Miami's Richard Rodriguez Gray was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison Thursday after pleading guilty to sex trafficking a minor. Gray's reaction to a Santa's Enchanted Forest employee not paying Gray's 16-year-old prostitute put cops onto him.
Dolphin Mall will be open regular hours, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m., Sunday after Saturday night’s panic and lockdown following inaccurate reports of gunshots fired. This happened at Dolphin Mall in August, too.
Liliana Sanchez bonded out Saturday, nine days after her arrest on 48 counts of criminal chargest stemming from giving unlicensed Botox injections at her West Miami-Dade business, which has carried the names Lisans Beauty Center and Imaging Digital Diagnostic.
More than two weeks after a pedestrian bridge being constructed over busy Southwest Eighth Street near the FIU campus suddenly collapsed, killing six people, investigators and engineers are still trying to understand what happened.
West Miami-Dade’s Jonathan Diaz-Fundora, 23, was arrested on child pornography and rape charges after Polk County Sheriff’s Office cops found him in a hotel with a Lakeland 10-year-old he’d been coaxing sexual photos and videos from for two months.
The Miccosukee tribe insists that its court had the authority to remove baby Ingrid Johnson from a Miami hospital. But as the child was finally returned to her mother, Indian law experts say tribal cops should have presented the tribal paperwork to a Miami judge first.
A Miccosukee court agreed to return baby Ingrid Johnson to her parents, four days after it dispatched tribal police to seize the child at Baptist Hospital in Kendall. Critics said the Indian tribe did not have jurisdiction outside the reservation.
A YouTube account belonging purportedly to Stuart Grant, who according to the FIU website is the school's planning coordinator, published a video showing what the walkway at the top of the FIU pedestrian bridge looked like days before it collapsed
The Florida International University pedestrian overpass that collapsed while under construction was a modern variation of an old bridge design that experts say is vulnerable to failure if a single structural element is damaged — a possibility that’s drawing increasing scrutiny.