Nixon Beach

DJ Laz (Source: CBS4)

CBS4 Exclusive: DJ Laz Describes Deadly Boat Accident On Deposition Video

DJ Laz, whose real name is Lazaro Mendez, is named in a lawsuit filed by the family of the man killed while pushing Mendez’ boat.

07/30/2015

DJ Laz (Source: CBS4)

Cocaine Residue Found On DJ Laz’s Boat After Deadly Accident

They were so small, investigators didn’t see them until the day after the accident. Several ripped up pieces of a dollar or multiple dollar bills, containing a white residue, which tested positive for cocaine.

07/22/2015

DJ Laz (Source: CBS4)

Victim’s Mother Reacts To Charges Dropped Against DJ Laz

The mother of 23-year-old Ernesto Hernandez is preparing to face the first anniversary of his death in a boating accident.

04/24/2015

DJ Laz (Source: CBS4)

No Charges For DJ Laz In Fatal Boating Accident

Lazaro “DJ Laz” Mendez – a popular Miami radio personality – will not be charged by prosecutors for his involvement in Key Biscayne boating accident that killed a man, according to his attorney.

04/23/2015

(Courtesy: Elvira Simonia)

Family Of Boating Accident Victim Files Lawsuit

The family of a young man who was killed in a boating accident has filed a lawsuit against the boat’s operator and multiple companies.

05/09/2014

(Courtesy: Elvira Simonia)

Viewing To Be Held For Victim Of Boating Accident Involving Radio DJ

Family members and friends are saying goodbye Tuesday to a 23-year-old man who was killed Sunday in a deadly boat accident on Sunday off Key Biscayne.

05/06/2014

Lazaro Mendez, know to his fans as DJ Laz, is the owner of the 40 foot vessel dubbed "Off The Air" and was operating it at the time of the accident.  (Source: CBS4)

Popular South Florida Radio DJ Involved In Deadly Boating Accident

A popular South Florida radio personality was behind the wheel of a boat involved in a deadly accident over the weekend in Key Biscayne.

05/05/2014

(Courtesy: Elvira Simonia)

Deadly Boat Day For Man Caught In Propeller

A Sunday boat day off the coast of Key Biscayne turned deadly for one boater.

05/04/2014

Owner of sunken party boat speaks out to CBS4's David Sutta. (Source: CBS4)

Owner Of Sunken Party Boat Speaks Out About Incident

Salvage crews spent Tuesday attempting to raise a 45 foot catamaran sunk in Biscayne Bay. The boat owner is still trying to figure out what happened Sunday afternoon, when 30 passengers had to make a swim for it. Thankfully nearby boaters came to their rescue.

10/15/2013

Boaters anchor off Elliott Key October 12, 2013 for Columbus Day weekend. (Source: CBS4)

Shutdown Doesn’t Stop Columbus Day Weekend Party

The government shutdown couldn’t stop the party on the waters of Biscayne National Park.

CBS Miami–10/13/2013