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Woman accused of kidnapping toddler at hotel in Florida Keys

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MARATHON, Fla. – A 49-year-old woman was arrested Wednesday on accusations that she kidnapped a 16-month-old child from a hotel in the Florida Keys. According to Monroe County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Adam Linhardt, deputies were called to the Fairfield Inn & Suites in Marathon around 8:30 a.m. where an employee told authorities that Zita Gasperik took her child without her permission. Deputies pulled over Gasperik on U.S.... [...]

Broward woman kidnapped, sexually assaulted says teen suspects are ‘pure evil’

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Victim wants teen suspects to face harshest penalty possible POMPANO BEACH, Fla. – The woman victimized by a horrifying attack in Pompano Beach is speaking about the incident. That woman, whose identity Local 10 News is not revealing, said she had a gun held against her body for two hours while she was kidnapped, robbed and sexually assaulted by two teens. She says the suspects had no remorse. “I couldn’t even... [...]

MCSO: Man caught on camera trying to steal boat parts from Stock Island dock

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STOCK ISLAND, Fla. – A 36-year-old man was arrested Monday on accusations that he attempted to steal a propeller and a boat engine from a dock at Stock Island Marina Village, authorities said. According to the Monroe County Sherriff’s Office, after talking to witnesses and viewing security camera footage, the suspect was later identified as Patrick John Humes. Authorities say a propeller stolen from Robbie’s Marina was found in... [...]

Police: Woman stole $32K in jewelry, showed it off on TikTok after flying back to Colombia

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MIAMI – A Colombian woman was arrested at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Wednesday after she was accused of stealing more than $32,000 worth of jewelry from a man she came to visit in Miami after the two had chatted online. According to a Miramar police report, the victim spent two months getting to know Marielys Valencia Martinez, who turns 40 on Saturday, before meeting her in person in Dec. 2021, when she flew to... [...]

Man arrested in alleged armed road rage incident in Hialeah

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HIALEAH, Fla. – A man was arrested Friday over an alleged armed road rage incident in Hialeah. According to his arrest report, Maykel Escalona, 39, faces one count of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. The alleged incident took place just after 4:30 p.m. Wednesday when a car driven by Escalona was inadvertently cut off while traveling north on Northwest 72nd Avenue at 74th Street, Hialeah police said. Police said Escalona... [...]