[ x ] close

Crime Report

2 men arrested after altercation at resort

Two South Florida men were arrested Sunday during an altercation at a Key Largo resort, with one man allegedly refusing to listen to an officer and the other allegedly found to be in possession of cocaine. Yanser Robaina, 40, of Homestead, was charged with battery on a law enforcement officer,[…]

Miami Beach man charged with battery

A Miami Beach man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly wrapped his arms around a 12-year-old child against the child’s will. Michael Alan Wank, 54, was charged with battery. Around 11:30 p.m., Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the Islander Resort in Islamorada after reports of a battery came[…]

Man arrested after parking lot quarrel

A Tampa Bay, Florida man was arrested Thursday after he allegedly punched another man in the face when he attempted to intervene during a domestic dispute. Christopher Ryan Sutton, 36, was charged with battery. Around 11:50 p.m., three Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Woody’s adult entertainment club in[…]

Boulevard speeder charged with DUI

A Miami man who was allegedly speeding on North Roosevelt Boulevard was arrested for DUI on Thursday. Yassert A. Castillo, 35, was charged with DUI, driving with a suspended license and refusal to submit a breath sample. Around 7:54 p.m., a Key West Police Department officer spotted a vehicle traveling[…]

Miami man arrested in theft from Kmart

A Miami man was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly tried to steal more than $500 of items from a Key Largo Kmart. Isaac Morejon De La Fuente, 29, was charged with grand theft, resisting an officer without violence, driving with a suspended license and refusal to sign a citation. Around[…]

Man charged with child abuse, battery

A Stock Island man was arrested Wednesday after he allegedly hit his girlfriend and grabbed a child. Jose Danilo Lopez Mendez, 30, was charged with battery and child abuse without great bodily harm. Around 12 a.m., Monroe County Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to Robyn Lane on Stock Island after receiving[…]

Sleeping in bushes leads to drug charge

A Key West man was arrested Saturday after an officer found him sleeping in the bushes and a subsequent search revealed nearly an ounce of marijuana. Kenneth Paul Griffy, 63, was charged with possession of marijuana over 20 grams, possession with intent to sell and possession of paraphernalia. He was[…]

Hollywood man cited for 4 undersized fish

A 62-year-old Hollywood, Florida man was cited Sunday for possessing undersized mangrove snapper. Roy Harmon Gissendanner was given to notice to appear in court for possessing four of the undersized fish. Upper Keys Deputy Jose Hernandez was on patrol at the Adam’s Cut Bridge in Key Largo about 11:20 a.m.[…]

Orlando man facing multiple charges

An Orlando, Florida man was arrested Tuesday after he allegedly stole a hotel-owned vehicle and then tried to bribe an officer with an offer of cocaine. Ronald William Kratz, 48, was charged with petit theft, grand theft auto and bribery of a public servant. Around 4:00 p.m., a Key West[…]

Inmate charged with spitting on another

A 30-year-old Key West jail inmate already charged with battery faces another similar charge after spitting on an inmate during a dispute over access to the phone. Michael Wesley Maynard was on the phone on Tuesday ahead of the other inmate, Joshua David Shilling, when Shilling, 38, asked Maynard when[…]