Southwest Miami-Dade

Police confirmed Jose Rey has died from the gunshot wounds he sustained following an argument over a dog defecating in a yard.(Source: CBS4)

Man Shot In Dog Defecation Dispute Dies

Police confirm a Kendall man has died from the gunshot wounds he sustained following an argument over a dog defecating in a yard.

06/29/2015

Omar Rodriguez, 66, is accused of shooting his son's neighbor.  (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Man Recovering After Shot In Dog Defecation Dispute

A Southwest Miami-Dade man is recovering in the hospital from gunshot wounds following an argument over a dog defecating in a yard.

06/22/2015

On Monday evening, Arango and her daughter Celina Papas, 19, drove from Homestead to Fort Lauderdale to be reunited with their long-lost pet. (Source: CBS4)

Homestead Family Reunited With “Lola” After 7 Years

When Julie Arango’s phone rang on Sunday she didn’t recognize the number, so she let it go to voice mail. When it rang again, she got news she never expected – her Boston Terrier named “Lola,” who ran away seven years ago, had been found.

06/01/2015

Juan Salgado, 21, is facing several charges in connection to the murder of 21-year-old Christian Joseph McKenzie. (Source: Miami-Dade Corrections)

Imprisoned Man Charged In SW Dade Murder Case

Police said they have identified the shooter responsible for killing a young man whose body was found was discovered in a desolate and remote area of Southwest Miami-Dade.

05/22/2015

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Police: Prescription Drug Scheme Endangered AIDS, Cancer Patients

Police say they have busted a pharmaceutical drug ring making millions of dollars in South Florida. The crime could potentially put any of us in danger when we purchase drugs at a pharmacy.

05/20/2015

(Source: AP)

Fire Rescue Crews Fight 5 Brush Fires In SW Miami-Dade     

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue and Florida Forest Service crews responded to five brush fires on Sunday in Southwest Miami-Dade. According to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, the fires were suspicious in nature.

05/17/2015

A grass fire that broke out on Sunday in Southwest Miami-Dade is under control, according to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue. (Source: CBS4)

Another Grass Fire Breaks Out In SW Dade

A grass fire that broke out on Sunday in Southwest Miami-Dade is under control, according to Miami-Dade Fire Rescue.

05/03/2015

(Source: CBS4)

2 Sent To Hospital In Overnight SW Miami-Dade Shooting

Two people are in the hospital after an overnight shooting in Southwest Miami-Dade.

04/18/2015

Samantha Walker (Courtesy: Jackie Murphy Walker)

Exclusive: Mother Of Woman Gunned Down Outside Nightclub Speaks Out

For the first time, the mother of a 27-year-old woman who was gunned down outside a Southwest Miami-Dade nightclub in January is speaking out, pleading for the public’s help in solving her daughter’s murder.

03/31/2015

Tavarus Ballard and Bogacski Thomas  are accused of kidnapping and drugging a 16-year old runaway and forcing her into prostitution in Southwest Miami-Dade for two weeks in January 2015 until she escaped. (Source: Miami-Dade Dept. of Corrections)

Brothers Charged With Trafficking Underage Girl

An underage girl, forced into prostitution is now safe, and two brothers accused of kidnapping her and forcing her into prostitution are locked up.

03/03/2015

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