Woman bilked more than $150,000 from former South Miami employer - South Miami - MiamiHerald.com
She was recognized as one of Nordstrom’s top shoppers, buying thousands of dollars worth of high-end shoes, purses and jewelry.
But South Miami police say Katty Hernandez’s shopping spree — which cost more than $150,000 — was paid for on someone else’s dime.
Now she... [...]
A man accused of killing his wife days after they were married has been found guilty.
It only took jurors a few hours to convict Michel Escoto of first-degree murder after about listening to about a month of testimony during the trial.
Escoto was accused of killing his wife, Wendy Trapaga, in 2002 to collect her $1 million life insurance policy.
It was the latest antic by... [...]
2 Charged in $70 Million 'Virtual Concierge' Fraud in South Florida
Two South Florida men are facing fraud charges in an alleged $70 million scheme using investments in so-called "virtual concierge" machines that operate in retail stores. Federal prosecutors said Tuesday that 49-year-old Joseph Signore and 56-year-old Paul Schumack were arrested. Both are charged with... [...]
South Florida Woman Tried to Bite Another Woman's Ear Off: Police
A South Florida woman is facing battery charges after police say she tried to bite off another woman's ear then threw a bike chain at the woman.
Thomasina Paige, 21, is accused of attacking an acquaintance in the parking lot of a Miami Subs in Riviera Beach Sunday, according to the Sun-Sentinel.
Paige was... [...]
Florida Keys Woman Tried to Strangle Boy With Belt: Deputies
A Florida Keys woman was arrested after authorities say she tried to strangle a 10-year-old boy with a belt.
Ada Orellana Dubon, 31, was arrested on an aggravated battery on a child charge late Monday night, the Monroe County Sheriff's Office said. She was being held without bond Tuesday and it was unknown whether... [...]