Friday, January 8
CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) — Police say they are looking for a man who stole a sports utility vehicle while its owner was fueling up at a South Florida gas station. A Coral Springs police spokesman says the carjacker noticed a 6-year-old girl in the back seat after driving off last night. He stopped about 2 miles from the gas station and let the child out.
FRUITLAND PARK, Fla. (AP) — Authorities say a Lake County appliance store worker was accidentally killed while helping load a washing machine into a customer's vehicle. Fruitland Park Police Chief Michael Fewless says the worker was killed Wednesday.
STARKE, Fla. (AP) — A former carnival worker who was convicted of killing three Tampa Bay-area women and then married a member of his defense team has been executed in Florida.
Gov. Rick Scott's office says Oscar Ray Bolin was pronounced dead by lethal injection at 10:16 last night at Florida State Prison in Starke.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Palm Beach County schools officials are reviewing their policies after they say a parent attacked a teacher inside a classroom. A schools spokeswoman says protocol at West Palm Beach's Roosevelt Elementary School may change based on what the investigation finds following the Dec. 17 incident in which 30-year-old Shakira Green is charged.