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NOW: FATAL WRECK I-95 NORTHBOUND AT PALMETTO PARK

UPDATE: FHP says Boone Lefenvre, 80, of West Palm Beach died when he drove his 2011 Hyundai off the road and into a palm tree. The investigation continues. BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — If you’re heading north on I-95 right now (5:15pm), prepare for a difficult drive. Fire Rescue is on the scene of a…

HAUGHT CAUGHT: Boca’s Katrina Haught Jailed On Drug Charges

Katrina Haught

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Sometimes you’re Haught. Sometimes your naught. Sometimes you’re caught. In the case of Katrina Haught, she’s caught. Boca Police arrested Haught, of Lake Worth, early Wednesday morning and charged her with 10 counts of possessing and/or using drug equipment and one count of possessing a controlled substance without a prescription.…

Boca’s Temple Inman Jailed On DUI Charge

Temple Inman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Temple Inman of the 1700 block of SW 13th Place in Boca is facing both a DUI charge and the equally as serious charge of refusing to submit to a DUI test after a license suspension. Inman was arrested Tuesday afternoon by Boynton Beach Police who locked her up in…

OUTRAGEOUS AGENTS™: Boca’s Stephanie Fleishman Jailed After Ripping Underwear Off Boyfriend

Stephanie Fleishman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Stephanie Fleishman, a sales agent for a local builder, is in police custody after she allegedly scratched her boyfriend and then ripped his black Armani underwear from his body. Fleishman is charged with “battery, cause bodily harm.” While we traditionally do not report on battery arrests, this is Stephanie Fleishman’s…

Sixth Grader Arrested After Making Online Threat

BROWARD COUNTY, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: BSO) — A sixth-grader who threatened to kill students at a Lauderdale Lakes school has been arrested and faces a felony charge of intimidation. Around 8:30 p.m. on President’s Day, the 13-year-old girl posted a threat on Instagram that students at Central Charter School would be killed this week. She gave…

Wells Fargo Still A Disaster In South Florida, Especially Kimberly Blvd. Branch In Boca

Wells Fargo Kimberly Blvd.

UPDATE: Are you a Century Village resident (directly across the street) and question fees, services or accounts you’ve received from this branch of Wells Fargo (9050 Kimberly Blvd, Boca Raton)? Please email us at news(at)bocanewsnow.com. We are investigating.  BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — We reported last year on the horrendous customer service experienced by Wells…

Boca’s Just Mertes Jailed On Grand Theft Charge

Justin Mertes

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Less than a month after being charged with driving a stolen vehicle, Justin Mertes of Saddle Creek Drive in Boca Raton is in jail, this time charged with Larceny — Grand Theft ($300 less than $5,000). Mertes was arrested by Boca Raton Police Sunday night. He was booked into the…