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Cody Eugene Wygant  (Source: Citrus County Sheriff's Office)

Deputies: Florida Father Smothered Crying Son Over Video Game, TV

A Florida man was jailed Friday for killing his child because he wouldn’t stop crying which prevented him from playing a video game.

CBS Miami–04/18/2014

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House Passes Bill To Make Killing Fetuses A Crime

The Florida House passed a bill Friday that would make killing or injuring a fetus, at any stage of development, a crime.

04/11/2014

Keimouria Gardner was critically injured and later died from a shooting at a northwest Miami-Dade park. (Source: Miami-Dade Police)

Crime Stoppers Reenacts Park Murder Scene To Garner Tips

Miami-Dade Crime Stoppers spent Thursday night reenacting a crime scene to piece together a murder that took the life of a 17-year-old girl.

CBS Miami–04/03/2014

Michel Escoto is accused of killing his newlywed bride to collect insurance money.  (Source: CBS4)

“The Other Woman” Testifies in Newlywed Murder Trial

Every marital murder case it seems has “the other woman.”

03/25/2014

Clifson Cerve (Source: Pembroke Pines Police Department.)

Man Kills Pregnant Girlfriend In Pembroke Pines

Friends are crushed, remembering a Anuska Dillon, known as Pinky. She was a Pembroke Pines mother who was murdered in her home Thursday–by her boyfriend.

CBS Miami–03/20/2014

Robert L. Henry, 55,  was convicted of the November 1987 slayings of Phyllis Harris and Janet Thermidor in Broward County. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

S. Florida Killer, Robert L. Henry, Executed

A South Florida man who beat two women to death with a hammer and then set them on fire during a robbery is set to be executed by lethal injection Thursday evening.

CBS Miami–03/20/2014

Source: AP (Josh Anderson)

Man Accused Of Strangling Neighbor In Botched Burglary

A Northeast Miami-Dade man is charged with first degree murder after his neighbor was found strangled in her apartment.

02/27/2014

Carlos Cadavid (Source: BSO)

Man Kills Girlfriend On Valentine’s Day, Makes It Look Like Suicide

A day of love turned deadly for one Florida couple after a man allegedly killed his girlfriend Friday morning in Dania Beach.

02/14/2014

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Man Gets Life In Prison For Murder, Twin Gets 15 Years

A former reporter became friends with twin brothers through the world of fantasy card and role-playing games, and it was a set of $100,000 collectible cards that led one of the brothers to kill the journalist and bury his body in a concrete-covered pit. The other brother helped cover up the crime.

02/13/2014

Robert L. Henry, 55,  was convicted of the November 1987 slayings of Phyllis Harris and Janet Thermidor in Broward County. (Source: Florida Department of Corrections)

Death Warrant Signed For S. Fla Killer

The South Florida man who killed two women with a hammer and set them on fire now has an execution date set for March 20.

02/13/2014

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