You have reached your limit of free articles this month.

Enjoy unlimited access to myPalmBeachPost.com

Starting at just 99¢ for 8 weeks.

GREAT REASONS TO SUBSCRIBE TODAY!

  • IN-DEPTH REPORTING
  • INTERACTIVE STORYTELLING
  • NEW TOPICS & COVERAGE
  • ePAPER
X

You have read of premium articles.

Get unlimited access to all of our breaking news, in-depth coverage and bonus content- exclusively for subscribers. Starting at just 99¢ for 8 weeks

X

Welcome to myPalmBeachPost.com

This subscriber-only site gives you exclusive access to breaking news, in-depth coverage, exclusive interactives and bonus content.

You can read free articles of your choice a month that are only available on myPalmBeachPost.com.



Julius Whigham II

Julius is a breaking news reporter for The Post.

Latest from Julius Whigham II

NEW: Florida juveniles accused of stealing Porsche, $200K in cash
 Six juveniles from the Fort Lauderdale area are accused of being part of a car theft and home burglary in April on North Hutchinson Island, the St. Luce County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. The teens are accused of burglarizing a home in the 200 block of Marina Drive on April 27 and stealing a 2014 Porsche Cayman. The stolen vehicle...

Posted: 5 hours ago

Six juveniles from the Fort Lauderdale area are accused of being part of a car theft and home burglary in April on North Hutchinson Island, the St. Luce County Sheriff’s Office said Monday. The teens are accused of burglarizing a home in the 200 block of Marina Drive on April 27 and stealing a 2014 Porsche Cayman. The stolen vehicle...
CAUGHT ON TAPE: Surveillance video of man robbing Dollar General store
 Port St. Lucie police are asking for the public’s help identifying a man who robbed a Dollar General last week. The robbery occurred at about 9:30 p.m. Friday at the Dollar General located near Southwest Paar Drive and Southwest Port St. Lucie Lucie Boulevard. A man pointed a handgun and told the clerk to open the register and give...

Posted: 8 hours ago

Port St. Lucie police are asking for the public’s help identifying a man who robbed a Dollar General last week. The robbery occurred at about 9:30 p.m. Friday at the Dollar General located near Southwest Paar Drive and Southwest Port St. Lucie Lucie Boulevard. A man pointed a handgun and told the clerk to open the register and give...
Human trafficking: What is it, and what is being done about it?
 What is human trafficking? It’s defined in Florida Statute 787.06 (2d) as “transporting, soliciting, recruiting, harboring, providing, enticing, maintaining or obtaining another person for the purpose of exploitation of that person.” The exploitation would be for labor, domestic servitude or sexual exploitation...

Posted: 10 hours ago

What is human trafficking? It’s defined in Florida Statute 787.06 (2d) as “transporting, soliciting, recruiting, harboring, providing, enticing, maintaining or obtaining another person for the purpose of exploitation of that person.” The exploitation would be for labor, domestic servitude or sexual exploitation...
NEW: Boynton woman, 71, reported missing
 A 71-year-old Boynton Beach woman was reported missing Friday night and city police are asking for the public’s help in finding. Police say Diane Lillie was last seen about 7 p.m. at her home on Lake Terrace Drive. She suffers from Schizophrenia, according to police. Lillie was last seen wear a dark blue v-neck sweater and a black pants...

Posted: 2 days ago

A 71-year-old Boynton Beach woman was reported missing Friday night and city police are asking for the public’s help in finding. Police say Diane Lillie was last seen about 7 p.m. at her home on Lake Terrace Drive. She suffers from Schizophrenia, according to police. Lillie was last seen wear a dark blue v-neck sweater and a black pants...
NEW: Florida man caught with credit-card skimmers during traffic stop
 An Orlando man’s erratic driving brought some him unwanted attention this week from Martin County sheriff’s deputies. Yudiel Bayon Garica’s day only got worse after deputies allegedly found him in possession of a credit-card skimmer, a credit-card reader and more than a dozen stolen credit cards. Garcia, 29, was taken into...

Posted: 3 days ago

An Orlando man’s erratic driving brought some him unwanted attention this week from Martin County sheriff’s deputies. Yudiel Bayon Garica’s day only got worse after deputies allegedly found him in possession of a credit-card skimmer, a credit-card reader and more than a dozen stolen credit cards. Garcia, 29, was taken into...
LATEST: ‘Not your luck day,’ West Palm police say attacker warned man
 With a folding knife in hand, Keith Etheridge approached as another man walked outside Wednesday to retrieve his mail, according to West Palm Beach police. “This is not your lucky day,” Etheridge told the man, adding a racial slur, according to a police arrest report made public Thursday. Etheridge’s day ended with his arrest...

Posted: 3 days ago

With a folding knife in hand, Keith Etheridge approached as another man walked outside Wednesday to retrieve his mail, according to West Palm Beach police. “This is not your lucky day,” Etheridge told the man, adding a racial slur, according to a police arrest report made public Thursday. Etheridge’s day ended with his arrest...
NEW: Lake Worth man accused of videotaping teen in bathroom
 A Lake Worth man is facing a criminal charge after he allegedly used a cellphone to record video of a teenage girl taking a shower, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office arrested Osman Perez, 30, early Thursday on one count of video voyeurism. He remained in custody at the Palm Beach...

Posted: 4 days ago

A Lake Worth man is facing a criminal charge after he allegedly used a cellphone to record video of a teenage girl taking a shower, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office arrested Osman Perez, 30, early Thursday on one count of video voyeurism. He remained in custody at the Palm Beach...
NEW: St. Lucie man accused of trying to lure girls into prostitution
 Christopher Alexander Koeper promised to help a person he thought was a 16-year-old girl make plenty of money working as a stripper and a prostitute, the Martin County Sheriff’s Office alleged Wednesday. “You’ll be the safest girl in the world next to me,” he reportedly told her, promising never to leave the teen&rsquo...

Posted: 5 days ago

Christopher Alexander Koeper promised to help a person he thought was a 16-year-old girl make plenty of money working as a stripper and a prostitute, the Martin County Sheriff’s Office alleged Wednesday. “You’ll be the safest girl in the world next to me,” he reportedly told her, promising never to leave the teen&rsquo...
NEW: Florida woman charged with allowing 12-year-old to drive
 A Port St. Lucie woman was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly let a 12-year-old girl drive a car that crashed into another vehicle. Brittney Ashley Powell, 20, faces a charge of child abuse. According to police, the crash occurred shortly after 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Northeast Airoso Boulevard and Southeast St. James Drive. Powell...

Posted: 5 days ago

A Port St. Lucie woman was arrested Tuesday after she allegedly let a 12-year-old girl drive a car that crashed into another vehicle. Brittney Ashley Powell, 20, faces a charge of child abuse. According to police, the crash occurred shortly after 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Northeast Airoso Boulevard and Southeast St. James Drive. Powell...
JUST IN: Marijuana stash found under infant car seat leads to arrest
 What started as a traffic stop for a broken taillight escalated into more serious charges last week for a 21-year-old Wellington man accused of smoking marijuana in front of an infant and storing a stash of the drug under the child’s car seat. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tomaz King on Thursday on charges of...

Posted: 5 days ago

What started as a traffic stop for a broken taillight escalated into more serious charges last week for a 21-year-old Wellington man accused of smoking marijuana in front of an infant and storing a stash of the drug under the child’s car seat. The Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office arrested Tomaz King on Thursday on charges of...
BREAKING: FHP ID’s victim in I-95 road rage stabbing, two questioned
 A 26-year-old West Palm Beach man was fatally stabbed Tuesday afternoon after a sideswipe crash on southbound Interstate 95 turned into a road-rage incident, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Duvarn N. Fraser sustained multiple stab wounds during the 3 p.m. attack just north of Blue Heron Boulevard. He arrived at St. Mary’s Medical...

Posted: 6 days ago

A 26-year-old West Palm Beach man was fatally stabbed Tuesday afternoon after a sideswipe crash on southbound Interstate 95 turned into a road-rage incident, the Florida Highway Patrol said. Duvarn N. Fraser sustained multiple stab wounds during the 3 p.m. attack just north of Blue Heron Boulevard. He arrived at St. Mary’s Medical...