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'BMF' Star Lil Meech Arrested For Felony Theft In Miami

'BMF' star Lil Meech allegedly stole a $250,000 Richard Mille watch and got caught ... leading to his arrest for grand theft. The 22-year-old actor/rapper -- handpicked by 50 Cent to star as his dad, Big Meech, in the Starz ‘BMF’ series -- got booked on two counts of first-degree grand theft and a separate count of organized fraud on March 14.

Man struck and killed by car in Lauderhill while he was taking gas to a stranded motorist

A 41-year-old man who was doing a good deed by taking gas to a stranded motorist was hit and killed by a car in Lauderhill late Wednesday night, officials said. After multiple reports about 11 p.m. Wednesday about a pedestrian hit by a car, Lauderhill police found a man with severe injuries in the road in the 2600 block of North State Road 7 near Northwest 26th Street. Erick Veilleux had been ...

Lil Meech Arrested for Theft After Allegedly Failing to Pay Off $250,000 Richard Mille Watch

Lil Meech, the BMF actor and son of Big Meech, has been arrested for grand theft after allegedly stealing a $250,000 Richard Mille watch. TMZ reports the alleged robbery took place in February, when Lil Meech put down his $80,000 platinum Rolex toward a payment on the new watch at Miami’s Haimov Jewelers. He’s accused of not paying the remaining balance and has since been booked on two counts of first-degree grand theft and a separate count of organized fraud on March 14.

Florida Woman Charged in Killing and Burying of an 81-Year-Old Man in Backyard

A Florida woman has been charged in connection with the murder of an elderly man, who she told police that she killed and then buried in a backyard. Clio Marcia Trice was arrested on a second-degree murder charge on Monday, after she told neighbors that she had killed an 81-year-old man — whose identity has not yet been released — according to the Miami Herald.

Derrick White Out For Game 2 Due To Personal Reasons

Derrick White will miss Game 2 of the Easter Conference Finals for personal reasons. The Boston Celtics are expected to get Marcus Smart back for Game 2. Boston trails the Miami Heat 1-0. White and his wife are expecting a child, which is the likely reason for the absence.

Police ID Man Killed In Deadly Hit & Run Near Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Police have released the name of the man who was struck and killed in a hit and run crash early Wednesday morning near the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino. Seminole police say the man who died was 61-year-old Winsor Louis-Jean of Miami Gardens. Louis-Jean was struck in or near the southbound lanes of State Road 441, just north of Stirling Road. Police said it was not clear if he was struck in the road or on the sidewalk. Police are working on a description of the vehicle that hit him. Traffic cameras at a nearby intersection could provide a valuable lead in finding the driver responsible.

Men arrested in cross-county police chase appear in court

DAVIE, Fla. – A police chase involving a stolen car that spanned two South Florida counties led to a pair of arrests Wednesday afternoon. The driver, identified as 20-year-old Jwan Rivers, eventually stopped in Davie after one of the vehicle’s tires began to shred. Rivers appeared virtually before...

'Euphoria' Actor Arrested

Demetrius "Lil Meech" Flenory Jr., who stars in Euphoria and STARZ's 1980s-era crime drama BMF, was arrested in Miami and charged with Grand Theft for allegedly stealing a $250,000 Richard Mille watch, TMZ reports. According to investigators, Flenory Jr. purchased a Richard Mille in February using his $80,000 platinum Rolex...

Pedestrian struck, killed in Lauderhill

LAUDERHILL, FLA. (WSVN) - A pedestrian was killed after being struck in Lauderhill. The incident happened in the southbound lanes of State Road 7, just after 11 p.m., Wednesday. Police said a vehicle was heading southbound along State Road 7 when the pedestrian was struck. The pedestrian was thrown into...

Davie Man Claims Million Dollar Prize In Florida Lottery Scratch Off Game

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami) – A Davie man got lucky and won a million prize in a Florida Lottery scratch-off game. David Pearson, 39, won the big money from the 500X THE CASH scratch-off game. He chose to receive his winnings in a one-time lump-sum payment of $820,000.00. Pearson bought his winning ticket at a Speedway store, located at 2860 Davie Road. The retailer will receive a $2,000 bonus for selling it. The $50 game, 500X THE CASH, has a top prize of $25 million, the largest offered on a Florida scratch-off game. The game’s overall odds of winning are 1-in-4.50.   CBS4 is your official Florida Lottery station.
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Pair Arrested North Miami Beach Shooting That Left Victim Paralyzed From Neck Down

Two men are facing charges in connection with a February shooting in North Miami Beach that left a victim paralyzed from the neck down. Kevon Ladarius Jinks and Howard Hugh Solomon III, both 23, have been charged with attempted first-degree murder with a deadly weapon, and conspiracy to commit first-degree murder with a deadly weapon in the Feb. 15 shooting, according to an arrest report.