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Kaitlyn Hunt attorney files motion to remove judge on case, citing bias
Updated 06/18/2013 at 4:20 p.m.
VERO BEACH — The attorney for Kaitlyn Hunt is objecting to a judge’s decision to set Sept. 9 for the start of the teen-sex trial — a date the attorney says is unfair and premature, moving it before more than ...
Accused bank robber tried to share his wealth in Fort Pierce
Published 06/17/2013 at 5:03 p.m.
A Wells Fargo Bank robber tries to be Robin Hood but gets arrested instead.
Is this Florida or Alaska? Air temperature doesn't distinguish
Published 06/17/2013 at 2:59 p.m.
Talk about polar opposites.
Judge sets Sept. 9 trial for Sebastian teen Kaitlyn Hunt's sex case
Published 06/14/2013 at 6:25 p.m.
VERO BEACH — A circuit judge is taking the initiative in the Kaitlyn Hunt teen-sex case, setting a Sept. 9 date for jury selection to begin.
3 face smuggling charges for bringing 6 people into United States through Vero Beach
Updated 06/14/2013 at 7:32 p.m.
VERO BEACH — Three men federal officials caught on Thursday are charged with illegally transporting people into the United States by boat — including six stopped along U.S. 1, according to federal court records filed Friday.
Deputies find $45,000 in marijuana during traffic stop in Martin County
Published 06/14/2013 at 6:43 a.m.
MARTIN COUNTY — A motorist ran off when stopped by deputies, leaving behind marijuana with a street value of $45,000 on Thursday, according to Martin County Sheriff’s Office officials.
Port St. Lucie woman arrested in taxi driver's violent robbery
Published 06/14/2013 at 6:38 a.m.
The fourth and final suspect in a beating and robbery of a taxi driver now is in the Martin County Jail, under a $400,000 bail.
2 officers of gay rights group resign after backlash to stance on Hunt case
Published 06/14/2013 at 4 a.m.
VERO BEACH — Two top officers of a gay-lesbian rights organization have resigned citing adverse reaction within and outside the group to their stance about Kaitlyn Hunt’s teen-sex case.
Hobe Sound girl, 12, steps forward to help Chomper return to his Fort Pierce family
Updated 06/13/2013 at 5:04 p.m.
FORT PIERCE — A 12-year-old Hobe Sound girl and the organization Help Us Help Them is paying the fees the owner of an impounded dog couldn’t, saving 7-month-old Chomper and returning him to his family.
Fort Pierce police investigate why dead body found in truck at IRSC
Updated 06/13/2013 at 4:44 p.m.
FORT PIERCE — Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the body of a Palm Beach County man in his 50s found in a truck in the parking lot at Indian River State College.
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