Key Largo Crime

Key Largo Crime

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  • Keys man charged with strangling a man, then hiding ...

    Friday Dec 14 | via The Miami Herald 

    Police say a Florida Keys man became so irate with another man in a hotel room that he repeatedly punched him in the face, strangled him with his hands until he was unresponsive, then choked him with a phone cord to make sure he was dead. Then, police said, when Justin Lawrence Earnshaw was certain the man was dead, he wrapped him in plastic and put him in the trunk of a white new model Honda Accord.

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  • Francis William Dunn

    Monday Nov 26 | via Front www.keysnet.com 

    A father was arrested at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park in Key Largo Sunday after leaving his toddler alone at a campsite, police say. Francis William Dunn, a 46-year-old Jacksonville man, was arrested and charged with child neglect and resisting arrest after campers told police the found child was "abandoned" at his campsite, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.

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  • Key Largo man arrested on charges that he molested a...

    Nov 16, 2018 | via Front www.keysnet.com 

    A Key Largo man was arrested Thursday on a child molestation charge after Monroe County Sheriff's Office detectives say he abused a girl under the age of 12. Robert Garrett Nelson, 32, was released later in the day after posting $50,000 bond. He could not be reached for comment.

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  • Keys woman told cops her ex-boyfriend was stalking h...

    Nov 13, 2018 | via Front www.keysnet.com 

    Monroe County Sheriff's Office deputies looking for a Key Largo man who broke into his ex-girlfriend's apartment found the man hiding 15 feet up in a tree early Monday morning. The man's girlfriend was so terrified that her ex, Jesus Noa Rodriguez, 41, was inside her home that police found her hiding behind a dumpster when they arrived at the Sombrero Beach Road apartment complex shortly before 4 a.m. Two deputies checked the front and back of the building but did not see anyone.

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  • Keys woman blames Trump for her arrest. Her actual c...

    Nov 2, 2018 | via Front www.keysnet.com 

    A Key Largo woman arrested after nearly running over a Florida Keys deputy with her car and after causing a disturbance inside a Key Largo Publix supermarket said President Donald Trump put cops up to arresting her, and the Publix customers who called the police on her must all be Republicans, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Deputies arrived at the mile marker 101.5 Publix parking lot at 3:40 p.m. after receiving calls that a woman there was disturbing customers, said Adam Linhardt, sheriff's office spokesman.

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  • Construction worker stole jewelry while repairing an...

    Oct 19, 2018 | via Front www.keysnet.com 

    A worker on a construction crew doing repairs on an Islamorada house damaged during Hurricane Irma stole the homeowner's jewelry and sold it to two pawnshops, according to a Monroe County Sheriff's Office report. Michael Joseph Gibson, 30, was arrested on a warrant Thursday on grand theft, felony fraud and misdemeanor petit theft charges.

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