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Busted for Stealing Musical Instruments During a State of Emergency.

Lavontte Williams is headed to jail for stealing musical instruments and equipment during a State of Emergency.
Deputies patrolling in the 4600 block of N. Australian Ave, Mangonia Park, came across a white Mercedes SUV parked on the North side of Value Pawn and Jewelry with hurricane shutters (wooden boards) removed from the front of the business.
Deputies determined a “burglary in progress” was occurring. After back up arrived a perimeter was set up around the business, an announcement was made […]

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3 Arrested for Looting a Shell Gas Station

We arrested Austin Johnson and 2 Juveniles accused of looting a Shell gas station. They helped themselves to beer, cigarettes and cigars. ‬All three suspects were arrested for Burglary to a Business (state of emergency) and Grand Theft.
The juveniles were transported to the JAC center and the adult male, Austin Johnson, DOB: 10/02/93, was taken to the Palm Beach County Jail.
 

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PBSO Busts Suspects for Numerous Vehicle Burglaries…

When we ask you to lock your cars and hide your valuables, we are trying to protect you from these creepers.
We’re doing our job, but we need your help, Palm Beach County. If you leave candy on top of a counter and a kid were to pass by, would they take it or keep walking? Similarly, if we are leaving laptops, phones, purses, etc., we are unfortunately exposing ourselves to being victims of a car burglary.

REMINDERS:
Please remove all valuables […]

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PBSO Busts Suspect for Attempted First Degree Murder

Who remembers the shooting back in May, in unincorporated West Palm Beach (4600 block of Gardenette Road)? Apparently, this was a fight that got out of control.
The victim ended up being transported to the hospital with a gunshot wound. After further investigation, we were able to locate the suspect, Kenneth A. Murph, and arrested him today for Attempted First Degree Murder (Firearm) and Armed Robbery (Firearm). Keep them coming, team!

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BUSTED - Playing Cop

PBSO Arrest Man Playing Cops

Although we are honored to be an example to follow, this crossed the line.
On Sunday, we spotted a suspicious black & white (police style) vehicle driving near Lake Avenue and North Dixie Highway. The man turned on a police-style siren and spotlight behind another vehicle, attempting to pull the vehicle over.

The deputy witnessed this vehicle with the word POLICE in large letters on the trunk. Our deputy immediate became suspicious and initiated a traffic stop on the police-style vehicle.
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PBSO Bust Drug Dealer from Lake Worth

Agents BUST Sammie Wells Jr. and SEIZE Heroin, Marijuana and Ammunition
After an ongoing investigation, agents from PBSO’s Narcotics Division served a search warrant at a home located in the 1200 block of 14th Street, Lake Worth.

What they found was: 31-year old Sammie Wells Jr., a known drug offender. Numerous drugs and ammunition were seized and Sammie Wells Jr. was taken to the Palm Beach County Jail on ten drug-related charges.

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Offer Up Thief

Busted for Stealing a Pair of White Sneakers from “OfferUp” App

BUSTED for stealing some white Kicks. Zeandre Kirlew will now be wearing crocks in our Jail.
The victim placed an ad on the cell phone app “OfferUp” selling a pair of white Nike sneakers. The suspect and victim arranged to meet at a local development clubhouse. The victim and suspect spoke briefly, the suspect tried on the shoes and agreed to purchase the sneakers. The suspect walked back to his car as if he were going to get the money […]

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Operation Buried Treasure was a Success

PBSO, Jupiter PD & DEA Focused on Narcotics Dealers Associated with Drug Overdose Cases in North Palm Beach County.
On May 15, 2017, members of the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division met with members of the Jupiter Police Department’s Narcotics Unit to discuss the increased number of overdoses which had recently occurred in the Town of Jupiter. Several overdose investigations as well as intelligence gathered from confidential informants revealed the source of illegal drugs resulting in the overdoses […]

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Busted for Breaking into MetroPCS Store in the Village of Royal Palm Beach

This suspect was observed breaking the window of the Metro PCS store to gain entry inside.
Once inside, he helped himself to multiple boxes of merchandise.
He was later located in the school parking lot of Royal Palm Beach High School in possession of the stolen merchandise.
He was immediately arrested and gave a full confession.
This incident occurred on Monday, February 13, 2017.
Metro PCS store is located on Belvedere Road and N State Road 7, Royal Palm Beach.

Walker was taken to PBC […]

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