A man stopped at Aventura’s West Marine to get a grill Saturday night and left his 4-month old puppy in his car with the air conditioning on and the doors locked. When he came back his window was smashed and the dog was gone.
Aventura police say they arrested convicted thief Silvia Lorenzo as the pickpocket in at least two Aventura Mall pickpocket thefts that point out the personal security dos and don’ts of holiday shopping.
Paul Tucker is facing charges of grand theft, money laundering and selling unregistered securities after pitching investors on a 20-bed rehabilitation center in Nassau, Bahamas. Investigators say he collected about $350,000 but the center was never built and he spent most of the money on personal expenses.