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Brazen Burglar Tries To Pry Gun Safe Door In Boca Raton Home

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — A brazen theft attempt of guns  is under investigation by Boca Raton Police. According to investigators, someone entered a home in the 200 block of NW 8th Street by breaking in through a kitchen window — over a sink. The thief made off with two laptop computers and jewelry. The…

Brazilian Women Charged With Theft From Boca Raton Macy's

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Two women with Brazilian ID cards were arrested and charged with stealing roughly $2300 worth of merchandise from the Macy’s at Boca’s Town Center Mall. According to police, Helina Mario Sarlo Wilken, 41, and Janete Lirio, 52, were cuffed and stuffed after investigators say they took clothing, jewelry, watches and…

Theft A Pleasure For Boca Raton Publix Pharmacy Worker

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Bringing new meaning to the the long standing ad campaign of “Publix, Where Shopping Is A Pleasure,” Boca Raton Police say that a pharmacy technician likely found her job pleasurable as well — at least if she was using the medication she’s accused of stealing. Kristie Robinson, 21,  allegedly stole…

Elderly Couple Found Dead In Boca Pointe

UPDATE 2:58p March 2, 2012: The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office has identified the deceased as: 69 year old Adele Ridless and 79 year old Mort Victor. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Developing story just in from the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. A man and woman, both in their 70s, have been found dead…

Palm Beach Deputy Arrested For Threatening Witness, Tampering With Evidence

WEST PALM BEACH, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Internal Affairs Lieutenant Dean Thomas Johnson is himself in trouble or allegedly tampering with a witness, attempting to tamper evidence, and disclosing confidential information. He faces up to 15 years in prison. According the State Attorney’s office, Johnson revealed the facts of an ongoing,…

Small Plane Crash Lands At Boca Raton Airport

Boca Raton Airport Plane Crash

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The good news is that the pilot is fine. The bad news is that the plane looks like it has had better days. Boca Raton Fire Rescue rushed to the Boca Raton airport around 8 this morning after receiving calls that had a plane had crashed. Incredibly, the pilot was…

Ion Interactive Moving To New High Tech Boca Building

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The heart of Boca Raton is about to beat faster. The developer of 200 East Palmetto Park Blvd., a mixed-used condo, retail, and office building, is confirming major new tenants — including a local tech company with a huge national footprint. From the media advisory: “Downtown Boca Raton is growing,…