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Police & Fire

May 21, 2022

CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A baby -- who was found Friday near a woman killed in a Coral Springs apartment -- has died as well. The boy died Friday evening at Broward Health Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, said Officer Chris Swinson, spokesman for Coral Springs Police Department. No one has been ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – A 31-year-old woman was found dead and a baby badly injured Friday afternoon in an apartment in Coral Springs. Police found the woman and the boy in an apartment at Ramblewood East Condominium just off NW 88 Avenue across from Sandy Ridge Sanctuary after 1:50 p.m., Coral ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs police made the following arrests May 4-10. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. - Byron Claye, 58, arrested on a charge of burglary. - Cynthia Cortes, 29, arrested on a charge of larceny, retail theft. - Tyler Stevens, 18, arrested on ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Two people were taken to a hospital with minor injuries Monday afternoon after a car overturned in a crash in the area of Coral Springs Drive and Royal Palm Boulevard in Coral Springs, police said. The people were taken to Broward Health Coral Springs, said Officer Chris ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Update: The gas leak was secured by 10:45 a.m. A part of Wiles Road in Coral Springs was shut down Friday morning due to a gas leak caused by construction crews, according to a fire official. Wiles Road closed in both directions from University Drive to 87 Avenue shortly ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs police made the following arrests April 27-May 3. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. - Dustin Reed, 36, arrested on a charge of driving with suspended license. - Felicia Gomez, 19, arrested on a charge of burglary. Read more here. - ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL –  For many months, a homeless man known as “Lavar” sat on a sidewalk on Wiles Road in Coral Springs, next to him a trail of his belongings including a bicycle, coolers, and bags of food. Often rain or shine, he became a fixture in the area just west of NW 85 Avenue near the ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – As ash from fires in the Everglades continue to rain down on Coral Springs and western Broward County, winds were expected to pick up on Saturday and push more smoke across the region. On Friday, one of three brush fires in the Everglades, started by lightning strikes on ...

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PARKLAND – Broward Sheriff's Office investigators have determined that the person who was found dead earlier this week in Parkland died of a self-inflicted wound, a spokeswoman said Thursday. The person was found near Rising Tide Car Wash at 7201 North State Road 7. No other information was ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Before she became a squatter in a Coral Springs house with no electricity and running water, Felicia Gomez was a good student who came from a supportive home in South Florida, took summer trips to New York City, and enjoyed working in a law firm and restaurant, her family ...

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PARKLAND, FL- Police are investigating a person found dead this week along State Road 7 in Parkland as a homicide, Broward Sheriff’s Office confirmed Wednesday. The person was found near Rising Tide Car Wash at 7201 North State Road 7. No other information was available. "Unfortunately, we ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs police made the following arrests April 20-26. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. - Charlie Freeman, 33, arrested on a charge of robbery. - Zachary Khoury, 42, arrested on a charge of shoplifting. - Kirill Blekher, 45, arrested on a ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Felicia Gomez came to live as a squatter in a Coral Springs house last summer. She was 18, pregnant, and sleeping in a car with her boyfriend outside the Party City store in Coral Springs when a man named John offered them a place to live in a house with no electricity or ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Authorities tried again this week to convince a homeless man seen on Wiles Road in Coral Springs to get into a shelter. But the man, known as “Lavar” who sits in a usual spot just west of NW 85 Avenue near the entrance to the Coral Trace neighborhood, declined assistance, ...

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PARKLAND, FL- A single car careened off the road and into the canal at the end of Loxahatchee Road on Monday evening in Parkland. At 7:28 p.m., a call came into the Parkland-Coral Springs Fire Department describing the scene of a single vehicle crashing into the canal. "Three people were in ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs police made the following arrests April 13-19. Those arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. - Anthony Williams, 23, arrested on a charge of grand theft of firearm. - Johanna Jugeat, 41, arrested on a charge of cocaine possession. - Rhajany ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For nearly 20 hours last week, people in Coral Springs and across South Florida searched for a missing autistic 14-year-old boy who walked out of his house and disappeared. But after Yitzhak Yosef Azaldegui was found in a Publix store in Miami on Thursday afternoon, many ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Nearly 20 hours after being reported missing in Coral Springs, a 14-year-old autistic boy was found safe Thursday afternoon in a Publix store in Miami, police said. Police found Yitzhak Yosef Azaldegui shortly after 2 p.m. when someone in a Publix store at 1776 Biscayne ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Volunteers continued Thursday to search Coral Springs for a missing 14-year-old autistic boy who walked away from his home on Wednesday evening. More than 100 people have been driving, walking and biking the streets in and around the area of 8700 Wiles Road and beyond, ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – More than 70 volunteers were searching Wednesday night in Coral Springs for an endangered 14-year-old boy who was reported missing. Yitzhak Yosef Azaldegui – described as 5-foot-9-inches tall and weighing 160 pounds – was last seen in the area of 8700 Wiles Road around 6 p.m.

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – There was a heavy police presence at the Corporate Park of Coral Springs on Wednesday evening after three lawn maintenance workers got into a fight. Two people, both brothers, were detained after one or both of them allegedly hit a third person with some type of crowbar near ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Before Coral Springs took legal action earlier this month against squatters in a house just north of Shadow Wood Boulevard, city police were called 44 times to the house in the past 15 months. According to a city log of calls for emergency service released this week, officers ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs police were searching Saturday for two teens suspected in a possible robbery with a gun outside of Florida Panthers IceDen on Friday night. The incident happened around 11 p.m. outside the ice rink center at 3299 Sportsplex Drive, prompting police cars and a ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Interested in working as a police officer, firefighter or 911 operator? Then this upcoming event in Coral Springs is for you. The city is hosting a public safety job/career expo on April 12, 11-4:30 p.m. at Coral Springs Gymnasium at 2501 Coral Springs Drive. Dozens of ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For more than a week, Ifaila Bonhomme searched the streets across South Florida for her 38-year-old daughter who wandered off from their Coral Springs home on March 26. On Monday, she said she got word that police found her daughter, Berlande, walking around in Miami on ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Ifaila Bonhomme spent Saturday morning driving all over Pembroke Pines looking for her 38-year-old daughter who wandered off from their Coral Springs home a week ago. “I’m trying to find her and hope she’s alive,” Bonhomme said. Her daughter, Berlande, suffers from mental ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – For more than a year, many neighbors on a tree-line street in a community just north of Shadow Wood Boulevard have been afraid to let their children play in their front yards. “Something terrible is going to happen on this street,” said Andrea Karpiak, who lives near a house ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs police were asking for help on Thursday to find an endangered woman who has been missing since Saturday. Berlande Bonhomme, 39, was last seen on foot on Saturday in the area of 7600 NW 40 Street around 4:30 p.m., according to a police social media post. She ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Coral Springs Deputy Police Chief Brad McKeone will be the city’s next chief of police after the current chief Clyde Parry retires in June, city announced Thursday. McKeone -- who has worked in the department since 1999 -- will be the city’s seventh police chief, taking over ...

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CORAL SPRINGS, FL – The woman who called police last week to the Coral Springs home of TikTok stars the "Island Boys" is a social media influencer and actress in pornographic movies, according to a police report. Madysun Jaques, 22, was living with the brothers Franky and Alex Venegas in Heron ...

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