capitol Complex (Source: dms.myflorida.com)

Online Voter Registration Proposed

Online voter-registration could be coming as soon thanks to a proposal filed by a South Florida senator.

01/06/2015

Janeen McKenzie seen in a mugshot from a previous arrest in 2013.  (Source: www.arre.st)

Pompano Beach Firefighter Accused Of Firing Gun At Man

A Pompano Beach firefighter is accused of firing a gun at a man in a drunken rage after a night of drinking and groping of the man who drove her home.

CBS Miami–05/23/2014

(Source: CBS4)

AAA Waits For Meeting With Scott On Speed Limits

A well-known auto club is putting the pressure on Gov. Rick Scott to meet with him in person, in hopes of persuading him to veto a proposal which could increase speed limits on Florida highways.

05/09/2014

Source: AP (Josh Anderson)

Deputy Shoots Man Accused Of Attempted Robbery In Lake Worth

A deputy shot a man suspected of attempting an armed robbery with shots fired in Lake Worth Saturday morning.

05/03/2014

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