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Chelsea Todaro

Chelsea Todaro is a digital content specialist for The Palm Beach Post. She is a graduate of Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor's degree in multimedia journalism and a minor in political science. Prior to joining The Palm Beach Post, she wrote feature articles for The Atlantic Current Magazine and reported for National Defense Magazine in Washington, D.C. 

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NEW: Baby drowns after Florida mom falls asleep in bathtub 
 A mother in Melbourne Beach faces manslaughter charges after her 10-month-old son drowned in a bathtub while she was asleep, deputies said.  The incident happened at a motel on Dec. 6, where deputies believe Feeney had been drinking before she took a bath with the child. When Feeney woke up in the tub, the child was underwater and was...

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A mother in Melbourne Beach faces manslaughter charges after her 10-month-old son drowned in a bathtub while she was asleep, deputies said.  The incident happened at a motel on Dec. 6, where deputies believe Feeney had been drinking before she took a bath with the child. When Feeney woke up in the tub, the child was underwater and was...
Home Depot worker near West Palm accused of stealing $15K in drills
 A man who worked at a Home Depot in suburban West Palm Beach was arrested last week after police said he stole $15,000 worth of drill kits from the store. Charles Singleton, 27, allegedly pawned 48 drill kits from the store on the corner Okeechobee Boulevard and Jog Road in December and January, according to the arrest report. Palm Beach...

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A man who worked at a Home Depot in suburban West Palm Beach was arrested last week after police said he stole $15,000 worth of drill kits from the store. Charles Singleton, 27, allegedly pawned 48 drill kits from the store on the corner Okeechobee Boulevard and Jog Road in December and January, according to the arrest report. Palm Beach...
NEW: South Florida boy, 12, charged as adult in armed carjacking
 A 12-year-old boy in Lauderdale Lakes has been charged as an adult in a carjacking last week, Broward County Sheriff deputies said.  According to the sheriff’s office, Shaquille Dixon is one of three juveniles who carjacked an elderly woman at gunpoint on Jan. 15 in a Walmart parking lot.  Surveillance video from the store...

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A 12-year-old boy in Lauderdale Lakes has been charged as an adult in a carjacking last week, Broward County Sheriff deputies said.  According to the sheriff’s office, Shaquille Dixon is one of three juveniles who carjacked an elderly woman at gunpoint on Jan. 15 in a Walmart parking lot.  Surveillance video from the store...
NEW: 6,000 pounds of shrimp seized from small boat off Florida coast
 A small fishing boat near the Florida Keys was found with 6,000 pounds of shrimp by the United States Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Coast Guard and NOAA officials said on Jan. 12 the 68-foot boat was found traveling inside a national marine sanctuary, the Miami Herald reports.  They...

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A small fishing boat near the Florida Keys was found with 6,000 pounds of shrimp by the United States Coast Guard and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Coast Guard and NOAA officials said on Jan. 12 the 68-foot boat was found traveling inside a national marine sanctuary, the Miami Herald reports.  They...
NEW: Man accused of shoplifting, leaving child in running car at Jupiter Walmart
 Police arrested a man at a Jupiter Walmart on Thursday night after he allegedly left a 7-year-old in his car while he went inside the store and shoplifted. Around 8 p.m., a loss prevention officer spotted Derek Kingsland, 29, in the store on Indiantown Road “looking around suspiciously” with his shopping cart, the arrest report...

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Police arrested a man at a Jupiter Walmart on Thursday night after he allegedly left a 7-year-old in his car while he went inside the store and shoplifted. Around 8 p.m., a loss prevention officer spotted Derek Kingsland, 29, in the store on Indiantown Road “looking around suspiciously” with his shopping cart, the arrest report...
NEW: New York Jets wide receiver arrested on slew of charges in South Florida
 New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson was arrested in Sunrise, Fla., on Friday after police said he fled from officers and threatened to sexually assault an officer’s wife.  Sunrise police said at around 2 p.m. the 24-year-old NFL player was driving 105 mph in a 45 mph zone when officers tried to conduct a traffic stop on...

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New York Jets wide receiver Robby Anderson was arrested in Sunrise, Fla., on Friday after police said he fled from officers and threatened to sexually assault an officer’s wife.  Sunrise police said at around 2 p.m. the 24-year-old NFL player was driving 105 mph in a 45 mph zone when officers tried to conduct a traffic stop on...
UPDATE: Police ID man killed in West Palm shooting, 2 others injured
 Update 10:55 a.m.: City police have identified a man killed in a shooting in West Palm Beach Friday afternoon, injuring two others. At around 4 p.m., officers responded to the 1200 block of Sapodilla Avenue, where 56-year-old Daniel Boynton was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Sgt. Dennis Hardiman Jr. with West Palm Beach Police...

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Update 10:55 a.m.: City police have identified a man killed in a shooting in West Palm Beach Friday afternoon, injuring two others. At around 4 p.m., officers responded to the 1200 block of Sapodilla Avenue, where 56-year-old Daniel Boynton was pronounced dead at the scene, according to Sgt. Dennis Hardiman Jr. with West Palm Beach Police...
VIDEO: Animal group uncovers ‘house of horror’ at Florida egg farm
 An alleged investigation conducted by a non-profit animal rights group revealed deplorable conditions and animal abuse at an egg farm in Lake Wales, Fla.  The Animal Recovery Mission (ARM) said in a news conference in Tampa on Tuesday that the Cal-Maine egg farm forced caged hens to live in a “house of horror,” our news...

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An alleged investigation conducted by a non-profit animal rights group revealed deplorable conditions and animal abuse at an egg farm in Lake Wales, Fla.  The Animal Recovery Mission (ARM) said in a news conference in Tampa on Tuesday that the Cal-Maine egg farm forced caged hens to live in a “house of horror,” our news...
NEW: Florida boy, 6, dies of rabies infection from bat scratch
 A 6-year-old boy in Central Florida who was scratched by a bat died at a local hospital on Sunday.  According to WESH, Ryker Roque contracted the virus when he went to touch a sick bat that his father had rescued in Eustis, Fla.  "I had asked my son, 'Don't touch it under any circumstance. Don't touch it until I find out...

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A 6-year-old boy in Central Florida who was scratched by a bat died at a local hospital on Sunday.  According to WESH, Ryker Roque contracted the virus when he went to touch a sick bat that his father had rescued in Eustis, Fla.  "I had asked my son, 'Don't touch it under any circumstance. Don't touch it until I find out...
Trump in Palm Beach: President back in Washington after protests near Mar-a-Lago
  Update 3:03 p.m. President Trump did not tweet about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today but did re-tweet a White House tweet with comments from the president about Dr. King. Vice President Mike Pence and other Trump family members also tweeted today.   Update 1:55 p.m.: Trump has arrived back at Mar-a-Lago and is expected to...

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Update 3:03 p.m. President Trump did not tweet about Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. today but did re-tweet a White House tweet with comments from the president about Dr. King. Vice President Mike Pence and other Trump family members also tweeted today.   Update 1:55 p.m.: Trump has arrived back at Mar-a-Lago and is expected to...
FAA: President Trump to revisit Palm Beach next weekend
 Although President Donald Trump is leaving Palm Beach this afternoon,  he plans to return next weekend. According to a travel notice from the Federal Aviation Administration, Trump will travel back to Palm Beach on Friday, Jan. 19, and stay until Sunday, Jan. 21.  There will be temporary flight restrictions in the West Palm Beach...

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Although President Donald Trump is leaving Palm Beach this afternoon,  he plans to return next weekend. According to a travel notice from the Federal Aviation Administration, Trump will travel back to Palm Beach on Friday, Jan. 19, and stay until Sunday, Jan. 21.  There will be temporary flight restrictions in the West Palm Beach...