Gomez Furniture Company, Evelio U. Valdez manager, was at 720 Duval St.
Monroe County Sheriff Henry Haskins reported for the first time in a decade Monroe County did not have a traffic fatality in the months of January and February.
Warren T. Bethel was appointed lieutenant on the Key West Police force by Chief Armando Perez Jr.
A bucketful of charcoal drenched in lighter fluid exploded and damaged the house at 421 Virginia St. before the fire department doused the flames.
A theft of 20 imported suits valued at $2,500 was reported stolen by Harry Berry of 915 Eisenhower Drive. Berry told police he might have left the door unlocked.