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Boca Doctor Charged With Robbery, Battery

dwight collman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Dwight D. Collman, an emergency room doctor who now trains other ER docs through his “Collman Institute” in Boca Raton is behind bars Tuesday night. Collman is charged with Robbery By Sudden Snatching, Battery On An Officer or EMT, and Property Damage/Criminal Mischief. Collman, 58, was taken into custody by…

Boca Man Claims To Beat, Tie Up Juvenile

Wayne Crawley

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you think sending a text to a friend asking what to do next after you beat up — and tie up — a teenager is funny, you should meet Wayne Edward Crawley. The Boca Raton resident apparently sent such a text to a friend in Chicago. This generated a…

Man Killed In Delray Beach Motorcycle Accident

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A Wellington man is dead after police say he ejected himself from his motorcycle to avoid a crash. Andrew Sullivan, 69, of Wellington, was riding his ’71 BMW motorcycle east bound on Atlantic Avenue in the area of Half Mile Road — near Lyons. As he approached Half Mile Road,…

Money Guy Chodkowski Charged With DUI

Raymond Chodkowski

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Raymond Chodkowski, the self-identified COO of a financial services firm, is facing two DUI charges and another moving violation following his arrest by Boca Raton Police. Cops stopped Chodkowski early Saturday morning and charged him with both DUI and “DUI – refuse to submit to a (blood alcohol) test following…

Dallas Man Jailed On Boca Kidnap Charge

Christopher Meyers, Courtesy Palm Beach County Jail.

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Christopher Meyers, a 30 year old resident of Dallas, Texas, remains in the Palm Beach County Jail Saturday afternoon following his arrest for kidnap/false imprisonment and battery. Boca Raton Police arrested Meyers Friday morning — he was booked into jail a short time later. Meyers has no criminal history in…

Police Seek Missing Delray Man, Frank Padykula

DELRAY BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating Frank Padykula, DOB: 10/30/56. Padykula walked away from his residence of 68 Normandy B, Delray Beach, sometime between Thursday, November 13, 2014 at 10:30 pm and today at 6:00 pm.  He has not been seen or heard from since. Clothing…

The Palm Beach Post Nails It: PBSO Blotter Move Was “Uncalled For”

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We make a habit out of not republishing what other media is doing or reporting. BocaNewsNow.com is independent. But giving credit where credit is due, the Post’s editorial today calling Sheriff Ric Bradshaw’s removal of the booking blotter “apparent retaliation” and “uncalled for” is right on. BocaNewsNow.com is a hobby…