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Leopoldo-Flores-Jr-219x300Leopoldo Flores Jr. of Port St. Lucie, Florida was arrested on October 27 for allegedly sexually abusing a child for several years.

Flores, 39, faces multiple counts of possession of child pornography, promotion of sexual performance by a child, obscene communication with a minor, and child cruelty. He is being held without bond at the Palm Beach County Jail’s West Detention Center. The press did not name an attorney for him.

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Big-Coppitt-Key-seizure-300x169Federal agents are reportedly suing the cash seized in a drug raid in Key West, Florida earlier this year to make sure it doesn’t get into the wrong hands.

According to news sources, federal, state, and local agents raided a Big Coppitt Key home on January 10 and seized $166,400 in cash as well as drug paraphernalia and small amounts of marijuana and cocaine.

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Bridget-Freitas-240x300Bridget Freitas of Pembroke Pines, Florida was arrested at a University of Miami football game Saturday after she allegedly swatted a police officer as she was being carried out of the stadium for disorderly conduct.

Freitas, 30, is being charged with battery on a law enforcement officer and disorderly conduct. She was released on bond on Sunday. It is unclear if she has acquired the services of an attorney.

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Dwayne-Taylor-240x300Dwayne Taylor, a former member of Florida’s legislature and Daytona Beach city commissioner accused of using campaign funds for his personal benefit, has been ordered to forfeit almost $63,000 as part of his sentence.

Taylor, 49, was charged with 9 counts of wire fraud on March 9. He pleaded not guilty to all charges the day after the indictment was filed.

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Joselyn-Lopez-213x300Joselyn Lopez of North Lauderdale, Florida was taken into police custody on October 26 for allegedly causing a car crash over a year ago that led to the death Christopher Sheehan and injured Jacob Snowhite.

Lopez, 30, faces eight charges, including DUI manslaughter, vehicular homicide, reckless driving and causing serious bodily harm. During a bond court hearing on Friday, a judge set her bond at $47,000 and ordered her not to drive a vehicle under any circumstances. If she manages to post bail, Lopez is to be placed on house arrest with an ankle monitor and will have to submit to weekly drug and alcohol testing.

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