Vero Beach, FLsebastiandaily.com

South I-95 shut down between Sebastian and Vero Beach

A crash at the 149-mile marker on southbound I-95 has shut down the road and left drivers detouring at the Fellsmere/Sebastian exit at mile marker 156, according to the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office. Southbound drivers will take County Road 512 west through Fellsmere to State Road 60 in Vero...
Port Saint Lucie, FLcbs12.com

Trash debate heats up in Port St. Lucie

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (CBS12) — Port St. Lucie is dealing with a big trash problem. Since the pandemic began there have been more than eight thousand complaints about delayed or missed pickups. Port St. Lucie has always had a haul-all plan meaning garbage collectors would pick up any type...
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Missing Florida Woman Found Dead in Indian River County Canal

Indian River County deputies investigating a “creepy amount” of buzzards in a neighborhood near Gifford found the body of a woman who’d missing missing more than week. Maria Guadaloupe Romo, 33, was found dead in canal, and investigators are treating her death as a homicide, according to the Indian County Sheriff’s Office.
Indian River County, FLveronews.com

Deputies search for 2 suspected of using fake money to buy lottery tickets

SEBASTIAN — Deputies are searching for two people they believe used counterfeit bills to purchase lottery tickets last week at a gas station. Indian River County deputies released surveillance photos of the two suspects and asked for the public’s help in identifying the individuals. The incident occurred about 6:30 a.m. last Tuesday at a Citgo gas station in the 9000 block of County Road 512, Sebastian.
Sebastian, FLsebastiandaily.com

Have a look inside the Crab Stop of Sebastian, FL

The Crab Stop Seafood Bar & Grill of Sebastian, Florida. The Crab Stop offers a great Happy Hour and dinner with plenty of blue crab, snow crab, and king crab legs in Sebastian. Signup for the free Sebastian Daily newsletter for your chance to win free dinners and merchandise!. Copyright...
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IRC corrections officer sentenced to 120 days for pepper-spraying inmate

IRC Corrections Deputy Keefe Roman, seen here on surveillance video, was sentenced to 120 days in jail for pepper-spraying an inmate. Image from IRCSO. Keefe Roman, a former corrections officer at the Indian River County Jail, was sentenced July 21 to 120 days in jail after a jury found him guilty of battery related to a Dec. 10, 2020, incident in which Roman pepper-sprayed an inmate three times.
Indian River County, FLsebastiandaily.com

Sharp Rise in COVID-19 Cases in Adults 20 to 45

Florida COVID-19 cases are on the rise, reminding us that variants infect people who were never vaccinated. Cleveland Clinic is seeing more patients since March, and most of them are adults 20 to 45 and require respiratory support. The delta variant is playing a significant role in increased hospitalizations. However,...
Indian River County, FLsebastiandaily.com

Body of Missing Pregnant Woman Found in Gifford

The body of 33-year-old Maria Guadalupe Romo was discovered Friday in discovered in a canal near 28th Avenue and 41st Street. The Indian River County Sheriff’s Office said Romo was 2 1/2 months pregnant. Romo’s death is being treated as a homicide at this time. Deputies were called out to...
Indian River County, FLcbs12.com

Body found in canal in Indian River County

INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, Fla. (CBS12) — A "creepy amount" of buzzards led Indian River County deputies to the discovery of a body in a canal. The canal is in the area of 28th Avenue near 41st Street. Deputies were called out to the area when someone reported a large amount...
Sebastian, FLsebastiandaily.com

Scouts BSA Troop 505 of Sebastian to Raise Funds for Philmont Scout Ranch Trip

Scouts BSA Troop 505 of Sebastian is hosting a car wash on Sunday, August 1, 2021, from 8:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m. at both Sebastian Advance Auto locations. A $5 donation gets customers a clean car and helps send these boys on this extraordinary adventure at Philmont Scout Ranch, New Mexico. They will be accepting cash and credit/debit at both locations and have cold bottled water available for customers.