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Alleged Pot Smoking Teen Leads To Shutdown Of Whispering Pines Elementary

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: PBSO) — Shortly after 10:00 am, this morning, a deputy working an off duty detail in the Boca Landings subdivision checked out with a suspicious vehicle occupied with an unknown female in the passenger’s seat.  Upon approaching the vehicle the deputy smelled a strong odor of marijuana coming from inside. …

HOOKER? Boca Woman Charged With Prostitution

Kathryn Olson

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — The stock market is crashing, the price of oil is falling, but there’s always a market for sex! We don’t know if Kathryn Marie Olson of Hampton Drive in Boca is taking part in that market, but we do know that public records report that Olson was charged with “Prostitution…

Alexander Gillis Charged With Murder, Third Charged In FAU Killing

Alexander Gillis

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca Raton PD) — On December 29, 2015, at approximately 7:20 p.m., Boca Raton Police officers responded to a shooting at U-Park Apartments, 135 NW 20th Street. Arriving officers found the victim, Nicholas Acosta, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He died later that evening. On December 30, 2015, Boca Raton detectives…

Penny Bergman, 68, Charged With DUI In Boca Raton

Penny Bergman

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) — Penny Bergman, 68, of Butterfield Lane in Boca Raton is facing a DUI charge following her arrest by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office. Bergman was taken into custody around 4am Monday and booked into the Palm Beach County Jail. She was released several hours later on her own recognizance. Bergman…

Christopher Pereira Killed In Boca Raton Accident

BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Source: Boca PD) — On Friday, February 5th at 12:54 a.m., officers with the Boca Raton Police Department’s Traffic Homicide Unit investigated a crash, which occurred at 1700 West Palmetto Park Road. The driver of a 1998 Nissan Pathfinder was eastbound on West Palmetto Park Road in the left through lane as…